UN membership activists want Taiwan president to hold news conferences

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) should hold international news conferences next May and September to underline Taiwan’s wish to join the World Health Organization (WHO)...

Ex-defense minister of Taiwan says Beijing approached him

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — As Taiwan continues to grapple with alleged Chinese interference in the run-up to the 2020 presidential election, former Taiwanese Defense Minister Michael Tsai (蔡明憲) reve...

Campaigners for Taiwan's participation in UN depart for US

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Campaigners for Taiwan’s engagement with the United Nations set out for the United States on Friday (Sept. 7) evening. The group will meet with the U.S. authoriti...

Taiwan United Nations Alliance prepares for annual trip to US

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – For the 16th year in a row, the Taiwan United Nations Alliance (TAIUNA) will head to New York to lobby the international organization to recognize Taiwan, the group announ...

Taiwan steps up campaign in Geneva for WHA bid

A Taiwanese delegation comprised of civic group members plan to take part in a walking event organized by the World Health Organization (WHO) Sunday to highlight Taiwan's contributions to world he...

Pro-Taiwan professionals and politicians defend suspended FTV talk show

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Hundreds of pro-Taiwan professionals and politicians expressed support for a suspended political talk show on Wednesday (April 24), after the program's host claimed th...

Taiwan ex-Defense Minister Michael Tsai leaves DPP

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - Former Defense Minister Michael Tsai (蔡明憲) announced Friday (April 12) he was leaving the Democratic Progressive Party, while calling on the ruling party to respect the primary ...

Taiwan United Nations Alliance to push for UN membership referendum in 2020

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Director General of the Taiwan United Nations Alliance (TAIUNA) Michael Tsai (蔡明憲) said yesterday (Nov. 27) that independent political alliances will work together to push...

TAIUNA delegation leaves for Geneva to voice Taiwan's desire to join WHO

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A 35-member delegation of Taiwan United Nations Alliance (TAIUNA) embarked on a trip to Geneva on May 17, with an aim to expressing the wish of Taiwanese people to join th...

UN returns Taiwan letter unopened

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The United Nations returned a letter outlining Taiwan’s wish to join the global organization unread and unopened, the Taiwan United Nations Alliance said Friday. The group sen...

Taiwanese delegation in U.S. to promote U.N. membership for Taiwan

Washington, Sept. 13 (CNA) A non-governmental Taiwanese delegation is currently in the United States to promote Taiwan's membership in the United Nations to coincide with the 71st Session of the U.N...

Overseas Taiwanese to rally for Taiwan's membership in U.N.

New York, Sept. 12 (CNA) Several Taiwanese non-governmental organizations in New York will take to the streets Saturday in support of Taiwan's membership in the United Nations. It will be t...

UN action group to leave for New York

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Members of an action group will leave for New York Friday to voice support for Taiwan’s case to join the United Nations. The Republic of China was replaced at the UN by the Pe...