Former AIT chairman receives diplomatic medal from Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan's Ministry of Foreign Affairs awarded the former American Institute in Taiwan (AIT) chairman, Richard Bush, the Grand Medal of Diplomacy on Wednesday (Oct. 30) ...

Peruvian Congressman awarded Friendship Medal for supporting Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Peruvian Congressman Luis Galaretta was on Friday (May 24) awarded a Friendship Medal of Diplomacy to honor his efforts in sustaining positive relations with Taiwan. Mi...

Showing support for Taiwan, EU group presents letter signed by 155 MEPs to President Tsai

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – On the morning of Feb. 20, the chair of European Parliament-Taiwan Friendship Group, Werner Langen, presented an official letter and declaration affirming the support of E...

3 MEPs granted medal of diplomacy to recognize promotion of Taiwan-EU ties

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Foreign Minister Joseph Wu (吳釗燮) conferred the Friendship Medal of Diplomacy to three members of the European Parliament (MEPs) on Monday. Bas Belder, Eduard Kukan, and...

European Parliament Taiwan Friendship Group visits Taiwan

Werner Langen, chairman of the European Parliament Taiwan Friendship Group (TFG), and his delegation arrived in Taiwan for a six-day visit. They will be received by President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文), Le...

Co-founder of Heritage Foundation visits Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The co-founder of the Heritage Foundation, Edwin J. Feulner Jr., is visiting Taiwan from Tuesday to Thursday, and will attend an event that celebrates Taiwan as attaining ...

Canadian awarded Taiwan’s Friendship Medal of Diplomacy for 54 years of service

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Pierre Loisel, a Canadian national who has lived in Taiwan for over 50 years was awarded Taiwan's Friendship Medal of Diplomacy on August 6, for his contributions to T...

US will lend hand when Taiwan faces difficulty: AIT Director

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Having served in the position of the director at the Taipei Office of the American Institute in Taiwan (AIT) for three years, Kin Moy talked about the work he has done at ...

AIT names Raymond Greene as new Deputy Director

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Raymond Greene began his post as Deputy Director of the American Institute in Taiwan (AIT) on June 21, said the AIT in a press release. Greene was previously posted to ...

Taiwan President Tsai eyes enhanced malaria-fighting efforts

President Tsai Ing-wen said June 15 that Taiwan is willing and able to share its considerable expertise and know-how in combating malaria with other countries and raise global health standards. Th...

AIT Director conferred Great Medal of Diplomacy ahead of leaving Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan’s Foreign Minister Joseph Wu (吳釗燮) conferred the highest honor of the ministry, the Great Medal of Diplomacy, on Director of the American Institute in Taiwan ...

Outgoing deputy AIT head awarded medal, praises U.S. Taiwan ties

Taipei, June 6 (CNA) Outgoing American Institute in Taiwan (AIT) deputy head Robert Forden on Wednesday praised the strong U.S.-Taiwan ties despite the changing of administrations on both sides, as he...

Taiwan confers prestigious medal upon Heritage Foundation co-founder

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Edwin Feulner, co-founder of the Washington-based Heritage Foundation, was conferred with a prestigious medal by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) Monday, April 23 in...

Taiwan in London – 5 things that link Taiwan to London

London is 6,000 miles away from Taiwan and on the face of it another world entirely. The capital city of the UK ostensibly has few ties to Taiwan, especially since Britain switched its diplomatic reco...

Taiwan honors ex-Argentina envoy

Taipei, Aug. 5 (CNA) Taiwan bestowed a medal upon Argentina's former top representative in Taiwan on Wednesday in recognition of his efforts to advance relations between the two countries during h...