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Japan National Diet delegation arrives in Taiwan for security talks

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) on Wednesday (July 27) welcomed the arrival of the Japan National Diet delegation, expressing the hope that the visit will help stre...

Taiwan-friendly Japanese lawmaker Suzuki Keisuke visits Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) on Monday (July 25) extended a welcome to the visit by Suzuki Keisuke, a member of the Japanese House of Representatives, to Taiwan ...

Japan doubles Taiwan coverage in latest annual defense white paper

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The latest edition of the defense white paper approved by Japan’s Cabinet on Friday (July 22) features twice as many pages dedicated to Taiwan as the previous editio...

Former Japanese defense ministers to visit Taiwan next week

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) announced Thursday (July 21) that seven members of Japan’s National Diet will visit Taiwan between July 27-30. The group me...

Multi-party delegation from Japan’s Diet to visit Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A multi-party delegation of Japanese politicians is scheduled to arrive in Taiwan July 27 in the latest sign that Tokyo’s friendly relations with Taipei would not ch...

Taiwan businesses, individuals run ad in Japan newspaper to thank Abe

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Businesses and individuals from Taiwan were among those who funded a full-page advertisement carried by the Sankei Shimbun on Friday (July 15) in memory of former Japanese...

Taiwan KMT leader likely to visit Japan in August for Abe funeral

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Kuomintang (KMT) Chairman Eric Chu (朱立倫) will visit Japan in August to attend the official funeral of assassinated former Prime Minister Abe Shinzo, reports said Thursday ...

Japanese parliament delegation to visit Taiwan in late July

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) on Tuesday (July 12) confirmed an announcement made by Frank Hsieh (謝長廷), Taiwan’s representative to Japan, that a group of se...

China cries foul over Taiwan VP's historic visit to Japan for Abe funeral

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — China's foreign ministry on Tuesday (July 12) said that it issued "stern representations" to Japan's government after Taiwan Vice President Lai Ching-te ...

On Taiwan Abe Shinzo was sneaky, devious, cunning...and a hero

TAICHUNG (Taiwan News) — The assassination of former Japanese Prime Minister Abe Shinzo is a shocking tragedy, not just for Japan, but for Taiwan and the world. His prescient vision for the f...

Taiwan flags lowered to half-staff on Monday to honor Abe

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan flew its flag at half-staff on Monday (July 11) to honor former Japanese Prime Minister Abe Shinzo, who was fatally shot while campaigning in western Japan on Frida...

Taiwanese cover wall in messages of condolence for Japan ex-PM Abe

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — In the latest display of shock over the assassination of Japanese ex-Prime Minister Abe Shinzo, Taiwanese have been writing messages of sympathy on a wall set up outside J...

Taiwan mourns Abe Shinzo death

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Following the news of former Japan Prime Minister Abe Shinzo’s death on Friday (July 8), the government and people of Taiwan have taken to social media to express th...

Assassinated Japan ex-PM Abe seen as friend in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The death of Japan's ex-Prime Minister Abe Shinzo after a shooting on the campaign trail Friday (June 8) was met with shock and dismay in Taiwan, which described him a...

Taiwan president expresses shock at shooting of Japan ex-PM Abe

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) expressed her shock and condemnation Friday (July 8) over the shooting of former Japan Prime Minister Abe Shinzo, describing him as a good fri...