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US delegation to visit Taiwan after presidential election

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A high-level U.S. delegation is reportedly slated to visit Taiwan after the presidential election on Saturday (Jan. 13), according to Financial Times (FT). The delegati...

Painting of the Day: Cozy yard with view of Taipei 101

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A Russian artist seeking Taiwanese citizenship painted a narrow alleyway with a spectacular view of Taipei 101. Evgeny Bondarenko, a 37-year-old artist from Russia'...

Australian lawmakers in Taiwan for talks with senior government officials

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Australian lawmakers arrived in Taiwan on Monday (Sept. 25) to discuss security and trade issues with high-level government officials. The eight-member delegation inclu...

Australian lawmakers to visit Taiwan in September

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A bi-partisan delegation of 10 Australian lawmakers will visit Taiwan in September on a trip that is likely to focus on trade. The ABC reports that the group will inclu...

Japan ex-PM Aso's 'fight for Taiwan' remark in line with official view, lawmaker says

TOKYO, Aug 10 (Reuters) - Former Japanese Prime Minister Taro Aso's remark on Tuesday that his country must show "the resolve to fight" to defend Taiwan from attack was in line with Toky...

Pelosi reaffirms US commitment to Taiwan 1 year after historic visit

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Former U.S. Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi issued a statement on Wednesday (Aug. 2) noting that solidarity with the Taiwanese is as “important as ever” amid...

Paraguay's president-elect begins Taiwan visit that's meant to foster closer ties

TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — Paraguay’s president-elect, Santiago Pena, landed in Taipei on Tuesday for a visit meant to reinforce relations between Taiwan and one of its few remaining diplomatic allies. ...

Widow of assassinated Japan PM Abe Shinzo plans Taiwan visit

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — On the first anniversary of the assassination of former Japanese Prime Minister Abe Shinzo Saturday (July 8), Japan’s envoy announced the politician’s widow wa...

Former UK PM Truss paid over NT$3.58 million for 4-day Taiwan visit

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Former U.K. Prime Minister Liz Truss was paid over NT$3.58 million (US$115,000) for a four-day visit to Taiwan, which included a four-hour speaking engagement and visits w...

NZ public broadcaster editor altered Reuters copy on Taiwan, echoed China foreign ministry

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — New Zealand’s public broadcaster Radio New Zealand (RNZ) has launched an external review after it was discovered that pro-Beijing and Kremlin edits to Reuters articl...

Tuvalu foreign minister plans Taiwan visit

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Tuvalu Foreign Minister Simon Kofe will arrive in Taipei Wednesday (May 31) for a six-day visit during which he will sign several agreements, according to the Ministry of ...

Former British Prime Minister Liz Truss warns of China threats during Taiwan visit

TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — Former British Prime Minister Liz Truss warned of the economic and political threats to the West posed by China during a visit Wednesday to Beijing's democratic rival Taiwan. ...

Guatemala vows 'unconditional support' for Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Guatemala President Alejandro Giammattei on Tuesday (April 25) pledged "unconditional support" for Taiwan. Speaking at a welcome ceremony, Giammattei said Gua...

Guatemala president arrives in Taiwan to reaffirm bilateral ties

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Guatemala President Alejandro Eduardo Giammattei Falla arrived in Taiwan at 5:24 a.m. Monday morning (April 24) for a 4-day state visit. Giammattei is leading a delegat...

China sanctions US Congress member for Taiwan visit

TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — China sanctioned a United States lawmaker Thursday for his visit to Taiwan, saying he violated the “One China” principle that says Beijing has sovereignty over the island. ...