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Taiwan asks Germany to help obtain coronavirus vaccines

Taiwan has sought Germany's help in securing COVID-19 vaccines, Economy Minister Wang Mei-hua said on Thursday (Jan. 28), after Berlin asked for the island's assistance in easing a shortage of...

Bavarian State parliamentarians form group to promote ties with Taiwan

A Taiwan-friendly group was established in the Bavarian State Parliament of Germany on Thursday with the aim of promoting closer links with Taiwan. The Taiwan Friendship group—Freundeskreis B...

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...

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. ...

Germany plans to expand ties with Taiwan despite ruling out diplomatic recognition

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Germany has no plans to establish diplomatic relations with Taiwan, but it is mulling ways to expand ties with the island nation, said a German foreign ministry official a...

Germany to hold public hearings for Taiwan recognition petition

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The German Bundestag said Tuesday (Nov. 19) that public hearings for the petition calling on the German government to establish diplomatic relations with Taiwan will be he...

German calling for Taiwan's recognition meets diplomat

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Michael Kreuzberg, the German behind a petition calling on his country to establish diplomatic relations with Taiwan, met with Taiwan's representative to Germany Shieh...

Petition demanding Germany open diplomatic relations with Taiwan exceeds threshold

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A petition calling on Germany to establish diplomatic relations with Taiwan has received 53,000 signatures, exceeding the threshold to require the German government to for...

Petition calling on Germany to open diplomatic relations with Taiwan gains 12,000 signatures

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A petition calling on Germany to establish diplomatic relations with Taiwan in retaliation for China's "massive violations of international human rights" has rece...

Petition demands Germany open diplomatic relations with Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A petition calling on Germany to establish diplomatic relations with Taiwan in retaliation for China's "massive violations of international human rights" went vir...

EU should recognize Taiwan if China won't honor agreement on HK: German media

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – On Sept. 2, the German newspaper “Die Welt” published an article by Jacques Schuster in which the journalist suggests that in light of China’s recent act...

Germany may dispatch warship to sail through Taiwan Strait

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Reports from various media outlets suggest that the government of Germany is holding high level security talks on whether or not it should project its military power in Ea...

Taiwan office in Germany sends defiant message on eve of Tiananmen Square 30th anniversary

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- As the 30th anniversary of the Tiananmen Square Massacre rapidly approaches on June 4, the Trade Office of Taiwan in Munich Germany, Taiwan's de facto embassy in Germany, o...

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...