Taiwan president hopes to stregthen ties with UK on health, energy

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) on Tuesday (Dec. 1) expressed her wish to continue strengthening ties with the U.K., especially in the fields of energy, health, and trade. ...

China grants $90M to Sri Lanka after visit by top official

COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) — China announced Sunday that it was providing a $90 million grant to Sri Lanka, two days after the island nation's president sought help from a visiting Chinese delegation in ...

Taiwan president pledges to counter China's military threats

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — In her key address at the National Day event Saturday (Oct. 10), President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) stressed her administration’s determination to further improve the coun...

[Interview] Taipei strives to accelerate industrial transformation in post-COVID era

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Considering that the global economy has been shaken by COVID-19 since early this year, Lin Chung-chieh (林崇傑), commissioner of the Taipei City Government Department of Econ...

Former Australian, Swedish prime ministers, NATO chief to participate in Taipei's Yushan Forum virtually

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Yushan Forum will kick off in Taipei on Wednesday (Oct. 8), with overseas speakers and guests taking part in the event virtually due to the ongoing pandemic. Presid...

New Singapore envoy to Taiwan strives to enhance relations in post-COVID era

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Singapore Trade Representative to Taiwan Yip Wei Kiat on Thursday (Sept. 10) told Taiwan News that despite the coronavirus having affected Taiwan-Singapore interactions, t...

UK seeks to boost trade with Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The U.K. is looking forward to strengthening its trade relationship with Taiwan, a senior trade official said this week. “I take a very strong interest in our sup...

Visiting Czech senate president, US officials talk up Taiwan in post-COVID era

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The visiting Czech delegation, led by Senate President Milos Vystrcil, gathered with Taiwan government officials and Taipei-based foreign envoys on Friday (Sep. 4), to cal...

Taiwan and Japan agree to re-open borders for business travelers

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan and Japan will mutually allow the entry of business travelers starting in early September after months of travel restrictions due to the COVID-19 pandemic. &ldqu...

TAITRA showcases anti-epidemic products for Taiwan's Central American allies

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Taiwan External Trade Development Council (TAITRA) invited five Taiwan manufacturers of anti-epidemic equipment to exhibit their products to three Latin American allie...

IBM Collaborates with NTUC Learninghub to Close Digital Skills Gaps in Singapore Through Free Online Courses in Technology

SINGAPORE - Media OutReach - 16 June 2020 - Global technology giant IBM, and Singapore's leading Continuing Education and Training provider NTUC LearningHub (NTUC LHUB), today announced a collaborat...

College baseball into July? Coaches say it would save money

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A group of Power Five coaches led by Michigan’s Erik Bakich is proposing a later start to the college baseball season to trim expenses in the post-coronavirus era, make the game mor...