Three diplomatic allies voice support for Taiwan at UN General Assembly

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — As the General Debate of the UN’s 75th General Assembly entered its second day on Wednesday (Sept. 23), three of Taiwan’s diplomatic allies expressed support f...

Citi Steps Up Its Commitment to Youth Employment, Skills Development and Innovation across Asia Pacific

As part of the expanded global Pathways to Progress initiative, Citi and the Citi Foundation to collectively invest US$35 million in philanthropic contributions and grants to improve the employability...

Taipei releases 2020 SDG Voluntary Local Review

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — At the 2020 Taipei Climate Action International Forum on Tuesday (Sept. 15), the Taipei City Government published a report on its accomplishments in promoting sustainable ...

Mexico issues 750-million euro 'green bond' linked to SDGs

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexico announced Monday it has issued a 750-million-euro ($885 million) “green bond,” joining a dozen or so other countries with such sovereign debt placements. M...

Taipei dedicated to sustainable development goals as coronavirus pandemic continues

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — As many countries around the world scramble to limit infections and deaths caused by the COVID-19 pandemic at the expense of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), Taiw...

Taiwan will continue to push for UN participation

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) on Thursday (July 23) reaffirmed Taiwan's determination to join the United Nations (UN) General Assembly in September and said t...

Taiwan NCKU Top 2 university in Asia in THE University Impact Ranking

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Times Higher Education (THE) magazine on Thursday (April 22) released the Impact Rankings 2020, and two Taiwanese universities were on the list, with National Cheng Ku...

International scientists gather in Taipei for Belmont Forum

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Belmont Forum, a partnership of funding organizations and international science councils committed to trans-national science research, will be held in Taipei this week...

MOFA thanks allies, partners for backing Taiwan’s UN participation

Staunch support for the meaningful participation of Taiwan in the U.N. system shown by the country’s allies and partners during the General Assembly in New York is deeply appreciated by the gove...

Eleven of Taiwan's allies speak up at UN debate: MOFA

Representatives from four of Taiwan's diplomatic allies spoke out for the country at the General Debate of the United Nations General Assembly in New York Saturday, bringing the number of Taiwan&#...

Taipei publishes sustainable development report in pioneering effort

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taipei published a report on the city’s achievements in promoting sustainable development at the 2019 Sustainable Development 2030+ International Forum held on Sept....

MOFA short film highlights Taiwan’s support for UN SDGs

A short film spotlighting the ways Taiwan Can Help realize the U.N. Sustainable Development Goals and Agenda 2030 was released Sept. 6 by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. “A True Friend&rdquo...

Tsai video promoting Taiwan draws cheers from Mets crowd

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A video featuring Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen and Taiwan Youtuber Tsai Aga (蔡阿嘎) received enthusiastic cheers from the crowd at a New York Mets game on Saturday (Sept. 7). ...

Joseph Wu admonishes United Nations for Taiwan's continued exclusion

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Chicago-based newspaper The Daily Herald published an op-ed written by Taiwan’s Foreign Minister Joseph Wu (吳釗燮) on Thursday (Aug. 29) under the title “Buildin...

Foreign Minister Joseph Wu calls for UN to 'open door' to Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Minister of Foreign Affairs Joseph Wu (吳釗燮) published an opinion piece titled, “Taiwan is not and has never been a part of the People’s Republic of China. U.N....