Category Archives: Legal & Judial

Kinmen magistrate opens election campaign office

Taipei, Independent Kinmen Magistrate Chen Fu-hai (???) inaugurated his election campaign office for the Nov. 24 local elections at Kinmen County Stadium on Oct. 10, attracting over 3,000 supporters, including two tiny opposition political parties.

At the beginning of the …

Fourth suspect arrested in probe into murder of Canadian man

Taipei, An American man was arrested in New Taipei Thursday in an investigation into the murder of a Canadian citizen in the city’s Yonghe District earlier this year, police said, noting that the man was the fourth suspect to be …

China Expected to Gain in Asian Maritime Dispute after Regional Defense Leaders Meeting

TAIPEI China is likely to come away from a regional meeting of defense leaders this month with tentative new support around Asia, bolstering its expansion in a disputed sea, according to regional analysts.

Defense ministers from China and up to …

Taiwan in talks with Paraguay on US$150 million investment: FM

Taipei, Foreign Minister Joseph Wu (???) confirmed Wednesday that Taiwan and Paraguay are discussing the details of US$150 million in investment by Taiwan and that the matter was addressed during Paraguayan President Mario Abdo Benitez’s state visit to the country …

Veteran Rights Activist Stands Trial For ‘Extortion’ in China’s Henan

A long-time petitioner and rights activist stood trial on Tuesday at a court in the central Chinese province of Hunan on public order and extortion charges amid tight security, his lawyer and son said.

Xing Wangli stood trial at Henan’s …