KMT calls Taiwan 'orphan of global economy'

The Kuomintang (KMT) campaign office of presidential candidate Han Kuo-yu (韓國瑜) held a press conference on Wednesday (Dec. 11) announcing his determination to seal regional trade agreements once elect...

Taiwan to advocate for CPTPP membership on sidelines of APEC summit

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan will put its case forward and seek support for its ascension to the CPTPP trade agreement on the sidelines of the Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Leaders M...

Taiwan an indispensable part of world supply chain: APEC envoy Morris Chang

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan’s envoy to APEC Morris Chang (張忠謀) said on Monday, as an economic leader representing President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文), he anticipates focusing on economic issues...

Rep. for Taiwan Morris Chang live-streams with Pres. Tsai ahead of APEC Summit

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Prior to traveling to Papua New Guinea for the 2018 APEC Summit, Taiwan’s envoy Morris Chang (張忠謀) met with President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) on Sunday at her residence. ...

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)...

MOFA denies knowledge of reported plan to lift Japanese food ban

Taipei, Feb. 2 (CNA) The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) said Friday it has no knowledge of the government's reported plan to lift a ban on food imports from five Japanese prefectures and has n...