Taiwan to Launch $1 Billion Lithuania Credit Fund Amid Beijing Pressure

VILNIUS—Taiwan will launch a $1 billion credit programme to help fund joint projects between Lithuanian and Taiwanese companies in six business categories, a Taiwan government minister said on Tuesday. Lithuania is under pressure from China which claims democratically ruled Taiwan as its own territory, to reverse a decision last year

Taiwan Suspends F-16 Training Missions After Jet Crashes

TAIPEI—Taiwan’s air force on Tuesday suspended combat training for its F-16 fleet after a recently upgraded model of the fighter jet crashed into the sea in the latest of a series of accidents. The defense ministry said the F-16V, the most advanced type in Taiwan’s fleet, went missing from radar