Thursday, 1st June 2023

Tsai Ing-wen

25 Apr
Foreign Secretary James Cleverly will on Tuesday argue it would be "a betrayal" of Britain's national interest to isolate China and urge against declaring "a new Cold War". In a speech in London setting out Prime Minister Rishi Sunak's foreign policy towards Beijing after a review, Cleverly will advocate constructive engagement on key global issues.…
23 Aug 2022
President Tsai Ing-wen said Tuesday that Taiwanese people remained resolved to defend the island following China's huge military drills.
7 Jul 2020
Taiwan's President Tsai Ing-wen on Tuesday warned of "countermeasures" should a sweeping security law China imposed on Hong Kong "damage" the island.
1 Jul 2020
Taiwan on Wednesday opened a new office to deal with Hong Kongers wanting to move to the island after Beijing passed a sweeping security law for the city.
4 Jun 2020
Taiwan called on China to officially acknowledge the 1989 Tiananmen crackdown on Thursday, as the island marked the anniversary of the day student-led protests were violently crushed by tanks.
29 May 2020
Taiwan president Tsai Ing-wen visited a bookstore run by a prominent Hong Kong dissident Friday, repeating promises of humanitarian support and sanctuary for those fighting for democracy in the finance hub.
27 May 2020
Taiwan's President Tsai Ing-wen on Wednesday pledged a humanitarian "action plan" for Hong Kongers pushing for democracy in the financial hub as an influx of activists seek sanctuary on the self-ruled democratic island.
20 May 2020
China slammed the United States for its "dangerous" decision to congratulate Taiwan's President Tsai Ing-wen on her Wednesday inauguration, as the self-ruled island became the latest flashpoint between the world's two largest economies.
20 May 2020
China must find a way to live peacefully alongside a democratic Taiwan, President Tsai Ing-wen said Wednesday, in an inauguration speech that drew condemnation from Beijing.
22 Apr 2020
Taiwan's President Tsai Ing-wen apologised Wednesday for "major shortcomings" within the military after a cluster of coronavirus infections emerged on a navy vessel recently returned from a goodwill mission to Palau.
20 Sep 2019
Taiwan lashed out at China on Friday after the tiny island nation of Kiribati switched its recognition to Beijing, the second diplomatic defection in the strategically important Pacific in less than a week.
9 Sep 2019
Taiwan's president on Monday urged the Solomon Islands not to switch diplomatic allegiance to China, as the Pacific nation deliberates whether to recognise the far more economically powerful Beijing instead.


11 mins ago
The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) has said that for 13 consecutive years, the Nigerian government failed to submit a report on the status of the Convention on the Rights of the Child (CRC) to the Committee on CRC.
12 mins ago
The first batch of this years pilgrims from Jigawa state on Wednesday escaped a plane crash after a Max Air aircraft made a sudden air-return landing at Aminu Kano International Airport, (MAKIA) following a thunder strike.
15 mins ago
Lagos State government has warned motorists in the habit of parking their vehicles indiscriminately on highways and inner roads in a bid to purchase fuel, to desist from hindering traffic flow within the metropolis.
33 mins ago
The Presidential Election Petition Court (PEPC), yesterday, adjourned hearing to today, following request by the presidential candidate of Labour Party (LP), Peter Obi.
34 mins ago
President Bola Tinubu, yesterday, said Nigeria is open for business and constructive partnerships, and will do business with any country that is ready to do business with her.