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Taiwan says its people won’t choose dictatorship

01-Jun-2020 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

Taiwan’s people will neither choose dictatorship nor bow to violence, the government said on Friday, after a senior Chinese general said Beijing reserved the right to [...]
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CORONAVIRUS/344 Vietnamese in Taiwan repatriated on government charter flight

01-Jun-2020 Intellasia | Focus Taiwan | 6:02 AM

The Vietnam government repatriated 344 citizens on a charter flight from Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport on Friday and also helped facilitate the return of some [...]
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Taiwan throws its weight behind HK citizens who want to resettle on the island

01-Jun-2020 Intellasia | CNBC | 6:02 AM

Taiwan has pledged to help resettle Hong Kongers who want to leave the city in the face of China’s tightening grip. Beijing on Thursday approved a proposal to draft [...]
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Under shadow of Beijing’s security law, Taiwan president thanks HK bookseller for supporting democracy

01-Jun-2020 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

Taiwan’s President Tsai Ing-wen visited exiled Hong Kong bookseller Lam Wing-kee on Friday in a show of support for Hongkongers amid Beijing’s plan to introduce a [...]
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Taipei ranked No. 20 on destination wish list: Booking.com

01-Jun-2020 Intellasia | Focus Taiwan | 6:02 AM

Taipei was ranked the 20th most popular wish list destination among global travellers over the past two months, at a time when the COVID-19 pandemic has devastated the global [...]
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Taiwan reports 48 consecutive days without local coronavirus cases

01-Jun-2020 Intellasia | Taiwan News | 6:02 AM

Taiwan reported no new Wuhan coronavirus (COVID-19) patients Saturday (May 30), keeping the total at 442 and leaving only 14 people still undergoing treatment. The [...]
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Did Taiwan’s mistrust of China save it from a potential coronavirus disaster?

01-Jun-2020 Intellasia | ABC | 6:02 AM

In the early days, the picture appeared pretty grim for Taiwan. Its proximity to and the number of flights between it and China meant Taiwan population 23 million was [...]
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Taiwan approves Gilead’s remdesivir to treat COVID-19

01-Jun-2020 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

Taiwan’s government said on Saturday it had approved Gilead Sciences’ potential COVID-19 treatment, remdesivir, to treat the illness caused by the novel [...]
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China opposes Taiwan independence, warns against US: PM Li

30-May-2020 Intellasia | The Mainichi | 6:02 AM

Premier Li Keqiang said Thursday that China “firmly” opposes Taiwan independence, urging the United States not to interfere in the cross-strait issue. Taiwan is [...]
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China says military force an option to stop Taiwan’s fight for independence

30-May-2020 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

China will attack Taiwan if there is no other way of stopping it from becoming independent, one of the country’s most senior generals said on Friday, a rhetorical [...]
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Military force ‘last resort’ in US-China tensions over Taiwan

Military force ‘last resort’ in US-China tensions over Taiwan

30-May-2020 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

Tensions with the US over Taiwan are at boiling point, but the use of military force will remain a last resort for China, a leading researcher in Taiwan studies said on the [...]
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Taiwan president meets HK dissident, promises support for protesters

30-May-2020 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

Taiwan president Tsai Ing-wen visited a bookstore run by a prominent Hong Kong dissident Friday, repeating promises of humanitarian support and sanctuary for those fighting [...]
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Taiwan eyes further US arms purchases with new anti-ship missile

30-May-2020 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

Taiwan plans to buy land-based Boeing-made Harpoon anti-ship missiles as part of its military modernisation efforts, its defence ministry said on Thursday, the latest [...]
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Hongkongers who want to flee to Taiwan will go through strict screening, officials say

30-May-2020 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

Hongkongers who want to move to Taiwan, fearing they will lose their rights and freedom after Beijing approved a national security law for the city, will have to go through a [...]
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Attack on Taiwan an option to stop independence, top China general says

Attack on Taiwan an option to stop independence, top China general says

30-May-2020 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

China will attack Taiwan if there is no other way of stopping it from becoming independent, one of the country’s most senior generals said on Friday, a rhetorical [...]
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