Support for Taiwan to join international bodies is growing: AIT Chairman

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – If enough countries which share values with Taiwan support the island, they can change the situation and help it join international organizations, American Institute in Ta...

Canadian officials back Taiwan's participation in WHA

A member of the Canadian Parliament voiced support Sunday for Taiwan's participation in the upcoming World Health Assembly (WHA) in Geneva. "Taiwan's meaningful participation in intern...

EU confirms support for Taiwan's participation at World Health Assembly

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – As the annual World Health Assembly (WHA) approaches, international allies are voicing support for Taiwan’s participation despite Beijing’s influence over the ...

MOFA releases film featuring Taiwan-trained Solomon Islands doctor

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) released a short film on Tuesday (April 9) promoting Taiwan as a significant contributor to global public health with a story about ...

Reporters Without Borders calls on UN to allow Taiwan coverage on UN events

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Reporters Without Borders (RSF) on April 7 urged the United Nations to accredit Taiwanese journalists for covering events organized by UN organizations, including the upco...

US House members join Senate to propose act to reconfirm commitment to Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Four Republican and Democratic U.S. House members on Monday (April 1) proposed a bill that would bolster Washington's ties with Taiwan, less than a week after the Senate pr...

Hayes scores in OT to lift Jets over Blackhawks, 4-3

CHICAGO (AP) — Kevin Hayes scored at 3:38 of overtime and the Winnipeg Jets beat the Chicago Blackhawks 4-3 on Monday night to snap a three-game slide and move into sole possession of first place in t...

Taiwan Can Help realize WHO’s Health for All: MOHW minister

Taiwan’s expertise in disease control and universal health coverage can help strengthen global medical development, and the nation is willing and able to share its experiences at the 72nd World ...

Taiwan to send delegation to WHA even if China blocks invitation

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – As May’s World Health Assembly (WHA) in Geneva is approaching, China might once again prevent Taiwan from receiving an invitation, but the Ministry of Health and Wel...

US officials promote Taiwan joining WHA, increased Taiwan-US military cooperation

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A conference hosted by two U.S. think tanks was held on Thursday, March 14, to discuss the future of Taiwan-U.S. policy on the 40th anniversary of the Taiwan Relations Act...

S. Korea, US sign deal on Seoul paying more for US military

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea and the United States have signed a deal that would increase Seoul's financial contribution for the deployment of U.S. troops in the Asian country. ...

South Korea: More needed than just end to NKorea tests

GENEVA (AP) — South Korea's top diplomat says an end to North Korea's nuclear and missile tests would be good, but "just the beginning," after U.S. President Donald Trump said he would be "happy" as l...

Taiwan thanks allies, like-minded countries for supporting its WHO bid

TAIPEI (CNA) -- The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) on Saturday thanked those allies and like-minded countries that expressed support at the recent World Health Organization (WHO) Executive Board M...

US think tank scholar urges US and Taiwan to negotiate free trade deal

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — As the trade war between the United States and China continues to intensify, Edwin J. Feulner, Jr., founder of the Washington-based think tank, the Heritage Foundation, co...

#TaiwanCanHelp messages flood WHO FB page supporting Taiwan's participation as observer

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - In response to an encouraging message on a World Health Organization's (WHO) Facebook page post, Taiwan's representative offices from around the world took to the social...