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Rules to be relaxed for Hong Kong, Macau students seeking to study in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan is poised to loosen restrictions for Hong Kong and Macau students who plan to study in the country. The Ministry of Education (MOE) proposed last month to amend ...

Taiwan's representative office in Somaliland promotes scholarships for local students

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan’s representative office in Somaliland on Wednesday (Dec. 16) held a session in which it provided information about scholarships to local students, with an eye...

Representative highlights Taiwan's economic, political achievements at Italian university seminar

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan’s envoy to Italy, Li Hsin-ying (李新穎), was invited to hold a discussion at the Sapienza University of Rome last Thursday (Dec. 3) to showcase Taiwan’s po...

Taiwan students in US increase for 5th consecutive year: AIT

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The number of Taiwanese studying in the United States has increased for five years running, according to the 2020 Open Doors Report mentioned by the American Institute in ...

Taiwan's universities see spike in applications from Hong Kong students

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The number of Hong Kong students seeking to study in Taiwanese universities this year has reached 5,300, up by 44 percent compared to the same period last year. Accordi...

Online Taiwan higher education fair attracts 6,000 Vietnamese viewers

This year's Taiwan higher education fair in Vietnam, held Saturday as a virtual event due to the limitations of the COVID-19 pandemic, attracted over 6,000 viewers in Vietnam, the event organizer,...

Taiwan president receives credentials from new Nicaragua ambassador

President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) received the credentials of the new Nicaragua Ambassador to the Republic of China (Taiwan), Mirna Mariela Rivera Andino at the Presidential Office on Monday. Tsai welco...

US House proposes act that includes 7 pro-Taiwan bills

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The U.S. House of Representatives on Tuesday (Oct. 20) proposed a bill that includes seven acts backing Taiwan's participation in international organizations and requi...

Taiwan universities suffer losses from fewer foreign students

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Universities in Taiwan have reported a significant loss in tuition fees due to the decline in the number of international students amid the Wuhan coronavirus (COVID-19) pa...

Former president calls on heads of Taiwanese universities to protest Chinese student ban

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Former President Ma Ying-jeou said on Monday (Aug. 13) that the government’s exclusion of Chinese students in its school reopening regulations is discriminatory and ...

Indonesian students urge Taiwan to lift visa restrictions for new students

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Indonesians hoping to study in Taiwan are nervous that the government’s travel restrictions have not yet been lifted for most university students from the Southeast ...

Students from Myanmar now allowed to enter Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Myanmar is the latest country whose students are permitted to come to Taiwan to attend university, the Ministry of Education (MOE) announced Wednesday (July 15). The MO...

Summer best time for foreign students to enter Taiwan: MOE

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Minister of Education Pan Wen-chung (潘文忠) on Sunday (June 14) said the best time to allow foreign students to return to Taiwan is during summer vacation as the country...

MOE probes alleged exploitation of Eswatini students by Taiwan university

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Ministry of Education (MOE) announced on Thursday (May 28) that it is opening up an investigation into charges that Mingdao University (MDU) has allegedly been exploit...

Over 40 Eswatini students duped into skinning chickens in W. Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Over 40 Eswatini students who thought they were realizing their dream of studying abroad were disheartened when they encountered harsh working conditions and long hours in...