Taiwan's Kinmen holds 'New Immigrants Care Network Conference'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - The National Immigration Agency (NIA) of Kinmen County Service Center held a "New Immigrants Care Network Conference" on Aug 13. In this meeting, they invited ...

Why the risk of Chinese cyber attacks could affect everyone in Taiwan

Cyber-security is one of those topics most people are vaguely aware of, but which many believe does not really affect them. But a number of recent developments have suggested that the risk of cyber at...

Yeh Jiunn-rong named education minister in Taiwan's cabinet reshuffle

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - Minister of Interior Yeh Jiunn-rong (葉俊榮) has been named as the next education minister, and the vacancy will be filled by Executive Yuan spokesperson&n...

Taiwan-South Korea automatic immigration clearance program inaugurated

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan and South Korea co-launched the “Taiwan-South Korea Automatic Immigration Clearance Program” and signed a MOU at Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport on...

Taiwanese citizens to enjoy expedited entry to South Korea by June

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The reciprocal agreement between Taiwan and South Korea on electronic customs clearance services at airports will take effect by the end of June, which will allow expedite...

Foreign Minister Lee highlights year of ups and downs in New Year’s address

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) --The Taiwanese Foreign Minister, David Lee(李大維) , has used his Lunar New Year address to acknowledge that the Republic of China has faced serious diplomatic challenges in 20...

Taiwan News Weekly Roundup - December 15

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Top stories this week included drunk Japanese passengers force China Airlines flight to return to Taiwan, Chinese diplomat in U.S. threatens Taiwan with military attack,'Ge...

President Tsai outlines strategy to bolster Taiwan's informational security

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – President Tsai Ing-wen spoke Monday Dec. 11 at an event jointly hosted by the Presidential Office and the National Security Council to discuss the issue of informational s...

Chinese military reportedly has access to Taiwan's e-Gate system

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Biometric equipment used in Taiwan's e-Gate border control system was manufactured by the China Aerospace Science and Industry Corporation (CASIC) with ...

Taiwan headline news

Taipei, Dec. 11 -- The lead stories in major Taiwan dailies on Monday are as follows: @United Daily News: Cabinet to ease restrictions on natural gas power generation @China Times: Air Pollution...

Taiwan enters US Global Entry program

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Taiwanese travelers are now able to take advantage of the U.S. Global Entry program for swifter entry into the United States as of yesterday (Nov. 1), and on the same day the U...

Taiwanese travelers to be eligible for US Global Entry in November

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwanese and U.S. officials announced on Thursday at Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport the availability of the country’s e-Gate system for U.S. nationals at...

Taiwanese eligible for US Global Entry program starting Nov.

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Taiwanese travelers will be able to take advantage of the U.S. Global Entry program for swifter entry into the United States in November, CNA reported a Ministry of Foreign Aff...

Taiwan News Weekly Roundup - July 1

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The top stories this week included Taiwanese woman causes international media frenzy due to young, e-Gate service to remain free for foreign residents, ...

e-Gate service to remain free for foreign residents

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The National Immigration Agency (NIA) announced on Monday that all foreign residents in Taiwan and Taiwanese citizens can register for the e-Gate service for free, after local ...