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US supports Taiwan’s meaningful participation in Interpol

18-Oct-2018 Intellasia | Focus Taiwan | 6:00 AM

The United States supports Taiwan’s meaningful participation in international organisations, Interpol included, a US State Department spokesperson said Tuesday. The [...]
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Pope Francis responds favourably to invitation to visit Taiwan: VP

17-Oct-2018 Intellasia | Focus Taiwan | 6:00 AM

Pope Francis has responded favourably to an invitation to visit Taiwan, vice President Chen Chien-jen said Tuesday upon his return from a trip to the Holy See. The main [...]
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These are the deadly US weapons Taiwan really wants to counter China

17-Oct-2018 Intellasia | Business Insider | 6:00 AM

A senior official Pentagon official’s comments last week that the United States is moving towards a “more normal foreign military sales relationship” with [...]
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3 Taiwanese arrested in Korea for drug smuggling

17-Oct-2018 Intellasia | Focus Taiwan | 6:00 AM

South Korean authorities have arrested six members of a drug trafficking syndicate, including three Taiwanese, in connection with smuggling 112 kilograms of methamphetamine [...]
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Taiwan war game to mimic Chinese aircraft carrier attack

17-Oct-2018 Intellasia | Atimes | 6:00 AM

Taiwan will hold a war game on Tuesday aimed at simulating an attack by China’s only operational aircraft carrier, the Liaoning. Taiwan’s army has juggled several [...]
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181 caught smuggling Chinese meat into Taiwan during September1-August14

17-Oct-2018 Intellasia | Taiwan News | 6:00 AM

181 people fined for attempting to bring illegal Chinese meat into Taiwan, during African swine fever epidemic From September 1 to October 14, 181 people were caught trying [...]
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A look at Taiwan’s smallest military post

17-Oct-2018 Intellasia | Taiwan News | 6:00 AM

Shiyu is a tiny islet of Kinmen less than 1 square kilometer in size Taiwan’s Kinmen County, which consists of a number of outlying islands, is well-known for its [...]
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Taiwan will benefit from ‘developed’ country status in WTO: Deng

16-Oct-2018 Intellasia | Focus Taiwan | 6:00 AM

Taiwan’s decision to be designated as developed economy in the World Trade Organisation (WTO) shows its commitment to trade liberalisation and open market and will be [...]
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Taiwan invites Pope Francis to visit, following landmark China-Vatican pact

16-Oct-2018 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Taiwan has invited Pope Francis to visit, its President Tsai Ing-wen said, just weeks after the Vatican reached a milestone deal on the appointment of bishops with China, [...]
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The US weapons Taiwan wants to bolster its defences

The US weapons Taiwan wants to bolster its defences

16-Oct-2018 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:00 AM

A senior official Pentagon official’s comments last week that the United States is moving towards a “more normal foreign military sales relationship” with [...]
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China says US arms sales to Taiwan interfere in its affairs

16-Oct-2018 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

China accused the United States on Sunday of going on the offensive by sending US Navy vessels into the South China Sea and described US arms sales to Taiwan as interference [...]
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What Taiwan can take from Mike Pence’s speech on China

15-Oct-2018 Intellasia | Brookings | 6:00 AM

I imagine that some people in Taiwan were very happy to read vice President Michael Pence’s October 4 speech on China. Pence condemned China for stealing away [...]
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Taiwan seeks to join new TPP, expand Indo-Pacific trade ties

15-Oct-2018 Intellasia | Atimes | 6:00 AM

Island aims to gain membership through CPTPP’s second expansion and has already formed a team of negotiators Taiwan’s foreign ministry announced on Thursday key [...]
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Taiwanese will have to apply online to visit EU from 2021

15-Oct-2018 Intellasia | Taiwan News | 6:00 AM

ETIAS application will cost 7 euro Taiwanese citizens planning to visit the Schengen countries of the European Union will have to fill out an online questionnaire and supply [...]
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Taiwan slams UN for passport discrimination

15-Oct-2018 Intellasia | Taiwan News | 6:00 AM

Even Taiwanese holders of Chinese travel documents have been refused entry: reports The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) on Friday slammed the United Nations for its [...]
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