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Trade between Taiwan and Singapore surges 36%

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Trade between Taiwan and Singapore surged by 36% to reach US$31.1 billion (NT$861.67 billion) for the period from January to October despite the continuing COVID-19 pandem...

Taiwan closely monitors US plans for Indo-Pacific economic structure outside CPTPP

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan said Thursday (Nov. 25) it was closely monitoring plans by the United States to create a new Indo-Pacific economic and trade framework after the North American coun...

Taiwan president condemns Chinese sanctions against Far Eastern Group

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — China should immediately stop its arbitrary sanctions against Taiwanese businesses operating in the country, as they will only drive both sides further apart, President Ts...

Taiwan diplomat calls for deeper relations with Central and Eastern Europe

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwanese envoy to Hungary Liu Shi-chung (劉世忠) on Saturday (Nov. 20) emphasized the importance of Taiwan’s security to the world and called on Central and Eastern Eu...

Chinese embassy lobbies US business to oppose China bills -sources

WASHINGTON, Nov 12 (Reuters) - China has been pushing U.S. executives, companies and business groups in recent weeks to fight against China-related bills in the U.S. Congress, four sources familiar wi...

Biden, Xi to hold virtual bilateral summit

China's President Xi Jinping and US President Joe Biden will hold a virtual meeting at the beginning of the week, the Chinese Foreign Ministry announced on Saturday. The White House first release...

Taiwan's MOFA rejects Beijing's 'one China' principle in APEC

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) shut down China’s demand that Taiwan must abide by the “one China” principle if it continues participating in Asia...

Italian politicians seek stronger Taiwan ties

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Members of Italy’s Chamber of Deputies on Friday (Nov. 5) submitted an inquiry to the country's Ministry of Foreign Affairs regarding strengthening relations wit...

US state of Iowa establishes Taiwan Friendship Caucus

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Iowa has become the fourth U.S. state to establish a Taiwan Friendship Caucus, after Illinois, Wisconsin, and Minnesota. After a brief visit to the University of Iowa o...

Slovakian European Parliament member says focus of Europe-Taiwan relations on building partnerships

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Slovakian politician Ivan Stefanec said the focus of Taiwan-Europe relations is currently on building substantial partnerships in various fields as the European Parliament...

US president supports closer Taiwan-Lithuania relations

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Lithuanian President Gitanas Nauseda has said that U.S. President Biden pledged to support the mutual establishment of representative offices in Taiwan and Lithuania. A...

EU lawmakers meet Taiwan premier in first official visit

TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — Bumping their elbows in greeting, European Union parliamentarians met with Taiwan's premier on Wednesday in the first official visit of an EU delegation to the self-ruled island,...

Turkey's Erdogan: Biden will do 'his best' for F-16 sale

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — U.S. President Joe Biden said there's only a “fifty-fifty” chance that the U.S. Congress and Senate would approve a Turkish request to buy American-made F-16 warplanes, but pledg...

Annual CACCI conference to be held virtually on November 2

The Confederation of Asia-Pacific Chambers of Commerce and Industry (CACCI), a regional non-governmental association composed of the national chambers of commerce and industry, business enterprises, a...

Chinese diplomat says Australia only has itself to blame for drop in Chinese investment

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman Zhao Lijian (趙立堅) said Wednesday (Oct. 27) that Australia is to blame for the drop in Chinese investment. Asked to comment on reports...