President Tsai praises US Congress' unwavering support for Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – After meeting with a U.S. delegation led by Senator Jim Inhofe, President Tsai Ing-wen thanked the United States and the members of the delegation for their continued supp...

Taiwan Presidential Office denies rumors of Cabinet reshuffle

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Presidential Office and Executive Yuan spokespersons have both denied rumors of a planned Cabinet reshuffle involving three ministers, including labor and education minist...

What lies ahead for Taiwan in 2018?

MANILA (Taiwan News) -- On the eve of Lunar New Year, Feb. 15, Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) delivered a special message for the people of Taiwan from the Rainbow Hall, Presidential Offi...

President Tsai calls on Taiwanese businesses in China to invest in the island

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – At a Lunar New Year’s event for Taiwanese business people who invested in China, President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) called on them to invest in Taiwan. Over the past ye...

US delegation specializing in military affairs visits Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A delegation from the U.S. Senate and House Committee on Armed Services visited Taiwan on February 20. Even though it is almost certain that the visit would be cen...

Taiwan groups plan march to demand truth about 228 Incident

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A total of 47 associations plan to march in Taipei Saturday to demand the full truth about the 228 Incident, a mass uprising in 1947 which led to thousands of deaths and y...

Vast majority of public supports Taiwan’s China policies: MAC

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Majorities ranging from 70 to more than 80 percent support the government’s current policies toward China, the Mainland Affairs Council (MAC, 陸委會) said Monday. Si...

President concludes tour of 18 temples around Taiwan

Taipei, Feb. 18 (CNA) President Tsai Ing-wen wrapped up her Lunar New Year holiday temple tour Sunday after visiting 18 temples in 17 counties and cities around Taiwan in three days, according to...

Taiwan president hands out red envelopes at Taipei temple

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) handed out red envelopes to the public at the Baoan Temple in Taipei City on the second day of the Year of the Dog, but observers were watchin...

President Tsai starts Lunar New Year tour in Taitung

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) broke with tradition yesterday by becoming the first President to start their New Year’s tour of the country in Taitung. The Pre...

Tsai’s approval ratings bounce in wake of Hualien earthquake

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A new opinion poll released by the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) shows a spike in approval and satisfaction factions for President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) following the Governm...

President Tsai Ing-wen's Lunar New Year's eve address to Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – On Feb. 15, at the start of the Lunar New Year holidays, President Tsai Ing-wen delivered a special address to her fellow Taiwanese citizens. The following is an E...

Tsai reiterates commitment to upholding Taiwan military capabilities

President Tsai Ing-wen said Feb. 13 the government remains committed to safeguarding national security, peace and stability as well as the safety of the Taiwan people, adding that maintaining strong m...

Taiwan thanks international community for care following Hualien quake

Taiwan government is deeply grateful for the concern shown by its diplomatic allies, like-minded countries and supporters around the world following the magnitude 6 earthquake centered on Hualien...

I-Mei Foods donates NT$ 5 million to Hualien quake relief

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)—I-Mei Foods Co (義美食品公司) donated NT$ 5 million to Hualien quake relief through the Ministry of Health and Welfare disaster relief account on Thursday. Relief wor...