KAOHSIUNG, Taiwan Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen on Tuesday vowed to defend the democratic island's sovereignty with the construction of a new fleet of domestically-developed submarines, a key project supported by the United States to counter neighbouring China. | Video
TAIPEI, Nov 19 As Asians travellers tentatively
return to the skies amid the coronavirus pandemic, some are
choosing to wear special suits covering much of their body to
protect them against the virus.
TAITUNG, Taiwan In the forests and on remote offshore islands of Taiwan, a group of conservationists are racing to collect as many rare plant species as they can before they are lost to climate change and human encroachment. | Video
TAIPEI Taiwan bid farewell on Saturday to former president Lee Teng-hui, dubbed "Mr. Democracy" for ending autocratic rule in favour of free elections and championing Taiwan's separate identity from China, as Beijing again sent jets close to the island. | Video
TAIPEI, Sept 19 Taiwan bid farewell on Saturday
to late-president Lee Teng-hui, dubbed "Mr. Democracy" for
ending autocratic rule in favour of free elections and
championing Taiwan's separate identity from China.
TAICHUNG, Taiwan Standing amid rows of metal-bound barrels in a vineyard, Chen Chien-hao holds up a glass of wine to scrutinise its golden hue. | Video
KEELUNG, Taiwan Taiwan resumed an island-hopping ocean cruise on Sunday, joining a handful of places in the world to restart voyages after the coronavirus pandemic brought the industry to a virtual standstill.
TAICHUNG, Taiwan Taiwan's air, sea and land forces conducted live-fire exercises simulating the repulsion of an invading force on Thursday, with President Tsai Ing-wen saying it showed their determination to defend the democratic and Chinese-claimed island. | Video
TAIPEI Taiwan's main opposition party again occupied parliament on Tuesday to protest against the nomination of a close aide to the president to a top-level watchdog, after fighting with ruling party lawmakers to get into the building.
TAIPEI Starved of the travel experience during the coronavirus lockdown? One Taiwanese airport has the solution - a fake itinerary where you check in, go through passport control and security and even board the aircraft. You just never leave. | Video