It may end in the number "13", and heaven forfend that we tempt fate, but can't you just feel the love as everyone gets back to work in a year off to a wonderful start?
Cultural exchanges and the internet have helped narrow differences between young people divided by the Taiwan Strait, but they remain far apart over political ideals, according to survey by a...
For nearly 60 years, one of Taiwan's signature government-invested companies packaged salt that was almost magically deposited for its use on the island's coastal plains. Water from the Taiwan...
Today the 180km-wide Taiwan Strait bustles with cargo ships and passenger ferries round the clock. It has done so for a very long time.
Mainland shipping authorities yesterday unveiled a nine-point plan to boost direct maritime links with Taiwan.
In what could amount to wishful thinking, the mainland's top railway official has announced that his ministry is stepping up work on a cross-strait rail network that will eventually link Beijing...
China: Fragile Superpower
by Susan Shirk
Oxford University Press, HK$135
Taiwanese authorities were silent on the orbiter's launch but the island's military experts say the launch is significant.
Veteran marathon swimmer Wang Han, the first Chinese to have swum across 12 major straits, is planning to challenge the Taiwan Strait.
Ching started contributing articles to the Foundation on International and Cross-Strait Studies in 2000 and received HK$300,000 in 'research fees' from it in 2004.
The mainland will be able to attack Taiwan in about two years and could rain missiles down on the island in just seven minutes, Taiwan's Defence Ministry warned yesterday.
This is the translation of the joint communique issued after the meeting between the Communist Party and the Kuomintang yesterday, based on a report issued by the official Xinhua news agency