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French delegation drives home need to support Taiwan on world stage

[Updated 12:00 p.m. Dec. 20] TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — French lawmakers of various political stripes delivered a message of goodwill and support for Taiwan's right to self-determination and ...

Taiwan's Tsai urges unity against rising authoritarianism

TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — Addressing a group of visiting French lawmakers, Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen called Wednesday for greater unity among democratic nations in the face of rising authoritariani...

French delegation leaves Taiwan after five-day visit

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A delegation of French senators left Taiwan on Sunday night (Oct. 10) after wrapping up a five-day visit to the country. The group departed on Sunday night at 11:10 p.m...

French Senate delegation ends Taiwan trip with Legislative Yuan visit

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) —The French Senate delegation, led by Alain Richard, Chairman of the Senate’s Taiwan Friendship Group, stopped by the Legislative Yuan on Friday (Oct. 8) to call on Yo...

Beijing condemns French senator for calling Taiwan a 'country'

French Senator Alain Richard met with Taiwan's President Tsai Ing-wen on Thursday, during which he said that the Taiwanese representative office in Paris was doing "a very good job in represe...

French senators visit Taiwan amid China tensions

A delegation of French senators arrived in Taiwan on Wednesday for talks with top officials in Taipei. Their five-day visit comes despite strong protest from Beijing, which considers self-governed T...

French senators to stop by Taiwan's Legislative Yuan on Friday

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The French Senate delegation will make a pit stop at the Legislative Yuan on Friday (Oct. 8) as part of its Taiwan visit, Legislative Yuan President You Si-kun (游錫堃) said ...

French senators to visit Taiwan in October

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A group of French senators is expected to visit Taiwan in early October, French outlet La Lettre A reported on Monday (Sept. 20). The delegation will be led by Alain Ri...

Nasty Riviera campaign key to hopes of France's far-right

PARIS (AP) — The best chance of victory for Marine Le Pen’s far-right party in this weekend’s French regional election runoff is a European lawmaker who meets regularly with Syrian dictator Bashar al-...

Lithuanian FM self-isolates due after French leader's visit

VILNIUS, Lithuania (AP) — Lithuanian Foreign Minister Linas Linkevicius will spend a week in isolation after having been in contact with an infected person who was part of the French delegation during...

Taiwan welcomes parliamentarians from France and UK

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A French parliamentarian delegation and Lord Bethell, a member of the U.K. House of Lords, arrived in Taiwan to promote bilateral economic relationship, said the Ministry ...

Delegation of 14 French companies visits Taiwan's Taoyuan City for investment opportunities

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Led by the French representative to Taiwan, Benoit Guidee, a delegation consisting of 14 French firms met with Taoyuan City Mayor Cheng Wen-tsan (鄭文燦) on Tuesday (April 16...

French delegation visits Taiwan to celebrate bilateral cooperation in technology

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A French parliamentarian delegation, led by Vice President of the Foreign Affairs Committee Michel Herbillon, is visiting Taiwan to take part in an event celebrating the t...

Taiwan an indispensable economic partner of France says visiting French Senator

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The President of the Legislative Yuan Su Chia-chyuan (蘇嘉全) met with a French delegation, headed by French Senator Alain Richard on May 3. On May 3, Richard was quoted a...

Delegation from France arrives in Taiwan to boost cooperation

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – On Tuesday, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) announced the arrival of French senators in Taiwan. The eight-member delegation, led by Senator Cyril Pellevat, will...