East Asia

» Auto updated continuously

• Source limited to: Taiwan Today

 2022-05-27 04:00 

Taiwan Today

Taiwan, Lithuania hold economic dialogue in Vilnius...

The first Taiwan-Lithuania Economic Dialogue was staged May 25 in Vilnius, underscoring the commitment of the two partners to deepening their bilateral trade relationship. Convened by Deputy Minister of Economic Affairs Chen Chern-chyi and Lithuanian Depu...

 2022-05-27 04:00 

Taiwan Today

MOFA welcomes US support for Taiwan...

U.S. support for Taiwan stated by Secretary of State Antony Blinken during a policy speech at George Washington University is welcomed by the government and people, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs said May 26. According to Blinken, Beijing's growing c...

 2022-05-27 04:00 

Taiwan Today

President Tsai eyes closer Taiwan-EU economic cooperation...

President Tsai Ing-wen said May 26 that Taiwan is committed to working with the EU to boost economic recovery and prevent democratic backsliding in the international community while fast-tracking negotiations of a bilateral investment agreement. Last year...

 2022-05-26 04:00 

Taiwan Today

Foreign Minister Wu gives exclusive NPR interview...

The government will continue enhancing Taiwan's defensive capabilities while safeguarding the country's hard-won democracy in the face of China's ongoing campaign of coercion, according to Foreign Minister Jaushieh Joseph Wu. Taiwan, which has...

 2022-05-26 04:00 

Taiwan Today

MOEA delegation discusses expanded Taiwan-EU trade during Belgium visit...

A delegation led by Deputy Economic Minister Chen Chern-chyi visited Belgium May 23-24 as part of ongoing government efforts to expand Taiwan-EU relations, according to the Ministry of Economic Affairs. During his call at the European Commission's Dir...

 2022-05-26 04:00 

Taiwan Today

MOFA thanks allies, partners for strong backing of Taiwan's WHA bid...

Unprecedented support from Taiwan's allies and like-minded partners around the world for the country's participation in the World Health Assembly is sincerely appreciated by the government and people, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs said May 25. A...

 2022-05-25 04:00 

Taiwan Today

MOFA Minister Wu accepts copy of credentials from Eswatini ambassador...

Foreign Minister Jaushieh Joseph Wu accepted a copy of the credentials of Promise Msibi, new ambassador of Kingdom of Eswatini to the ROC (Taiwan), while exchanging views on a range of issues pertinent to bilateral relations, according to the Ministry of ...

 2022-05-25 04:00 

Taiwan Today

GCTF conference on ending gender-based violence staged in Taipei...

A conference on ending gender-based violence was held by Taiwan and seven foreign representative offices under the Global Cooperation and Training Framework May 24-25 in Taipei City, underscoring the commitment of like-minded partners to advancing gender ...

 2022-05-25 04:00 

Taiwan Today

Taiwan welcomes US, Japan, SKorea statements on cross-strait peace, stability...

Staunch U.S.-Japan-South Korea support for peace and stability in the Taiwan Strait is sincerely appreciated by the government and people, according to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. The backing came in joint statements issued by U.S. President Joe Bide...

 2022-05-24 04:00 

Taiwan Today

Allies thanked by MOFA for supporting Taiwan at WHA...

A proposal calling for Taiwan's participation as an observer in the 75th World Health Assembly submitted by 13 of the country's allies is deeply appreciated by the government and people, according to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs May 23. Debated...

 2022-05-24 04:00 

Taiwan Today

Taiwan, US representatives talk trade during APEC ministerial meeting...

Minister without Portfolio John C. C. Deng and U.S. Trade Rep. Katherine Tai held a bilateral meeting May 20 in Bangkok, underscoring the commitment of both sides to further strengthening the robust economic relations, according to the Ministry of Foreign...

 2022-05-23 04:00 

Taiwan Today

Taiwan protests over lack of invitation to WHA...

The government and people of Taiwan are deeply discontented over the country's exclusion from the 75th World Health Assembly taking place May 22-28 in Geneva, according to the Ministries of Foreign Affairs and Health and Welfare. The World Health Orga...

 2022-05-23 04:00 

Taiwan Today

MOFA thanks allies, friends, partners for backing Taiwan's WHA observer status bid...

