Latest figures on China's coronavirus outbreak

Latest News Taiwan goes 11 days without new coronavirus case https://t.co/dqzFET914e pic.twitter.com/B9Cf4lfDf8 — Taiwan News (@TaiwanNews886) May 18, 2020 #Taiwan considers allowin...

MOE probes alleged exploitation of Eswatini students by Taiwan university

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Ministry of Education (MOE) announced on Thursday (May 28) that it is opening up an investigation into charges that Mingdao University (MDU) has allegedly been exploit...

South African bans on tobacco, liquor amid virus stir debate

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — A soccer mom in one of Cape Town's posh suburbs drops off a cardboard box of blankets to a neighbor. Inside the box are several bottles of red wine. In Johannesbu...

Over 40 Eswatini students duped into skinning chickens in W. Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Over 40 Eswatini students who thought they were realizing their dream of studying abroad were disheartened when they encountered harsh working conditions and long hours in...

Push to include Taiwan at WHA hampering fight against coronavirus pandemic: China

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — With the World Health Assembly (WHA) meeting drawing near and a growing number of countries voicing support for Taiwan’s participation in the annual event, the Chine...

Taiwan sends medical team to eSwatini to help fight coronavirus

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan has sent a medical team to African ally eSwatini to assist the country in fighting against the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak. The four-member medical team, nic...

Allies support Taiwan as WHA draws near

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — With only six days remaining until the World Health Assembly (WHA), 12 of Taiwan’s diplomatic allies have already called for the island nation to be invited to the m...

WHO's exclusion of Taiwan inhumane: St. Vincent ambassador

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — St. Vincent and the Grenadines’ (SVG) ambassador to Taiwan, Andrea Bowman, said Thursday (May 7) it is inhumane to allow the health of an entire country's people...

Taiwan allies send letter to WHO head

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Five of Taiwan's allies have sent a joint letter to World Health Organization (WHO) Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus requesting that Taiwan be invited to pa...

Taiwan donates 20,000 units of medical supplies to Eswatini to fight coronavirus

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — With medical equipment rapidly dwindling as the Wuhan coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic races across the globe, Taiwan on Saturday (March 28) donated over 20,000 units of me...

MOFA to partner with NGOs in developing countries

Taiwan's Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) has announced that it will work with several non-governmental organizations (NGOs) on projects that provide assistance to disadvantaged groups, especial...

Virus cases spread across Africa, nations prepare for more

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Africa is seeing a steady spread of the coronavirus across the continent, with four new countries confirming cases on Saturday, so that 23 of Africa's 54 countries have COVID-19 pa...

Over 400 military personnel in coronavirus quarantine: Taiwan defense minister

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — More than 400 members of the armed forces are staying in self-imposed coronavirus quarantine, but the number is not affecting the country’s military readiness, Defen...

Tune in and take off: Polish your English by listening to podcasts

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — An estimated 62 million people listen to podcasts weekly in the U.S. and for aspiring English-learners, it is a fantastic learning resource. This article is for those...

Allies voice support for Taiwan at WHO's Executive Board meetings

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan’s allies have joined forces to speak up in favor of the country’s inclusion in the World Health Organization (WHO) at the health agency’s Executiv...