Papua New Guinea newspaper attributes photo of China’s president to 'ROC embassy'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A newspaper in Papua New Guinea attributed a picture of Chinese President Xi Jinping (習近平) to the embassy of the “Republic of China” (ROC), the official name f...

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...

President Tsai thanks Palau for its unwavering support of Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Tsai Ing-wen met with Palau President Tommy Remengesau Jr. today (Nov. 12), after which she thanked him and the country for its unwavering support of Taiwan, despite incre...

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 ...

Tsai urges overseas Taiwanese to vote in local government elections

TAIPEI (CNA) — President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) issued a call Saturday for Taiwanese living abroad to return home and cast their ballots in the upcoming local government elections, saying it would b...

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...

Palau President arrives in Taiwan for state visit

Taipei, Nov. 10 (CNA) President Tommy Remengesau, Jr. of Palau, one of Taiwan's six diplomatic allies in the Pacific, arrived in Taiwan Saturday for a state visit, according to the Ministry of For...

Taiwan President condemns KMT for opposing reform

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) on Saturday lashed out at the Kuomintang (KMT) for trying to block her reforms, comparing the main opposition party to someone who dropped tra...

Taipei mayor candidates face off in televised debate

TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — The candidates vying to become the mayor of Taiwan's capital, Taipei, have faced off in a televised debate, two weeks before local elections seen as a barometer of the ruling par...

Taiwan to tighten rules against migrant labor rights violations

TAIPEI (CNA) -- Taiwan's Legislative Yuan approved a third reading of amendments to the Employment Service Act on Friday, by which employers or employment agencies could be subject to a fine of up...

Why fake news is having a major influence on Taiwan’s election

KAOHSIUNG (Taiwan News) -- "The President of France has been assassinated," screamed out a LINE notification on my cell phone earlier this week. I was shocked and fumbled with my pin co...

Taiwan President accuses predecessor of harming national sovereignty

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) on Friday lashed out at former President Ma Ying-jeou (馬英九), accusing him of harming Taiwan’s sovereignty by proposing more concessions ...

Photo story: Taiwan commissions two frigates into Navy

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) presided over a ceremony at the the Zuoying naval base in Kaohsiung on Nov. 8, where two frigates were officially commissioned into the...

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...