The overwhelming call by the global community for Taiwan's participation as an observer in the 75th World Health Assembly is deeply appreciated, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs said May 21. Taking place May 22 to 28 in Geneva, WHA75 is the first physi...

 2022-05-20 04:00 

Taiwan Today

MOFA thanks German Bundestag for resolution backing Taiwan's WHA75 observer status...

A resolution passed by the German Bundestag backing Taiwan's observer status at the upcoming 75th World Health Assembly is sincerely welcomed by the government and people, according to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs May 20. Adopted the day before, th...

 2022-05-20 04:00 

Taiwan Today

MOFA thanks US Secretary of State Blinken for supporting Taiwan's WHA bid...

A statement issued by U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken backing Taiwan's participation in the World Health Assembly is sincerely appreciated by the government and people, according to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs May 19. Describing Taiwan as a...

 2022-05-19 04:00 

Taiwan Today

Formosa Club thanked by MOFA for urging Taiwan's WHO participation...

A Formosa Club letter endorsed by more than 1,500 lawmakers from 34 countries urging Dr. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, director-general of the World Health Organization, to regularize Taiwan's participation in the WHO is sincerely appreciated by the gov...

 2022-05-19 04:00 

Taiwan Today

Foreign Minister Wu gives exclusive Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung interview...

Taiwan is committed to bolstering its defensive capabilities while deepening cooperation with like-minded partners to safeguard freedom and democracy in the Indo-Pacific, according to Foreign Minister Jaushieh Joseph Wu. Russia's invasion of Ukraine a...

 2022-05-19 04:00 

Taiwan Today

Taiwan shines on the silver screen at Cannes' Marche du Film...

A total of 92 film titles and projects are featured in the Taiwan Cinema selection at Cannes Film Festival's online and physical Marche du Film underway till May 25 in the French city, according to the Ministry of Culture's Taiwan Creative Content...

 2022-05-18 04:00 

Taiwan Today

Taiwan records increase in foreign media representation...

A total of 137 reporters from 75 international media outlets in 20 countries are stationed in Taiwan as of May 15, an increase of over one-third since 2020, according to the Ministry of Foreign Affair. Many of the additions are from agencies basing journa...

 2022-05-18 04:00 

Taiwan Today

Taiwan, Poland stage 10th economic consultations...

The 10th Taiwan-Poland Economic Consultations took place May 17 in Taipei City, spotlighting the like-minded partners' commitment to fostering mutually beneficial ties, according to the Ministry of Economic Affairs. Co-hosted by Chen Chern-chyi, deput...

 2022-05-18 04:00 

Taiwan Today

MOFA thanks allies, partners in Caribbean, Latin America for backing Taiwan's WHO participation...

Staunch support from Taiwan's allies and like-minded partners in the Caribbean and Latin America for the country's participation in the World Health Organization is sincerely appreciated by the government and people, the Ministry of Foreign Affair...

 2022-05-17 04:00 

Taiwan Today

MOFA Minister Wu gives exclusive interview to SBS News...

Foreign Minister Jaushieh Joseph Wu said Taiwan will continue to enhance its defense capabilities to maintain the cross-strait status quo while safeguarding its freedom and democracy, according to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. Taiwan and Ukraine are bo...

 2022-05-17 04:00 

Taiwan Today

CECC cancels quarantine requirement for boosted household members of COVID-19 cases...

The canceling of quarantine requirements for those who live with confirmed COVID-19 cases and have received three shots of the vaccine was announced May 16 by the Cabinet-level Central Epidemic Command Center, spotlighting the government's focus on re...

 2022-05-17 04:00 

Taiwan Today

President Tsai eyes more overseas investment in Taiwan...

President Tsai Ing-wen said May 16 that attracting more overseas investment in Taiwan remains a central plank in the government's policy of strengthening the country's economic competitiveness. Three major programs launched by the government in Ju...

 2022-05-16 04:00 

Taiwan Today

Taiwan thanks US for backing WHO observer status bid...

The signing into law by U.S. President Joe Biden May 13 of a bill directing the secretary of state to develop a strategy to assist Taiwan in regaining observer status in the World Health Organization is sincerely appreciated by the government and people, ...

