Our policy on Taiwan clear, consistent: India says will promote trade, investment with disputed island nation

India's position on Taiwan was articulated by Minister of State for External Affairs V Muraleedharan while replying to a question in Rajya Sabha.

published on : 3rd December 2021

China lashes out at Shinzo Abe over former leader's Taiwan warning

Despite strong economic and cultural links and Beijing's insistence that Taiwan must eventually be unified with it, only a small percentage of Taiwanese support such a union.

published on : 1st December 2021

China's Taiwan jet incursions at second-highest level in November

Beijing has ramped up pressure on Taiwan since President Tsai Ing-wen came to power in 2016, as she rejects its stance that the island is part of "one China".

published on : 1st December 2021

Baltic lawmakers meet Taiwan's Tsai, stepping up cooperation

Earlier in November, Taiwan opened a de facto embassy in Lithuania under the name of Taiwanese Representative Office. Lithuania also plans to open a representative office in Taiwan.

published on : 29th November 2021

US lawmakers meet with Taiwan president in surprise visit

Taiwan has been self-ruled since the two sides split during a civil war in 1949, but China considers the island part of its own territory.

published on : 26th November 2021

China protests passage of US destroyer through Taiwan Strait

China protested the passage of a US Navy destroyer through the Taiwan Strait, calling it a deliberate move to undermine stability in the region.

published on : 23rd November 2021

China threatens Lithuania over Taiwan office opening

Foreign Ministry spokesperson Zhao Lijian said Lithuania would “reap what it sows,” but gave no details.

published on : 19th November 2021

Cyber Security collaboration is significant for India-Taiwan bilateral ties: Taiwan official

'The world is changing in the Artificial Intelligence age, so setting a safe cyber security is necessary,' Prof Wang, Director, Science & Technology, Taipei Economic and Cultural Centre in India, said

published on : 18th November 2021

Taiwan deploys advanced F-16V fighter jets amid China threat

Beijing has been stepping up its threat by sending fighter jets in combat formations into Taiwan’s buffer zone on a regular basis, along with longer-range missions into the Western Pacific.

published on : 18th November 2021

Biden, Xi try to tamp down tension in long virtual meeting

Facing domestic pressures at home, both Biden and Xi seemed determined to lower the temperature in what for both sides is their most significant — and frequently turbulent — relationship.

published on : 16th November 2021

Biden and Xi meet virtually as US-China chasm widens

Biden would have preferred to meet Xi in person, but the Chinese leader has not left his country since before the start of the coronavirus pandemic.

published on : 16th November 2021

US, China trade Taiwan warnings ahead of Biden-Xi summit

Washington switched diplomatic recognition from Taipei to Beijing in 1979, but an act of Congress passed that year requires the United States to provide weapons to Taiwan for self-defense.

published on : 14th November 2021

Chinese forces exercise near Taiwan in response to US visit

The U.S. has strong but informal relations with Taiwan, and tensions have been rising between the U.S. and China over several issues including Hong Kong, the South China Sea, the coronavirus pandemic.

published on : 10th November 2021

Taiwan says China seeking to degrade its military and morale

China has been stepping up its threats to use force to against Taiwan by holding military exercises and sending planes close to the island.

published on : 9th November 2021

China capable of blocking Taiwanese air, sea lines: Taiwan defence ministry

Taiwan lives under the constant threat of invasion by China, which sees the self-ruled democratic island as part of its territory to be brought into its fold, by force if necessary.

published on : 9th November 2021
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