Taiwan listed as 'country' on Australian Attorney-General's Dept. website

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The official website of the Australian Attorney-General’s Department lists Taiwan as a “country." As reported by the Australian Chinese Daily, Taiwan i...

Singapore only approves medical diplomas from NTU Medical School for Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Singapore has decided not to recognize 57 foreign medical education diplomas from January 1, 2020, covering 20 countries and regions including the United States, Britain, Austr...

Australia envoy shares favorite aspects of Taiwan after hiking Yushan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Australian envoy to Taiwan, Gary Cowan, recently spoke with Taiwanese media about his experience in Taiwan and his fondness for the country. Cowan, who is a an avid...

Australia and Taiwan share common values: envoy

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Australia’s top envoy to Taiwan, Gary Cowan, said that Australia and Taiwan share common values and a deepening relationship during an event in Taipei on Jan. 23, re...

Treasures of Taiwan's National Palace Museum to go on show in Australia

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Treasures of the National Palace Museum will head to the southern hemisphere for the first time, with the Art Gallery of New South Wales in Sydney, Australia to host the &...

Australian passport holders may now enroll in Taiwan's e-gate entry program

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Australian visitors to Taiwan traveling with China Airlines or EVA Air can now enter the country with a little less hassle the e-gate option, which will now accept Austral...

Australia-New Zealand-Taiwan success celebrated at ANZCham Business Awards

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The 13th annual Australia New Zealand Chamber of Commerce (ANZCham) Business Awards were held in Taipei on Nov. 22, where champions of business between the three nations w...

Kevin Tway wins Safeway Open playoff for 1st PGA Tour title

NAPA, Calif. (AP) — Kevin Tway made a 10-foot birdie putt on the third hole of a playoff Sunday to win the season-opening Safeway Open for his first PGA Tour title. The son of eight-...

Taiwan’s e-Gate border check opens for Australian citizens

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan’s National Immigration Agency (NIA) announced on Oct. 3 that Australian citizens will now be able to use the automated customs clearance gates (e-Gate) when e...

Australia-Taiwan business success celebrated at joint business council conference

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The 32nd Joint Conference of the ROC-Australia and Australia-Taiwan Business Councils was held in Taipei on Aug. 31, with success stories of Australia-Taiwan celebrated ex...

Taiwan’s CPC Corp reaps benefit of Australian investment

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan's CPC Corporation (台灣中油) will soon see the benefits of its diversified investments, with Inpex Corp's gas production plant off northern Australia officially...

Taiwan should be proud of refugee help: Foreign Minister

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan's Foreign Minister, Joseph Wu (吳釗燮) said that the people of Taiwan should be proud of the country's medical assistance to refugees currently in detention by...

Australia 'kowtowing to Beijing' over FTA with Taiwan: Senator

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Australia has balked at signing a free trade agreement (FTA) with Taiwan out of fear of offending China for several years now, reported The Australian Financial Review. Pla...

Australia,Taiwan sign MOU of Artist-in-Residency Program for indigenous artists

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A memorandum of understanding on a residency exchange program for indigenous artists from Taiwan and Australia was concluded Nov. 9 by Pingtung County-headquartered Indigenous ...

Dance-off breaks out between Australia, Taiwan women's basketball teams: Video

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- During the medal award ceremony for the women's basketball teams at the Taipei Universiade on Tuesday, a three-way dance battle spontaneously broke out between Australia, T...