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Wife of jailed Taiwan activist discusses human rights in U.K.

Lee Ching-yu (???), the wife of Taiwanese human rights and democracy activist Lee Ming-che (???), called on the United Kingdom to pay more attention to China’s human rights abuses, during a U.K. parliament hearing on Wednesday.

In November last year, …

Numbers point to magnitude of cross-strait connections

By Lee Hsin-Yin and S.C. Chang, CNA staff reporters

China has been using various tactics to ratchet up the pressure on Taiwan’s government to oppose Taiwan independence and support eventual reunification.

The Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) government under President Tsai …

Kinmen to maintain routine training, combat readiness

Taipei, The military will continue routine training while maintaining rapid response capability and combat readiness amid China’s upcoming live-fire exercise in the Taiwan Strait, the Kinmen Defense Command said Tuesday.

An artillery practice using shoulder-launched rockets was conducted on the …

President Tsai arrives in Swaziland for four-day visit

Mbabane, President Tsai Ing-wen (???) arrived in Swaziland Tuesday for a four-day visit, during which time she will attend celebrations marking 50 years of diplomatic ties between the two countries, the Swazi king’s 50th birthday, and 50th anniversary of Swaziland’s …

Asustek No. 5, Acer No. 6 in global PC shipment rankings: Gartner

Taipei, April 16 (CNA) Asustek Computer Inc. and Acer Inc., two of Taiwan’s leading personal computer brands, took fifth and sixth positions, respectively, in the worldwide PC shipment rankings for the first quarter of this year, while the two firms …