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Former Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott arrives in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Former Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott arrived in Taiwan Tuesday (Oct. 5) just as the country faces frequent large-scale intrusions of its air defense identification...

Australia warns China against using force after Taiwan incursions

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Following unprecedented large-scale intrusions by Chinese military aircraft into Taiwan’s air defense identification zone (ADIZ), Australia warned Beijing Tuesday (O...

US, Australia pledge to strengthen relations with Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — After high-level talks on the challenges of dealing with China, the top foreign affairs and defense leaders from the U.S. and Australia on Thursday (Sept. 16) issued a joi...

Taiwan president receives Australia's new representative

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) on Thursday (Aug. 12) met with Australia’s new representative to Taiwan, Jenny Bloomfield, and pledged to continue bilateral cooperation...

Australian PM's bungle backs Beijing's ambitions on Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison seemed to confuse his country's policy toward Taiwan with that of Hong Kong, during a radio interview on Thursday (May 6), ...

Australia warns of 'drums of war' after China slams country for Taiwan comments

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Tensions are continuing to ratchet up as Beijing criticizes Canberra for stating that conflict over Taiwan is possible and as Australia warns the "drums of war" ...

Australia posts former ambassador to Greece in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Australia on Wednesday (Jan. 27) announced the appointment of former ambassador to Greece Jenny Bloomfield as its new representative in Taiwan. Bloomfield will start wo...

DPP legislator suggests Taiwan join Quad

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A prominent Taiwanese legislator has floated the idea that Taiwan should join the Quadrilateral Security Dialogue, or Quad. In an exclusive interview with the Australia...

MP says Australia should officially recognize Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — As diplomatic and trade tensions boil over between China and Australia, Liberal National MP George Christensen called on his government to seriously consider officially re...

Australia thanks Taiwan for supporting its winemakers amid Chinese tariffs

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Australian Office Taipei on Thursday (Dec. 3) posted a message on Facebook expressing its gratitude to Taiwanese for supporting Australian wine producers amid newly im...

Taiwan calls on Australia to help stop China's expansion

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan's Foreign Minister Joseph Wu (吳釗燮) has called on Canberra to stand up against Chinese expansionism after Beijing increased economic pressure on Australia. Ac...

Legislative Yuan launches Taiwan-Australia friendship association

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Legislative Yuan on Friday (Nov. 20) launched the Taiwan-Australia Inter-Parliamentary Amity Association, the latest in a number of groups trying to step up ties with ...

Taiwan joins US, Japan, Australia in holding global workshop on pandemic-related crime

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan, the U.S., Japan, and Australia came together on Wednesday (Oct. 28) to co-host a virtual workshop about combating COVID-19-related crimes, such as fraud schemes an...

Australian scholar praises Taiwan president's keynote speech

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) on Thursday (Aug. 27) delivered an online keynote speech at an Australian think tank event, highlighting the mutually beneficial ties between ...

Taiwan president to speak at Australian think tank event

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) will give a video speech and answer questions at the Australian Strategic Policy Institute's (ASPI) annual Indo-Pacific Leaders Dialogue e...