Sat, 21 Apr 2018 20:27:50
China carries out aircraft carrier drills in Pacific as Taiwan tensions rise
China has carried out aircraft carrier drills in the Pacific, its navy said Saturday, ramping up tensions with Taiwan over its military exercises in the sensitive region.
Sat, 21 Apr 2018 15:47:35
Sick Udon Thani worker to be repatriated from Taiwan
The Thai Labour Ministry is coordinating with two Taiwanese foundations for the repatriation of a Thai worker who fell sick due to a worm infection in his brain.
Sat, 21 Apr 2018 01:00:00
Taiwanese call-centre scam suspect nabbed while in transit at Bangkok airport
A TAIWANESE man suspected to be a member of a call-centre gang that has been preying on victims across Asia for the past six years was arrested at Suvarnabhumi International Airport early yesterday. The gang had reportedly swindled various people out of Bt100 million.
Fri, 20 Apr 2018 10:36:55
Taiwanese call-centre scam suspect arrested at Suvarnabhumi airport
A Taiwanese man suspected to be a member of a call-centre gang was arrested at the Suvarnabhumi Airport early on Friday.
Fri, 20 Apr 2018 01:00:00
China’s military drills far more than simply ‘sabre rattling’
The People’s Liberation Army held live-fire military drills on Wednesday in the Taiwan Straits sending a clear political message to both the island and the world: The Chinese mainland will never allow Taiwan to secede from the motherland.
Wed, 18 Apr 2018 09:44:46
China to hold military drills in Taiwan Strait
China was scheduled to hold live-fire drills in the Taiwan Strait Wednesday, flexing its military muscle after warning Taipei about seeking independence or closer ties with Washington.
Sun, 15 Apr 2018 13:05:32
Thai masseur accused of raping tourist
A 27-year-old Thai masseur was arrested early on Sunday for allegedly raping a Taiwanese tourist during an April 12 massage session at the shop in downtown Bangkok but the man claimed the sex was consensual and the customer even gave him a Bt100 tip.
Fri, 13 Apr 2018 01:00:00
Taiwan must be allowed to share its success story at world health forum
Taiwan was not invited to attend the 70th World Health Assembly (WHA) as an observer in 2017.
Thu, 12 Apr 2018 06:47:35
China’s military ranked world’s third strongest, India on fourth position
China and eight other Asian countries – Japan, South Korea, Pakistan, Indonesia, Vietnam, Taiwan and Thailand- among 20 most powerful world militaries out of 133 countries.
Mon, 09 Apr 2018 09:49:16
Alliance announced between cashback and e-commerce platforms
Online cashback platform firm ShopBack is partnering with Shopee, an e-commerce platform in Southeast Asia and Taiwan, after the latter was named by customers as their most requested merchant.
Wed, 21 Mar 2018 14:12:08
China's aircraft carrier sails by Taiwan as tensions rise
Taipei - China's sole aircraft carrier has passed through the Taiwan Strait, the island's defence ministry said Wednesday, as Beijing warned against any move to "separate the country".
Sat, 17 Mar 2018 09:15:40
Trump approves official travel to Taiwan
President Donald Trump signed off Friday on new rules allowing top level US officials to travel to Taiwan to meet their Taipei counterparts, a move that will anger Beijing.
Mon, 12 Mar 2018 01:00:00
History repeats itself on the Singapore stage
A Taiwanese company makes Shakespeare’s history plays fun and relevant again, even in Mandarin
Mon, 26 Feb 2018 17:33:12
Final bodies removed from rubble of Taiwan quake
The last two victims of an earthquake that hit the Taiwan tourist hotspot of Hualien three weeks ago have finally been removed from the rubble of a collapsed hotel.
Mon, 26 Feb 2018 01:00:00
Looking south for tourist dollars
With visitors from China falling off, Taiwan turns its attention to Southeast Asia and Australia