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Taiwan in talks with Germany over chips, vaccines

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan is calling on Germany to help it procure COVID-19 vaccines after the German government turned to Taiwan for automotive chips. Due to a global shortage, governmen...

German office in Taiwan celebrates German National Day

The German Institute Taipei highlighted the values of freedom and democracy shared by Taiwan and Germany at its German National Day celebration in Taipei on Monday (Oct. 5). The German National Day...

German Trade Office Oktoberfest 2020 kicks off in Taipei

The two-day Oktoberfest celebration kicked off in Taipei on Friday (Sept. 25), giving German companies and their business partners a rare chance to rub elbows at a time when social gatherings are temp...

Germany joins countries calling for Taiwan's attendance at World Health Assembly

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — With the 73rd World Health Assembly (WHA) just three days away, the German government on Friday (May 15) joined other countries in the campaign to allow Taiwan to particip...

German Health Minister thanks Taiwan for mask donation via letter

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — German Federal Minister of Health Jens Spahn on Wednesday (April 23) wrote to Taiwan’s Health Minister Chen Shih-chung (陳時中) to express his appreciation for Taiwan&r...

Foreign offices in Taiwan support border control measures

Several foreign representative offices in Taiwan have expressed support for Taiwan's strict border control measures, which took effect Thursday (March 19), saying they understand the need for such...

German Institute Taipei praises Taiwan's coronavirus response

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The German Institute Taipei has praised the island nation for its battle against the Wuhan coronavirus, calling it a "role model" in its Facebook post Thursday (...

Taiwan, Germany ink driver’s license agreement

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan and Germany have signed a letter of intent that will allow residents of each country to obtain driver's licenses without taking a test on the other's soil. ...

Allies voice support for Taiwan's inclusion in Interpol

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The annual International Criminal Police Organization (Interpol) General Assembly, which Taiwan has not been a party to since China joined the body, came to a close on Fri...

Taiwan's exclusion from Interpol is political: US, Germany

The representative offices of the United States and Germany in Taiwan on Thursday lamented the country's exclusion from the ongoing general assembly of the International Criminal Police Organizati...

3 Lithuanian MPs call for representative office in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Three Lithuanian parliamentarians last week called for an end to celebrations of Communist China's 70th anniversary and opening a Lithuanian representative office in T...

German office celebrates National Day, cooperation with Taiwan

The German Institute Taipei highlighted cooperation between Taiwan and Germany, especially in the field of renewable energy, as part of German National Day celebrations in Taipei on Thursday. The G...

Taiwan hosts international corporate sustainability dialogue

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Taiwan Institute for Sustainable Energy (TAISE), British Office Taipei, Center for Corporate Sustainability, and Taishin Financial Holdings jointly hosted the 5th Roun...

Body of Taiwan teen found in German river

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The body of a Taiwanese teenage boy who went missing in Germany last week has been found, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs said Wednesday (June 12). The 18-year-old exch...

Xi's latest threat nothing new: German envoy

Taipei, Jan. 21 (CNA) Chinese President Xi Jinping's (習近平) latest assertion that Beijing does not discount the use of force to reunify with Taiwan was a reiteration of China's long-held positi...