St Kitts and Nevis honors Taiwan president with medal to celebrate diplomatic ties

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Accepting a medal from St Kitts and Nevis, Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) said on Monday (July 15) the honor marked the long-term partnership between the two countrie...

Foreign woman saved off Taiwan cliff after 17-hour standoff

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A foreign woman student was removed from a cliff over the Pacific in Hualien County following a 17-hour standoff Wednesday (July 10). The incident began when passersby ...

Taiwan confirms President Tsai’s Caribbean trip with stopovers in New York, Denver

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Presidential Office on Tuesday (July 9) confirmed President Tsai Ing-wen’s (蔡英文) July 11-22 visit to four Caribbean allies with stopovers in New York City and De...

Taiwan President not planning to visit Washington, D.C.: Presidential Office

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – During her stopover in the United States next week, President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) will not visit Washington, D.C. and will not hold a speech on Capitol Hill, the Presidenti...

Taiwan vows closer climate, trade cooperation with Saint Kitts and Nevis

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) pledged broader cooperation with The Federation of Saint Christopher and Nevis, the country's staunch ally in the Caribbean Sea, as she me...

Taiwan president might visit African and Caribbean allies in 2018

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – In order to shore up official diplomatic relations, President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) might visit two African allies and four Caribbean allies this year, the Apple Daily report...

2016 Penghu Regatta Week sets sail on June 21

The 2016 Penghu Regatta Week will kick off a six-day event on June 21 at Anping, Tainan City, from where competing sailboats will set sail for Wangan Islet, one of the southern islets of the Penghu ar...

Medical students from 12 allies attend white coat ritual

Kaohsiung, July 28 (CNA) Thirty-two students from 12 diplomatic allies of Taiwan were conferred with honorary white coats at I-Shou University in Kaohsiung Tuesday. The students, who are ...

MOFA thanks allies for speaking up for Taiwan at U.N.

Taipei, Oct. 2 (CNA) The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) expressed appreciation Thursday for 16 diplomatic allies that spoke up for Taiwan in the Sept. 24-30 general debate of the United Nations ...