U.S. court rules Chinese association must restore Taiwan flag

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A US district court of appeal in California has handed down a final ruling against the Chinese Consolidated Benevolent Association (CCBA) for its removal of the Taiwan flag fro...

Tsai urges overseas Taiwanese to vote in local government elections

TAIPEI (CNA) — President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) issued a call Saturday for Taiwanese living abroad to return home and cast their ballots in the upcoming local government elections, saying it would b...

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...

Beijing may punish Taiwanese in China who travel home for National Day celebrations

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Communist authorities in Beijing may be preparing to punish Taiwanese citizens residing in China, and potentially other nations in Southeast Asia, if they travel home ...

Over 100 Chinese language school principals gather in Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A total of 107 principals of Chinese language schools across Southeast Asia met in Taipei on August 20, for a conference to promote the teaching of traditional Chinese in ...

Chinese man flies Taiwan flag to protest China’s authoritarianism outside migrant assoc. in NYC

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Chinese national Chou Hsiao-tang (周小棠) protested New York migrant association Soo Yuen Benevolent Association's (SYBA, 遡源公所) move to fly the Chinese national flag on A...

China’s lie of assistance to Taiwan tourists uncovered

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – In the aftermath of the hippopotamus attack in Kenya which left one Taiwanese dead and another injured, China's lie about sending help has been uncovered, reports say....

US shows unprecedented courtesy to Taiwan President in LA

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Following the enactment of the “Taiwan Travel Act” (H.R.535) in March, Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文), who is currently stopping over in Los Angeles,...

Taiwan President receives warm welcome in LA

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) received a warm welcome in Los Angeles Sunday, Aug. 12.  Tsai arrived in Los Angeles Sunday afternoon and was then es...

Indonesia students visit Taiwan to learn Chinese in government-sponsored program

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A group of Indonesian students led by Taiwan Education Center Indonesia visited the Cabinet-level Overseas Community Affairs Council (OCAC) on July 3 as part of a Chi...

600 Taiwanese overseas volunteers to teach English in remote areas

A total of 600 native English-speaking youths of ethnic Chinese descent will soon be sent to schools in Taiwan's rural areas to serve as English-teaching volunteers for two weeks to reduce the lea...

Philippines, Taiwan in talks to train Filipino firefighters

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan and the Philippines are in negotiations for Taiwan to train Filipino firefighters in disaster relief training, as part of the New Southbound Policy, reported CNA. ...

Taiwan promotes vocational and technical education for overseas compatriot students

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - To commemorate Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen's second year in office, chief of the Overseas Community Affairs Council (OCAC) is looking back at the achievements of...

Taiwan Overseas Community Affairs Council to station representative in Osaka, Japan 

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - Taiwan's Overseas Community Affairs Council announced Monday that it will send one representative to be stationed in Osaka, Japan, in June, to serve compatriots living ...

Taiwan chef team to tour America, Europe, and ASEAN to promote Taiwanese cuisine

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - Taiwan has been known for its rich diversity in food throughout the country and as a home to world-famous food and beverage businesses. A team of 22 chefs and culinary instructo...