 2022-05-16 04:00 

Taiwan Today

MOFA conveys gratitude for EU-Japan statement emphasizing Taiwan Strait peace, stability...

Support from Japan and the EU for peace and stability in the Taiwan Strait is sincerely appreciated by the government and people, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs said May 13. The ministry's statement came in response to a joint statement made by Japan...

 2022-05-16 04:00 

Taiwan Today

MOFA welcomes support for Taiwan by G-7 foreign ministers...

The communique containing support for Taiwan by the foreign ministers of the leading industrial nations is welcomed and appreciated by the government and people, according to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. Issued following the Group of Seven foreign min...

 2022-05-13 04:00 

Taiwan Today

VP Lai reaffirms commitment to advancing Taiwan-US ties...

The government is promoting the Taiwan-U.S. partnership with a focus on strengthening the country's engagement in the Indo-Pacific and with the international community, according to Vice President Lai Ching-te May 12. For decades, Taiwan and the U.S. ...

 2022-05-13 04:00 

Taiwan Today

Top artists honored with National Cultural Award...

One of Taiwan's highest creative honors, the National Cultural Award, was bestowed upon poet Li Min-yung, conductor Lu Shao-chia and lacquer artist Wang Ching-shuang at a ceremony May 12 in Taipei City. Born in 1947, Li started writing poetry in the l...

 2022-05-13 04:00 

Taiwan Today

Taiwan, Israel ink joint declaration on social welfare, social service cooperation...

Taiwan and Israel inked a joint declaration on social welfare and social service cooperation May 11, further strengthening exchanges benefiting the people of both sides, according to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. Presided over by MOFA Vice Minister Ale...

 2022-05-12 04:00 

Taiwan Today

Former VP Chen represents Taiwan at 2nd Global COVID-19 Summit...

Former Vice President Chen Chien-jen is representing Taiwan at the Second Global COVID-19 Summit convened virtually May 12 by U.S. President Joe Biden from the White House, according to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. Held in the lead-up to the World Hea...

 2022-05-12 04:00 

Taiwan Today

MOFA thanks Czech Senate for resolution backing Taiwan's WHA bid...

A resolution adopted by the Czech Republic Senate calling for Taiwan's observer status at the upcoming 75th World Health Assembly is welcomed by the government and people, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs said May 12. Passed May 11, the resolution reit...

 2022-05-11 04:00 

Taiwan Today

International review of Taiwan's 3rd national report on UN human rights covenants underway in Taipei...

An international review of Taiwan's third national report on the implementation of the U.N. International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights as well as International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights kicked off May 9 in Taipei City,...

 2022-05-11 04:00 

Taiwan Today

Indo-Pacific Formosa Club backs Taiwan's WHO participation...

The Indo-Pacific Formosa Club's backing of Taiwan's bid for meaningful participation in the activities, mechanisms and meetings of the World Health Organization is welcomed by the government and people, according to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs...

 2022-05-10 04:00 

Taiwan Today

Taiwan takes 3rd place in BERI's latest global investment report...

Taiwan ranked the third best investment destination among 50 major countries and territories surveyed in the latest Profit Opportunity Recommendation report by U.S.-based Business Environment Risk Intelligence S.A. Scoring 62 out of 100 in the triannual r...

 2022-05-10 04:00 

Taiwan Today

MOFA releases Q1 trade promotion report card...

Outstanding efforts by Taiwan's representative offices have significantly increased foreign trade and investment in the first quarter of 2022, according to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs May 9. Among the achievements is Taiwan's easing of regulat...

 2022-05-09 04:00 

Taiwan Today

MOHW Deputy Minister Lee to lead Taiwan's WHA75 observer status bid delegation to Geneva...

Deputy Health Minister Li-Feng Lee will lead Taiwan's World Health Assembly observer status bid delegation to Geneva as part of government efforts showcasing the country's standing as a responsible member of the international community committed t...

 2022-05-09 04:00 

Taiwan Today

Taiwan shortens quarantine for arrivals from 10 to 7 days...

The quarantine requirement for arrivals into Taiwan was shortened from 10 to seven days from May 9 as part of government efforts to maintain normal economic activity while preserving critical medical capacity, according to the Central Epidemic Command Cen...

