Foreign minister confirms plan for presidential overseas trip

Taipei, May 25 (CNA) The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) is planning a trip next month by President Tsai Ing-wen to Panama and Paraguay -- two diplomatic allies of Taiwan in Central and South Ameri...

New public opinion foundation established

Taipei, April 17 (CNA) Taiwanese Public Opinion Foundation, a non-governmental and non-profit institute specialized in opinion polls and in-depth studies of public opinions, was established Sunday in ...

Premier Chang welcomes choice of successor

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Premier Simon Chang on Tuesday welcomed the choice of former Finance Minister Lin Chuan as his eventual successor. Both President-elect Tsai Ing-wen, who announced the choice ...

2 former government officials deemed not guilty in military leak case

Taipei, Nov. 12 (CNA) Two former government officials under the previous administration of Chen Shui-bian (???) were found not guilty in a military leak case, according to the final ruling over the ...

Tsai did not meet Abe: DPP

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Democratic Progressive Party leaders insisted Friday that presidential candidate Tsai Ing-wen had not met Japan’s Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, despite reports to the contrary in t...

Taiwan News Morning Briefing – April 7

Market & Commodity ■ The Taiwan Stock Exchange’s (TWSE) main index opened 20.72 points higher to 9,621.04 on Tuesday, with turnover reaching NT$2.27 billion. (Taiwan News) ■ U.S. stocks closed hig...

Tsai calls back veteran campaign experts

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Democratic Progressive Party Chairwoman Tsai Ing-wen will rely on veteran campaign experts Wu Nai-jen and Chiou I-jen to help her in the presidential election, reports said Frid...