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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...

US, Australian officials reaffirm Taiwan's role in Indo-Pacific

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — During an annual meeting between American and Australian foreign affairs and defense officials, the two sides re-affirmed Taiwan's key role in the Indo-Pacific region ...

Video shows 'Taiwan Can Help' scrawled in Sydney sky

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The slogan "Taiwan Can Help" appeared for the third time in the skies over Australia on Tuesday (May 19) as part of a campaign by local Taiwanese doctors to buil...

Taiwan to ship Australia 3 tons of fabric to make face masks

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan and Australia have reached an agreement in which the two countries will exchange raw materials desperately needed to battle the Wuhan coronavirus (COVID-19), announ...

Australia 'kowtowing to Beijing' over FTA with Taiwan: Senator

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Australia has balked at signing a free trade agreement (FTA) with Taiwan out of fear of offending China for several years now, reported The Australian Financial Review. Pla...

Taiwan’s 'New Southbound Policy' and Australia

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- As Taiwan seeks to diversify its economy under its "New Southbound Policy," Australia has been identified as one of the important nations to expand cooperation and ti...

Australian senator calls for closer ties with Taiwan after visit with Tsai

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Following a visit by Australian MPs and Senators with Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen, Senator James Paterson called for closer ties between Australia and Taiwan. A delegation...