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Taiwan Becomes First Asian Nation to Legalise Same-Sex Marriage

Same- Sex Marriage

Taiwan’s Parliament passed a landmark bill on Friday, making the nation the first in Asia to legalise same-sex marriage The Taiwanese Parliament passed a bill that legalised same-sex marriage across the nation on Friday. It has now become the first country in Asia to do so. In 2017, a constitutional court of the East Asian nation ruled in favour of same-sex

United States Recalls Top Diplomats From Latin America Over Taiwan

The United States today recalled its top diplomats stationed in the Dominican Republic, El Salvador and Panama back to Washington for consultation. The consultation in question is set to focus primarily on the three countries' recent decision to reverse the recognition of Taiwan. The move comes in light of more and more countries across the world breaking off relations with

Taiwan President Cannot Stopover in US, Warns China

China urged the United States on Tuesday not to allow Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen to transit its territory when she visits Belize and Paraguay next month, adding to tension between Beijing and Washington that has worsened amid a trade war. Beijing considers democratic Taiwan to be a wayward province of "one China", ineligible for state-to-state relations, and has never renounced the

Taiwan Accuses China of Dangling to Grab Ally Dominican Republic

Dominican Republic

PC: Reuters After the Dominican Republic switched its allegiance to China, giving a diplomatic blow to Taiwan, an official from Taipei has accused China of dangling the Caribbean nation. China offered the Dominican Republic a $3.1 billion package of investments and loans to get them to sever ties with Taiwan, a Taiwan official said on Tuesday. China, rejecting the accusation said that there

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