Taiwan volunteers advance health care in Eswatini

TAIPEI (Taiwan Today) -- The Feng Hsing Medical Service Team from Taipei Medical University set out Feb. 10 for the Kingdom of Eswatini, the sixth time the volunteer aid group undertook an annual miss...

Taiwan sends team of medical experts to eSwatini to provide free care

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A 24 person team of medical professionals has arrived in the African Kingdom of eSwatini to provide free medical services for those in need. Over the coming weeks, the ...

German Chancellor Angela Merkel receiving Fulbright prize

BERLIN (AP) — German Chancellor Angela Merkel is receiving the prestigious Fulbright Prize for International Understanding in a ceremony being held for the first time outside the United States. ...

German farmers protest agro-industry, back healthy foods

BERLIN (AP) — Thousands of farmers from across Germany and their supporters have protested at Berlin's landmark Brandenburg Gate, calling for climate-friendly agriculture and healthy food. ...

World Economic Forum warns of impact of global tensions

LONDON (AP) — Organizers of next week's annual gathering of business and political leaders in the Swiss ski resort of Davos say worsening international relations are hindering efforts to resolve globa...

Photo of the Day: First Taiwatini Regiment in Eswatini

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Taiwan's Ambassador led other Taiwanese embassy staff and officials in serving with the country's new Taiwanti Regiment as part of the Kingdom of Eswatini's annual ...

German Chancellor Angela Merkel to receive Fulbright prize

BERLIN (AP) — The Washington-based Fulbright Association says its 2018 prize for international understanding will go to German Chancellor Angela Merkel. The organization said Tuesday...

Indonesia-based NGO receives Taiwan's Human Rights Award, pledges to continue fighting for people

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Upon receiving the Asia Democracy and Human Rights Award, President of the Indonesia-based NGO, Gusdurian Network Indonesia (GNI), Alissa Wahid, said the network will cont...

Indonesia and Taiwan celebrate 42 years of agriculture cooperation

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A new rice cultivation project was announced in Jakarta today to mark 42 years of agriculture cooperation between Indonesia and Taiwan, reported CNA. Over 20,000 Indone...

The Latest: European officials see trade breakthrough at G20

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — The Latest on the Group of 20 summit (all times local): 9:40 a.m. European diplomats say all-night talks at the Group of 20 summit ha...

G-20 enters final day with work to do on bridging divisions

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — The Group of 20 summit enters its crucial second and final day Saturday with hours left for diplomats to bridge divisions on major issues including world trade, climate ...

Nicaragua's Foreign Minister visits Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Nicaragua’s Foreign Minister, Denis Ronaldo Moncada-Colindres, is currently on an official visit to Taiwan, where he will meet senior Taiwan officials, as well as tr...

After rescue, Gaza's only grand piano makes public comeback

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — The only grand piano in the Gaza Strip was played in public for the first time in a decade, following a complicated international restoration effort to fix the instrument ...

Australia-New Zealand-Taiwan success celebrated at ANZCham Business Awards

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The 13th annual Australia New Zealand Chamber of Commerce (ANZCham) Business Awards were held in Taipei on Nov. 22, where champions of business between the three nations w...

Foreigners in Taiwan can now take professional exams in English

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The Ministry of Examination yesterday (Nov. 22) announced the passing of an amendment to the Professionals and Technologists Examinations Act (專門職業及技術人員考試法) that will provide f...