 2022-05-06 04:00 

Taiwan Today

Tsai receives delegation from Japan's House of Representatives...

President Tsai Ing-wen received a delegation comprising members of Japan's House of Representatives at the Presidential Office May 5 in Taipei City, when she pledged to continue working with the country's like-minded partners to promote peace and ...

 2022-05-06 04:00 

Taiwan Today

Tsai accepts St. Lucia ambassador's credentials, vows to boost bilateral ties...

President Tsai Ing-wen said May 5 that Taiwan is cooperating closely with St. Lucia in deepening friendship and expanding exchanges across a broad spectrum of potential-laden areas. The government is leaving no stone unturned in partnering with Prime Mini...

 2022-05-05 04:00 

Taiwan Today

MOFA thanks Slovakia for resolution backing Taiwan's WHA bid...

A resolution passed by the Slovakia National Council's European Affairs Committee calling for Taiwan's observer status at the upcoming 75th World Health Assembly is welcomed by the government and people, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs said May 4....

 2022-05-05 04:00 

Taiwan Today

Foreign Minister Wu hosts banquet for Japan lawmaker delegation...

Foreign Minister Jaushieh Joseph Wu hosted a dinner banquet for a delegation comprising members of Japan's House of Representatives May 3 at Taipei Guest House, reaffirming the special bond between Taiwan and the country's East Asian partner. Touc...

 2022-05-04 04:00 

Taiwan Today

'Sweetness of Friendship' short film showcases spirit of Taiwan Can Help in run-up to WHA75...

A short film spotlighting the ways Taiwan Can Help realize the World Health Organization's goal of Health For All was released May 2 in the run-up to the 75th World Health Assembly by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. "Sweetness of Friendship" ...

 2022-05-04 04:00 

Taiwan Today

MOFA thanks Swedish Parliament for resolution supporting Taiwan...

A resolution adopted by the Swedish Parliament in support of Taiwan is sincerely appreciated by the government and people, according to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs April 29. Proposed by Kerstin Lundgren, third deputy speaker; Markus Wiechel; and Hans ...

 2022-05-03 04:00 

Taiwan Today

Foreign Minister Wu stresses international cooperation in Lithuania media interview...

Taiwan is working with Lithuania and other like-minded partners to stand with Ukraine and combat authoritarian expansion, according to Foreign Minister Jaushieh Joseph Wu. The government swiftly joined the democratic world's condemnation of Russian ag...

 2022-05-03 04:00 

Taiwan Today

Japan politico delegation touches down in Taiwan...

A delegation including five members of Japan's House of Representatives touched down May 3 in Taiwan on a visit aimed at bringing participants up to speed on the latest developments impacting relations between the East Asian neighbors. Led by Masanobu...

 2022-05-02 04:00 

Taiwan Today

Foreign Minister Wu gives exclusive interview to CNN's Global Public Square...

The government is committed to safeguarding Taiwan's freedom and democracy by enhancing indigenous defense capabilities while expanding cooperation with like-minded partners worldwide, according to Foreign Minister Jaushieh Joseph Wu. Russia's inv...

 2022-05-02 04:00 

Taiwan Today

Minister without Portfolio Tang flies flag for Taiwan at launch of Declaration for the Future of the Internet...

Minister without Portfolio Audrey Tang joined representatives from over 50 countries and territories at the signing of the Declaration for the Future of the Internet April 28, reaffirming the government's commitment to promoting an open, free, global,...

 2022-04-29 04:00 

Taiwan Today

MOFA thanks UK Foreign Secretary Truss for supporting Taiwan...

Support for Taiwan stated by U.K. Foreign Secretary Liz Truss during a Mansion House speech at the Lord Mayor of London's Easter Banquet is sincerely appreciated by the government and people, according to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs April 28. Trus...

 2022-04-29 04:00 

Taiwan Today

Taiwan to donate 500K euros to EBRD to ensure Ukraine delivery operations...

Taiwan will donate 500,000 euros to the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development to assist the state-run post office and delivery companies to maintain their operations in Ukraine, according to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs April 28. Kelly Wu-ch...

Page 1 of 2

  • Need an account?  
    or