After Dior's kowtow to CCP, Taiwan's Foreign Minister calls on world to 'stand up to China'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Following the news of luxury fashion brand Dior apologizing to China for a powerpoint (PPT) presentation that accurately depicted Chinese territory administered by Beijing...

Taiwan diplomatic event in Boston big hit despite minor faux-pas

BOSTON (Taiwan News) — Boston’s historic Park Plaza hotel hosted a diplomatic event celebrating Taiwan's 2019 National Day. Held in the hotel’s multi-story grand ballroom, the...

China forces Taiwan National Day reception out of Stockholm Sheraton

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – China told the Sheraton Stockholm Hotel not to host a Taiwan Double Ten National Day reception, leading this year’s event to take place at a history museum instead, ...

New typhoon could put damper on Taiwan's National Day break

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A tropical disturbance that has formed in the Western Pacific could intensify next week into Typhoon Hagibis (哈吉貝), the 19th tropical storm of the year, possibly putting a...

US senator to take part in Taiwan's National Day celebrations

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Pro-Taiwan U.S. Senator Ted Cruz is set to participate in the country's National Day celebrations on Thursday (Oct. 10), alongside AIT Director Brent Christensen. F...

200-person delegation from Japan to attend Taiwan National Day celebrations

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — To celebrate Taiwan’s National Day on Oct. 10, many of the country's international friends will be joining celebrations in Taipei. On Monday (Sept. 30), the T...

Co-founder of Heritage Foundation visits Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The co-founder of the Heritage Foundation, Edwin J. Feulner Jr., is visiting Taiwan from Tuesday to Thursday, and will attend an event that celebrates Taiwan as attaining ...

US-Taiwan military sales to become ‘more normal’: US official

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – U.S. Assistant Secretary of Defense for Asian and Pacific Security Affairs, Randall Schriver said that U.S.-Taiwan military sales are becoming a “more normal foreign...

Taiwan National Day promoted in French newspaper

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Taipei Representative Office in France published an article in daily newspaper La Croix yesterday to celebrate National Day and promote Taiwan to readers. Media rep...

China instructs foreign governments to ‘refrain’ from Taiwan National Day event in Hong Kong

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – In an move that has caused offense, the Chinese government instructed foreign consulates in Hong Kong to ‘refrain’ attending an event celebrating Taiwan’...

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 ...

Pope Francis encourages Taiwan and its President ahead of National Day

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Pope Francis conveyed a supportive message to the people of Taiwan via Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) in advance of Taiwan’s National Day, known as Double Ten D...

Presidential light show to feature Taiwan's biodiversity

Taipei, Sept. 23 (CNA) A wide range of animal species endemic to Taiwan, including the leopard cat, masked palm civet and common tree nymph, will be featured in a light show on the outer wall of the P...