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Taiwan president denounces Chinese military 'coercion'

Apr 16, 2019

Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen says Chinese attempts at what she calls military coercion only strengthen the resolve of the self-governing island republic to defend itself

Foxconn head stepping back, mulling presidential run

Apr 16, 2019

The head of Foxconn Technology Group is planning to step away from day-to-day operations at the world's largest electronics provider and says he is mulling a run for president of Taiwan

China seizes 2,700 ivory tusks in massive smuggling case

Apr 15, 2019

China has seized more than 2,700 ivory tusks in what customs authorities are calling the country's biggest smuggling case in years

Paul Ryan says rest of the world should be more like Taiwan

Apr 15, 2019

The former speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives, Paul Ryan, says the U.S. wants the rest of the world to be more like Taiwan

China says US treats Latin American like its 'backyard'

Apr 15, 2019

Beijing fires back at the U.S. after Secretary of State Mike Pompeo criticized China's role in Venezuela as prolonging the crisis there

Death of rare turtle leaves 3 remaining in the world

Apr 15, 2019

A zoo in southern China says the only known female member of one of the world's rarest turtle species has died

China, Japan tout 'recovered' ties amid global uncertainty

Apr 14, 2019

Japan's foreign minister says China and Japan have the opportunity to "take charge of the economic field" during a time of worldwide uncertainty

In Cantonese opera, Trump finds his twin brother in China

Apr 14, 2019

President Donald Trump is the inspiration for "Trump on Show," a four-day Cantonese opera that reimagines the president's personal life and his fictional twin brother who lives in China

Global stocks rise after China reports stronger exports

Apr 12, 2019

Global stocks rise after China reported March exports rebounded from a contraction

China exports rise in March, rebounding from slump

Apr 12, 2019

China's exports rise 14.2% percent in March; sales to US also up despite Trump tariffs

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