Consul Li: China to uphold peace

CHINESE Consul-General in Cebu Jia Li assures that China will uphold ‘peaceful reunification’ with Taiwan while blaming the United States and its allies for “inciting” tension and division in the contested region.In a media briefing explaining the stand of the People’s Republic of China (PRC) on the issue of rising tension, Li assured China will […]

Pelosi visits Japan after Taiwan trip sparked outsized military drills by Beijing

TOKYO – US House of Representatives Speaker Nancy Pelosi will meet Japanese officials in Tokyo on Friday, following a visit to Taiwan that Beijing answered with unprecedented military drills and missile launches including five that landed within Japan‘s exclusive economic zone. Ms. Pelosi’s brief trip to Taiwan, where she arrived unannounced with a congressional delegation […]

Tell it to SunStar: ​Statement by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the People’s Republic of China on Pelosi’s Taiwan visit

On Aug. 2, 2022, in disregard of China’s strong opposition and serious representations, Speaker of the US House of Representatives Nancy Pelosi visited China’s Taiwan region. This is a serious violation of the one-China principle and the provisions of the three China-US joint communiqués. It has a severe impact on the political foundation of China-US […]

Editorial: Philippines and the China-Taiwan tension

United States House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s visit to Taiwan, a de facto democratic country that’s officially known as Republic of China (ROC), has angered the authoritarian People’s Republic of China (PRC), further straining the US-PRC diplomatic relations.The Global Times, an English-language newspaper under Chinese Communist Party’s flagship newspaper the People’s Daily, ran an editorial on […]

China warns top US general off ‘arbitrary provocations’

WASHINGTON/BEIJING — A senior Chinese military officer warned his US counterpart on Thursday that any “arbitrary provocations” would be met with a “firm counterstrike” by China, but added that the two sides should strengthen dialogue and control risks.  The world’s two largest economies are at loggerheads over a series of contentious issues, from the status […]

Ukraine is model for Taiwan defense should China violate its ‘sovereignty’ — US official

WASHINGTON — Ukraine’s stiff resistance against the invasion by Russian forces could be a model for Taiwan to defend itself should China choose to violate the island’s “sovereignty” by attacking, a senior US defense official told a Senate hearing on Thursday. The United States, like most countries, does not have formal ties with Taiwan but […]

Witness Twelve MedTech Startups showcasing latest HealthTech Innovations

TAIPEI, TW, Aug 23, 2021 – (ACN Newswire via – SC Hospital (SCMH) and IRCAD Taiwan are collaborating with BE Accelerator, the largest healthcare accelerator in Asia, to present Batch 5, ‘DemoDay 2021: Applied Technologies for Minimally Invasive Surgery’. It’s the celebration of 12 brilliant startups x 24 intensive weeks, sharing their applied technologies […]