9 Taiwan companies and government institutions win top awards at 2019 Smart City Summit & Expo

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The sixth annual Smart City Summit & Expo (SCSE) started Tuesday (March 26) at Taipei's Nangang Exhibition Center, attended by Taiwan Vice President Chen Chien-jen...

2019 Smart City Summit & Expo highlights Taiwan’s development

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The 2019 Smart City Summit & Expo opened on Tuesday (March 26) in Taipei, with more than 300 exhibitors and 1,200 booths offering business opportunities in transportat...

Taiwan Presidential Office Building marks 100th anniversary

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - An exhibition to mark the centenary of the iconic Presidential Office Building in central Taipei will open to the public on Sunday. Vice President Chen Chien-jen (陳建仁) and th...

President Tsai invites pope to visit Taiwan

Taiwan's President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) sent a congratulatory message to Pope Francis on the sixth anniversary of his pontificate Wednesday and expressed her hope that he will one day visit Taiwan, ...

Taiwan welcomes pope's special envoy to Taipei

TAIPEI (CNA) -- Taiwan on Thursday welcomed the visit of Pope Francis' special envoy to the country to attend a National Eucharistic Congress to be held Friday, saying that the decision again show...

Taiwan's Pacific allies propose Taipei and Beijing receive equal diplomatic recognition

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A change may be in order regarding diplomatic relations between Micronesian nations and China, as five Micronesian nations have issued a joint communique, which calls for ...

2019 Taipei book fair kicks off with emphasis on freedom and democracy

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — At the opening of the 2019 Taipei International Book Exhibition (TIBE) Tuesday, Vice President Chen Chien-jen (陳建仁) called on people in Taiwan and Germany, the guest of ho...

Taiwan Presidential Office unveils New Year's giveaways to celebrate Year of the Pig

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Presidential Office unveiled on Monday the design for Lunar New Year’s couplet, red envelope, and gift pouch, all of which will be given away as a tradition to c...

President Tsai invites Pope Francis to Taiwan in B-day message

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Taiwan’s President Tsai Ing-wen congratulated Pope Francis as the Catholic leader celebrated his 82nd birthday on Monday, Dec. 17. Tsai sent a message on behalf of her...

Taiwan exonerates 1,505 victims of political persecution

TAIPEI (CNA) -- The criminal records of 1,505 victims of political persecution in Taiwan were wiped out Sunday at a formal ceremony, in a bid to help heal their long-lasting trauma and to remind the c...

Nicaragua's Foreign Minister visits Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Nicaragua’s Foreign Minister, Denis Ronaldo Moncada-Colindres, is currently on an official visit to Taiwan, where he will meet senior Taiwan officials, as well as tr...

Hewlett Packard recognized for commitment to social responsibility at Taipei Forum

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The international corporation Hewlett Packard Enterprises (HPE) was recognized for its signifcant effort to pursue socially responsible investment and global sustainabilit...

Global Corporate Sustainability Forum kicks off in Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – On Nov. 22, the 2018 Global Corporate Sustainability and Forum (GSCF) and Awards ceremony was held at Taipei's Grand Hotel, with opening addresses from Vice President ...

TAITRA reports positive growth for Taiwan bicycle manufacturing in 2018

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) –The Taiwan External Trade and Development Council (TAITRA) has reported a positive growth for Taiwan’s bicycle manufacturing industry this year. From January to Se...

Taiwan a 'super innovator' and global talent pool: President Tsai

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) met with a foreign academic delegation on Tuesday and said that as a globally acknowledged innovator, Taiwan will continue to make contri...