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Taiwan makes monetary, mask donations to Thai charity

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan’s representative office in Thailand announced on Tuesday (Oct. 20) that Taiwan will donate to The Border Consortium (TBC), an organization that provides food,...

Taiwan's Tainan donates medical supplies to sister cities in US

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The southern city of Tainan has donated a large number of epidemic prevention supplies to its U.S. partners in the Sister Cities Program, advocating the slogan "Taiwa...

UK city to debate establishing sister cities with Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Oxford City Council in the U.K. is set to discuss a proposal on Monday (July 20) to establish a sister city relationship with Taiwan. The motion, put forward by Cit...

Taiwan’s Foxconn to donate 120,000 masks to 10 social welfare organizations

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Foxconn announced on Monday (July 13) that it will donate 120,000 surgical-grade face masks it produced to 10 social welfare groups throughout Taiwan. Foxconn said the ...

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...

Taiwan’s 'mask diplomacy' called into question as EU reopens

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) reiterated Tuesday (June 30) that Taiwan's surgical mask donations to the world were intended as humanitarian aid and not for th...

Taiwan donates 60,000 more masks to Massachusetts

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan has donated an additional 60,000 masks to the state of Massachusetts as the U.S. continues to wage battle against the Wuhan coronavirus (COVID-19). Director of t...

Taiwan foreign minister featured in British magazine's June issue

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — British magazine Monocle featured an interview with Taiwanese Foreign Minister Joseph Wu (吳釗燮) in its June issue in which he talks about the island nation's status in ...

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...

Taiwan donates 100,000 masks each to Iowa and Wisconsin

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan has donated 100,000 surgical-grade masks each to Iowa and Wisconsin to help frontline workers in the U.S. states in their battle against the Wuhan coronavirus. S...

Counterfeit masks reaching frontline health workers in US

WASHINGTON (AP) — On a day when COVID-19 cases soared, healthcare supplies were scarce and an anguished doctor warned he was being sent to war without bullets, a cargo plane landed at the Los Angeles ...

Taiwan to donate over 7 million masks in 3rd round of international aid

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) announced the third round of medical mask donations on Tuesday (May 5), pledging to provide more than seven million of th...

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...

Taiwan's donation of 100,000 masks arrive in Singapore

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A ceremony was held at the Singapore Red Cross on Wednesday (April 22) to announce the arrival of 100,000 medical masks donated by Taiwan. During the donation ceremony,...