Taiwan can teach Canada a thing or two about human rights: Ottawa Citizen

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – If Canada is serious about championing democratic values, it should defend Taiwan’s threatened democracy against bullying by China, author Terry Glavin wrote in the ...

Taiwan will do everything possible to participate in 2nd round of CPTPP negotiation: President Tsai

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) said Tuesday that Taiwan will continue efforts to promote regional economic integration and to participate in the trans-pacific agreement...

Taiwan, Canada should deepen security cooperation: Canadian academic

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Former senior Canadian military official and academic, Eric Lerhe called for the Canadian government to review its strategic cooperation with Taiwan, and to loosen its tie...

Taiwan accelerating bid to join CPTPP, actively practicing negotiations

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan is accelerating its plan to join the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) trade deal, with Taiwan Premier William Lai (賴清德)...

CPTPP meets in Japan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - The Comprehensive and Progressive Trans-Pacific Partnership is meeting in Japan Wednesday and Thursday to discuss strengthening its alliance, consider new members, and pled...

‘Kaosiung Declaration’ proclaiming greater Japan-Taiwan ties issued at summit in southern Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Fourth Summit on Taiwan-Japan Exchange took place in Kaohsiung (高雄市) on July 7 in which the "Kaohsiung Declaration" was proclaimed, calling for deepening rel...

Taiwan working towards joining CPTPP as soon as possible

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan's top trade negotiator and Minister Without Portfolio John Deng (鄧振中) said that Taiwan is looking to join the CPTPP as soon as possible after the agreement ente...

Taiwan sees relations with Japan as important: vice president

Taipei (CNA) - Taiwan attaches importance to its relations with Japan and hopes to forge closer ties with the country, Vice President Chen Chien-jen (陳建仁) said Tuesday. Speaking with a visitin...

AmCham Taipei expresses support for U.S. return to CPTPP

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The American Chamber of Commerce (AmCham) in Taipei said Friday it strongly supported an eventual return of the United States to the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreemen...

Taiwan Legislature passes CPTPP agriculture measures

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Legislative Yuan on Thursday approved amendments related to agriculture which would help with Taiwan’s bid to join the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement fo...

CPTPP membership could hurt some of Taiwan's industrial sectors

Taipei, March 9 (CNA) Government officials in Taiwan are hopeful that the country can join the recently signed Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP), but cautio...

Taiwan reaffirms bid to join CPTPP 

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan's government sent congratulations to countries signing the revived version of the TPP multilateral trade pact in Chile, saying on Friday that the country w...

11 nations sign Pacific trade pact as US plans tariffs

SANTIAGO, Chile (AP) — Trade ministers from 11 Pacific Rim countries signed a sweeping free trade agreement Thursday to streamline trade and slash tariffs just hours before President Donald Trum...

President Tsai outlines strategy to boost Taiwan's economic performance

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – On March 1, President Tsai Ing-wen spoke to a group of industry and business representatives at a gathering to mark the Lunar New Year, where she pledged to create a bette...

Taiwan President assures world's representatives of cross-strait status quo 

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) reiterated the government’s determination to maintain the status quo with Beijing in front of more than a hundred ambassadors and...