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    Trekker found after surviving 47 days lost in Himalayas

    Liang Sheng-yueh, 21, from Taiwan was trapped in a remote Nepal valley with his girlfriend but she died three days before rescuers found them Two Taiwanese trekkers who went missing in a remote area of Nepal seven weeks ago have been found but only one survived the ordeal. Liu Chen-chun, 19, died just three days […] More

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    Taiwan to ask US for stealth fighters to combat China threat

    Defence minister announces air force overhaul after defence review says island faces increased risk from Beijing Taiwan has said it plans to upgrade its F-16 fighter jets and will seek cutting-edge stealth aircraft from the US in the face of a growing military threat from China. Taiwans defence minister, Feng Shih-kuan, told lawmakers the country […] More