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Taiwanese-American doctor hailed as hero for fighting church gunman

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A Taiwanese-American doctor and martial artist is being hailed by police as a hero for bravely risking his own life to save others when a gunman began shooting at a Taiwan...

Photo of the Day: Tsai's doppelganger spotted on Taipei MRT

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A photo surfaced on Monday (May 9) showing a woman who bears a strong resemblance to Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) riding the Taipei MRT. At 9 a.m. that morning, ...

Japan Liberal Democratic Party Youth Division delegation to meet Taiwan president on Thursday

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Presidential Office Spokesperson Xavier Chang (張惇涵) on Tuesday (May 3) welcomed the delegation from the Youth Division of Japan’s Liberal Democratic Party (LDP) and ...

Taiwan president to speak virtually with Swedish parliament delegation

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The meeting between the Swedish parliament delegation and President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) will take place virtually, Presidential Office Spokesperson Xavier Chang (張惇涵) said ...

Taiwan president makes plea for elderly to get booster shots

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) said on Friday night (April 8) she had tested negative after coming into contact with a COVID-19 case and called on the elderly to get vaccina...

Taiwan president to isolate until April 14 after meal with COVID-positive relative

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) will self-isolate at her official residence until April 14, even though she tested negative following a meal with a COVID-positive relative, t...

Taiwan president lauds bilateral ties with Paraguay

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) on Thursday (March 31) lauded Taiwan-Paraguay relations during a meeting with Paraguay Minister of Industry and Commerce Luis Alberto Castigli...

Ontario Provincial Parliament commemorates 150 years since Canadian missionary's arrival in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Ontario Provincial Parliament member Ernie Hardeman issued a statement on Tuesday (March 22) to commemorate the 150th-anniversary of Canadian missionary George Leslie Mack...

Taiwan president inspects military reservists

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) donned full battle dress Saturday (March 12) to inspect military reservists halfway through their first 14-day call-up. The Ministry of Nat...

China pledges peaceful growth of Taiwan ties, but opposes foreign interference

Chinese Premier Li Keqiang pledged on Saturday to advance peaceful growth in relations with Taiwan and "reunification", and said his government firmly opposes any separatist activities or fo...

Taiwan president apologizes for blackout

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) on Friday (March 4) apologized for the widespread blackouts of the previous day, and the government demanded a report from state utility Taiwa...

Taiwan president decorates former US Secretary of State Pompeo

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) on Thursday (March 3) decorated former United States Secretary of State Mike Pompeo with the Order of Brilliant Star to thank him for his serv...

Taiwan President, VP, Premier to donate in support of Ukraine

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — President Tsai Ing-wen said she, Vice President Lai Ching-te (賴清德), and Premier Su Tseng-chang (蘇貞昌) will each donate one month of their income in support of Ukraine on We...

Can Russia's Ukraine invasion prompt China to attack Taiwan?

As Russia continues to bomb Ukrainian cities, observers are paying close attention to China's reaction to the conflict. Parallels are being drawn between Russia's actions in Ukraine and China...

JustKitchen to create fresh meals for 7-Eleven stores in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Ghost kitchen operator JustKitchen announced this week it will work with 7-Eleven Taiwan to offer fresh meals in its convenience stores. JustKitchen said that it has si...