Tag archive for ‘Taiwan’
Taiwan's President Tsai Ing-wen
By nsnbc On Sunday, January 15th, 2017

Taiwan Protests Against Nigerea’s Decision to Close its Trade Office to Please Beijing

nsnbc : Taiwan protested against Nigeria’s decision to ask Taiwan to close its trade office in the Nigerian capital Abuja. Taiwan described the move as an attempt by Beijing to push Taiwan out of Africa’s More...

Taiwan's President Tsai Ing-wen
By nsnbc On Saturday, January 7th, 2017

Beijing Watches with Eagle Eyes as Taiwanese President Visits US and Latin America

nsnbc : Taiwan’s President Tsai Ing-wen left for the United States on Saturday. Her nine-day-long trip primarily focuses on visits of Taiwan’s Latin American partners, but the two stopovers in Houston More...

By nsnbc On Sunday, December 4th, 2016

Beijing Blasts Trump for Crushing into the One-China Porcellain Store

nsnbc : The government of the People’s Republic of China expressed “solemn complaints” with the United States after U.S. President-elect Donald Trump spoke with Taiwanese leader Tsai Ing-wen over More...

Taiwan's Presidential Press.
By Fahwad Al-Khadoumi On Thursday, August 11th, 2016

Taiwan Apoligizes to Indigenous People for 400 Years of Abuse

Fahwad Al-Khadoumi (nsnbc) : Taiwan’s President Tsai Ing-wen gave a formal apology to the island’s indigenous people for centuries of abuse. Tsai, who is Taiwan’s only political leader with aboriginal More...

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By nsnbc On Tuesday, June 7th, 2016

Taiwan Won’t Recognize Chinese Air Defense Zone Over South China Sea

nsnbc : Taiwan’s Defense Minister, Feng Shih-kuan, told MPs during a parliamentary session on Monday, that Taiwan won’t recognize any Chinese Air Defense Identification Zone (ADIZ) over the South China More...

Chinese fishermen as depicted in Chinese media. Larger vessels protected by Chinese Coast Guard units tell China's neighbors that there are bigger fish to fry.
By nsnbc On Wednesday, June 1st, 2016

South China Sea Arbitration A Fishy Affair for China, Philippines and Neighbors

nsnbc : Tensions over China’s territorial claims in the South China Sea marked by its nine-dotted-line and the international litigation that has been initiated by the Philippines is simmering and heats up More...

Taiwan Shark Fins, courtesy Eazy Traveler Wikimedia CC 2.0
By nsnbc On Monday, April 25th, 2016

Taiwan Fishing Industry “Out of Control”: Greenpeace

 nsnbc : Greenpeace reported that Taiwan’s fishing industry was “out of control”, citing rampant shark finning as well as labor and human rights abuses. Taiwan has one of the world’s biggest More...

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By Christof Lehmann On Tuesday, April 19th, 2016

Landing of Chinese Military Plane on Spratly Island Concerns South China Sea Neighbors

Christof Lehmann  (nsnbc) : A Chinese military aircraft made the first “official” landing on the disputed Spratly Island in the South China Sea. China’s territorial claims within what it designates More...

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By nsnbc On Saturday, February 13th, 2016

Assets of Jailed Taiwan High-Rise Developers Frozen – 113 Bodies Recovered, 4 Missing

nsnbc : Search and Rescue teams have recovered the remains of 113 people from the ruin and rubble of the 17-story Weiguan Jinlong building the collapsed during an earthquake, Saturday, one week ago. At least 4 More...

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By New Eastern Outlook On Friday, February 12th, 2016

Situation Unfolding Around Post-election Taiwan

Vladimir Terehov (NEO) : The results of the presidential and legislative elections held in Taiwan on January 16, 2016, where the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) won a sweeping victory, were assessed differently More...