Indonesia and Taiwan celebrate 42 years of agriculture cooperation

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A new rice cultivation project was announced in Jakarta today to mark 42 years of agriculture cooperation between Indonesia and Taiwan, reported CNA. Over 20,000 Indone...

Taiwan to send 70 alternative military service conscripts abroad on foreign aid mission

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A total of 70 alternative military service conscripts will be dispatched to 18 countries to provide professional assistance starting Oct. 22 as part of Taiwan’s fore...

The time is right for Taiwan to push for greater UN involvement

The UN General Assembly is taking place this week in New York. And once again, the only voice that Taiwan will have at this global diplomatic gathering is through their handful of diplomatic allies in...

72 Indonesian students receive scholarships from Taiwan government in 2018

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- 72 Indonesian students who received 2018 Taiwan Scholarships had a pre-departure briefing session with The Taipei Economic and Trade Office (TETO) in Indonesia. Those schola...

Taiwanese experts help find new life for taro in Palau

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — In an effort to help promote locally produced taro in Palau, Taiwan’s International Cooperation and Development Fund (ICDF) conducted food-processing trainings in Ap...

Taiwan’s digital-democrat, Audrey Tang, joins World Urban Forum

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan’s Digital Minister Audrey Tang, (唐鳯), participated remotely in the United Nation’s (UN) ninth session of the World Urban Forum (WUF 9) this week.  ...

Taiwan President opens new greenhouse and pigsty in Marshall Islands

MAJURO (Taiwan News) — Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) attended the opening ceremony of a renovated greenhouse and a pigsty at the Laura Farm in the Marshall Islands on October 31 which...

13 Saint Kitts and Nevis students receive Taiwan Scholarship Awards

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)-- The 2017 Taiwan Scholarship Award ceremony has held at the Ocean Terrace Inn (OTI) on Wednesday, July 19. A total of 13 students received scholarships from the Taiwanese gove...

Taiwan awards full scholarships to Salvadorian students

TAIPEI (Taiwan news)--The Taiwan government awarded scholarships to outstanding students from El Salvador who wish to study undergraduate, graduate and Mandarin studies in Taiwan. A total of 2...

Nicaragua Foreign Minister visits Taiwan, to meet with Tsai

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - Nicaragua's Foreign Minister Denis Moncada along with a high-level delegation arrived in Taiwan Thursday for an official visit, during which they are expected to meet with P...

Children of Sao Tome and Principe president face scrutiny after rift

        TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The studies and scholarship for the children of the president of Sao Tome and Principe faced scrutiny after diplomatic relations between T...

Stories of Taiwan's foreign aid 'touching': ex-foreign minister

Stories of Taiwan's foreign aid endeavors touch the heart, former Foreign Affairs Minister Frederick Chien said Monday at the launch of a new book of such stories. Chien, who served as foreign mini...

Taipei economic and cultural office in Myanmar opens

The Taipei Economic and Cultural Office (TECO) in Myanmar opened in Yangon Monday, offering consular services, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) said that day. The TECO, which represen...

Taiwan funding helps Kiribati airport upgrade project

Taipei, Feb. 23 (CNA) A project to upgrade the Bonriki International Airport in the South Pacific country of Kiribati is set to be completed in the second half of this year, with the assistance of a l...

Taiwan to help Central American allies fight coffee disease

Taipei, Jan. 12 (CNA) Taiwan will provide US$40 million in loans to four of its diplomatic allies in Central America to help them fight coffee rust, the most devastating disease afflicting coffee plan...