Taiwan warns of attack if China's economy keeps crumbling

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan's Foreign Minister Joseph Wu (吳釗燮) on Wednesday (Nov. 6) said that Taiwan will need to brace itself for a "military conflict" if China's economy c...

Taiwan's foreign minister meets with new Japanese ambassador over bubble tea

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan’s Foreign Minister Joseph Wu (吳釗燮) met with the new Japanese representative to Taiwan, Hiroyasu Izumi (泉裕泰), over a cup of bubble tea on Wednesday (Nov. 6). ...

Taiwan not alone in dealing with cyberattacks: AIT Director

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Director of the American Institute in Taiwan (AIT) Brent Christensen affirmed U.S. collaboration with Taiwan on cybersecurity, as a five-day series of cyberwarfare exercis...

Taiwan's MOFA mocks China's '26 measures' in simplified Chinese tweet

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — In response to China's announcement on Monday (Nov. 4) of 26 more "measures" to lure Taiwanese talent into working in the communist country, Taiwan's Min...

International computer vision event in Seoul bows to China over Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The organizers of a prestigious computer vision event held in South Korea have kowtowed to pressure from China over how Taiwan is addressed. Beijing allegedly forced th...

Taiwan's foreign minister concludes visit to Paraguay

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A delegation led by Taiwan's Foreign Minister Joseph Wu (吳釗燮) joined Paraguayan President Mario Abdo Benítez for dinner on Wednesday (Oct. 30) during a three-da...

Taiwan's foreign minister visits Paraguay with agricultural delegation

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Foreign Minister Joseph Wu (吳釗燮) is leading an agricultural delegation to Taiwan’s South American ally Paraguay from Oct. 29 to 31. Wu said via Twitter on Tuesday...

Saint Vincent celebrates 40 years of independence in Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Spirits were high in Tianmu Sunday evening (Oct. 27) as Taiwan's ally St. Vincent and the Grenadines celebrated the 40th anniversary of the Caribbean island nation'...

New Taipei, Jaluit Atoll ink pact on sisterhood ties

New Taipei and Jaluit Atoll in the Marshall Islands inked a pack on establishing sisterhood ties Sunday, a step forward in building deeper relations between the two sides. Witnessed by Marshall Isl...

Taiwan envoy backs Turkish president's call to reform UN Security Council

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan’s Foreign Ministry threw its support behind comments made by the controversial figure of Turkish leader Recep Tayyip Erdogan this week, after Ergodan challeng...

Taiwan and Marshall Islands to sign economic cooperation agreement

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — President of the Marshall Islands Hilda Heine arrived in Taiwan on Thursday (Oct. 24) on a four-day trip to meet with Taiwanese leaders. It is the third visit to Taiwan...

Guatemalan President-elect arrives in Taiwan for five-day visit

Guatemalan President-elect Alejandro Eduardo Giammattei arrived in Taiwan Sunday for a five-day visit, according to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA). Giammattei, who takes office in January, ...

After Dior's kowtow to CCP, Taiwan's Foreign Minister calls on world to 'stand up to China'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Following the news of luxury fashion brand Dior apologizing to China for a powerpoint (PPT) presentation that accurately depicted Chinese territory administered by Beijing...

Concern Taiwan’s ally Saint Vincent could be next poached by China

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Legislators discuss the possibility of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines switching diplomatic allegiance from Taiwan to China On Friday (Oct. 18), Kuomintang (KMT) Legis...

Czechia and Slovakia offices host joint event celebrating Taiwan ties

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — On Thursday (Oct. 17), the Czech and Slovakian representative offices in Taiwan jointly hosted a National Day celebration in Taipei to honor the country, inviting Minister...