Taiwanese youth are a force to be reckoned with

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The successful recall of Kaohsiung Mayor Han Kuo-yu (韓國瑜) last month was undoubtedly a massive undertaking that not only is the first time a Taiwanese city’s mayor w...

‘It’s the [communist] bandit virus': Taiwanese spoof news corrects Trump

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — In response to Trump calling COVID-19 the “Chinese virus,” a Taiwanese spoof news YouTube channel has urged the U.S. to “stop stigmatizing China” a...

'Real Friends, Real Progress': AIT recognizes Taiwan as true US friend

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The American Institute in Taiwan (AIT) wrapped up celebrations for its 40th year in Taiwan with the Digital Dialogue Public Forum on Friday (Jan. 17). In his opening ad...

Claim linking sex equity education in Taiwan with STDs refuted

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Taiwan FactCheck Center (TFC) has debunked an infographic made by an anti-homosexuality group, asserting that sexual equity education at school and same-sex marriage h...

Photo of the Day: Study in contrasts between Hong Kong and Taiwan leaders

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Two days after President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) won a landslide victory with over 8.17 million votes, a Hong Kong illustrator posted a cartoon showing the stark contrast in po...

Young Taiwanese overseas compatriots come home to vote

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Democratic Progressive Party's (DPP) final campaign rally before the general election took place on Ketagalan Boulevard (凱達格蘭大道) Friday night (Jan. 10), and 80 Tai...

Taiwan hosts Asia-Pacific Conference with youth employment as focus

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Taichung City Government on Thursday (Oct. 17) held the "2019 Asia-Pacific Conference on Policies for Employment", which was focused around creating better w...

Taiwanese youth ambassadors to visit six countries in Indo-Pacific

Taipei (CNA) Three groups of youth ambassadors will soon embark on 10-day trips to six countries in the Indo-Pacific region to show foreign friends the culture and beauty of Taiwan as part of the Mini...

Taiwanese society increasingly cautious of China: NHK

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – News Watch 9, a program on Japan's NHK national television, aired on Thursday (Aug. 1) an in-depth report on Taiwanese youth closely watching the ongoing anti-extradit...

Hong Kong media accuses Han of 'selling out Taiwan'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- After having unannounced meetings with the top liaison officers of Chinese Communist Party (CCP) for Hong Kong and Macau behind closed doors over the weekend, Hong Kong newspap...

2,000 English-speaking teachers to be added to Taiwan's primary/junior/high schools the next 4 years: MOE

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - To address the expected demand for English-speaking teachers under the Cabinet's vision of turning Taiwan into a Mandarin-English bilingual country by 2030, the Ministry of ...

Survey indicates 67% of Taiwanese youth considering studying or working in SE Asia

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — King Car Cultural & Education Foundation recently conducted a survey that found 67 percent of young Taiwanese are willing to consider studying or working in Southeast ...

Alarms raised over Beijing's United Front targeting Taiwanese high school students

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A report on Oct. 4 from the Liberty Times, quoted an unidentified official from the National Security Bureau (NSB) who says that China’s “United Front” h...

75 youth ambassadors to travel to Indo-Pacific nations for cultural diplomacy

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Deputy Foreign Minister Hsu Szu-chien (徐斯儉) handed the flag of honor to the team leaders Friday, as the 75 youth ambassadors prepare to embark on a trip on Aug. 27 that wi...

Photo of the Day: Taiwanese high school student meets Tsai in LA

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- An excited Taiwanese high school student snapped this photo of Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen during a meeting with the Formosa Association of Student Cultural Ambassadors (FASC...