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...

President Tsai optimistic about post-Brexit Taiwan-UK relations

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – As the United Kingdom prepares for the next few months of Brexit negotiations, and begins forming new trade relationships with nations outside of the European Bloc, Presid...

Taiwan and UK set to collaborate on green energy

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Graham Stuart, British minister for investment at the Department for International Trade, arrived in Taiwan Monday for a two-day visit intended to strengthen the bilateral...

Report: British Minister for Investment Graham Stuart to visit Taiwan next month

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)—British Minister for Investment Graham Stuart will visit Taiwan on April 9 and 10, during which he will announce major Taiwanese investments in the UK and witness the signin...

British Office Taipei launches NT$8 million program to fund Taiwanese researchers in the UK

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The British government will provide roughly NT$8 million (GBP£200,000) for Taiwanese researchers who wish to conduct short-term projects at U.K. universities or rese...

Great Britain to strengthen R&D cooperation with Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The top science adviser to the British Foreign Office will visit Taiwan next week to launch a joint project benefiting Taiwanese research and development talent, the Unite...

Taiwan ranks as world’s fourth-largest importer of Scotch Whisky

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – At a media luncheon held Wednesday noon, Catherine Nettleton, representative of British Office Taipei (BOT), said Taiwan’s import of Scotch Whisky surpassed US$2 mil...

UK seeks to reassure Taiwan as bilateral talks underway

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - After a hiatus of 30 years, Catherine Nettleton, a British foreign affairs veteran, returned to Taiwan last December with a new mission to lead the British Office in Taipei and ...

UK International Trade Minister Greg Hands visits Taiwan amid storm

Amid heavy rain and strong wind as Typhoon Megi hits Taiwan, the UK Minister of State for the Department for International Trade, Greg Hands MP, is visiting Taiwan and has made a number of announcemen...

British Office head to end fruitful tenure in Taiwan

In three and half years of service packed with achievements by facilitating exchange of goods, services, ideas, and cultural programs between the UK and Taiwan, Chris Wood, Representative of the Briti...

Taiwan, UK sign deal allowing prisoner transfers

Taiwan and the United Kingdom have sealed a deal allowing the transfer of prisoners between the two sides, as Taiwan’s Deputy Director of the Justice Ministry’s Department of International and Cross-S...

UK restates position on Taiwan in response to petition

London, Feb. 4 (CNA) The British government on Thursday reiterated its official position of not recognizing Taiwan as a country and said the issue of Taiwan's status should be resolved through dialogu...

Taiwan the 3rd largest Scotch whisky export market: BOT

British Office Taipei on Wednesday held an annual media luncheon to mark the economic achievements between Taiwan and the United Kingdom. British Representative Chris Wood, in his speech spoke of the ...