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MOFA advises Taiwanese in Iran to exercise caution

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) has advised Taiwanese in Iran to exercise caution and maintain close contact with Taiwan's representative office in the region as tensions between Iran and t...

Government to fund 5G development in Taiwan

Taipei (CNA) - The Taiwan government will allocate NT$20.4 billion (US$648.2 million) over a four-year period for the development of 5G mobile networks to give Taiwan a strategical place in the new ag...

Taiwan completes 1st phase of indigenous submarine project: defense minister

The contract design phase of Taiwan's first indigenous submarine project has been completed and the prototype will be ready by 2024, Defense Minister Yen De-fa (嚴德發) said Thursday. After a clos...

Palau President arrives in Taiwan for state visit

Taipei, Nov. 10 (CNA) President Tommy Remengesau, Jr. of Palau, one of Taiwan's six diplomatic allies in the Pacific, arrived in Taiwan Saturday for a state visit, according to the Ministry of For...

Taiwan delighted to see inter-Korean dialogue easing regional tension

Taiwan is delighted to see tension on the Korean Peninsula ease through dialogue, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) said Friday, commenting on the signing of an agreement by the leaders of North ...

China forces Spanish university to cancel Taiwan cultural events

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs on Sunday expressed strong discontent over China for pressuring a university in Spain in October last year to cancel events aimed at promoting Taiwan culture. The mi...

Taiwan honors hospitals for humanitarian work overseas

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) on Friday presented medals to three local hospitals in recognition of their international humanitarian efforts and contributions to "medical diplomacy."...

U.S.-China trade war not expected to hurt Taiwan machinery makers

TAIPEI (CNA) - Taiwan's machinery sector believes the decision by the United States to impose additional tariffs on US$50 billion worth of Chinese goods will not have an adverse impact on Taiwanes...

Taiwan asks FIFA World Cup fan registration website to correct naming

TAIPEI (CNA) - Taiwan's representative office in Russia continues to talk to the 2018 FIFA World Cup FAN ID website about correcting its name designation for Taiwan after it was found to have list...

Nauru boy named 'Taiwan' a tribute to medical missions abroad

Taipei (CNA) - The head of the Taichung Veterans General Hospital, who was one of the nine recipients of the Friends of Foreign Service Medal Award on Friday, shared a story about a Nauru woman who ch...

Taiwan urges quick arrest in assault of national in Malaysia

Taipei (CNA) - Taiwan has demanded the quick conclusion of an investigation by Malaysian police into the attempted robbery of a Taiwanese woman in Kuala Lumpur Wednesday that resulted in her being ser...

Taiwan denies report of fishery cooperation with North Korea

Taipei, Oct. 14 (CNA) Taiwan said Friday that it has no fishery cooperation with North Korea, denying a South Korean news report that Taiwanese fishing vessels have been paying North Korea to fish i...

Taiwan, U.S. find common ground at second digital economy forum

Taipei, Oct. 14 (CNA) Taiwan and the United States have found several areas of consensus during their second Digital Economy Forum, including to support policies that promote innovation and growth i...

Taiwan thanks Japan for donations and assistance in Hualien relief

Taipei, March 9 (CNA) The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) expressed its appreciation to Japan on Friday for its generous donations and assistance after a deadly magnitude 6.0 earthquake struck Hual...

Taiwan condemns deadly attacks in Burkina Faso, offers assistance

Taipei, March 3 (CNA) Taiwan's Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) on Saturday condemned the attacks reportedly carried out by militants in Burkina Faso, which have left some 16 people dead and oth...