Wednesday, September 2, 2015
A defendant in a controversial death penalty case was declared innocent after his ninth appeal yesterday, exactly 20 years after his alleged crime.
Former Vice-President Lien Chan highlighted the role of Nationalists and Communists in fighting Japan 70 years ago, during a meeting with Chinese leader Xi Jinping yesterday in Beijing.
Descendants of three former U.S. presidents said yesterday that they have not received invitations to participate in commemorations of the 70th anniversary of the end of World War II in Beijing.
Taiwan's Ministry of Foreign Affairs held a commemorative event Tuesday, on the eve of the 70th anniversary of Japan submitting the instrument of surrender at the end of World War II, which also marked the end of the Republic of China's War of Resistance against Japan (1937-1945).
Former Vice-President Lien Chan's recent visit to China highlights the challenges of Taiwan's democracy and of maintaining stable cross-strait relations. Since Taiwan remains deeply divided on the past, present and future in relation to its giant neighbor, visits by its former officials can generate angst,.....
A former People's Liberation Army (PLA) officer was given a prison term of four years for violation of the National Security Act Tuesday.
Indonesia will include another 30 countries in its visa waiver program next year, and Taiwan is likely to be put on the list, Indonesian Tourism Minister Arief Yahya said Monday.
Because this is a strong El Nino year, Taiwan could face only one fall typhoon, the Central Weather Bureau (CWB) said Tuesday.
A magnitude-4.8 earthquake rattled Taiwan's southwest coast Tuesday afternoon, with light shaking felt in the southern city of Kaohsiung.
Taiwan will become one of the first few countries to sell the successors to Apple Inc.'s iPhone 6 and 6 Plus models, according to a source familiar with the matter.