Taiwan volunteers advance health care in Eswatini

TAIPEI (Taiwan Today) -- The Feng Hsing Medical Service Team from Taipei Medical University set out Feb. 10 for the Kingdom of Eswatini, the sixth time the volunteer aid group undertook an annual miss...

Ping-pong diplomacy: volunteer finds inspiration in St. Lucia

Award-winning Taiwanese novelist William Lien (連明偉) has always had an eye for overseas adventure, performing his military service by teaching Chinese in the Philippines and working odd jobs in Canada ...

Photo of the Day: First Taiwatini Regiment in Eswatini

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Taiwan's Ambassador led other Taiwanese embassy staff and officials in serving with the country's new Taiwanti Regiment as part of the Kingdom of Eswatini's annual ...

Taiwan transfers 6 aid projects from former ally to Nicaragua

Taipei, Oct. 23 (CNA) Taiwan has moved six cooperation projects from El Salvador to Nicaragua since it severed diplomatic relations with the former earlier this year, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (...

Taiwan launches campaign to highlight its value as global SDG partner

An international campaign was launched by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs highlighting Taiwan’s desire to participate in the U.N. system and merits as a valuable partner in achieving the Sustain...

Jordanian schools to benefit from TaiwanICDF, Mercy Corps water project

Taiwan Today--Schoolchildren in Jordan will soon be getting better access to water under a new project by the International Cooperation and Development Fund (TaiwanICDF) and U.S.-based Mercy Corps. ...

Taiwan honors hospitals for humanitarian work overseas

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) on Friday presented medals to three local hospitals in recognition of their international humanitarian efforts and contributions to "medical diplomacy."...

President Tsai receives SICA head Cerezo, eyes expanded collaboration

TAIWAN TODAY--President Tsai Ing-wen received Marco Vinicio Cerezo Arevalo, secretary-general of the Central American Integration System (SICA), May 30 at the Office of the President in Taipei City, p...

Taiwan helps Myanmar provide solar powered lighting to rural areas

NEW DELHI (Taiwan News) -- Taiwan recently provided several mini-grid solar photovoltaic (PV) systems and lighting appliances to local governments in Myanmar to improve the country's rural electr...

TaiwanICDF recruiting volunteers for this year's overseas program

Taipei, Feb. 24 (CNA) A government-funded agency said Wednesday that applications are now open for its annual volunteer program in less-developed countries, where volunteers will be assigned to provid...

Taiwan funding helps Kiribati airport upgrade project

Taipei, Feb. 23 (CNA) A project to upgrade the Bonriki International Airport in the South Pacific country of Kiribati is set to be completed in the second half of this year, with the assistance of a l...

Taiwan congratulates Myanmar on conclusion of historic elections

Taipei, Nov. 11 (CNA) Taiwan on Wednesday congratulated Myanmar on the successful completion of its general elections on Nov. 8, the first poll since a nominally civilian government was introduced i...

New group of Taiwan volunteers to depart soon for developing nations

Taipei, Oct. 14 (CNA) A Taiwanese government-funded agency will send a group of volunteers overseas later this year to help with economic and social development programs in five developing countries...

El Salvador potters to visit Taiwan for industry development

Taipei, Oct. 13 (CNA) A group of potters from El Salvador will visit Taiwan later this month to further bilateral cooperation aimed at helping the Central American country foster a creative and cul...

Taiwan shares experience of e-commerce development at workshops

Taipei, Oct. 13 (CNA) Taiwan has held workshops over the past few weeks to share its experience in developing the e-commerce sector with participants from 38 countries, a foreign affairs official sa...