62 hurt as light rail train derails in Hong Kong

2013-05-17 19:06:01

At least 62 people were injured after a light rail train derailed in Tin Shui Wai, Hong Kong, with three seriously hurt sent to Tuen Mun Hospital.

Taiwan sends officials to investigate slaying

2013-05-17 03:06:39

Taiwan dispatched a large investigative delegation to the Philippines after Manila's fence-mending efforts failed to quell escalating tension.
Taiwan-Philippines dispute grows

Fair to promote cross-Straits ties

2013-05-16 22:01:47

The 15th Cross-Straits Fair for Economy and Trade will open on Saturday in Fuzhou, promoting the flow of investment between Taiwan and the mainland.

Taiwan conducts fishery protection drill

2013-05-16 18:48:32

Several Taiwan's naval vessels, coast guard ships and fighter jets conducted a fishery protection drill in waters south of Taiwan on Thursday.

Taiwan-Philippines dispute grows

2013-05-16 02:49:53

Taipei imposed further sanctions on Manila on Wednesday, despite an apology from Philippine President Benigno Aquino that attempted to ease a weeklong rift between the two economies.
Philippines to convey apology to Taiwan
Taiwan dissatisfied with Philippine response

Businessmen expected to bridge cross-Straits ties

2013-05-16 01:52:55

The mainland's Taiwan affairs chief has expressed hopes that mainland-based Taiwan businessmen will actively promote the peaceful development of cross-Straits relations.

Taiwan adds sanctions against Philippines

2013-05-15 21:54:28

Taiwan has implemented a new round of sanctions against the Philippines to rebuff the Philippines' response to the killing of a Taiwan fisherman, chief of the island's executive body Jiang Yi-Huah announced Wednesday.

Taiwan's F-16 fighter jet crashes into sea

2013-05-15 19:27:43

A Taiwan's F-16 fighter jet crashed in waters near Chiayi county on Wednesday afternoon.

Taiwan dissatisfied with Philippine response to shooting

2013-05-15 17:29:04

Taiwan's leader Ma Ying-jeou is strongly dissatisfied with the Philippine response to the fatal maritime shooting of a Taiwan fisherman by Philippine Coast Guard officers, an island spokesman said on Wednesday.

Taiwan donates 348m yuan for quake zone

2013-05-15 13:31:50

Taiwan has thus far donated 348 million yuan($56.6 million) to Lushan county on Chinese mainland, that was rocked by a massive earthquake last month.

Taiwan dissatisfied with Philippine response

2013-05-15 13:28:06

Taiwan's leader Ma Ying-jeou is strongly dissatisfied with the Philippine response to the fatal maritime shooting of a Taiwanese fisherman by a Philippine Coast Guard ship, an island spokesperson said on Wednesday.

Taiwan dispatches fleet to protect fishing boats

2013-05-13 01:40:00

Taiwan authorities decided on Sunday to dispatch a fleet to conduct regular patrol in waters following the shooting-death of a fisherman by the Philippine side.