Taiwan vowed on Tuesday to fight China's "increasingly out of control" behaviour after Taipei lost another ally to Beijing when El Salvador became the third country to switch allegiances to China this year.
85C Bakery Cafe found itself in the crosshairs following a visit to one of its stores in Los Angeles this week by Tsai Ing-wen, the president of self-ruled Taiwan.
The fire broke out on the 7th floor of the building, which was used for hospice care.
Investigators in Taiwan have searched the home and party offices of a pro-China former gang leader known as "White Wolf" in a probe over donations ahead of key elections.
China has demanded that foreign firms, and airlines in particular, do not refer to self-ruled Taiwan as a non-Chinese territory on their websites.
Reports stated on Tuesday that the three major US carriers were set to change how they refer to Taiwanese airports on their websites.
Taiwan has stepped in to help its ally Palau attract more tourists after an airline from the Micronesian nation said it was forced to shut under pressure from China.
Taiwan evacuated thousands of residents in mountainous areas while offices and schools were closed and flights cancelled Tuesday as Typhoon Maria ...
Troops were deployed in some areas, with heavy rain and winds expected later on Tuesday and early on Wednesday.
Japan Airlines and All Nippon Airways said their alteration was made on June 12 and was meant to accommodate customers.
The United States on Tuesday unveiled a new $255 million de facto embassy in Taiwan in what was hailed as a ‘milestone’ in relations, drawing the ire of China which considers the self-ruled island as part of its territory.