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In Taiwan, Exports Stabilize Despite 16-Month Decline
June 10, 2016
In Taiwan, Exports Stabilize Despite 16-Month Decline
Are Taiwan's exports stabilizing or are tougher times still ahead?
In Taiwan, Exports Stabilize Despite 16-Month Decline
Tsai Ing-wen’s Cross-Strait Policies: Vague By Design?
June 06, 2016
Tsai Ing-wen’s Cross-Strait Policies: Vague By Design?
Taiwan's new president is vague on cross-strait ties, but that might be by design.
Tsai Ing-wen’s Cross-Strait Policies: Vague By Design?
Without Clarity on 1992 Consensus, Tsai and DPP Will Face Challenges Ahead
May 25, 2016
Without Clarity on 1992 Consensus, Tsai and DPP Will Face Challenges Ahead
Without the stability of the "1992 consensus," Taiwan could be in big trouble
Without Clarity on 1992 Consensus, Tsai and DPP Will Face Challenges Ahead
Taiwan’s 2016 Elections: It’s Not About China
March 25, 2016
Taiwan’s 2016 Elections: It’s Not About China
China was and is becoming less and less of a presence in the very hearts and minds that it is trying to win.
Taiwan’s 2016 Elections: It’s Not About China
Taiwan's Dilemmas and Challenges After the 2016 Election
January 23, 2016
Taiwan's Dilemmas and Challenges After the 2016 Election
Tsai Ing-wen may have won the election, but she faces a range of important challenges ahead.
Taiwan's Dilemmas and Challenges After the 2016 Election
 Grounded: Taiwan’s US-Made Attack Helicopter Fleet is Rusting Away
October 30, 2015
Grounded: Taiwan’s US-Made Attack Helicopter Fleet is Rusting Away
Taiwan’s tropical climate may be too much for the AH-64E Apache gunship to handle.
Grounded: Taiwan’s US-Made Attack Helicopter Fleet is Rusting Away
How the Rest of Asia Reacted to US Navy Patrol Near China's Man-Made Island
October 28, 2015
How the Rest of Asia Reacted to US Navy Patrol Near China's Man-Made Island
We know China wasn't happy. What about everyone else?
How the Rest of Asia Reacted to US Navy Patrol Near China's Man-Made Island
Examining the Flaws of a South China Sea Code of Conduct
October 20, 2015
Examining the Flaws of a South China Sea Code of Conduct
A South China Sea Code of Conduct presents several challenges.
Examining the Flaws of a South China Sea Code of Conduct
Which South China Sea Island Holds the Greatest Military Significance?
October 13, 2015
Which South China Sea Island Holds the Greatest Military Significance?
Hainan and China’s unfinished frontier wars.
Which South China Sea Island Holds the Greatest Military Significance?
US to Support Taiwan in South China Sea Per 2016 Defense Budget Bill
October 04, 2015
US to Support Taiwan in South China Sea Per 2016 Defense Budget Bill
U.S. support for Taiwan will extend into the South China Sea.
US to Support Taiwan in South China Sea Per 2016 Defense Budget Bill
Taiwan Unveils New Long-Endurance Drone, New Weapons at Defense Trade Show
August 13, 2015
Taiwan Unveils New Long-Endurance Drone, New Weapons at Defense Trade Show
Taiwan showcases new weapons systems, including an indigenously produced long-endurance unmanned aerial vehicle
Taiwan Unveils New Long-Endurance Drone, New Weapons at Defense Trade Show
Foxconn to Set Up Shop in India
August 09, 2015
Foxconn to Set Up Shop in India
Foxconn, the largest electronics contractor manufacturer worldwide, is coming to India.
Foxconn to Set Up Shop in India
After Young Taiwan Activist’s Suicide, Hundreds Storm Education Ministry
July 31, 2015
After Young Taiwan Activist’s Suicide, Hundreds Storm Education Ministry
Tension spikes in Taiwan as student activists flood the Ministry of Education.
After Young Taiwan Activist’s Suicide, Hundreds Storm Education Ministry
Taiwanese Students Occupy Education Ministry Over Textbook Controversy
July 24, 2015
Taiwanese Students Occupy Education Ministry Over Textbook Controversy
Taiwanese students are up in arms regarding recent changes to the country's history textbooks.
Taiwanese Students Occupy Education Ministry Over Textbook Controversy
Just How Far Will Chinese Tolerate the CCP's Authoritarianism?
July 21, 2015
Just How Far Will Chinese Tolerate the CCP's Authoritarianism?
Xi Jinping's crackdown may not be tolerated forever.
Just How Far Will Chinese Tolerate the CCP's Authoritarianism?
Is the South China Sea Anything Like the Ukraine Crisis?
June 29, 2015
Is the South China Sea Anything Like the Ukraine Crisis?
Plus, Indian tanks, China's strategy for Taiwan, the Iran deal, and more. Defense links.
Is the South China Sea Anything Like the Ukraine Crisis?
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