Indonesia demands halt to program hit by forced labor accusations

TAIPEI (CNA) — Indonesia on Friday demanded that Taiwan temporarily suspend an industry-academia collaboration program following allegations that it has been abused by treating Indonesian univer...

Taiwan donates US$500,000 to Indonesia for tsunami relief

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan will donate US$500,000 (NT$15.4 million) to Indonesia, following the catastrophic tsunami which stuck the Sunda Strait on Dec. 22, reported CNA. The Ministry of ...

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 among countries supporting relief work in Indonesia

PALU (CNA) -- Medical resources and relief supplies mobilized by Taiwan's government and charity groups have been made available to disaster-hit Palu on the Indonesian island of Sulawesi to help t...

Taipei Economic and Trade Office in Indonesia holds Taiwan film screening

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - The Taipei Economic and Trade Office (TETO) in Indonesia held a Taiwan film screening and pre-conference tea party on Sept. 5 at Cinemaxx Theater Plaza Semanggi Jakarta. A to...

Asian shares mixed as US mulls new tariffs on auto imports

BANGKOK (AP) — Shares were mixed in Asia on Thursday after the Trump administration said it was investigating imposing new tariffs on imports of autos and auto parts. Fresh trade tensions combined wit...

Taiwan calls on Indonesian airline to remove the ‘China’ after Taiwan's name on company website

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Indonesia's national airline, Garuda Indonesia recently classified Taiwan's Taoyuan International Airport as part of China, likely in response to pressure from Be...

Four Chinese nabbed in joint Indonesia-Taiwan crystal meth crackdown

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Indonesian authorities announced Tuesday that a vessel was found with up to 1.6 tonnes of crystal methamphetamine in a global crackdown, according to Apple Daily. Four Chine...

Taiwan should be involved in CPTPP: Conference Board of Canada

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan should be included in a new round of talks to form a Comprehensive and Progressive Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP), according to an op-ed piece in Canada’s ...

Indonesian university establishes first Taiwan studies center

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Indonesia’s Binus University (Universitas Bina Nusantara) announced the establishment of a Taiwan studies center on Wednesday after the university signed an agreemen...

Taipei protests Jakarta's deportation of Taiwanese suspects to China

Taiwan on Thursday expressed regret for Indonesia's deportation of 18 Taiwanese fraud suspects to China. "We would like to express our serious concern. We deeply regret the result," F...

Taiwanese employers to pay placement costs for Indonesian migrant workers

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)--- Indonesian migrant workers coming to Taiwan may no longer need to foot the bill for contracts and agency fees in the future, said an Indonesian official yesterday. According...

Indonesia, Taiwan jointly bust Internet fraud ring

Law enforcement authorities from Indonesia and Taiwan jointly busted an Internet fraud ring in North Sumatra in Indonesia earlier this week, arresting 76 Chinese and Taiwanese suspects, Indonesian med...

Foreign workers form 'One Billion Rising' dance flash mob in Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Dozens of migrant workers from the Philippines and Indonesia gathered in front of Taipei Main Station and Won-Won Shopping Center (金萬萬名店城), also known as "the Little Phili...

WAKUWAKU JAPAN and JTB Making Trips Seen on TV Available

TOKYO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec 1, 2016--WAKUWAKU JAPAN Corporation (headquartered in Minato Ward, Tokyo, Masafumi Kawanishi, president & CEO) has announced, together with JTB Corporation, the development...