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Vietnamese fishermen 'kept like slaves' in Taiwan

When they were at sea, the fishermen were sometimes made to work for 48 consecutive hours without rest.

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Typhoon Talim veers away from Taiwan, moves towards Japan

Talim had gained in strength since Wednesday as it approached Taiwan's northern cities.
September 14, 2017 | 09:00 am GMT+7

Migrant workers protest in Taiwan after police shoot Vietnamese man dead: reports

The man was shot nine times after he allegedly assaulted police officers.
September 06, 2017 | 02:11 pm GMT+7

Vietnam demands Taiwan cease live-fire drills in disputed waters

Itu Aba Island in the Spratly Archipelago is illegally occupied by Taiwan.
August 24, 2017 | 03:28 pm GMT+7

Taiwanese man seized at Saigon airport attempting to smuggle military arsenal

The man was busted transporting gun stocks, bullet shells and used NATO military uniforms.
August 21, 2017 | 10:45 am GMT+7

Typhoon injures over 80 in Taiwan, traps dozens

Typhoon Nesat traveled with wind speeds of around 119 km per hour.
July 31, 2017 | 08:10 am GMT+7

China air force says to continue with flight drills at sea - CCTV

'No matter who shadows us we will fly often and frequently,' air force spokesman Shen Jinke said.
July 28, 2017 | 09:01 am GMT+7

The heartbreaking story of Vietnamese who died while sailing to Taiwan in search for jobs

Victims’ families said 12 bodies have been recovered while some sources said there were 21 Vietnamese aboard.
July 08, 2017 | 11:23 am GMT+7

China 'outraged' by $1.42 bln planned US arms sales to Taiwan

The package includes technical support for early warning radar, high speed anti-radiation missiles, torpedoes and missile components.
June 30, 2017 | 03:25 pm GMT+7

Panama establishes ties with China, ditches Taiwan in win for Beijing

China is Panama Canal's second most important customer.
June 13, 2017 | 02:26 pm GMT+7

Vietnam requests Taiwan to stop repeated drills in the Spratlys

The reapeated drills threaten peace and stability in the East Sea, Vietnam foreign ministry says.
May 26, 2017 | 10:15 pm GMT+7

Taiwan's gay marriage ruling raises hopes in Vietnam, China

The historic decision has reverberated across Asia, but activists warn the fight for equality isn't over in the conservative region.
May 26, 2017 | 09:16 am GMT+7

Taiwan top court rules in favor of gay marriage

The island becomes the first place in Asia to legalize same sex marriage.
May 24, 2017 | 04:08 pm GMT+7

Taiwanese garment firm to get $18 mln compensation after fire at Vietnam factory

The incident engulfed the company's main factory and a major amount of machinery and materials.
May 17, 2017 | 11:05 am GMT+7