At CNN, Ben Westcott and Yong Xiong report that Beijing has suspended a program allowing individual Chinese tourists to visit Taiwan amid rising tensions between Taipei and Beijing. In a statement, China’s Ministry of Culture and Tourism said the travel ban would come into force on August 1,...
by Sophie Beach | Jan 12, 2020
Taiwan’s President Tsai Ing-wen was decisively reelected on Saturday in an election that had become a referendum on democratic freedoms and Taiwanese autonomy. Winning 57 percent of the vote against Kuomintang challenger...
by Josh Rudolph | Jan 8, 2020
Taiwan’s population is preparing to vote in national presidential and legislative elections on Saturday. At The New York Times, Steven Lee Myers and Chris Horton report on how Chinese aggression has significantly bolstered...
by Josh Rudolph | May 23, 2017
In 2009, Taiwan was granted observer status at the United Nation’s World Health Assembly...
by Samuel Wade | Apr 20, 2017
Taiwanese activist Lee Ming-che went missing on March 19th while entering China from Macau....
by Josh Rudolph | Dec 8, 2016
Official anxiety over the recent election of Donald J. Trump as U.S. president appeared to mount...
by Sophie Beach | Dec 6, 2016
When President-elect Trump spoke by phone to Tsai Ing-wen, referring to her as “the president of...
by Samuel Wade | Dec 2, 2016
Among the many eyebrows raised since Donald Trump’s election to the U.S. presidency, several...
by Cindy | Jun 27, 2016
The Chinese government announced over the weekend that it has suspended all diplomatic...
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