Number of Taiwanese students in US continues to increase yearly: report 

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The United States has always been the first choice for Taiwanese students when it comes to studying abroad, and according to the latest official data, the number of Taiwan...

President Tsai promises more resources to nurture cyber security experts in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Seeing that Taiwan has become a prime target for cyberattacks and malicious hacking from abroad in recent years, President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) on Tuesday vowed to cont...

Taiwan a 'super innovator' and global talent pool: President Tsai

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) met with a foreign academic delegation on Tuesday and said that as a globally acknowledged innovator, Taiwan will continue to make contri...

Taiwan an indispensable part of world supply chain: APEC envoy Morris Chang

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan’s envoy to APEC Morris Chang (張忠謀) said on Monday, as an economic leader representing President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文), he anticipates focusing on ...

Rep. for Taiwan Morris Chang live-streams with Pres. Tsai ahead of APEC Summit

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Prior to traveling to Papua New Guinea for the 2018 APEC Summit, Taiwan’s envoy Morris Chang (張忠謀) met with President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) on Sunday at her reside...

Taiwan 'a thriving and successful democracy': Russian democracy activist Vladimir Kara-Murza

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Describing Taiwan as a thriving and successful democracy, Russian democracy activist Vladimir Kara-Murza said Friday that there is no better place than Taiwan to hold...

Norway's immigration agency bows to China, changes reference to Taiwan on website

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Norwegian authorities’ kowtowing to Beijing has risen to another level as its immigration agency changed the reference to Taiwan on their website. Taiwan&rsqu...

Taiwan President attends commissioning ceremony for two naval ships  

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) stated on Thursday that the two newly commissioned frigates are a message to the international community that Taiwanese people will defen...

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...

Oslo Freedom Forum to open in Taipei for the first time in Asia

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A satellite event of the Oslo Freedom Forum, a global conference committed to promoting human rights, will open Saturday in Taipei. It will also be the first time for the ...

First circular building in Taiwan unveiled at Taichung Flora Expo

TAICHUNG (Taiwan News) — The Holland Pavilion, the first circular building in Taiwan and a tangible symbol of Taiwan-Netherlands cooperation, was officially unveiled at the Taichung World Flora ...

European Film Festival to tour 16 cities in Taiwan, with 500 screenings 

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The 14th Taiwan European Film Festival will be touring Taiwan from this November until January, 2019, showcasing a total of 17 films selected by different Europe...

Bangkok, Phnom Penh to launch direct flights to central Taiwan  

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — In order to attract more visitors from Southeast Asia to the Taichung World Flora Exposition, the city government has worked with private airlines to launch direct flights...

Uruguay grants 90-day visa waiver to Taiwanese visitors

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The South American nation Uruguay has given a visa waiver to Taiwanese visitors, announced Taiwan’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) on Wednesday.  The min...

Promoting security and economic cooperation a priority in building stronger Taiwan-US ties: AIT director 

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — At his first press conference held Wednesday after assuming the position as director of the American Institute in Taiwan (AIT) in August, Brent Christensen specified ...