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Taiwan’s National Central Library signs MOU with The British Library

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The National Central Library (NCL) signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with the British Library (BL) to promote the exchange of the two countries’ national ac...

Ukraine crisis: A geopolitical chance for the EU?

You could say that this week has not reflected well on the European Union's political power. As the Russian troop buildup on the eastern Ukrainian border continues to stoke fears of a Russian inv...

Aimed for supporting global strategy Foodpanda invests NT$600 million in innovative R&D base

To meet the global digital economy development wave and accelerate the diversified layout of innovative technology application, foodpanda announced today (10) that it will invest an additional NT$600 ...

EU wants place at table to discuss Ukraine, Russia crisis

BRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union's foreign policy chief insisted on Wednesday that the 27-nation bloc must have a bigger role to play alongside Washington and Moscow to defuse the West's standoff wi...

China reports major drop in virus cases in locked-down Xi'an

TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — China on Wednesday reported a major drop in COVID-19 infections in the northern city of Xi’an, which has been under a tight lockdown for the past two weeks that has sharply disru...

Opinion: China has a massive credibility problem

The latest interview with the Chinese tennis player Peng Shuai, who in November accused former Vice Premier Zhang Gaoli of sexually assaulting her, has done little to shed further light on the matter....

Charter flights to facilitate Taiwan aid in global rescue missions

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A drill took place on Monday (Dec. 13) at the Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport in which the country tested its ability to mobilize resources for global rescue missions...

Think tank director confident severed ties with Nicaragua will not affect Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan NextGen Foundation CEO Chen Kuan-ting (陳冠廷) says that Taiwan will not be affected by the diplomatic break in relations with Nicaragua, as it has been successful wit...

End of an era: Germany's Merkel bows out after 16 years

BERLIN (AP) — Angela Merkel was assured of a place in the history books as soon as she became Germany's first female chancellor on Nov. 22, 2005. Over the next 16 years, she was cred...

End of an era: Germany's Merkel bows out after 16 years

BERLIN (AP) — Angela Merkel was assured of a place in the history books as soon as she became Germany's first female chancellor on Nov. 22, 2005. Over the next 16 years, she was cred...

Taiwan ranked 14th most powerful country in Asia

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The annual Asia Power Index for 2021 by the Lowy Institute has ranked Taiwan 14th out of 26 countries in the region, with an overall score of 16.2 out of 100. The count...

Taiwan charms Hungary with Tainan's gastronomic appeal

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — An exhibition in Hungary is putting the spotlight on the gourmet city of Tainan as part of Taiwan’s bid to project soft power worldwide through its rich cuisine. ...

Kaohsiung Music Center, new landmark in southern Taiwan, opens on Sunday

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Kaohsiung Music Center in the southern port city finally opened on Sunday (Oct. 31), and the venue will host two important music events in November and in 2022, said T...

Taipei inaugurates school for migrant worker empowerment

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Taipei Migrant Worker School was inaugurated on Sunday (Oct. 24) as part of the capital city’s efforts to empower migrant laborers and improve their wellbeing. ...

AP PHOTOS: Sufi religious order finally able to gather again

RABAT, Morocco (AP) — Followers of a Sufi religious order convened on a Moroccan village near the city of Nador for the birthday of the Prophet Muhammad in the first such gathering since the pandemic....