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How to Make Sure Taiwan Is Safe from China: New F-35s and F-16s

17-Aug-2018 Intellasia | National Interest | 6:27 AM

It would take some time for Taiwan to acquire F-35Bs even if they were put on the acquisition list tomorroweven more of a reason to make that decision sooner than later. But, [...]
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Foreign Affairs Ready to Welcome Taiwan’s President Tsai Ing-Wen

17-Aug-2018 Intellasia | Love Fm | 6:27 AM

Tomorrow, will arrive in Belise. It’s quite a momentous occasion requires months of planning. An advance team from Taiwan had been scouting various locations of the [...]
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Taiwan cafe chain that irked Beijing vanishes from food platforms

17-Aug-2018 Intellasia | AFP News | 6:27 AM

A Taiwan coffee chain that faces pressure in China after serving the island’s president has disappeared from Chinese meal-ordering platforms, as Beijing warned it would [...]
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Taiwan still pushing Japan on ‘comfort women’ issue: MOFA

Taiwan still pushing Japan on ‘comfort women’ issue: MOFA

17-Aug-2018 Intellasia | Taiwan News | 6:27 AM

Taiwan is still pushing Japan to face the “comfort women” issue, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) said Wednesday, although it said that the unveiling of the [...]
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Taiwan hotel axes Marriott contract over China naming row

17-Aug-2018 Intellasia | AFP News | 6:27 AM

The owner of a Starwood-branded hotel in Taiwan said Thursday it will terminate its contract with Marriott International, in protest over the US group caving in to Beijing [...]
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Taiwan, Paraguay to join on infrastructure projects

17-Aug-2018 Intellasia | Taipei Times | 6:27 AM

President Tsai Ing-wen on Tuesday arrived in Paraguay, where she and Paraguayan president-elect Mario Abdo Benitez agreed to further expand cooperation. Tsai and Abdo Benitez [...]
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Taiwan company bows to China after boycott threat

17-Aug-2018 Intellasia | AFP | 6:27 AM

A Taiwanese coffee chain has become the latest business to bow to pressure from Beijing after Chinese web users threatened a boycott over a visit to one of its stores by the [...]
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Taiwan leader irks China with rare US speech

16-Aug-2018 Intellasia | Channel News Asia | 6:36 AM

Taiwan’s president has given a speech in the United Statesthe first time in 15 years that a leader of the island has spoken publicly on American soilprompting an [...]
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US concerned about China’s pressures on Taiwan and in South China Sea: Defence official

US concerned about China’s pressures on Taiwan and in South China Sea: Defence official

16-Aug-2018 Intellasia | Straits Times | 6:36 AM

US concerned about China’s pressures on Taiwan and in South China Sea: Defence official The United States will continue to support Taiwan and provide it with defence [...]
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1st ‘comfort women’ statue installed in Taiwan

16-Aug-2018 Intellasia | Mainichi | 6:36 AM

A bronze statue symbolising women forced to work in wartime brothels for the Japanese military was unveiled Tuesday in the southern Taiwan city of Tainan, the first such [...]
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US denies China policy change after Taiwan leader speech in LA

US denies China policy change after Taiwan leader speech in LA

16-Aug-2018 Intellasia | AFP News | 6:36 AM

President Donald Trump’s administration denied Tuesday any change to its “One-China” policy after Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen made a political speech in [...]
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S. Korea Marks First ‘Comfort Women’ Day, Joined by Protestors in Taiwan

16-Aug-2018 Intellasia | VOA | 6:36 AM

People in South Korea and Taiwan unveiled monuments and staged protests on Tuesday to mark Japan’s wartime use of “comfort women,” a euphemism for girls and [...]
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Taiwan leader makes rare US speech

15-Aug-2018 Intellasia | AFP | 7:13 AM

Taiwan’s president has given a speech in the United Statesthe first time in 15 years that a leader of the island has spoken publicly on American soilprompting a rapid [...]
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Taiwan nursing home fire kills nine people, authorities confirm

15-Aug-2018 Intellasia | The Independent | 7:13 AM

A fire at a nursing home in Taiwan has left nine people dead and 16 injured. Authorities were still investigating the cause of the blaze that broke out before 5am, and was [...]
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Foxconn profit below forecast on soaring operating costs, shares fall

15-Aug-2018 Intellasia | Reuters | 7:13 AM

Foxconn posted second-quarter net profit well below expectations as a rise in component costs and unsold inventory weighed on the performance of the Apple supplier and [...]
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