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...

BIA talks not stalled by execution in Taiwan despite huge disappointment from Brussels: EU official

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The European Union representative to Taiwan said Friday, despite huge disappointment toward the Tsai administration’s decision to exercise the death penalty in Augus...

Taiwan President pledges further exchanges with European Parliament

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) said Tuesday the country will work to further expand exchanges with the European Parliament as it continues to voice support for Taiwan. O...

EU to continue to support Taiwan’s international participation

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Head of the European Union's (EU) Taiwan office, Madeleine Majorenko said that the EU will continue to support Taiwan's international participation and hopes both ...

Taiwan President urges countries to stand up against China's threats to freedom and democracy

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) urged like-minded countries to work with Taiwan in defiance of China’s threats to freedom and democracy during a meeting with mem...

Taiwan and EU look to cooperate on promoting human rights in Asia Pacific

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Taiwanese authorities and the European Union (EU) emphasized the importance of working together to promote human rights in the Asia Pacific, which has seen a growing ...

EU representative to Taiwan says isolating Taiwan from WHA 'nonsensical'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Madeleine Majorenko, head of the office representing the European Union (EU) in Taiwan, described Wednesday China’s interference in Taiwan’s participation in t...

President Tsai calls for closer Taiwan-EU collaboration on green energy

Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) said Dec. 19 that closer cooperation between Taiwan and EU companies on green technology will produce significant benefits for both sides by fostering the developme...