Click for Taipei, Taiwan Forecast

Category: TaiwanSubscribe via RSS Feed

Taiwanese man jailed 6.5 years for role in nearly $1M police impersonation scam

06-Jun-2018 Intellasia | Yahoo News | 6:00 AM

A Taiwanese man who was sent to Singapore to be a runner for a transnational syndicate that ran a police impersonation scam was jailed six and a half years on Monday (4 [...]
» More

Taiwan air force F-16 jet goes missing at start of annual live-fire military drills

06-Jun-2018 Intellasia | The Star | 6:00 AM

A Taiwanese fighter jet went missing in northern Taiwan on Monday at the start of the island’s biggest annual military drills, casting a shadow over exercises meant to [...]
» More

China urges United States to properly handle Taiwan issue

06-Jun-2018 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

The United States should properly handle the Taiwan issue, so as to avoid harming two-way ties and stability in the Taiwan Strait, China’s Foreign Ministry said on [...]
» More

Qantas defends listing Taiwan as part of China

06-Jun-2018 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Qantas chief Alan Joyce on Tuesday defended the carrier’s move to list Taiwan as part of China on its websites after Australia’s foreign minister said private [...]
» More

Taiwan president calls for democracy in China on Tiananmen anniversary

06-Jun-2018 Intellasia | Japan Times | 6:00 AM

Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen called on China to “face up” to the violent Tiananmen Square crackdown on the 29th anniversary of the tragedy, saying the [...]
» More

Dropout to Michelin stars: The rise of chef Chan in Taiwan

06-Jun-2018 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Ken Chan has come a long way since he started out wheeling a trolley in a dim sum restaurant, becoming the first chef in his adopted home of Taiwan to win three Michelin [...]
» More

Qantas bends to Beijing by describing Taiwan as Chinese

06-Jun-2018 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Australia’s foreign minister on Tuesday expressed concern at Qantas Airways’ decision to describe Taiwan as a Chinese territory after pressure from Beijing. [...]
» More

As US Confronts China on Trade, Taiwan Tensions Quietly Build

05-Jun-2018 Intellasia | Bloom Berg | 6:00 AM

Even as defense ministers and military chiefs meeting in Singapore called out China for parking missiles on outposts in the disputed South China Sea, a bigger potential [...]
» More

Taiwan government responds to migrants’ demand for dormitory safety

05-Jun-2018 Intellasia | Taiwan News | 6:00 AM

An inter-ministerial meeting is scheduled early June to discuss new regulations that are expected to stipulate the need for a safe distance between dormitories for migrant [...]
» More

Taiwan urges Beijing to respect human rights

05-Jun-2018 Intellasia | Focus Taiwan | 6:00 AM

The Mainland Affairs Council (MAC) on Sunday called on mainland China to promote democratic political reform and guarantee human rights, while urging Beijing to release [...]
» More

Record 28pct of Taiwan companies raised regular pay in 2017: poll

05-Jun-2018 Intellasia | CNA | 6:00 AM

More than 28 percent of firms in Taiwan’s business sector raised regular wages in 2017 as the domestic economy continued to grow, the directorate general of Budget, [...]
» More

Taiwan births down 6.3 pct in 2017

05-Jun-2018 Intellasia | Xin Hua | 6:00 AM

A total of 195,000 babies were born in Taiwan in 2017, down 6.3 percent, according to the island’s interior affairs authority on Sunday. Among the newborns, 48.2 [...]
» More

Second-generation immigrant students are 10pct of Taiwan’s 1st-9th graders

05-Jun-2018 Intellasia | Taiwan News | 6:00 AM

Decreasing trend in immigrant students as decreasing trend in transnational marriages: MOE The latest data released by the Ministry of Education shows that the second [...]
» More

Australia’s Qantas will change Taiwan website reference after Beijing request

05-Jun-2018 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Australia’s Qantas Airways Ltd said it plans to change its website to refer to Taiwan as a Chinese territory, not an independent nation, but that it needed extra time [...]
» More

Taiwan begins assembly of new advanced jet trainers

04-Jun-2018 Intellasia | CNA | 6:00 AM

Assembly of Taiwan’s new advanced jet trainers (AJT) officially began Friday with a launch ceremony held at the Aerospace Industrial Development Corp. (AIDC) in [...]
» More