Taiwan president receives credentials from new Nicaragua ambassador

President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) received the credentials of the new Nicaragua Ambassador to the Republic of China (Taiwan), Mirna Mariela Rivera Andino at the Presidential Office on Monday. Tsai welco...

India tells China its media is free to support Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — India's WION news channel on Friday (Oct. 23) demanded mutual respect from China after Beijing lodged a strong protest against an interview featuring Taiwan Foreign Mi...

China vows retaliation if US proceeds with Taiwan arms sale

BEIJING (AP) — China has vowed to retaliate if the U.S. proceeds with the sale of advanced weaponry to Taiwan worth more than a billion dollars. The statement from China’s defense m...

Taiwan says Chinese 'wolf warriors' assaulted official at National Day celebration in Fiji

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A member of Taiwan's representative office in Fiji was reportedly hospitalized after being assaulted by two Chinese diplomats who crashed the office's National Day...

Taiwanese in Palau celebrate National Day underwater

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — One of the more unusual ways to celebrate Taiwan's National Day (Oct. 10) has emerged, with a video surfacing that shows divers holding both the flags of Taiwan and Pa...

Taiwan-US MOU will allow more direct contacts with Southeast Asia

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A recent memorandum of understanding (MOU) between Taiwan and the United States will allow Taiwan to overcome its problem of not having diplomatic allies in Southeast Asia...

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's leader hopes for reduced tensions with China

TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen said Saturday she has hopes for less tensions with China and in the region if Beijing will listen to Taipei’s concerns, alter its approach and re...

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...

Political, opinion leaders from Latin America show support for Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — More than 80 political and opinion leaders and scholars from eight Latin American nations have signed a letter supporting Taiwan in the face of ongoing Chinese pressure. ...

US envoy calls for Taiwan's 'full participation' in UN

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — U.S. Ambassador to the UN Kelly Craft on Tuesday (Sept. 29) posted a tweet calling for Taiwan's "full participation at the UN," following a meeting with Taiw...

14 diplomatic allies voice support for Taiwan's participation in UN

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — By the time the General Debate of the 75th United Nations General Assembly came a close, a total of 12 diplomatic allies had spoken out for Taiwan's participation. ...

Huawei's Meng Wanzhou seen wearing 'Made in Taiwan' mask

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — In a coup for Taiwan's "mask diplomacy" and an embarrassment for the communist regime in Beijing, Huawei scion and Chief Financial Officer Meng Wanzhou (孟晚舟)...

Taiwan donates drug test kits to diplomatic allies

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Ministry of Justice Investigation Bureau (MJIB) has donated rapid drug test kits to the ambassadors of seven diplomatic allies in Taiwan, reports said Friday (Sept. 25...

Two more diplomatic allies speak up for Taiwan in UN

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — As the General Debate of the 75th UN General Assembly entered its third day on Thursday (Sept. 25), two more diplomatic allies expressed support for Taiwan’s inclusi...