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2016/09/30 | Edward White

China's Human Rights Plan: A 'Triumph of Form over Substance'

Orwellian doublespeak? Does China's latest human rights plan mark significant progress or reflect a gap between rhetoric and reality?

2016/09/30 | Hsu Chia-yu

Tsai Says Taiwan 'Needs to Resist Pressure from China'

Some Chinese critics argue that President Tsai's open letter to the DPP constitutes a 'declaration of war' on China.

2016/09/30 | ZiQing Low

ICAO Will Mute Mics At Mention of Taiwan: Paraguay Official

Paraguay's representative at ICAO said they were warned against speaking for Taiwan at the assembly.

2016/09/30 | Olivia Yang

U.S. Universities in China Face Internet, Self-Censorship: Report

U.S. universities in China avoid sensitive topics like Tibet, Taiwan and the Tiananmen Square Massacre.

2016/09/30 | ZiQing Low

Ireland Tells Ministers to Stay Away from Taiwan National Day Events

Irish ministers have been warned attending Taiwan-hosted events will “provoke China."

2016/09/30 | Li Xueqing and Dev Lewis

Chinese Apps Find Familiar Market in India

Developers make the most of an economy that mirrors China of several years ago.

2016/09/30 | Ming-yeh T. Rawnsley

Taiwan’s Media: More Reforms Needed

Taiwan’s media is in need of appropriate legislation to boost investment in quality local programming and to curtail media monopolies.

2016/09/29 | Mo Tz-pin

Apple Locks In Beijing R&D Center: Reports

Despite a ban on some of its products, Apple continues to build its presence in China.

2016/09/29 | David Paulk and Xiao Muyi

China Has Changed U.S. Expats’ Views, But Not Their Votes

Americans in Shanghai see ramifications for Sino-U.S. relations in high-stakes presidential election.

2016/09/29 | Edward White

Singapore to Jail Teenage Blogger

Controversial Singaporean blogger Amos Yee has been sentenced 38 days in prison for ‘intending to wound religious feelings.’

2016/09/29 | Jessie Yang

How New Media Contribute to Citizen Journalism in China

It’s a constant tug of war, but social media provide a tool for society to bypass state censors and shed light on important social issues.

2016/09/29 | Abheet Singh Sethi

The Global Cost Of India-Pak Nuclear War

If India and Pakistan fought a war detonating 100 nuclear warheads, more than 21 million people would be directly killed, about half the world’s protective ozone layer would be destroyed.

2016/09/28 | Malaysiakini

Malaysian Taxi Drivers Protest Uber, Grab

Popular ride-sharing apps like Uber continue to cause headaches for taxi drivers and lawmakers in Asia.

2016/09/27 | J. Michael Cole

[BOOKS] Convergence or Conflict in the Taiwan Strait: A Journey

Published by Routledge today, ‘Convergence or Conflict’ shows why Taiwan matters, where it is headed, and why ‘peaceful unification’ is illusory.

2016/09/27 | James Leibold

Is China a Ticking Time Bomb of Ethnic Contradictions?

The relative lack of interethnic contact today could ultimately prove detrimental to the long-term health and durability of multiculturalism in China.

2016/09/26 | Hsu Chia-yu

Taiwan Prison Dog Training Helps Inmates Stay Away from Crime

Dog trainers say the recidivism rate among inmates who trained dogs is 'very low.'

2016/09/26 | Mo Tz-pin

Taiwanese Legislator Denied Entry Into Hong Kong, Third Since August

Legislators say China’s growing influence on Hong Kong is behind the city's immigration authority's denial of their visa applications.