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China's envoy calls on new Australian government to repair bilateral ties

China's ambassador said on Friday Australia had fired the "first shot" in deteriorating trade relations but that there was an opportunity to improve bilateral ties if the new government ...

Thailand envoy working on visa waiver for visitors from Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Thailand is actively working on introducing a visa waiver for visitors from Taiwan, the Southeast Asian country’s representative in Taipei told Legislative Speaker Y...

European Parliament advocates equalizing EU trade relations with Africa

The European Parliament on Thursday backed a report advocating the use of trade policy to equalize relations between African countries and the European Union. "For too long, Africa has been redu...

New Taiwan-U.S. trade initiative to challenge Chinese practices

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The announcement of the U.S.-Taiwan Initiative on 21st-Century Trade poses a challenge to Chinese trade practices, The New York Times reported Wednesday (June 1). Taiwa...

The EU looks at boosting semiconductor trade with Taiwan

Keen to enhance trade relations with Taiwan and tap into the island's semiconductor sector, the European Union is set to hold a virtual trade dialogue on Thursday with the Taiwanese minister for e...

Taiwan, US trade representatives meet, prepare for further talks

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan's top trade negotiator John Deng (鄧振中) and Deputy U.S. Trade Representative Sarah Bianchi will meet on Wednesday (June 1) for discussions on trade relations bet...

Jerusalem Post defies China threats over Taiwan interview

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Jerusalem Post on Tuesday (May 31) refused to scrub an interview with Taiwan's Foreign Minister Joseph Wu (吳釗燮) after threats by a Chinese diplomat threatening to ...

Taiwan president calls for investment agreement with EU

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) called for a bilateral investment agreement (BIA) with the European Union during a dinner marking Europe Day, reports said Friday (May 27). ...

The US took an oddly two-faced approach to Taiwan this week

TAICHUNG (Taiwan News) — On March 31, the U.S. and Taiwan held high-level talks “on expanding Taiwan’s participation at the United Nations and in other international fora” is i...

US, SKorea open to expanded military drills to deter North

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — U.S. President Joe Biden and South Korean President Yoon Suk Yeol said after meeting Saturday that they will consider expanded joint military exercises to deter the nuclear t...

Taiwan, US to deepen trade partnership after dialog at APEC meeting

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A productive dialogue between Taiwan and the U.S. during an Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) meeting is leading to deepening economic ties between the two countrie...

Taiwan eager to join Biden's Indo-Pacific Economic Framework

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan will cooperate with the U.S. and other like-minded countries to maintain regional economic and trade order and promote freedom, prosperity, openness, and stability,...

Top US and Pakistan diplomats say they want stronger ties

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken and Pakistan’s new Foreign Minister Bilawal Bhutto Zardari met for the first time Wednesday and both said they want to strengthen ties betw...

Japan to send FM to S. Korean president's inauguration

TOKYO (AP) — Japan announced Friday that its foreign minister will attend new South Korean President Yoon Suk Yeol's inauguration ceremony next week as part of an effort to bring the countries' strain...

Rhode Island House of Representatives to bolster economic ties with Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Rhode Island House of Representatives on Thursday (April 28) passed a pro-Taiwan resolution calling for closer economic ties with Taiwan and backing it in internationa...