Czech government suggests inclusion of 'Taiwan' in sister city agreement with Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A draft of a sister city agreement between Taipei and Prague now includes "Taiwan" upon the recommendation of the Czech Republic Ministry of Foreign Affairs. ...

Taipei-Prague sister city agreement wording unchanged

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The sister-city agreement between Taipei and the Czech capital of Prague has been returned to Taipei City Council (TCC) for review with the “City of Taipei, Taiwan&r...

KMT wants to remove ‘Taiwan’ from Taipei-Prague sister city agreement

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A sister city agreement between the Czech capital of Prague and Taipei stalled Friday (November 8) because a Kuomintang (KMT) party member at the Taipei City Council wante...

Prague mayor meets with Taiwan deputy minister, severs sister city ties with Beijing

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Deputy Foreign Minister Hsu Szu-chien (徐斯儉) met with Prague's pro-Taiwan Mayor Zdenek Hrib on Monday (Oct. 14) as the Czech capital moves to severe its sister city tie...

Prague and Beijing to end sister-city relations over Taiwan and 'One China' policy

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – On Oct. 4 it was reported that the Czech capital of Prague is planning to cancel its sister-city relationship with Beijing over the latter's unwillingness to re-negoti...

4th Czech musical group banned in China for Prague's support of Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The fourth Czech musical group has been banned from performing in China, apparently in retribution for the Prague mayor's support of Taiwan. Since becoming Mayor of Prag...

China says Prague's pro-Taiwan stance 'hurts feelings of Chinese people'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- China's Foreign Ministry on Wednesday (July 17) said that several pro-Taiwan stands by Czech Pirate Party member and Prague Mayor Zdenek Hrib 'harmed the feelings of th...

Prague mayor sending Philharmonic to Taiwan instead of China after Xi snub

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- In response to news that China has canceled a China tour of the Prague Philharmonic Orchestra in retaliation for refusing to exclude a Taiwanese diplomat, the Czech city's ...

Prague Pirate Party Mayor to visit Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - The new mayor of the Czech capital Prague, Zdeněk Hřib, will visit Taiwan later this month to look at smart healthcare, transportation and energy on the island, reports said Sat...

Prague Pirate Party Mayor puts human rights above One China policy

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - The new mayor of the Czech capital Prague, Zdeněk Hřib, wants to scrap a “One China” article from a sister city agreement with Beijing while professing interest in h...

Guatemala City now sister city with Rhode Island's capital

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) -- Guatemala's capital and Rhode Island's capital are now sister cities after a former Guatemalan president's visit to Providence.Guatemala City Mayor Alvaro Arzu and Providence ...