Taiwan to provide US$500,000 in humanitarian aid to Venezuela

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan’s envoy to the United States Stanley Kao (高碩泰) said the Taiwan government will provide humanitarian assistance worth US$500,000 to Venezuela during an interna...

On immigration, Mideast and more, Kushner keeps pushing

WASHINGTON (AP) — The ink wasn't dry on a border security compromise before Jared Kushner had moved on to another enormous challenge. As lawmakers fine-tuned a border agreement that ...

The Latest: Pence arrives in Poland for Mideast conference

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — The Latest on the international conference on the Middle East (all times local): 2 p.m. U.S. Vice President Mike Pence has arrived in Poland, ...

US, Poland launch Mideast conference despite uncertain aims

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — The United States and Poland are kicking off an international conference on the Middle East on Wednesday amid uncertainty over its aims and questions about what it will deliver. ...

US, Poland launch Mideast conference despite uncertain aims

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — The United States and Poland are kicking off an international conference on the Middle East amid uncertainty over its aims and questions about what it will deliver. ...

With Mideast meeting, Poland woos Trump but risks other ties

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — The Polish government has joined forces with the United States to co-host an international conference on the Middle East, hoping to strengthen its ties with Washington as its see...

US Ambassador-at-Large for International Religious Freedom to visit Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - The United States will send Sam Brownback, its Ambassador-at-Large for International Religious Freedom, to Taiwan next month to attend an international conference, reports said ...

Kosovo PM proposes conference to normalize Serbia ties

PRISTINA, Kosovo (AP) — Kosovo's prime minister has proposed an international conference to complete a final agreement with Serbia to normalize ties between the former foes. Ramush H...

US: Upcoming Mideast conference not aimed at demonizing Iran

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The United States says an international conference next month to promote peace and stability in the Middle East is not aimed at demonizing Iran. U.S. deputy amb...

China says doctor behind gene edited babies acted on his own

BEIJING (AP) — Chinese investigators have determined that the doctor behind the reported birth of two babies whose genes had been edited in hopes of making them resistant to the AIDS virus acted...

Iran not invited, Russia snubs meeting over Iran concerns

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Poland's foreign minister says Iran has not been invited to an international conference on the Middle East next month in Warsaw, while Russia has declined the invitation. ...

Asian Ecotourism Network holds annual conference in Alishan, Taiwan

CHIAYI (Taiwan News) — Experts and industry representatives traveling from 17 countries and areas across the Asia Pacific discussed ecotourism and sustainable development of nature and indigenou...

EU could snub US-Mideast meeting over Iran concerns

BRUSSELS (AP) — European Union countries appear ready to snub an international conference on the Middle East in Poland next month over concerns it is part of a U.S. drive to ramp up pressure on Iran. ...

Bio Asia biotech conference to take place in Taiwan for first time in July

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Biotechnology Innovation Organization (BIO) joined the Taiwan Bio-Industry Association (Taiwan BIO) in announcing that the Bio Asia-Taiwan 2019 International Conferenc...

Iran summons Polish envoy in protest against upcoming summit

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran's foreign ministry has summoned the Polish envoy in the country following an announcement by U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo that Poland will host an international confere...