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MAC blasts China for attempting to 'stir division' in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — China should worry about its own citizens, many of whom are suffering under a lockdown, before it attempts to cause division in Taiwanese society, the Mainland Affairs Cou...

Taiwan postpones Hong Kong permanent residency amid national security concerns

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Measures making it easier for professionals from Hong Kong to obtain permanent residency in Taiwan are being postponed over national security concerns, reports said Friday...

Chinese nationals still banned from entering Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Chinese nationals are still temporarily banned from entering Taiwan, the Mainland Affairs Council (MAC) said on Sunday (April 24). The MAC said that as COVID-19 is stil...

Activist who was imprisoned in China returns to Taiwan

TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — A Taiwanese pro-democracy activist who served five years in China returned to Taiwan on Friday morning, a Taiwanese government ministry confirmed. Lee Ming-che ...

Swedish parliamentary delegation doubles down on supporting Taiwan's democracy

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Swedish parliamentary delegation on Thursday (April 14) affirmed its support for Taiwan’s democracy, human rights, and freedom and expressed optimism about futur...

Taiwanese activist Lee Ming-che expected to be freed from Chinese jail tomorrow

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — As the Chinese prison sentence for Taiwanese pro-democracy activist Lee Ming-che (李明哲) is anticipated to end on Thursday (April 14), the Taiwan Affairs Office (TAO) says t...

Taiwan premier calls for speedy passage of chip protection laws

Taiwan's premier has called for the swift passage of revisions to laws mandating tougher punishments to prevent China from stealing its chip technology, saying the threat from the "red supply...

Swedish parliament delegation arrives in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Swedish parliament delegation has arrived in Taiwan. The group touched down at Taoyuan International Airport on Turkish Airlines flight TK24 at 5:23 p.m. on Sunday ...

Taiwan president to speak virtually with Swedish parliament delegation

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The meeting between the Swedish parliament delegation and President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) will take place virtually, Presidential Office Spokesperson Xavier Chang (張惇涵) said ...

Swedish parliamentary delegation to arrive in Taiwan on Sunday

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A delegation of Swedish parliamentarians will arrive in Taiwan on Sunday (April 10) for a five-day trip, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) announced on Thursday (Apri...

Taiwan opposition party KMT names representative in US

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Kuomintang (KMT) on Wednesday (April 6) named its head of international affairs, Alexander Huang (黃介正), party representative in the United States and announced that pa...

Russia's failures in Ukraine making China 'more cautious' about Taiwan invasion: MAC

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Mainland Affairs Council (MAC) on Wednesday (March 30) cited senior advisors as saying that Russia's losses on the battlefields of Ukraine are making China "m...

Mainland Affairs Council hits back at China's delegitimization of Taiwan's sovereignty

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan is a sovereign state and has never been part of the People's Republic of China, Mainland Affairs Council (MAC) Minister Chiu Tai-san (邱太三) said recently. Ami...

Taiwan poll confirms widespread rejection of China’s unification attempts

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Following the Russian invasion of Ukraine, an opinion poll found massive rejection of China’s campaign to influence Taiwan, the Mainland Affairs Council (MAC) said F...

Chinese official accuses Taiwan of distorting 'special state' of cross-strait relations

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan Affairs Office (TAO) Spokesperson Zhu Fenglian (朱鳳蓮) on Thursday (March 24) lambasted Mainland Affairs Council (MAC) Minister Chiu Tai-san (邱太三) for referring to Ta...