The Taiwan government said Saturday that it has extended its congratulations to Donald Trump and Mike Pence on becoming U.S. president and vice president, respectively, and looks forward to working with the new administration to advance bilateral ties.
The leader of Taiwan's delegation to the U.S. presidential inauguration dismissed as "small-minded" China's strong objections to his attendance Friday.
President Tsai Ing-wen on Saturday congratulated Donald Trump and Mike Pence on becoming U.S. president and vice president and said she hopes for even better relations between Taiwan and the United States under the Trump administration.
Taiwan and Finland have signed a cooperation arrangement to jointly fight customs fraud, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) announced on Friday.
The Mr. Hsieh Ching-yun Culture and Education Foundation (謝清雲先生文教基金會) held its 58th Scholarship Awards Ceremony on Friday.
Former Foreign Minister James Huang was elected chairman of the Taiwan External Trade Development Council (TAITRA) Friday.
Vice President Chen Chien-jen and government officials sought to allay concerns Friday as reaction to pension reform details announced the previous day turned sour.
Former Kuomintang (KMT) Vice Chairman Steve Chan (詹啟賢) is expected to officially announce a bid for the party's leadership on Tuesday.
Amid global uncertainty over the presidency of Donald Trump, a top government official here expressed optimism regarding bilateral relations Friday, noting that many members of Trump's team were friendly toward Taiwan.
A large amount of marijuana is seen at a Taichung residence on Friday, Jan. 20. The Aviation Police Bureau announced Friday that they've arrested a 31-year-old man surnamed Liao for growing marijuana using hydroponics at his apartment.