MOFA thanks allies, partners for backing Taiwan’s UN participation

Staunch support for the meaningful participation of Taiwan in the U.N. system shown by the country’s allies and partners during the General Assembly in New York is deeply appreciated by the gove...

Prime minister of Eswatini to visit Taiwan to celebrate Double Ten National Day

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Ambrose Dlamini, the prime minister of the African kingdom of Eswatini will reportedly attend Taiwan’s National Day celebrations on Oct. 10. Representing Eswatini...

Foreign students bring goodwill from Taiwan home for the holidays

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Students from New Southbound Policy affiliated countries studying in Taiwan are bringing second hand toys home with them to donate to local children during the school holi...

Taiwan gives visa waiver to visitors from only African ally eSwatini

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - Visitors from Taiwan’s only African ally, the Kingdom of eSwatini, will be allowed to stay on the island for a maximum of 90 days beginning June 1, the Ministry of Foreign...

Students from Taiwan ally eSwatini play football

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - Students from Taiwan’s only African ally, the Kingdom of eSwatini, gathered on the campus of National Yang-Ming University in Taipei Saturday (April 13) to play football. ...

Taiwan volunteers advance health care in Eswatini

TAIPEI (Taiwan Today) -- The Feng Hsing Medical Service Team from Taipei Medical University set out Feb. 10 for the Kingdom of Eswatini, the sixth time the volunteer aid group undertook an annual miss...

Taiwan sends team of medical experts to eSwatini to provide free care

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A 24 person team of medical professionals has arrived in the African Kingdom of eSwatini to provide free medical services for those in need. Over the coming weeks, the ...

Royals' roles in politics vary, but few join electoral fray

BANGKOK (AP) — The selection of the elder sister of Thailand's king as a political party nominee for prime minister has upended a tradition of the palace playing no public role in politics. Most but n...

President Tsai eyes greater global participation for Taiwan

President Tsai Ing-wen reiterated Jan. 24 that Taiwan is committed to expanding its contribution to the global community through seeking meaningful participation in the U.N. system. Globalization ...

Retired diplomat tapped as Taiwan’s new deputy representative to Japan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan’s Deputy Representative Kuo Chung-shi (郭仲熙) of the Taipei Economic and Cultural Representative Office in Japan has been appointed the Secretary General of the...

Taiwan negotiating with eSwatini to extradite Taiwanese rhino poachers

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Taiwanese Embassy in eSwatini is reportedly in talks with the kingdom over the transfer of two Taiwanese rhino poachers who were arrested in 2017 in the African nation...

Photo of the Day: First Taiwatini Regiment in Eswatini

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Taiwan's Ambassador led other Taiwanese embassy staff and officials in serving with the country's new Taiwanti Regiment as part of the Kingdom of Eswatini's annual ...

An absolute monarchy in Africa holds parliamentary election

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — The southern African kingdom of Eswatini is holding an election largely free of suspense. That's because people are voting for parliamentarians on Friday under th...

Taiwan strengthens security ties with India, Japan, Australia and Singapore

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – As Taiwan’s number of official diplomatic allies keeps dwindling under pressure from China, the island is seeking closer security ties to countries like India, Japan...

Taiwan launches campaign to highlight its value as global SDG partner

An international campaign was launched by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs highlighting Taiwan’s desire to participate in the U.N. system and merits as a valuable partner in achieving the Sustain...