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Taiwan signs landmark bilateral investment agreement with Canada

TAIPEI, Dec 22 (Reuters) - Taiwan and Canada on Friday signed a landmark bilateral investment deal, giving a boost to the Taiwanese government's efforts to bolster business ties with like-minded d...

European academic suggests alternatives to Taiwan-EU investment agreement

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Speaking at a recent Ghent University forum, Jasper Roctus, associate fellow at the Brussels-based Egmont Institute said that a Taiwan-EU bilateral investment agreement is...

Chipmaker Taiwan seeks other EU trade deals given investment agreement 'a long shot'

TAIPEI, Sept 7 (Reuters) - Taiwan is seeking other trade agreements with the European Union given a long-sought investment deal is a "long shot", a senior government official said on Thursda...

Taiwan pitches deeper Europe engagement after TSMC Germany investment

TAIPEI, Aug 9 (Reuters) - Taiwan chipmaker TSMC's 2330.TW 3.5 billion euros ($3.83 billion) investment in Germany will drive deeper engagement between the island and Europe, Taiwan's economy m...

Taiwan's foreign minister thanks NATO for recognizing China as threat to global security

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan’s Foreign Minister Joseph Wu (吳釗燮) gave a televised interview on France 24, discussing the recent NATO Summit in Vilnius, Lithuania, and China’s aggress...

Taiwan hoping for closer European ties in exchange for semiconductor investment

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — European nations should bolster relations with Taiwan if they are interested in attracting Taiwanese chip investments, Foreign Minister Joseph Wu (吳釗燮) said last week duri...

Taiwan seeks closer EU ties in return for chip investment

June 18 (Reuters) - European countries should strengthen relations with Taiwan if they want continued Taiwanese investment in semiconductor production, Foreign Minister Joseph Wu said during a visit t...

Wu: Taiwan wants 'more European voices' to caution China against aggression

Taiwan is trying to convince more EU actors to caution China against aggression toward the island. Foreign Minister Joseph Wu said a recent trip to Europe was aimed at drumming up support. "We a...

President asks Swedish lawmakers to support Taiwan-EU investment agreement

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) met with a delegation of Swedish parliamentarians on Thursday (May 18) to discuss ways to strengthen economic and trade partnerships between t...

Chinese envoy to EU lambasts comparisons of Taiwan to Ukraine

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Chinese ambassador to the EU Fu Cong (傅聰) on Wednesday (Feb. 8) rejected comparisons of Taiwan to Ukraine, both of which are under threat from an authoritarian neighbor. ...

Taiwan thanks EU for support

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) on Thursday (Jan. 19) thanked the European Parliament for passing its new Common Foreign and Security Policy (CFSP) and Common Secur...

Taiwan wants deeper trade ties to EU, says President Tsai

Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen said progress needes to be accelerated on a stalled bilateral investment agreement with the European Union. Tsai made the comments while meeting a seven-member deleg...

European Parliament delegation to visit Taiwan next week

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Seven members of the European Parliament’s Committee on International Trade (INTA), which will include six advisers and officials, will visit Taiwan Dec. 18-21, the ...

Taiwan sees surge in trade with Europe

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwanese exports to the European Union grew 14.9% annually in the first ten months as the country called for talks on a bilateral investment agreement (BIA). Between J...

Inter-Parliamentary Alliance on China co-chair conferred Taiwan's Grand Medal of Diplomacy

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — German lawmaker and co-chair of the Inter-Parliamentary Alliance on China (IPAC) Reinhard Butikofer was awarded the Ministry of Foreign Affair’s (MOFA) Grand Medal o...