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Taiwan and US hold talks on UN, WHA, ICAO participation

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Representatives from Taiwan and the U.S. held a high-level meeting in Washington D.C. on Thursday (March 31) to discuss expanding Taiwan’s participation in a number ...

US must actively counter China's distortion of UN treaty to isolate Taiwan: Think tank report

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The U.S. and its allies must launch a counter-campaign to stop China pushing Taiwan out of various UN bodies and international organizations, a new report by the German Ma...

Meme of the Day: Taiwan bear's 'Hotline Bling'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) —The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA)'s take on a popular Drake meme has gained new attention as the 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics arrive and Taiwan continues to be sid...

Letter to Editor: Give Taiwan a voice at Model UN conferences

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Though China has the political clout to block Taiwan from regaining membership in the UN, it holds no power over the half a million high school and college students around...

'Meaningful participation' = unequal participation

In October, U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken issued a press statement that said, "We encourage all UN Member States to join us in supporting Taiwan’s robust, meaningful participation ...

Taiwan envoy to Ireland urges closer bilateral relations

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwanese envoy to Ireland Tzu-Pao Yang (楊子葆) has urged Dublin to improve relations with Taipei amid closer EU-Taiwan ties. In an interview with Irish online publicatio...

US to deepen relations with Taiwan in face of China tensions

TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — The U.S. wants to deepen its relationship with Taiwan, the self-ruled island that has become a major point of conflict in the strained U.S.-China relationship, and will work to c...

UN should let Taiwan in the club: American Enterprise Institute

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Two fellows of the influential American Enterprise Institute think tank have called for the U.N. to welcome Taiwan as a member, lambasting a number of U.N. secretary gener...

China says Taiwan has no right to join the United Nations

China on Wednesday insisted that Taiwan did not have the right to join the United Nations, as the United States backed the island's inclusion at the global diplomatic stage. Beijing said the issu...

Vice president says UN 'big enough' for Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Vice President Lai Ching-te (賴清德) on Tuesday (Oct. 26) took to Twitter to point out that the United Nations has ample room for Taiwan. Lai's comment came one day af...

US Congress blasts China for misusing Resolution 2758 against Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Members from the U.S. Senate and House of Representatives issued statements on Monday (Oct. 25) castigating Beijing’s arbitrary interpretation of a U.N. resolution t...

Taiwan lambasts China's imposition of 'one China' principle at UN

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Taipei Economic and Cultural Office (TECO) in New York said Beijing’s attempts to impose the “one China” principle on international organizations has...

Chinese leader expected to comment on Taiwan in speech about UN

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Chinese leader Xi Jinping (習近平) is expected to mention Taiwan in a speech on Monday (Oct. 25) to mark the 50th anniversary of the People’s Republic of China’s ...

UN called out for excluding Taiwan for 50 years

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) Spokeswoman Joanne Ou called on the United Nations (U.N.) Thursday (Oct.21) not to misinterpret Resolution 2758 and exclude Taiwa...

Resolution 2758 not an excuse to exclude Taiwan from UN

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A former U.S. national security advisor is advocating Taiwan’s inclusion in the United Nations, suggesting a U.N. resolution has been misinterpreted to block the cou...