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Foster family sought for retired Taipei search and rescue dog

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taipei City Fire Department rescue dog Usa has retired at 8 years old, and is looking for a new home. The fire department announced Usa’s retirement on Tuesday (F...

India's mysterious 'one China policy' and growing relations with Taiwan

TAICHUNG (Taiwan News) — Probably the first time Indians had much cause to think about Taiwan was because of Indian National Army leader Subhas Chandra Bose, who was either a heroic anti-imperia...

30% of Taiwanese do not want either KMT or DPP

TAICHUNG (Taiwan News) — Sometimes numbers can paint unexpected pictures if you know where to look. For example, about 30% of Taiwanese voters do not like either the Kuomintang (KMT) or the D...

Taiwan president hands out lucky bags at Guandu Temple

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) handed out lucky bags at Guandu Temple in Taipei on Sunday (Feb. 11). President Tsai and other officials arrived at Guandu temple at 10:55 ...

President visits Coast Guard personnel in northern Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) visited the Coast Guard Administration's Shen’ao Station on Sunday (Feb. 11) to hand out bonuses to personnel and wish them a happy ...

Taiwan denies mishandling visit by Tokyo governor

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The visit by Tokyo Governor Koike Yuriko (小池百合子) to Taiwan was handled according to protocol, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) said Friday (Feb. 9), rejecting allega...

Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen calls for solidarity in final Lunar New Year address

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — In her final Lunar New Year address on Thursday (Feb. 8) as president, Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) called on the people of Taiwan to stand together to protect the country. She i...

Tokyo governor leaves Taiwan after visiting grave of late President Lee Teng-hui

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Tokyo Governor Koike Yuriko (小池百合子) left Taiwan after paying her respects at the grave of late President Lee Teng-hui (李登輝), reports said Thursday (Feb. 8). The preside...

President visits Army units in northern Taiwan ahead of Lunar New Year

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) visited Army brigades in Hsinchu on Tuesday (Feb. 6) to boost morale amongst troops ahead of the Lunar New Year. Tsai observed close combat...

Tokyo governor visits Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Tokyo Governor Koike Yuriko (小池百合子) is meeting President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) and President-elect Lai Ching-te (賴清德) during her visit to Taiwan, reports said Wednesday (Feb....

Legislative deputy speaker urges President Tsai to visit Taiwan's Taiping Island

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Legislative Deputy Speaker Johnny Chiang (江啟臣) called on President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) to visit Taiping Island to defend national sovereignty. With the completion of dre...

Su Beng’s legacy lives on in Taiwan museum’s spring roll event

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — As volunteer Eva Jiang (江秀瑾) cooks a pork and vegetable stir fry in the kitchen, a delicious yet familiar air filled the Su Beng Memorial Museum on the evening of Jan. 27....

President hails close Taiwan-Eswatini cooperation

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) lauded the fruitful results of cooperation between Taiwan and Eswatini in a meeting with Eswatini Foreign Minister Pholile Shakantu on Friday ...

US House approves US-Taiwan double-tax avoidance bill

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The U.S. House of Representatives passed the Tax Relief for American Families and Workers Act on Wednesday (Jan. 31), which includes a section on U.S.-Taiwan double-tax av...

US lawmaker confirms plan to visit Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — U.S. Representative Mike Gallagher revealed plans to visit Taiwan on Tuesday (Jan. 30). Following a hearing on the Chinese Communist Party and its support for Russia, I...