Taiwan's indigenous teens to visit New Zealand on Maori cultural exchange

A group of 10 Taiwan indigenous teenagers is set to visit members of the Maori Ngati Manu community in New Zealand Feb. 9-18 as part of a cultural exchange initiative aimed at deepening ties between t...

Taiwan signs agreement with Marshall Islands to promote Austronesian language, culture

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan’s Council of Indigenous Peoples (CIP) on Friday in Taipei inked a deal with the Pacific state of the Marshall Islands on promoting Austronesian languages and ...

New online mini-doc examines indigenous Taiwanese groups

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A new mini-documentary on Taiwan’s indigenous people has been created by popular youtuber Masaman, who specializes in creating mini-docs on ethnic groups around the ...

International Austronesian Conference kicks off in Taipei

The International Austronesian Conference got underway Nov. 13 in Taipei City, reaffirming the government’s commitment to promoting the development of indigenous peoples throughout Southeast Asi...

Government seeks diplomatic ties through exchanges of indigenous peoples

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan Vice President Chen Chien-jen (陳建仁) attended a conference on Monday during which he reiterated an earlier idea about developing special diplomatic ties among Austro...

Guam passes legislative resolution to honor visit by Taiwan President

GUAM (Taiwan News) — Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) landed in the U.S. territory of Guam on November 3 (Taipei Time) after finishing her tour of three Pacific allies, with the Guamanian leg...

Taiwan President addresses Solomon Parliament, urges more cultural exchanges

HONIARA (Taiwan News) — Even though the parliament of the Solomon Islands had been suspended by the country’s Prime Minister Manasseh Sogavare in midst of political turbulence, a session w...

Taiwan President addresses Marshall Islands parliament

MAJURO (Taiwan News) — Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) addressed the parliament of the Marshall Islands on October 31 (Taipei Time), during which she announced the country would soon offer v...

Indigenous languages development act takes effect

An act to promote and preserve the languages of Taiwan’s indigenous tribes took effect June 14, furthering efforts to protect the nation’s diverse aboriginal cultures and facilitate transi...