Taiwan to host EU investment forum

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The first-ever European Union Investment Forum to be held in Taiwan intends to raise the level of investment to bilateral trade levels, the EU representative in Taiwan sai...

EU to hold 'milestone' investment forum in Taipei

Member countries of the European Union (EU) are set to hold their first forum in Taipei to pitch investment opportunities directly to Taiwanese companies, with the top EU envoy encouraging local busin...

Taiwan to check for listening devices at offices in Europe

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Agents of the Ministry of Justice Investigation Bureau (MJIB) will visit Taiwanese representative offices in Europe to check for listening devices, reports said Tuesday (S...

Belgian house of parliament passes resolution backing Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Belgian's Chamber of Representatives on Thursday (July 16) passed a resolution overwhelmingly calling on the Belgium government to support Taiwan's democratic deve...

EU, US thank Taiwan for donations of surgical masks

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The EU and U.S. have both expressed gratitude for the donations of surgical masks proposed by Taiwan, which on Wednesday (April 1) pledged to provide a total of 10 million...

Taiwan and EU to hold first joint LGBTI talks in Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan has teamed up with the European Union to hold talks on LGBTI and human rights issues in Taipei beginning on Thursday (Oct. 24). The inaugural EU-Taiwan LGBTI Hum...

New EU representative to Taiwan arrives in September

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The European Union’s new representative to Taiwan, Filip Grzegorzewski​​​, will arrive with his family in September to take up his post. Grzegorzewski will replac...

Taiwan lawmakers meet with European Parliament officials in Brussels

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Four Taiwanese lawmakers from the ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) visited Brussels, Belgium, this week, meeting with Michael Gahler, the new chair of the Europea...

Germany may dispatch warship to sail through Taiwan Strait

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Reports from various media outlets suggest that the government of Germany is holding high level security talks on whether or not it should project its military power in Ea...

Taiwan, EU establish high-level dialogue on digital economy

Brussels (CNA) - Taiwan's cooperation with the European Union (EU) entered a new chapter earlier this week when the first ever Taiwan-EU Dialogue on Digital Economy (DDE) was held in Brussels, the...

Taiwan to send EU delegation for talks about digital economy

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Minister of the National Development Council (NDC) Chen Mei-ling (陳美伶) will lead a cross-ministry delegation to Europe in early June to discuss the digital economy with Eu...

Taiwan removed from EU noncooperative tax watchlist

TAIPEI (Taiwan Today) — Taiwan was removed from the EU’s noncooperative jurisdiction for tax purposes watchlist March 12, reflecting the effectiveness of government measures in bringing lo...

3 MEPs granted medal of diplomacy to recognize promotion of Taiwan-EU ties

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Foreign Minister Joseph Wu (吳釗燮) conferred the Friendship Medal of Diplomacy to three members of the European Parliament (MEPs) on Monday. Bas Belder, Eduard Kukan, and...

Delegation from European Parliament visits Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A delegation of five representatives from the European Parliament are visiting Taiwan from Dec. 17 to 20 to seek cooperation and exchanges with Taiwan. The delegation, ...

European Film Festival to tour 16 cities in Taiwan, with 500 screenings

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The 14th Taiwan European Film Festival will be touring Taiwan from this November until January, 2019, showcasing a total of 17 films selected by different European offices...