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Nicaragua demands Taiwan diplomats leave by Dec. 23

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Nicaragua has set Dec. 23 as the deadline for all Taiwanese diplomats and official aid teams to leave following its switch to China, reports said Wednesday (Dec. 15). I...

Think tank director confident severed ties with Nicaragua will not affect Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan NextGen Foundation CEO Chen Kuan-ting (陳冠廷) says that Taiwan will not be affected by the diplomatic break in relations with Nicaragua, as it has been successful wit...

Taiwan denies issuing a loan of US$100 million to Nicaragua before diplomatic break

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) on Saturday (Dec. 11) denied reports that President Tsai Ing-wen had agreed to a new US$100 million (NT$2.76 billion) loan to Nicara...

China sends 13 military planes into Taiwan’s ADIZ

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — China sent 13 military aircraft into Taiwan’s air defense identification zone (ADIZ) on Friday (Dec. 10), according to the Ministry of National Defense On Friday,...

Nicaragua’s 91 students in Taiwan face uncertain future after diplomatic break

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A total of 91 students from Nicaragua in Taiwan face an uncertain future after their country switched diplomatic recognition to China, reports said Friday (Dec. 10). In...

Taipei MRT withdraws train promoting Nicaragua after diplomatic break

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A Taipei Mass Rapid Transit (MRT) train promoting Central American nations including Nicaragua was taken out of service Friday (Dec. 10) after the country switched recogni...

US says Nicaragua president has no right to cut Taiwan ties after 'sham election'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The U.S. State Department says a "sham election" prevents the Nicaraguan government from having a mandate to represent its people and sever diplomatic ties with ...

Nicaragua ends diplomatic relations with Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Nicaragua has ended diplomatic relations with Taiwan. The Central American country on Thursday (Dec. 9) broke relations after Foreign Minister Denis Moncada said in a t...

Taiwan president receives credentials from new Nicaragua ambassador

President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) received the credentials of the new Nicaragua Ambassador to the Republic of China (Taiwan), Mirna Mariela Rivera Andino at the Presidential Office on Monday. Tsai welco...

Nicaragua to appoint new ambassador to Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Nicaragua's official publication La Gaceta announced last Wednesday (July 22) that President Daniel Ortega issued a presidential decree to recall the Central American ...

Taiwan loans Nicaragua US$100 million despite deteriorating human rights

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan has supplied the Nicaraguan government with a US$100 million dollar loan, a move that experts say could prop up President Daniel Ortega’s crumbling regime. ...

Nicaragua's Foreign Minister visits Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Nicaragua’s Foreign Minister, Denis Ronaldo Moncada-Colindres, is currently on an official visit to Taiwan, where he will meet senior Taiwan officials, as well as tr...

Taiwan has no plans to purchase Nicaraguan bonds: Foreign Ministry

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan’s foreign ministry (MOFA) denied Tuesday that the government has plans to purchase bonds issued by the Nicaraguan government, calling a related news report di...

Nicaragua, Paraguay reaffirm Taiwan friendship and diplomatic ties

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The ambassadors to the U.S. of both Nicaragua and Paraguay recommitted to formal diplomatic relations with Taiwan and expressed hope for future strengthening of relations ...

Taiwan increases quota of sugar imported from Nicaragua

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Bureau of Foreign Trade (BTA) announced in a statement on Thursday that the country had increased the quota of sugar imported from Nicaragua to 60,000 tons per year. ...