The United States on Friday congratulated Taiwan's first female president Tsai Ing-wen on her inauguration, saying that the peaceful transition of power marks another milestone in Taiwan's democracy.
President Tsai Ing-wen received congratulations from foreign officials on Friday as she was sworn in as the 14th-term president of the Republic of China (R.O.C.)
The United States congratulated President Tsai Ing-wen on her inauguration Friday, saying that the peaceful transition of power marked another milestone in Taiwan's democracy.
Amid the upcoming power transition in Taiwan, the U.S. government has expressed hope that the two sides of the Taiwan Strait will continue to show flexibility in the maintenance of peace and stability.
Six R.O.C. citizens were arrested in Japan last week on drug trafficking charges after they were allegedly found carrying 600 kilograms of amphetamine on their sailboat, Taiwan's representative office in Japan confirmed on Thursday.
A trust fund donated by the Taiwan government dedicated to fish conservation and management in the Western and Central Pacific region has officially come into effect, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) announced on Wednesday.
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) said it opposes lowering passport application costs amid a lawmaker's assertion that the ministry is profiting from passport fees.
Paraguay president Horacio Cartes will be leading a delegation to join President-elect Tsai Ing-wen's inauguration ceremony this Friday, along with officials from all 12 diplomatic allies of the R.O.C. in the Caribbean region, a Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) official said on Tuesday.
Taiwan and Indonesia have signed an agreement on agricultural cooperation, a development that officials here said will be conducive to reaching a more urgently needed fishery cooperation pact between the two countries.
The Ministry of Health and Welfare (MOHW) has received an official reply from the World Health Organization (WHO), including an online ID code and password, confirming its official acceptance of Taiwan's application to attend the body's annual assembly, spokesman Wang Tse-chao (王哲超) said on Monday afternoon.