President Tsai Ing-wen met with Nicaraguan President Daniel Ortega and Vice President Rosario Murillo on Monday after arriving in the country on the second leg of her Central America visit, though diplomatic maneuvering on Ortega's part left Taiwan's press corps scrambling.1 Comment
Rather than having met with U.S. President-elect Donald Trump or members on his transition team, President Tsai Ing-wen was reported to have chatted with Heritage Foundation founder Edwin Feulner, a senior adviser to Trump's transition team, over the phone, according to reports on Tuesday.
President Tsai Ing-wen on Saturday began her second overseas visit since taking office, leaving behind intensifying fallout from her administration's reform efforts.1 Comment
As President Tsai Ing-wen embarks on her four-country tour of Central America, allies like Honduras are hoping for more concrete support from Taiwan.1 Comment
Taiwan should pay more attention to its Central America allies by building stronger interpersonal ties to further solidify diplomatic relations, Honduran ambassador to the Republic of China (R.O.C.) urged the government ahead of President Tsai Ing-wen's trip to Central America.
Taiwan and India are exploring a proposal to allow the employment of Indian workers in Taiwan amid growing relations between the two countries, Taiwan's representative to India said in a media interview earlier this week.
"Taiwan's greatest advantage in heading southbound lies within its experiences with small-scale enterprises. These can really solve the problems facing countries in ASEAN and South Asia," Minister Without Portfolio John Deng (鄧振中) told The China Post.5 Comments
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) said it would "watch closely" an ongoing meeting of Chinese Roman Catholic leaders for signs of progress on the establishment of diplomatic ties between Beijing and the Holy See.
The Presidential Office on Monday expressed deep regret and discontent after China and Sao Tome and Principe announced their resumption of diplomatic relations earlier that day, saying that "diplomacy is not a zero-sum game."1 Comment
The government has selected staunch independence advocate Yu Shyi-kun to lead Taiwan's delegation at Donald Trump's inauguration on Jan. 20.