Taiwan

Report: Apple Dropping ‘Made in Taiwan’ Labeling to Appease Beijing

Components used in Apple products must now include labels that tie together Taiwan with mainland China to keep the communist nation happy, a Japanese business publication reported last week. According to an Aug. 5 report in Japan’s Nikkei Asia business publication, Beijing is cracking down on customs regulations that require goods made on the island …

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Yoon Suk-yeol slammed for skipping Nancy Pelosi meeting for staycation

Yoon Suk-yeol slammed for skipping Nancy Pelosi meeting for staycation

South Korean President Yoon Suk-yeol is under fire for opting not to cut his holiday short in order to meet face-to-face with House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Thursday — with critics accusing him of not wanting to antagonize China following Pelosi’s visit to Taiwan . The conservative leader’s official reason for not seeing the California …

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Ex-Obama ambassador to China calls Pelosi trip a 'provocation' that makes Biden look 'weak'

Ex-Obama ambassador to China calls Pelosi trip a ‘provocation’ that makes Biden look ‘weak’

Former Sen. Max Baucus, a Democrat from Montana who served as ambassador to China under former President Obama, called House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s (D-Calif.) Taiwan visit Tuesday a “provocation,” adding it made President Biden look “weak.” Baucus in an interview Tuesday evening with CNN’s Jake Tapper repeatedly warned the trip by Pelosi was edging the …

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Taiwan denies China jets crossed strait before Nancy Pelosi arrived

Taiwan denies China jets crossed strait before Nancy Pelosi arrived

Taiwan’s defense ministry denied China’s claim Tuesday that Beijing’s Su-35 fighter jets crossed the sensitive Taiwan Strait ahead of House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s arrival in the island nation — as the Communist power announced a series of military drills and other actions in response to the California Democrat’s trip. Chinese state media had reported that …

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Pompeo targets Biden over possible Pelosi trip to Taiwan

Pompeo targets Biden over possible Pelosi trip to Taiwan

Former Secretary of State Mike Pompeo knocked out the Biden administration for not backing a trip to Taiwan by Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.). “To allow America to be bullied by Chinese propaganda, right after, frankly, President Biden has had a phone call, a long phone call, with [Chinese President] Xi Jinping… would send a really …

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China to hold live-fire exercises in waters near Fujian, opposite Taiwan

China to hold live-fire exercises in waters near Fujian, opposite Taiwan

CNN — China is planning to conduct live-fire exercises on Saturday in waters near Pingtan Island of Fujian province, which is opposite the self-governing island of Taiwan. The Pingtan Maritime Safety Administration issued a navigation warning about the drills late Thursday local time, prohibiting all ships from entering waters near the island and the southeastern …

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