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Taiwan’s gay marriage law victory not an obvious win for its President

01-Jun-2019 Intellasia | LowyinStitute | 6:00 AM

Taiwan recently made history by becoming the first country in Asia to legalise marriages between same-sex couples. On May 24, 526 couples throughout Taiwan registered the [...]
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Volcanoes in northern Taiwan proven active: researcher

01-Jun-2019 Intellasia | FocusTaiwan | 6:00 AM

Tatun Volcanoes in Taipei City and the volcanic island of Guishan off Yilan County have both been revealed to be active, after a long-term study, according to an Academia [...]
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Taiwan’s army repulses simulated Chinese beach assault

01-Jun-2019 Intellasia | TaiwanNews | 6:00 AM

Taiwan’s military simulated counterattack to landing of PLA forces on beach in S. Taiwan Troops from Taiwan’s Army, Navy, and Air Force took part in a mock [...]
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US special adviser for children’s issues visits Taiwan

01-Jun-2019 Intellasia | FocusTaiwan | 6:00 AM

The US Department of State Special Adviser for Children’s Issues Suzanne Lawrence arrived in Taiwan Wednesday to attend the debut of a US-Taiwan meeting to protect [...]
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Taiwan holds military drills, vows to defend against Chinese aggression

31-May-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Taiwan’s air, sea and land forces conducted a drill to repel an invading force on Thursday, as its defence minister pledged to defend the self-ruled island against [...]
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China signals won’t follow Taiwan in allowing same-sex marriage

31-May-2019 Intellasia | CNA | 6:00 AM

The Chinese government signalled on Wednesday (May 29) that it would not follow Taiwan’s example on same-sex marriage after the first legal unions in Asia were hailed [...]
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Taiwan should remove ‘irritants’ to trade agreement with US: AmCham

31-May-2019 Intellasia | Focus Taiwan | 6:00 AM

Taiwan should remove any “existing irritants” in the US-Taiwan trade relationship and push for a bilateral trade agreement (BTA) with the US particularly as the [...]
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Taiwan lands aircraft on highway as part of military drills

31-May-2019 Intellasia | Defense News | 6:00 AM

Taiwan landed warplanes on a normally busy highway Tuesday to simulate a response to a Chinese attack on its airfields, part of annual drills designed to showcase the [...]
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No military purchases from Taiwan companies on US blacklist: MND

31-May-2019 Intellasia | Focus Taiwan | 6:00 AM

Taiwan’s military has not purchased products from eight Taiwanese companies that have recently been put on a US Department of Commerce blacklist, military officials [...]
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Beijing angered by Taiwan president’s meeting with Tiananmen Square activists

Beijing angered by Taiwan president’s meeting with Tiananmen Square activists

31-May-2019 Intellasia | Taiwan News | 6:00 AM

Tsai Ing-wen met last week with Chinese activists involved in the democracy protests, the first Taiwan president to do so in 30 years President Tsai Ing-wen’s recent [...]
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Taiwan’s military trains for a Chinese invasion on the beach

31-May-2019 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Taiwanese tanks and soldiers have fired at simulated Chinese forces in an anti-invasion drill on the island’s coast. The live-fire drill on Thursday at a beach in [...]
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Taiwan should diversify exports amid trade war: IMD economist

31-May-2019 Intellasia | Focus Taiwan | 6:00 AM

Taiwan needs to diversify the products it exports and the markets it sells to if it wants to ease pressures it faces from the United States-China trade war, an economist with [...]
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Taiwan’s Acer considers moving production out of China

30-May-2019 Intellasia | Taiwan News | 6:00 AM

A protracted trade war between the US and China is not good news for the global market, Acer CEO believes Chair and CEO of Acer Inc., Jason Chen said Acer is considering [...]
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Taiwan moves up to 16th in IMD competitiveness rankings

30-May-2019 Intellasia | Focus Taiwan | 6:00 AM

Taiwan is ranked 16th in global competitiveness by the Swiss-based International Institute for Management Development (IMD), up one position from last year, in its 2019 [...]
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Taiwan, Austria sign MOU on investment cooperation

30-May-2019 Intellasia | Focus Taiwan | 6:00 AM

Taiwan and Austria signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) Monday to encourage investment cooperation between the two countries, according to a statement issued by the [...]
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