Taiwan

Tennis: Taiwan’s Tseng wins Wimbledon boys’ title

LONDON: Taiwan's Tseng Chun-Hsin won the Wimbledon boys' title for the first time on Sunday (Jul 15) as the 16-year-old claimed his second junior Grand Slam crown this year. Tseng ended Jack Draper's bid to become the first British winner of the Wimbledon boys' singles title in 56 years with a 6-1 ...

Citibank Taiwan wins Excellence’s “Best CSR Award” again

Citibank Taiwan has fulfilled its corporate social responsibility on the island for more than 50 years. What the leading bank does is not only More Than Philanthropy, but also Community Progress Maker. Besides that, Citi won the local financial monthly Excellence’s “Best Corporate Social Respons...

Chinese Pressure From Beijing to Berlin On Anniversary of Liu Xiaobo’s Death

This week brought both the first anniversary of the death of Nobel Peace laureate Liu Xiaobo, and the sudden release from house arrest of his widow, Liu Xia. If the latter was in part a coalition-building maneuver by China in its mounting trade conflict with the United States, it was also the produc...

KMT owns largest assets of all political parties in Taiwan

Taipei, July 13 (CNA)-The opposition Kuomintang (KMT) still has the most assets of any political party in Taiwan, the Ministry of the Interior (MOI) said Friday, citing the latest political party assets declaration data. Speaking at a news conference, Deputy Interior Minister Lin Tzu-ling (林...

Magnitude 4.5 quake hits eastern Taiwan

Taipei, July 14 (CNA)-A magnitude 4.5 earthquake struck eastern Taiwan at 2:32 a.m. Saturday, according to the Central Weather Bureau (CWB). No damage or casualties were immediately reported. The epicenter of the earthquake was located about 24.8 kilometers north of Taitung County Hall at a depth ...

More Taiwanese Traveling to Vietnam

Hanoi, July 11 (CNA)-The number of visits by Taiwanese travelers to Vietnam amounted to 338,956 in the first half of this year, representing a growth of 13.8 percent compared with the same period of last year, according to statistics released by Vietnam’s National Administration of Tourism. ...