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Three Caribbean allies join forces to express support for Taiwan in UN

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Three more of Taiwan's allies from the Caribbean have endorsed its participation in the United Nations during the international organization’s annual General Deb...

Taiwan beefs up ties with Paraguay via meat imports

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan has resorted to “beef diplomacy” to cement relations with Paraguay, its only diplomatic ally in South America, amid China’s failed poaching effort...

Taiwan legislature forms Latin American, African caucuses to boost ties

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan's Legislature has established Latin American and African caucuses in hopes of promoting ties with allied nations through parliamentary networks. Even though ...

Taiwan donates 10,000 COVID-19 rapid test kits to Honduras

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) said on Thursday (June 18) that it has arranged for 10,000 COVID-19 rapid test kits to be sent to Honduras after the Cent...

Taiwan's Presidential Office denies Tsai is planning to visit Washington

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Presidential Office on Monday (Feb. 3) denied any plans by President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) to visit Washington, an act that would be certain to anger China. Local repo...

Haitian delegation tours I-Mei factory in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A business delegation led by the Haitian ambassador in Taiwan, Rechel Coupaud, visited the I-Mei Foods factory in Taoyuan on Thursday (Nov. 14) in order to gain a better u...

Taiwan ambassador meets with US deputy assistant secretary in Belize

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan’s Ambassador in Belize Remus Chen (陳立國) has met with U.S. State Department Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary Julie Chung to talk about possible collaborati...

Saint Vincent celebrates 40 years of independence in Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Spirits were high in Tianmu Sunday evening (Oct. 27) as Taiwan's ally St. Vincent and the Grenadines celebrated the 40th anniversary of the Caribbean island nation'...

Nauru stands with Taiwan, Haiti might be next to turn to China

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — While Taiwan’s Pacific ally Nauru has joined the Marshall Islands in expressing its solidarity with Taiwan, the island’s relations with the Caribbean nation of...

St. Vincent’s prime minister unveils plaque for embassy in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The plaque for Saint Vincent and the Grenadines’ new embassy was unveiled on Thursday (August 8) by the Caribbean nation’s prime minister, Ralph Gonsalves. ...

Taiwan president welcomes St. Vincent prime minister with military salute

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) on Wednesday (Aug. 7), accorded a military salute to the prime minister of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Ralph Gonsalves, who is vi...

St. Vincent prime minister to open embassy in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Prime Minister of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines Ralph Gonsalves will inaugurate the country’s embassy in Taiwan during a week-long visit to the island nation. ...

Taiwan Presidential Office disciplines guards over cigarette smuggling scandal

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Presidential Office on Saturday (July 27) announced it was disciplining seven senior guards, including the two top officers, over the cigarette smuggling scandal w...

Taiwan’s China Airlines apologizes for cigarette smuggling scandal

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The chairman of Taiwan’s biggest carrier, China Airlines (CAL), apologized Thursday (July 25) for the cigarette smuggling scandal which has affected the company, the...

President Tsai returns to Taiwan after visit to US and Caribbean

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Returning home on Monday (July 22) from her 12-day journey to the U.S. and Caribbean nations, President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) highlighted the growing relationship between Tai...