Gulf Times - Taiwan
Taiwan says China "out of control" as it loses El Salvador to Beijing

Taiwan says China "out of control" as it loses El Salvador to Beijing

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.

Taiwan coffee chain vanishes from China food platforms

Taiwan coffee chain vanishes from China food platforms

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.

Nine killed in hospital blaze in Taiwan, 15 injured

Nine killed in hospital blaze in Taiwan, 15 injured

The fire broke out on the 7th floor of the building, which was used for hospice care.

Taiwan targets former gang leader over 'China funding'

Taiwan targets former gang leader over 'China funding'

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.

US airlines' changes to Taiwan references 'incomplete': China

US airlines' changes to Taiwan references 'incomplete': China

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.

American, Delta revise websites to change Taiwan reference

American, Delta revise websites to change Taiwan reference

Reports stated on Tuesday that the three major US carriers were set to change how they refer to Taiwanese airports on their websites.

Taiwan steps in after China turns off tourist taps to Palau

Taiwan steps in after China turns off tourist taps to Palau

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.

Thousands evacuated as Taiwan braces for Typhoon Maria

Thousands evacuated as Taiwan braces for Typhoon Maria

Taiwan evacuated thousands of residents in mountainous areas while offices and schools were closed and flights cancelled Tuesday as Typhoon Maria ...

Flights cancelled as Taiwan battens down for super typhoon

Flights cancelled as Taiwan battens down for super typhoon

Troops were deployed in some areas, with heavy rain and winds expected later on Tuesday and early on Wednesday.

Chinese warships drill in waters near Taiwan

Chinese warships drill in waters near Taiwan

A formation of Chinese warships has been holding daily combat drills for more than a week in waters near Taiwan, China's state media said on Tuesday, amid heightened tension between Beijing and the self-ruled island.

Japan airlines change 'Taiwan' to 'China Taiwan' on websites

Japan airlines change 'Taiwan' to 'China Taiwan' on websites

Japan Airlines and All Nippon Airways said their alteration was made on June 12 and was meant to accommodate customers.

US unveils 'milestone' new de facto embassy in Taiwan

US unveils 'milestone' new de facto embassy in Taiwan

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.