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Taiwan passport holders should still avoid Cuba, foreign ministry says

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan’s foreign ministry said it continues to recommend that citizens avoid traveling to Cuba after individuals visiting with Taiwan passports were denied entry to ...

Foreign ministry hails inking of Taiwan-India labor deal

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) welcomed an MOU on “The Facilitation of Employment of Indian Workers” between the Taipei Economic and Cultural Center in...

Taiwan looks forward to deepening relations with new Indonesia government

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan will deepen exchanges and cooperation with Indonesia based on the present situation once the Southeast Asian nation’s new president is confirmed, the Ministry...

Passport photos cause problems at Taiwan airport e-Gates

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Travelers should not alter their passport photos too much or they will be refused passage by electronic e-Gates at airports, the Bureau of Consular Affairs (BOCA) said Fri...

Taiwan denies mishandling visit by Tokyo governor

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The visit by Tokyo Governor Koike Yuriko (小池百合子) to Taiwan was handled according to protocol, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) said Friday (Feb. 9), rejecting allega...

Taiwan thanks French foreign minister for flight route support

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — French Foreign Minister Stephane Sejourne was the first foreign minister in the European Union to express support for Taiwan in its dispute with China over flight routes, ...

Taiwan reaffirms relations with Guatemala

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Guatemala’s support for Taiwan has never wavered, Taiwan’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) said on Tuesday (Feb. 6), after Guatemala Foreign Minister Carlos...

Foreign minister shares details of Nauru's diplomatic break with Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan Foreign Minister Joseph Wu (吳釗燮) revealed new details regarding the termination of diplomatic relations between Taiwan and Nauru in a recent interview with the Wash...

Taiwan will keep tabs on post-election developments in Tuvalu

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) will monitor post-election political developments in Tuvalu, deepen friendly relations with newly elected parliamentarians, and ensu...

Taiwan foreign ministry rejects claim staff burned Nauru flag during withdrawal

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) denounced a video purportedly showing diplomatic staff destroying the Nauru flag while withdrawing from the Pacific Islan...

Taiwan condemns Nauru for accepting 'one China' principle

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan criticized Nauru for accepting China’s “one China” principle on Wednesday (Jan. 24). The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) said it expressed &...

Taiwan affirms close relations with Tuvalu

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan maintains deep ties with Tuvalu, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) said, amid reports the Pacific Island nation may switch recognition to Beijing. Tuvalu Am...

Tuvalu reportedly considering breaking ties with Taiwan for China

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan’s foreign ministry touted the strength of its relationship with Tuvalu on Sunday (Jan. 21) amid speculation that the Pacific Island country would follow Nauru...

Lithuania parliament delegation visits Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A delegation from Lithuania’s parliament will visit Taiwan from Sunday (Jan. 21) to Friday (Jan. 26). Head of the Lithuanian Parliamentary Group for Relations wit...

Taiwan special envoy to attend Marshall Islands presidential inauguration

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan will send Deputy Foreign Minister Tien Chung-kwang (田中光) as the special envoy to attend the Marshall Island’s presidential inauguration on Jan. 22, the Minist...