Tag: Taiwan

  • Authorities Seize 600 Boxes of Contraband Cigarettes Shipped From China to Taiwan

    March 20: Undercover officers posing as a married couple directed a police operation that shut down a syndicate  trying to smuggle 600 boxes of cigarettes into Keelung harbor from China in a […]

  • Taiwan Coast Guard Seizes Chinese Fishing Boat Near Penghu

    March 13 2019: According to Taiwanese media, the Taiwanese Coast Guard in Penghu seized a Chinese fishing boat on the morning of March 13 that crossed into Taiwan’s territorial waters, […]

  • US and UK in S. China Sea

    Joint exercise doesn’t please China. US Navy and British Commandos defy China, conduct joint exercises around the South China Sea by Stavros Atlamazoglou In direct defiance to China’s claims of sovereignty in […]

  • Taiwan, Japan talks

    The two countries reached agreements on issues of illegal fishing, human trafficking, drug smuggling, and scientific research, with two MoUs signed in Tokyo Successful Taiwan-Japan maritime cooperation talks conclude in […]

  • Taiwan’s CG headache

    Taiwan is bulking up its coast guard, but the scope of ROC territory necessitates some tough decisions for its commanders. The Taiwan Coast Guard’s South China Sea Challenge Written by Wu […]

  • China flexes its muscles

    Six-day exercise in the East China Sea also meant to send message to United States and Japan over ties with Taipei, observers say. Beijing launches live-fire drill to ‘test combat […]

  • Spratly spat

    Rumble in the South China Sea continues. South China Sea dispute: Beijing attacks ‘irresponsible’ US comments China has branded as “irresponsible” US comments that it is intimidating its neighbours with […]

  • PLAN live fire drills

    Just giving the neighbours a wave… China holds live-fire drills in Taiwan Strait BEIJING (AFP) – China held live-fire drills in the Taiwan Strait on Wednesday (April 18) but Taipei […]

  • PLA Navy display

    Another calm day in geopolitics. South China Sea: Xi Jinping attends massive naval display China’s leader Xi Jinping has attended a massive naval display in the disputed South China Sea. […]

  • Taiwan live fire drill

    Recent exercise causing fall out. Vietnam protests over Taiwan’s live-fire drill in Spratlys By Khanh Lynh, Hong Hanh Vietnam’s foreign ministry denounced Taiwan’s ongoing live-fire drill around an island in the […]