El Salvador probes alleged graft related to Taiwan funds

SAN SALVADOR, El Salvador (AP) — Prosecutors in El Salvador are investigating the alleged diversion of some $10 million in funds donated by Taiwan and purportedly used to pay for political campa...

Why the reaction to El Salvador’s defection could bode well for Taiwan 

Dum, dum, dum… another one bites the dust! That’s right, it cannot fail to have escaped your attention that earlier this week El Salvador became the latest of Taiwan’s diplomat...

China's El-Salvador snatch changes status quo: AIT

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – China's recent efforts to take away Taiwan's diplomatic allies alters the status quo and is detrimental to regional security, American Institute in Taiwan (AIT) sp...

Losing 3 allies in 4 months, Taiwan President calls for solidarity to preserve national sovereignty

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) pleaded for unity among all major political parties in Taiwan after the country announced the severing of diplomatic ties with El Sa...

Political leaders in El Salvador call move to cut ties with Taiwan ‘betrayal’

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Leading politicians in El Salvador have lambasted the government’s decision to switch diplomatic recognition to China as Taiwan severed ties with the Central America...

Taiwan severs diplomatic ties with El Salvador 

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) said Tuesday Taiwan will sever diplomatic relations with El Salvador, after learning that the Central American nation is preparing t...

Foreign Minister meets El Salvador President, re-affirms ties

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan Foreign Minister Joseph Wu (吳釗燮) met with El Salvador President Salvador Sánchez Cerén on July 13, reaffirming ties and friendship between the two cou...

Taiwan, El Salvador to expand free trade with four more FTA-related resolutions

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan and El Salvador will expand their trading business having signed four more resolutions following the second annual Free Trade Agreement (FTA) meeting betw...

EVA Air, Avianca launch codeshare flights between Taiwan, El Salvador

Taipei, Aug. 17 (CNA) EVA Air and its Star Alliance partner in Central America, Avianca, have launched codeshare flights between Taiwan and El Salvador, the Taiwanese carrier announced Wednesday. ...

Taiwan, El Salvador sign letter of intent to advance cooperation

Taipei, Oct. 4 (CNA) Taiwan and its diplomatic ally El Salvador have signed a letter of intent to strengthen bilateral cooperation in areas such as education, environmental protection, health and pu...

Taiwan, El Salvador to sign letter of intent on cooperation

Taipei, Oct. 2 (CNA) Taiwan and El Salvador will soon sign a letter of intent on bilateral cooperation, solidifying the friendship between the two diplomatic allies, Premier Jiang Yi-huah said Thur...

Premier strengthens ties with El Salvador

San Salvador, June 1 (CNA) As a special envoy on behalf of President Ma Ying-jeou, Premier Jiang Yi-huah congratulated El Salvador President Sanchez Ceren on his inauguration Sunday, a move the gov...

Premier sees cooperative exhibition in San Salvador

San Salvador, El Salvador, May 31 (CNA) Premier Jiang Yi-huah saw a Taiwan-El Salvador cooperative exhibition at the National Museum of Anthropology in San Salvador Saturday, as a project director s...