Hottest Online News Portal

Tag archive

taiwan

Taiwan Battens Down For Typhoon Talim

in Latest

TAIPEI – Taiwan issued a maritime warning and airlines cancelled some flights on Wednesday as the island braced for Typhoon Talim, which was expected to hit northern cities, including Taipei, and had the potential to become a super typhoon. Talim was expected to gain in strength as it swept towards the capital and other cities,…

Keep Reading

Taiwan To Build Its Own Submarines

in Latest

Kaohsiung – Taiwan’s president Tsai Ing-wen launched the island’s first ever home-grown submarine project in the face of what the government says are growing military threats from China. Yesterday’s move comes after China sent its only aircraft carrier, the Liaoning, through the Taiwan Strait in January, in one of a number of military drills held…

Keep Reading

Beijing Will ‘Take Off The Gloves’ If Trump Continues On Taiwan- China Daily

in Latest/Slider

SHANGHAI (Reuters) – Two influential Chinese newspapers on Monday warned U.S. President-elect Donald Trump that Beijing will “take off the gloves” and Taiwan may be scarified if he continues to provoke Beijing over the self-ruled island once he sworn in on Jan. 20. In an interview with the Wall Street Journal published on Friday, Trump…

Keep Reading

Taiwan Scrambles Jets, Ships After Chinese Aircraft Carrier Enter Taiwan Strait

in Latest

TAIPEI – Taiwan scrambled jets and navy ships on Wednesday (Jan 11) as a group of Chinese warships led by China’s sole aircraft carrier sailed north through the Taiwan Strait, the latest sign of heightened tensions between Beijing and the self-ruled Taiwan. The Soviet-built Liaoning aircraft carrier, returning from exercises in the South China Sea,…

Keep Reading

Najib Extends Condolences To Families Who Lost Loved Ones In Taiwan Quake Disaster

in Latest

  KUALA LUMPUR – Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak has extended condolences to the families who lost loved ones in the earthquake disaster that hit the city of Tainan in Taiwan early today. “I received news of the earthquake which hit Taiwan early today. My condolences to the families and friends of those…

Keep Reading

Call Me Mister: Taiwan, China Presidents To Hold Historic Meeting

in Latest/Slider

THE leaders of Taiwan and China plan to meet in Singapore on Saturday for the first time since the Chinese civil war ended in 1949, according to state media in both countries. Taiwanese President Ma Ying-jeou and Chinese President Xi Jinping will address each other as “mister” rather than their usual honorific titles, and will…

Keep Reading

Chong Wei Gunned Down By Arch Rival Chen Long

in Latest/Sports

KUALA LUMPUR – Malaysia’s campaign in the Taiwan Open ended in the quarterfinals when former world number one Datuk Lee Chong Wei lost to current world number one Chen Long of China 21-17, 20-22, 13-21 at the Taiwan Arena, Friday. Chong Wei, fresh from winning the Canadian Open and United States Grand Prix, found his…

Keep Reading

A Malaysian Involved In Explosion At Formosa Water Park, Taiwan

in Latest

PUTRAJAYA – The Ministry of Foreign Affairs today confirmed that a Malaysian was involved in the explosion incident during the Color Play Asia celebrations that took place at Formosa Water Park, New Taipei City, Taiwan on Saturday evening, 27 June 2015. The victim, Miss Lim Sh Li, who is a medical student at the National…

Keep Reading

Go to Top