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Korea, Taiwan benefit most from trade deal

17-Apr-2019 Intellasia | Asia Times | 6:38 AM

China’s equity market was the world’s surprise performer, for reasons few analysts anticipated. The crowded trade at the beginning of 2019 assumed an early [...]
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Taiwan president says island not intimidated by Chinese military drills

Taiwan president says island not intimidated by Chinese military drills

17-Apr-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:38 AM

Taiwan is not intimidated by China’s military drills this week, President Tsai Ing-wen said on Tuesday, after the latest Chinese military manoeuvres were denounced by a [...]
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Foxconn chair mulls presidential bid; plans to withdraw from daily ops

17-Apr-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:38 AM

Foxconn’s Chair Terry Gou said on Tuesday he is considering whether to run for Taiwan’s 2020 presidential election, a day after Reuters reported the tycoon [...]
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‘Numerous’ Chinese warplanes transit Bashi Channel south of Taiwan

17-Apr-2019 Intellasia | The Hill | 6:38 AM

A senior US official on Monday denounced Chinese military exercises around Taiwan as “coercion,” Reuters reported. “Any attempt to influence Taiwan through [...]
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Poor air quality forecast for parts of western Taiwan: EPA

16-Apr-2019 Intellasia | CNA | 6:38 AM

Air quality is expected to be poor in some parts of western Taiwan and the outlying islands Monday due to a northeast monsoon blowing atmospheric pollutants toward the [...]
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Save the Taiwan Relations Act, but scrap ambiguity: Defend Taiwan

16-Apr-2019 Intellasia | The Hill | 6:38 AM

This past week marked the 40th anniversary of the Taiwan Relations Act (TRA), the indignant congressional response to President Jimmy Carter’s switch of diplomatic [...]
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Taiwan celebrates 40th Anniversary of Relations Act

15-Apr-2019 Intellasia | Breakingbeli Zenews | 6:00 AM

On April 9, 2019, President of Taiwan, Tsai Ing Wen attended a video conference with Tink Tanks of the United States of America in commemoration of the 40th anniversary of [...]
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Taiwan: Tension with China Strengthens Ties with the US

Taiwan: Tension with China Strengthens Ties with the US

15-Apr-2019 Intellasia | Unpo | 6:00 AM

A US delegation led by House Speaker Paul Ryan arrived in Taiwan on Wednesday, 10 April 2019, to mark the 40th anniversary of the US Taiwan Relations Act. While the relations [...]
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Chinese academic deported for breaching entry permit rules in Taiwan

13-Apr-2019 Intellasia | Focus Taiwan | 6:00 AM

Visiting Chinese scholar Li Yi was deported from Taiwan Friday morning because he was scheduled to make a public speech, which would have violated the terms of his entry [...]
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US Official Reaffirms Security Commitment to Taiwan

13-Apr-2019 Intellasia | NTD | 6:00 AM

US State Department officials reaffirmed the United States commitment to Taiwan’s security at a think tank seminar on April 9. Ahead of the 40th anniversary of the [...]
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Taiwan to deport Chinese scholar for violation of entry permit rules

13-Apr-2019 Intellasia | Focus Taiwan | 6:00 AM

Visiting Chinese scholar Li Yi will be asked to leave Taiwan because he is scheduled to make a public speech, which would not only violate the terms of his entry permit but [...]
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McDonald’s Taiwan to Stop Distributing Plastic Straws by June

13-Apr-2019 Intellasia | Environmental Leader | 6:00 AM

Today, McDonald’s Taiwan announced it would stop using plastic straws at all of its locations by June. Beginning April 12, McDonald’s Taiwan will begin promoting [...]
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Taiwan President presses bilateral trade agreement with US

13-Apr-2019 Intellasia | Taiwan News | 6:00 AM

President Tsai Ing-wen met with a US State Department trade official on April 12 President Tsai Ing-wen on Friday (April 12) reaffirmed her administration’s position on [...]
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Children in Taiwan at high risk from traffic-related asthma: report

13-Apr-2019 Intellasia | Focus Taiwan | 6:00 AM

Taiwan has the fourth highest rate of new traffic-related child asthma cases among 194 nations according to a landmark study, the equivalent of 420 new cases every 100,000 [...]
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Matsu pilgrimages spotlight Taiwan’s rich religious traditions

13-Apr-2019 Intellasia | Taiwan News | 6:00 AM

Every spring, throngs of worshippers parade through cities and counties across Taiwan alongside palanquins bearing statues of Mazu, goddess of the sea. These pilgrimages are [...]
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