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Taiwan holds business contest to facilitate exchanges with diplomatic allies

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the Taiwan External Trade Development Council are currently holding a business competition, in partnership with the National Associatio...

US congressmen warn of potential for 'Chinese mischief' amid unrest in Haiti

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Two U.S. congressmen have warned the Biden administration that China could choose to capitalize on the unrest in Taiwan's diplomatic ally following the recent assassin...

Germany, Japan, allies voice support for Taiwan on 2nd day of WHA

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Countries like Germany, Japan, and New Zealand, as well as diplomatic allies, voiced support for Taiwan’s case for observer status on Tuesday (May 25), the second da...

Taiwan ally tells China 'Don't tell me who my friends can be'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Palauan President Surangel Whipps Jr. on Monday (March 22) revealed that he had rejected an offer by China to switch diplomatic relations from Taipei to Beijing last year....

Taiwan awaits results of 2020 Palau presidential election

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — As voters in Palau head to the polls Tuesday (Nov. 3) to elect their new leader, the Taiwanese government is expecting to maintain a strong relationship with its Pacific a...

Guatemalan president tests positive for new coronavirus

Guatemalan President Alejandro Giammattei said Friday (Sept. 18) he has tested positive for the new coronavirus, but he told a local radio station he feels well. Giammattei, 64, has multiple sclero...

Paraguay president spotted sporting flight jacket with Taiwan flag

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A photo of Paraguayan President Mario "Marito" Abdo Benitez wearing a flight jacket with the Taiwan flag emblazoned on it has gone viral. On Sunday (Aug. 23),...

Paraguay reiterates ‘permanent support’ for Taiwan in global organizations

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The government of Paraguay on Sunday (July 12) commemorated the 63rd anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations with Taiwan and reemphasized its support for ...

Taiwan's foreign ministry to explore business opportunities in Guatemala

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Phoebe Yeh (葉非比), director-general of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs' (MOFA) Department of International Cooperation and Economic Affairs, said at a press conference ...

US hopeful about Taiwan's diplomatic relations with Pacific island states

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The deputy director of the U.S. Department of State, Jennifer Spande, said Monday (Dec. 9) that the U.S. government remains hopeful about expanding Taiwan's diplomatic...

Taiwan honors Paraguay's minister of defense

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Defense Minister of Paraguay Bernardino Soto Estigarribia, who arrived in Taiwan on Monday (Nov. 25), has been given a military award by Taiwan’s Minister of Nat...

Taiwan-US workshop on fostering digital inclusion opens in Taipei

An international workshop exploring ways to bridge the digital divide and enhance broadband penetration in the Asia-Pacific kicked off Dec. 4 in Taipei City, bringing together experts and policymakers...

TV drama "A Good Wife" raises Taiwan’s cultural profile in Caribbean, Latin America

Hit Taiwan TV drama “A Good Wife” is screening in the Caribbean and Latin America as part of efforts by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs to raise international awareness of the nation&rsquo...

Tsai to visit 3 ROC diplomatic allies in South Pacific

President Tsai Ing-wen will depart Oct. 28 on her first official visit to Republic of China (Taiwan) diplomatic allies Marshall Islands, Solomon Islands and Tuvalu in the South Pacific. The eight-...

Taiwan scholarships attract record number of global applications

The 2017 Taiwan Scholarship and Huayu Enrichment Scholarship Program kicked off Oct. 2 in Taipei City, with this academic year’s application numbers hitting a record high. Jointly organized ...