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'Merkelites' force EU to scuttle trade upgrade with Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The European Union (EU) has decided to postpone a plan to upgrade trade relations with Taiwan, with some blaming "Merkelites" within the governing body for sabot...

European Parliament delegation recommends interaction with Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — At the end of an unprecedented visit to Taiwan on Friday (Nov. 5), a delegation from the European Parliament said more interaction between the international community and ...

Taiwan president meets with European Parliament delegation

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) on Thursday (Nov. 4) met with the European Parliament delegation, expressing the desire to create a partnership to combat disinformation and d...

European Parliament sends delegation to Taiwan for 1st time in history

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The first European Parliament (EP) delegation in history to visit Taiwan arrived on Wednesday (Nov. 3) for a three-day tour. A delegation of EP members from the Special...

Taiwan foreign minister visits EU capital Brussels

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Foreign Minister Joseph Wu (吳釗燮) paid an unprecedented visit to Brussels Friday (Oct. 29) for exchanges with European Union figures, according to reports. Wu’s of...

Foreign minister hails start of a new era in Taiwan-EU relations

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Foreign Minister Joseph Wu (吳釗燮) on Friday (Oct. 22) hailed the start of a new era in ties between Taiwan and the European Union after the European Parliament approved a p...

China cries foul at EU report backing closer Taiwan ties

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — China on Thursday (Oct. 21) lashed out at the European Parliament for "obstinately adopting" a report that calls for closer relations between the EU and Taiwan. ...

National Taiwan University invites EU representative for lecture

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — European Union (EU) Representative in Taiwan Filip Grzegorzewski highlighted the solid ties between the EU and Taiwan during a lecture at National Taiwan University (NTU),...

European Parliament VP calls for closer Taiwan-EU ties

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — European Parliament Vice President Fabio Massimo Castaldo has called for more European support for Taiwan and warned that the EU cannot sit back as China violates human ri...

Think tank analyst shares views on Taiwan's relations with US, Europe

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Radio Taiwan International (RTI) program host and Taiwan NextGen Foundation CEO Chen Kuan-ting (陳冠廷) on Friday (Aug. 27) talked with Bryce Barros, the China affairs analys...

European Parliament to discuss name change for EU office in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The representative office of the European Union (EU) in Taiwan could soon add either the name “Taipei” or “Taiwan” to its official title if the Eur...

EU to add Taiwan, US to safe travel list

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The European Union will soon upgrade eight countries and areas, including Taiwan and the United States, to a list of nations from which non-essential travel will be allowe...

EU's pro-Taiwan group welcomes 3 new members

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Formosa Club, a pro-Taiwan platform for members of the EU Parliament and European national parliaments, has recently added three new members from Finland, Switzerland,...

Taiwan welcomes sanctioned European MEP with 'open arms'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan's foreign minister on Tuesday (March 23) welcomed a German member of the European Parliament with "open arms" after he was banned from China amid tit-...

Vice president meets with European Chamber of Commerce Taiwan chairman

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwanese Vice President Lai Ching-te (賴清德) on Monday (March 22) met with the new chairman of the European Chamber of Commerce Taiwan (ECCT), Chang Han-su (張瀚書), praising ...