Taiwan loans Nicaragua US$100 million despite deteriorating human rights

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan has supplied the Nicaraguan government with a US$100 million dollar loan, a move that experts say could prop up President Daniel Ortega’s crumbling regime. ...

Taiwan pledges US$150 million investment in Paraguay

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan and Paraguay signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) worth US$150 million (NT$4.47 billion) over five years on Dec. 14, 2018, reported CNA. Taiwan Ministry of...

Taiwan donates US$500,000 to Indonesia for tsunami relief

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan will donate US$500,000 (NT$15.4 million) to Indonesia, following the catastrophic tsunami which stuck the Sunda Strait on Dec. 22, reported CNA. The Ministry of ...

Taiwan military readies aircraft to respond to Indonesia earthquake

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – In response to the catastrophic tsunami which struck Indonesia on Saturday, the Taiwan Air Force has mobilized and put in place a humanitarian relief strategy, the Ministr...

Taiwan makes friends through sharing experience and technology: President

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) said Taiwan makes friends through sharing experience and technology, during a speech to Taiwan’s youth ambassadors in Taipei on O...

Taiwan donates US$250k for Philippines typhoon relief

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Taiwan government donated US$250,000 (NT$7.75 million) to the Government of the Philippines to aid relief efforts in the aftermath of Typhoon Mangkhut, which struck th...

Taiwan to donate US$1m for Indonesia earthquake relief

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan will donate US$1 million (NT$30.93 million) to Indonesia in the aftermath of a catastrophic earthquake which struck Central Sulawesi last month, the Ministry of For...

Taiwan to send rescue squad, aid to Indonesia after catastrophic earthquake

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan is preparing to send a rescue team and aid to Indonesia following the magnitude 7.5 earthquake that struck Palau, Central Sulawesi on Sept. 28, reported CNA yesterd...

Taiwan donates NT$6 million to Japan for flood reconstruction

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan's Ministry of Foreign Affairs pledged in a statement on July 9 to donate NT$6 million (US$197,612) to Japan, in order to help Japan recover from recent heavy ra...

Taiwan President Tsai offers aid to Japan following flood

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan President Tsai (蔡英文) offered her condolences and said Taiwan is ready and willing to provide the necessary support to Japan after widespread flooding in western and...

Taiwan Aid to help build community center in eastern Nepal

A memorandum of understanding on establishing a community center in Nepal was concluded recently by Taiwan Alliance in International Development (Taiwan Aid) and Volunteers Initiative Nepal, the Minis...

Taiwan aid group starts relief mission in Nepal

Katmandu, April 29 (CNA) A 37-member group from Taiwan is ready to begin its post-quake relief mission in Nepal after arriving in Kathmandu early Wednesday morning. The group consists of aid wor...

Filipino worker sent home with Taiwan aid; mother says thank-you

Taipei, March 21 (CNA) A Filipino migrant worker who fell into a coma due to a heart disease has returned to the Philippines for further treatment, after receiving aid and support from Taiwan, which...