Taiwan's National Day fireworks display shatters records in Hualien

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The fireworks display for Taiwan's National Day held in Hualien yesterday set the record for the longest and largest display in the history of the annual pyrotechnic e...

Photo story: Taiwan National Day parade in Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taipei City played host to the annual parade to mark Taiwan’s National Day, also known as Double Ten Day today, with Taiwan’s successful athletes and a speech ...

Taiwan President meets French parliamentary delegation

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A visit by Legislative Speaker Su Jia-chyuan (蘇嘉全) to France’s National Assembly last July was a historic moment, President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) told a visiting French...

French delegation visits Taiwan to celebrate bilateral cooperation in technology

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A French parliamentarian delegation, led by Vice President of the Foreign Affairs Committee Michel Herbillon, is visiting Taiwan to take part in an event celebra...

Taiwan’s President of Legislative Yuan to attend John McCain memorial service

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The President of the Legislative Yuan, Su Chia-chyuan (蘇嘉全) will attend the memorial service of recently deceased U.S. Senator, John McCain, the Ministry of Foreign Affair...

Taiwan President urges unity among like-minded countries to fight anti-democratic forces

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Speaking at an event celebrating the 15th anniversary of the Taiwan Foundation for Democracy (TFD), President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) urged like-minded countries such as Austra...

Taiwan legislators launch cross-party group to promote country's blockchain sector

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Legislators in Taiwan have launched a new cross-party alliance which they hope will facilitate the development of blockchain technology in Taiwan as well as safeguard inve...

Taiwan an indispensable economic partner of France says visiting French Senator

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The President of the Legislative Yuan Su Chia-chyuan (蘇嘉全) met with a French delegation, headed by French Senator Alain Richard on May 3. On May 3, Richard was quoted a...

Haitian Minister, French Senator visit Taiwan 

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) announced April 29 that the Haitian Minister of Foreign Affairs, Chancellor Antonio Rodrigue and French Senator, Alain Richard, ...

Majority of Taiwanese people will defend country facing Chinese Invasion: survey

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — According to a survey released by a Taiwan-based non-profit organization promoting democracy, the majority of the Taiwanese population favors the cross-strait "status...

Taiwan to seek role in US' Indo-Pacific Strategy

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) met with Ed Royce, chairman of the U.S. House Committee on Foreign Affairs, at the Presidential Office Tuesday morning, and the president said...

Malaysian coalition won Asia Democracy and Human Rights Award

Taipei (Taiwan News) — The Taiwan Foundation for Democracy presented the 2017 Asia Democracy and Human Rights Award on Sunday to a Malaysia-based coalition for their efforts to promote...

Migrant workers in Taiwan protest revision to labor law 

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Nearly 100 people from an association for migrant workers assembled in front of the Legislative Yuan on Tuesday to protest against the revision to the current labor l...

Taiwan President seeks to strengthen ties with Haiti

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) received Youri Latortue, speaker of the parliament of Haiti, and his delegation at the Presidential Office on Wednesday, during wh...

Tsai pays tributes to martyrs on Armed Forces Day

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) hosted the 2017 Martyrs Memorial Ceremony in Taipei this morning, as the police designated a protest area outside the ceremony's...