Taiwan president calls for unity in presidential election bid

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) on Saturday (July 20) pleaded for unity among different political factions. The president will face Kaohsiung Mayor Han Kuo-yu (韓國瑜) from the ...

Taiwan President Tsai supports Hong Kong activists in meeting with Colorado leaders

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – During her stopover in Denver on her way back from a Caribbean tour, President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) expressed her support for Hong Kong democracy activists during meetin...

President of Taiwan welcomed by hundreds of overseas compatriots in Colorado

DENVER (CNA) -- President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) was welcomed by hundreds of cheering overseas Taiwanese compatriots as she arrived Friday in the U.S. city of Denver, the last stop of her 12-day state vis...

Saint Vincent to establish first embassy in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Long-term Taiwan diplomatic ally Saint Vincent and the Grenadines will establish its first embassy in the country in August, when Prime Minister Ralph Gonsalves visits Taiwan. ...

With Taiwan's presidential candidates set, poll gives Tsai the edge

Taipei (CNA)-- The first poll taken after the opposition Kuomintang (KMT) confirmed Kaohsiung Mayor Han Kuo-yu (韓國瑜) as its presidential candidate has shown him clearly trailing President Tsai Ing-wen...

Taiwan president addresses St. Vincent parliament

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) addressed the parliament of St. Vincent on July 16, pledging further cooperation on sustainable development with the Caribbean ally. Tsai a...

St Kitts and Nevis honors Taiwan president with medal to celebrate diplomatic ties

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Accepting a medal from St Kitts and Nevis, Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) said on Monday (July 15) the honor marked the long-term partnership between the two countrie...

President of Taiwan arrives in St. Kitts and Nevis

BASSATERRE (CNA) -- President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) has arrived in Taiwan's diplomatic ally of St. Kitts and Nevis, the second stop of her 12-day visit to the United States and four Caribbean allies,...

China holding military exercises 'along SE coast' after US approves arms sale to Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Just after 8:00 a.m. Sunday (July 14), China’s Ministry of National Defense announced that the People Liberation Army Air Force (PLAAF) would be conducting military ...

Taiwan president speaks with US House Speaker on phone: official

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) spoke with U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on the phone while transiting in New York on July 12 (all times local), said Tsai Ming-yen (蔡明彥), d...

Tsai embarks on Caribbean trip to seek cooperation and space for Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Speaking ahead of her departure for New York, President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) pledged to seek cooperation with other countries in safeguarding Taiwan’s democracy while ...

Taiwan confirms President Tsai’s Caribbean trip with stopovers in New York, Denver

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Presidential Office on Tuesday (July 9) confirmed President Tsai Ing-wen’s (蔡英文) July 11-22 visit to four Caribbean allies with stopovers in New York City and De...

Taiwan President not planning to visit Washington, D.C.: Presidential Office

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – During her stopover in the United States next week, President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) will not visit Washington, D.C. and will not hold a speech on Capitol Hill, the Presidenti...

Tsai lauds Taiwan’s democracy despite Chinese pressure

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) said on Thursday (July 4) that Beijing’s saber-rattling will not curb Taiwan’s democracy and national sovereignty. Tsai had giv...

China lodges protest against Taiwan president’s US visits

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — China has once again filed a protest against the United States government for allowing President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) to transit on its territory on her Caribbean trip sched...