CIB advances Taiwan’s case for INTERPOL participation

Taiwan’s Criminal Investigation Bureau under the National Police Agency is leaving no stone unturned as it rallies support for the country’s participation in the International Criminal Pol...

Taiwan joins US, Japan, Australia in holding global workshop on pandemic-related crime

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan, the U.S., Japan, and Australia came together on Wednesday (Oct. 28) to co-host a virtual workshop about combating COVID-19-related crimes, such as fraud schemes an...

Taiwan, US look to diversify supply chains away from China

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Officials from Taiwan, the U.S., Japan, and the EU are looking for “like-minded” democracies to shift supply chains away from China. Taiwan’s Ministry...

Taiwan evacuates two Japanese from Tuvalu

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan’s Coast Guard has evacuated two Japanese from Tuvalu while picking up three Taiwanese servicemen who had worked in consular services in the allied island coun...

Visiting Czech senate president, US officials talk up Taiwan in post-COVID era

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The visiting Czech delegation, led by Senate President Milos Vystrcil, gathered with Taiwan government officials and Taipei-based foreign envoys on Friday (Sep. 4), to cal...

Taiwan and Japan agree to re-open borders for business travelers

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan and Japan will mutually allow the entry of business travelers starting in early September after months of travel restrictions due to the COVID-19 pandemic. &ldqu...

Japanese man vanishes in Taiwan for 2 weeks

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Friends and work associates of a Japanese national traveling in Taiwan have become greatly concerned since he has been missing for over two weeks. Fuchigami Takahiro, 4...

Taiwan donates funds to Japan for reconstruction after Kyushu floods

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan on Thursday (July 30) donated ¥3 million (US$28,500) to Japan for reconstruction work in the wake of the July floods on the island of Kyushu. Taiwan’s ...

Taiwan opposition party asks President Tsai to visit Diaoyutai Islands to claim jurisdiction

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — As the dispute between Taiwan and Japan over the Diaoyutai Islands continues, Taiwan's main opposition party, the Kuomintang (KMT), is calling on President Tsai Ing-we...

Taiwan, US, Japan celebrate 5th anniversary of joint cooperative program

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan, the U.S., and Japan celebrated the fifth anniversary of the Global Cooperation and Training Framework (GCTF) on Monday (June 1), pledging to expand cooperation and...

Japanese envoy promises continual support for Taiwan's WHA participation

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Following the World Health Organization's (WHO) disappointing decision to bar Taiwan from participating in the World Health Assembly (WHA) for the fourth year in a row...

Taiwan donates 2 million surgical masks to Japan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan on Thursday (April 16) donated two million surgical masks to Japan, where the authorities have declared a state of emergency in major cities over spiked coronavirus...

Japanese representative praises Taiwan president's warm words for Japan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Japan-Taiwan Exchange Association Chief Representative Hiroyasu Izumi took to Facebook on Wednesday (April 7) to praise President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) for her warm words on ...

Taiwan and Japan to overcome pandemic together: Abe

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) and Japan’s Prime Minister Abe Shinzo have exchanged words of encouragement as both countries are facing the threats of the global coron...

Japan's relationship with Taiwan should not be undermined by ties to China: Japanese representative

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Japanese Representative to Taiwan Hiroyasu Izumi said during a recent interview that the relationship between Japan and Taiwan shall not be compromised by its ties to Chin...