Taiwan-Philippines demo mushroom farm breaks ground

Officials from Taiwan and the Philippines broke ground Friday on a demonstration mushroom farm in the country's Baguio City, as part of a joint collaboration aimed at helping the Southeast Asian n...

Bank of Taiwan opens branch office in Manila, Philippines

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Bank of Taiwan is continuing its expansion into Southeast Asian markets in accordance with the government’s Southbound Policy, in an effort to increase financial...

Taiwan donates US$250k for Philippines typhoon relief

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Taiwan government donated US$250,000 (NT$7.75 million) to the Government of the Philippines to aid relief efforts in the aftermath of Typhoon Mangkhut, which struck th...

Overseas Taiwanese hold Double Ten Day celebration in the Philippines

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The overseas Taiwanese community in Davao City in the southern Philippines celebrated the Double Ten National Day a few days early on Saturday evening, Oct. 6. The Doub...

Taiwan builds shelters for conflict victims in Southern Philippines

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan on Saturday started building 400 housing units for the victims of last year’s Marawi conflict on the southern Philippines island of Mindanao. Fighting betw...

New envoy to Philippines strives to broaden relations

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan's soon to be envoy to the Philippines, Michael Hsu (徐佩勇) said he wants to improve bilateral exchanges between the two island nations yesterday in Taipei. Hsu...

Film reveals bond of kindness between Vietnamese family and Taiwanese people

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — After the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) released a short film calling for Taiwan’s participation in the World Health Assembly (WHA), a story depicting the bond ...

Taiwan to post new representative in the Philippines after WHA

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) will post the director-general of its Department of International Organizations, Michael Hsu (徐佩勇), in the Philippines after the Wor...

At Minnesota, a boycott is over but tensions are not

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minnesota President Eric Kaler stepped behind the podium and began to speak, a crisis averted after seven Golden Gophers football players announced that the team would not boycott t...

Taiwan still hoping to attend World Health Assembly: foreign minister

Taipei, May 2 (CNA) Taiwan has not yet received an invitation to this year's World Health Assembly (WHA) but still stands a chance of attending, Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs Javier Hou said Mon...

Taiwan yet to receive invitation to attend WHA conference

Taiwan has yet to receive an invitation to attend this year's session of the World Health Assembly, the decision-making body of the World Health Organization, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) sa...

Taiwan planning Asia-Pacific skills development center

Taipei, Jan. 8 (CNA) Taiwan is to open a skills development center later this year to intensify its exchanges and cooperation in human resources with Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) member ec...

ROC nationals need two IDs to enter U.N. Geneva office: MOFA

Taipei, Oct. 20 (CNA) After protesting a denial of entry last month, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) has received a positive response from the United Nations that any Republic of China nation...

Taiwan protests denied entry of Taiwanese to U.N. Geneva office tour

Taipei, Sept. 17 (CNA) Taiwan has lodged a protest with the United Nations over the issue of Taiwanese nationals being denied entry to the U.N. office in Geneva for guided tours, a Taiwanese officia...

European development bank to hold investment forum in Taiwan

Taipei, Aug. 20 (CNA) The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) will hold an investment forum in Taipei next month to apprise Taiwanese entrepreneurs of business opportunities in eme...