Archive for November 25th, 2019

Chinese defector: Taiwan TV stations receive China funding

25-Nov-2019 Intellasia | TaiwanNews | 6:02 AM

The former Chinese spy who defected to Australia has disclosed a list of Taiwanese media companies that have been bribed by the Chinese government. During recent interviews [...]
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US expresses concern over China attempts to influence Taiwan vote

US expresses concern over China attempts to influence Taiwan vote

25-Nov-2019 Intellasia | Aljazeera | 6:02 AM

The United States is concerned about China’s attempts to influence Taiwan’s presidential election, the top US official in Taiwan said on Friday, as China stepped [...]
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Taiwan family drama win Chinese ‘Oscars’ amid Beijing snub

25-Nov-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

Taiwanese family drama “A Sun” won top prizes at the Golden Horse film awards Saturday in a year marked by the conspicuous absence of talent from China amid [...]
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US urged to send cabinet officials to Taiwan as China poaches allies

25-Nov-2019 Intellasia | TaiwanNews | 6:02 AM

A former senior advisor to the Trump administration on Friday urged the White House to send a cabinet official to Taiwan whenever Beijing succeeds in poaching a diplomatic [...]
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Australia, Taiwan on the path to deeper ties

25-Nov-2019 Intellasia | TaipeiTimes | 6:02 AM

This year, the Australian Office in Taipei has promoted further economic, cultural and people-to-people links between Australia and Taiwan under theme “Sharing our [...]
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Taiwan’s Lanyu island to receive billion-dollar compensation

25-Nov-2019 Intellasia | TaiwanNews | 6:02 AM

Taiwan’s central government will compensate residents on Taiwan’s outlying island of Lanyu, also known as Orchid Island, for having stored nuclear waste, said the [...]
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Confidence in Taiwan’s economy continues to improve: Cathay Financial

25-Nov-2019 Intellasia | FocusTaiwan | 6:02 AM

Confidence in Taiwan’s economy continued to improve in November as investors turned more upbeat about a possible deal between the United States and China to resolve [...]
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Pentagon sends senior official to Taiwan amid Chinese threats

Pentagon sends senior official to Taiwan amid Chinese threats

25-Nov-2019 Intellasia | TaiwanNews | 6:02 AM

The United States sent one of its most senior Pentagon officials to Taiwan this week for the first time in more than a decade as China ramped up its threats ahead of [...]
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Taiwan to host international transportation safety meeting in 2022

25-Nov-2019 Intellasia | FocusTaiwan | 6:02 AM

Taiwan will host the annual meeting of the International Transportation Safety Association (ITSA) in 2022, which is expected to boost the country’s global visibility, a [...]
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Japan, Korea agreed to hold summit next monthJapan official

25-Nov-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

Japan and South Korea have agreed to hold a summit next month, a Japanese foreign ministry official said on Saturday, returning to contentious talks about their painful [...]
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Korea salvages military pact with Japan at 11th hour

25-Nov-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

South Korea decided Friday against scrapping a critical military intelligence-sharing pact with Japan, in a dramatic 11th-hour U-turn that came as a relief to the United [...]
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Korea, Japan seek summit after intel pact thaw

25-Nov-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

Japan and South Korean foreign ministers agreed Saturday to arrange a summit between their leaders next month, seeking to build on a lowering of tensions after Seoul stuck to [...]
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Good that Singapore and Korea are broadening bilateral cooperation to new areas: PM Lee

25-Nov-2019 Intellasia | CNA | 6:02 AM

It is good that Singapore and South Korea are looking beyond traditional areas of cooperation in trade and investment, and broadening bilateral cooperation to new areas, [...]
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Korea’s decision to stay in intelligence pact with Japan helps US contain China, analysts say

25-Nov-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

South Korea’s conditional extension of its military intelligence-sharing pact with Japan allowing information to continue flowing between the two countries would help [...]
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Singapore, Korea can forge new ties even as they strengthen existing ones: PM Lee in Seoul

25-Nov-2019 Intellasia | StraitsTimes | 6:02 AM

Mention Korea, and most Singaporeans will think of K-Pop and Korean dramas. But even as Singapore and South Korea continue to strengthen ties in traditional areas like [...]
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