Tsai says Taiwan-Czech relations 'will only grow stronger' due to shared values

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — During a speech delivered on Monday (Oct. 12), President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) said that given the shared values of Taiwan and the Czech Republic, relations between the two c...

Czech billionaire buys NT$7 million of pianos rejected by China due to Taiwan visit

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Karel Komarek, a billionaire in the Czech Republic, has bought NT$7 million (US$239,000) worth of Petrof pianos that were rejected by a Chinese customer due to Czech Senat...

Czech senator greeted with 'We are Taiwanese' signs in Prague

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — When Czech Senate President Milos Vystrcil returned from a six-day tour of Taiwan on Saturday (Sept. 5), he was greeted in Prague with supporters carrying signs that read ...

Czech website now selling 'I am Taiwanese' T-shirts

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Just days after Czech Senate President Milos Vystrcil harkened to John F. Kennedy's famous "Ich bin ein Berliner" speech and proclaimed "I am a Taiwanes...

Czech Senate leader talks democratic values at Taiwan university

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The president of the Czech Senate on Monday (Aug. 31) gave a speech at one of Taiwan’s top universities in which he highlighted what he views as important values sha...

Czech senate president to fly to Taiwan on Aug. 29

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Czech Senate President Milos Vystrcil announced on Thursday (Aug. 6) that he and a more than 90-person delegation will embark on a trip to Taiwan Aug. 29. In an intervi...

Photo of the Day: Czech Pirate Party thanks Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — During a rally in Prague to protest alleged government corruption, a giant image of the Taiwanese flag was beamed onto a screen to thank the country for donating personal ...

Chinese pressure strengthens Czech senator's resolve to visit Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — As he announced on Tuesday (June 9) that he would be visiting Taiwan, Czech Senate President Milos Vystrcil said that pressure from China only motivated him to visit the c...

President of Czech Senate to visit Taiwan in August in blow to China

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — In an act that will certainly anger Beijing, President of the Czech Senate Milos Vystrcil announced on Tuesday (June 9) his plan to visit Taiwan at the end of August. V...

Czech parliament refuses to thank Taiwan for help amid Chinese pressure

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Members of the Czech Republic parliament on Thursday (June 4) criticized their fellow MPs as kowtowing to China after a measure to thank Taiwan for its help fighting the W...

Czech Senate votes in favor of president's visit to Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — In the Czech Republic's latest repudiation of Chinese pressure, the country's Senate has voted in favor of its head visiting Taiwan. A resolution to send a busi...