Taiwan has once-in-a-lifetime chance to forge new alliances

KAOHSIUNG (Taiwan News) – Not too many English-speaking Taiwan observers will be keen readers of the French newspaper Le Monde. But, if they were, they would have spotted an article earlier this...

EU thanks Taiwan for swift delivery of 1.6 million medical masks

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — European Union officials have publicly thanked Taiwan for swiftly delivering desperately needed medical masks as the Wuhan coronavirus (COVID-19) continues to exact a heav...

EU backs Taiwan's inclusion in WHO

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — As the China coronavirus spreads globally and after Canada and Japan expressed support for Taiwan's participation in the World Health Organization (WHO), the European ...

Taiwan-EU trade in goods hit record high in 2018

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Trade between Taiwan and the European Union (EU) reached 51.9 billion euros in 2018, hitting a historical high, according to the EU-Taiwan Relations 2019 report published ...

EU confirms support for Taiwan's participation at World Health Assembly

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – As the annual World Health Assembly (WHA) approaches, international allies are voicing support for Taiwan’s participation despite Beijing’s influence over the ...

Showing support for Taiwan, EU group presents letter signed by 155 MEPs to President Tsai

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – On the morning of Feb. 20, the chair of European Parliament-Taiwan Friendship Group, Werner Langen, presented an official letter and declaration affirming the support of E...

EU parliamentary group supports Taiwan, rejects "1 country 2 systems"

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Members of the European Parliament-Taiwan Friendship Group sent a joint letter to the European Union (EU) foreign policy chief today, saying that the people of Taiwan reje...

EU and Taiwan labor consultation a 'milestone' in cooperation

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The first ever labor affairs consultation meeting between Taiwan and the EU on Monday marks a milestone in cooperation between the two polities, according to Deputy Labor ...

New EU security system will not affect Taiwan's visa-free status: EETO

A new border security system scheduled to be launched in 2021 by the European Union will continue to allow visa-free entry by nationals of countries and areas that already have such status, including ...

Taiwan EU representative recounts ceaseless Chinese antagonism at National Day celebrations

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Representative to the EU and Belgium, Harry Tseng (曾厚仁), says hope for global democracy and the rule of law relies on Taiwan triumphing over Chinese oppression. Hosting...

EU representative to Taiwan says isolating Taiwan from WHA 'nonsensical'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Madeleine Majorenko, head of the office representing the European Union (EU) in Taiwan, described Wednesday China’s interference in Taiwan’s participation in t...