Taiwan and UK pledge to enhance ties

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) and Vice President Lai Ching-te (賴清德) each separately met with British Representative in Taiwan Catherine Nettleton on Friday (June 5), commen...

EU, US thank Taiwan for donations of surgical masks

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The EU and U.S. have both expressed gratitude for the donations of surgical masks proposed by Taiwan, which on Wednesday (April 1) pledged to provide a total of 10 million...

Taiwan not granting subsidies to British woman over quarantine controversy

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A British visitor has apologized for causing controversy over her quarantine experience in Taiwan, which was faslely reported on by the BBC and triggered a public outcry. ...

UK to work with Taiwan on renewable energy

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The U.K. Renewable Energy Committee in Taiwan was established on Friday (Nov. 15) in Taipei at a conference held by the Bureau of Energy and British Office Taipei. The ...

UK-Taiwan hold annual trade talks in London

The United Kingdom and Taiwan held the 22nd round of UK-Taiwan trade talks in London Tuesday, discussing possible cooperation in the fields of agriculture, energy and pharmaceutical industries, the Br...

Taiwan hosts international corporate sustainability dialogue

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Taiwan Institute for Sustainable Energy (TAISE), British Office Taipei, Center for Corporate Sustainability, and Taishin Financial Holdings jointly hosted the 5th Roun...

British and Canadian offices in Taiwan take a stand for World Press Freedom Day

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The British and Canadian representative offices in Taipei took a stand in favor of World Press Freedom Day Friday (May 3) with social media statements. On Facebook, the...

Taiwanese group criticizes LSE for labeling Taiwan part of China

A group of Taiwanese students and researchers in London on Thursday demanded the London School of Economics (LSE) reverse a decision to change a sculpture on its campus in a way that implies Taiwan is...

Traffic control in place in Taipei for LGBT Pride

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The annual Gay Pride will kick off Saturday in the Zhongzheng District of Taipei City, and the city’s transportation authorities announced that traffic controls will...

Taiwan and UK ink MoU on FinTech cooperation

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The British Office Taipei (BOT) and Taiwan Financial Services Roundtable (TFSR) agreed to cooperate on the development of financial technology (FinTech) in both Taiwan and...

UK trade policy minister in Taiwan for talks

TAIPEI (CNA) -- A leading British trade official arrived in Taiwan on Sunday hoping to reduce bilateral barriers in this year's trade talks between the United Kingdom and Taiwan on Sept. 25, accor...

British Office Taipei eager to see England team wear made-in-Taiwan jerseys in World Cup final

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – British Office Taipei lauded the quality and comfort of the uniforms manufactured with Taiwan-developed eco textiles worn by England national team during the 2018 World Cu...

Taiwan and UK have built friendship and trust: British representative to Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Catherine Nettleton said at a banquet celebrating the 25th anniversary of the foundation of the U.K.’s representative office in Taiwan that the exchanges between Tai...

British MP, officials tour Taipei atop YouBike

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — During a quick two-day tour of Taiwan promoting trade and sustainability initiatives between Great Britain and Taiwan, British Member of Parliament Graham Stuart enjoyed T...

Taiwan's agritech company to invest NT$758 million in UK

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A Taiwanese agritech company said Tuesday it would invest GBP£1,800 million (NT$758 million) in the UK over the next two years and build a vertical farming pilot fac...