Fighter jet crashes into sea off Taiwan

2013-05-20 13:02:43

A Mirage 2000 fighter jet, which was on a flight training mission, crashed into waters off northwest county Hsinchu in Taiwan Monday morning.

Filipinos in Taiwan keep low profile

2013-05-18 08:05:36

The Philippines' special envoy to Taiwan on Friday advised thousands of Filipino workers there to eat at home and avoid the streets while emotions run high over the shooting death of a Taiwan fisherman by the Philippine coast guard.

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.