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Taiwan ambassador to Vatican takes part in pro-Ukraine march in Rome

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan’s ambassador to the Vatican, Taiwan's only European diplomatic ally, took part in a march in Rome against the Russian invasion of Ukraine, reports said We...

Taiwan, Vatican have friendly relations, sturdy communication channels: MOFA

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) confirmed relations with the Vatican remain positive on Monday (Oct. 25) following an article by Corriere della Sera, Ita...

Pope defends deal with China, stresses importance of dialogue

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — In an interview aired on Spanish radio on Wednesday (Aug. 31), Pope Francis justified the Vatican’s deal with Beijing on the appointment of Catholic bishops within C...

'Love country and party': Taiwan criticizes China for religious persecution

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan has called on the international community to hold Beijing accountable for religious persecution after the Chinese authorities recently rolled out new rules that req...

Pope Francis extends Lunar New Year greetings to Taiwanese

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Pope Francis on Monday (Feb. 8) sent his blessings to the people of Taiwan for the upcoming Lunar New Year holiday. During his annual foreign policy meeting with ambass...

Taiwan's allies submit joint letter supporting U.N. participation

Officials of Taiwan's diplomatic allies submitted a joint letter on Friday in support of Taiwan's participation in the United Nations to U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres. The joint l...

Taiwan National Day celebrations around the world

Celebrations of the National Day of the Republic of China (Taiwan) on Oct. 10 were held in countries around the world this week, including a first-of-its-kind event in Somaliland and a charity meal fo...

Pope Francis extends deal with China on appointment of bishops

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Pope Francis has reportedly agreed to a two-year extension of a controversial deal with China on the appointment of Catholic bishops in the authoritarian country, accordin...

Pope Francis still pays attention to Taiwan: New archbishop of Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Pope Francis is still paying attention to Taiwan, the new archbishop of Taipei, Thomas Chung An-zu (鍾安住), said at his inauguration Saturday (July 18). The conclusion of...

Taiwan not worried about improving contacts between Vatican and China

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) on Tuesday (December 10) rejected reports about imminent diplomatic relations between Taiwan’s only European ally, the Vatican...

From air, pope greets leaders of China, Taiwan and Hong Kong

Pope Francis managed an airborne diplomatic dance by sending telegrams of greetings to the leaders of China, Hong Kong and Taiwan as he flew through their airspace on his way from Thailand to Japan. ...

Taiwan attends diplomatic conference in Vatican City

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — To promote the value oriented diplomacy of Vatican City, the Catholic Church's Holy See invited representatives from various countries on Thursday (Nov. 14) to exchang...

Cardinal gives blessing to art exhibition held at Taiwan embassy in Vatican

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Centering around the motif of light, an exhibition that discusses faith, care, and cultural inheritance on the island of Taiwan kicked off at the country’s embassy i...

Flag of Taiwan ally Vatican appears in China

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - The flag of Taiwan’s only European ally, the Vatican, appeared at a garden show in China, causing renewed concern about the future of the island nation’s ties to the...

Taiwan welcomes pope's special envoy to Taipei

TAIPEI (CNA) -- Taiwan on Thursday welcomed the visit of Pope Francis' special envoy to the country to attend a National Eucharistic Congress to be held Friday, saying that the decision again show...