Stories By Victoria Jen
124 Jul 2014 Thu
Taiwanese authorities have defended their decision to allow TransAsia flight GE222 to fly in bad weather, as angry relatives question if that is what caused the plane to crash.
222 Jul 2014 Tue
Thousands of tourists have evacuated the outlying islands of Taiwan as the territory prepares for its first major tropical storm of the year. Typhoon Matmo is expected to make landfall on the northeast coast early Wednesday, and is currently packing gusts of 173 kilometres per hour.
301 Jul 2014 Tue
Taiwan's pro-independence Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) has said it is ready to engage in dialogue with Beijing.
425 Jun 2014 Wed
China's top official in charge of Taiwan affairs, Zhang Zhijun, has held talks with his Taiwanese counterpart on a landmark visit to the island.
520 Jun 2014 Fri
Taiwan fears it will lose more of its flat panel display market share to its rivals, especially after Seoul and Beijing complete their free trade deal at the end of the year.
605 Jun 2014 Thu
A high-profile bribery scandal involving a government official and the largest public housing project in Taiwan threatens the future availability of affordable housing on the island and the winning chances of the ruling Kuomintang (KMT) party in local elections.
723 May 2014 Fri
The former chief of Taiwan's opposition Democratic Progressive Party, who is expected to regain her position as chairperson in the upcoming vote on Sunday, is aiming to take another shot at the presidency in 2016.
820 May 2014 Tue
Taiwan's Vice Economic Minister Shen Jong Chin will head to Hanoi on Wednesday to discuss compensation for Taiwanese companies hit by last week's anti-China riots in Vietnam.
916 May 2014 Fri
According to Taiwan's Ministry of Economic Affairs, more than 100 Taiwanese companies in Vietnam were attacked and looted, over 10 factories set ablaze and two Taiwanese injured.
1028 Apr 2014 Mon
Taiwan has suspended the construction of its fourth nuclear power plant, after thousands took to the streets in protest against the controversial project. A referendum is expected to be held to decide the fate of the plant, called Nuke 4.