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Taiwan congratulates Australian Prime Minister-elect Anthony Albanese

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) on Saturday (May 21) congratulated Anthony Albanese on his victory in Australia's general election. Taiwan and Australia are ...

Will Austria abandon neutrality to join NATO?

By declaring their intention to join the NATO defense alliance, Finland and Sweden are respectively abandoning decades and centuries of neutrality. Yet Austrian Chancellor Karl Nehammer has said Austr...

Taiwan foreign minister delivers message at woman empowerment forum in Guatemala

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Foreign Minister Joseph Wu (吳釗燮) delivered a pre-recorded speech during a semi-virtual forum, held in Guatemala, on women’s economic empowerment in Central America o...

Legislators from 32 European countries, Canada sign up for Taiwan’s WHA bid

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A total of 1,504 parliamentarians from 32 European countries and Canada signed a letter to the World Health Organization (WHO) backing Taiwan’s bid to attend the Wor...

UN chief `hopeful' of Ukraine grain deal to help food crisis

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — With global hunger levels at a new high, the United Nations chief said Wednesday he is in “intense contacts” with Russia and other key countries and is “hopeful” of an agreement ...

Foreign minister talks Taiwan-Europe ties with German newspaper

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Foreign Minister Joseph Wu (吳釗燮) shared insight on Taiwan-Europe relations and highlighted the need for more defense capabilities against a growing Chinese threat during a...

Rights groups say new Cuba penal code tougher on dissent

HAVANA (AP) — Cuba's parliament has approved a new penal code that officials say modernizes the country's laws but that human rights groups warn tightens already strict limits on dissent. ...

US president signs legislation supporting Taiwan's observer status at WHA

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — U.S. President Joe Biden signed off on legislation that supports Taiwan’s observer status at the World Health Organization’s (WHO) World Health Assembly (WHA) ...

Conjugate Vaccines Market 2022 : Size, Share, Key Facts and Forecast Predictions Presented Till 2030

Quadintel published a new report on the Conjugate Vaccines Market. The research report consists of thorough information about demand, growth, opportunities, challenges, and restraints. In addition, it...

How great power competition is complicating global cooperation

In the past few months, democratic countries, mostly led by the United States, have been trying to form a united front to support Ukraine in its defense against Russia's invasion. While they a...

Representative to Guam says Taiwanese will not take US territory's support for granted

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwanese will not take Guam’s support for granted, Paul Chen (陳盈連), the director general of the Taipei Economic and Cultural Office (TECO) in Guam, said on Tuesday ...

After EU shuns Russia, will Moscow shut door to Syria humanitarian aid?

As Russia's war in Ukraine rages on, the EU hosted the sixth international donor conference for war-ravaged Syria, with the bloc's foreign policy chief Josep Borrell warning that Syria should ...

Taiwan expects more high-level global support for WHA participation

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — There will be more prominent, higher-level support from nations in favor of Taiwan’s inclusion in the World Health Assembly (WHA) this year, Foreign Minister Joseph ...

How the Taliban are 'eliminating women' in Afghanistan

If there was any hope that the Taliban would pay heed to repeated calls from Afghanistan's civil society and the international community to uphold women's rights, the Islamic fundamentalist gr...

Live updates | UN chief 'appalled' at reported school attack

UNITED NATIONS -- The United Nations chief says he is “appalled” at the reported attack on a school in the Ukrainian town of Bilohorivka, where many people were apparently seeking shelter from fightin...