Taiwan donates 400,000 medical masks to LA amid 'COVID fatigue' in US

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Taiwanese-American Chamber of Commerce of Greater Los Angeles (TACCLA) on Tuesday (July 14) donated 400,000 surgical masks to the western U.S. county for use in the on...

Taiwan donates masks to three Native American tribes

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — An organization that connects indigenous communities around the world coordinated with the Taiwan government to donate 3,000 masks to two Native American tribes and a coun...

Taiwan donates 300,000 surgical masks to US Veteran Affairs

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan has donated a total of 300,000 surgical masks to the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to help protect American service members against the ongoing coronavir...

300,000 Made-in-Taiwan surgical masks arrive in Indonesia

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A donation of 300,000 Made-in-Taiwan masks has landed in Indonesia and is expected to be distributed to frontline medical workers fighting the coronavirus (COVID-19). T...

Kansas thanks Taiwan for donating 100,000 masks

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A staffer for a Kansas senator was instrumental in securing the 100,000 masks that Taiwan donated to the state on Monday (May 11). After seeing news of Taiwan's don...

Canada's Justin Trudeau thanks Taiwan for masks donation

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Canada Prime Minister Justin Trudeau thanked Taiwan for donating medical masks to the country on Friday (May 9), a day after his foreign minister twice avoided mentioning ...

Canada foreign minister avoids thanking Taiwan for 500,000 masks

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — In apparent deference to Beijing, Canada's foreign minister on Thursday (May 7) twice avoided mentioning Taiwan's name when asked to thank the country for donating...

Mask donation program attracts 120,000 Taiwan participants in one day

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Less than 24 hours after the mask donation "Taiwan can help, Health for all" (護臺灣,助世界) program was launched, more than 120,000 Taiwanese have donated their masks...

Taiwan's mask donation garners warm response in Philippines

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taipei Economic and Cultural Office in the Philippines (TECO Philippines) Representative Michael Hsu (徐佩勇) told Philippine media that after Taiwan donated 300,000 medical-...

Taiwan citizens allowed to donate masks abroad via app

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — As Taiwan continues its successful coronavirus prevention measures, the Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC) on Monday (April 27) announced the launch of a new program t...

German Health Minister thanks Taiwan for mask donation via letter

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — German Federal Minister of Health Jens Spahn on Wednesday (April 23) wrote to Taiwan’s Health Minister Chen Shih-chung (陳時中) to express his appreciation for Taiwan&r...

Poland launches first direct flight to Taiwan for medical supplies

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — An aircraft from the Polish Airline LOT landed at Taoyuan International Airport Wednesday evening (April 22), becoming the first Taiwan-bound direct flight the European na...

Louisiana state government thanks Taiwan for mask donations

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — 100,000 medical masks donated by Taiwan were officially transferred to the U.S. state of Louisiana on Tuesday (April 20). The masks were part of a one-million-mask dona...

Taiwan donates 80,000 surgical masks to Pacific allies

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A total of 80,000 surgical masks Taiwan donated to four Pacific allies have recently been shipped out, Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs Hsu Szu-chien (徐斯儉) said at a mas...

Wife of Singapore PM thanks Taiwan after controversial comment

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — After being criticized for her impolite response to Taiwan's face mask donation to Singapore, the Southeast Asian nation's first lady Ho Ching (何晶) edited her rema...