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Indian business delegation eyes investment from Taiwan's I-Mei Foods

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A delegation from the Indian state of Bihar, led by the Department of Industries Additional Chief Secretary Sandeep Poundrik, visited I-Mei Foods on Tuesday (Nov. 21) to e...

‘Learning Mandarin in Taiwan!’

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan has become a top destination for American students to learn and study Mandarin. Taiwan’s free society, welcoming people, convenient environment, exceptional s...

Lawmakers push for Taiwan Centers for Mandarin Learning in Australia

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Lawmakers in the Legislative Yuan’s Foreign Affairs and National Defense Committee on Monday (Oct. 2) approved of opening Taiwan Centers for Mandarin Learning (TCML)...

Taiwan’s overseas Mandarin learning centers hit by Chinese cyberattacks

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan’s Mandarin education center in Paris came under Chinese cyberattacks last year amid Beijing’s ongoing “united front” campaigns, a Taiwanese ...

British university head urges cooperation with Taiwan rather than China

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Anthony Finkelstein, president of City, University of London, has flagged the threat of China and called for broader engagement with Taiwan for research in Sinology. Th...

90% of Taiwanese say learning Mandarin beneficial to job, relationships

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Arguing that "Mandarin education should not be a victim of politics," the authors of a new survey have found that 90% of Taiwanese respondents believe that learn...

Taiwanese-run Mandarin school in Paris reportedly targeted by overseas Chinese police

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A Taiwanese-run Mandarin school in Paris, France, has allegedly become the target of a Chinese overseas police station, likely because of its close links to the Taiwan gov...

Taiwan plans more ‘strategically-driven’ Mandarin centers in US, Europe

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan will push for the establishment of dozens more Mandarin institutions across the U.S. and Europe next year for “strategic objectives,” an official said o...

UK to replace Beijing-backed Mandarin schools with teachers from Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The U.K. is in talks with Taiwan to provide Mandarin teachers to the country as London looks to replace Chinese state-backed Confucius Institutes. The U.K. currently ha...

Taiwan could ease Mandarin rule for migrant workers' permanent residency

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan is considering relaxing its Mandarin proficiency requirement for migrant caregivers to obtain permanent residency. A new program that went into effect on April 3...

Free Mandarin, English classes open to migrant workers in Taiwan's Taoyuan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Signups have begun for free language and skills classes for migrant workers in Taoyuan City. On Wednesday (July 13), the Taoyuan City Department of Labor announced that...

Taiwanese organizations in Los Angeles present booth at book festival

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Several organizations, including the foreign offices of Taiwanese governmental departments, teamed up to promote Taiwan's culture and literature at the Los Angeles Tim...

Taiwan rolls out initiative subsidizing Mandarin learning for foreign students

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Ministry of Education (MOE) is subsidizing a department to train international students in Mandarin at universities as Taiwan seeks to retain talent amid labor shortag...

Taiwan foreign ministry's 'West Taiwan' meme goes viral

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A meme posted by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) on its Facebook that refers to China as “West Taiwan” has gone viral. The meme, which uses a popular...

Alabama legislature passes joint pro-Taiwan resolution

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan Ambassador to the U.S. Hsiao Bi-khim (蕭美琴) on Thursday (March 24) went to the Alabama state legislature to accept a Taiwan-friendly resolution and to witness the si...