A fever to learn Southeast Asian languages has hit Taiwan's ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP), which began offering lessons to its staff this month to strengthen the execution of President Tsai Ing-wen's "New Southbound Policy."
Taiwan will not be affected by Indonesian measures to prohibit Indonesian domestic helpers from going abroad to work from 2017, a Taiwanese lawmaker cited Indonesian Vice President Jusuf Kalla as saying Tuesday.
The government has donated US$100,000 to storm-ravaged Belize in relief aid, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) said Tuesday.
Taiwan's newly appointed representative to Singapore Antonio Chiang (江春男) submitted his resignation Tuesday, after being embroiled over a recent DUI.
Pressure mounted against President Tsai Ing-wen's administration after Antonio Chiang (江春男), Taiwan's newly appointed representative to Singapore, received a one-year deferred prosecution on Monday for driving under the influence (DUI).
In a surprise decision, a Kenyan court acquitted five Taiwanese suspects of fraud charges on Friday and specified that they should be deported to Taiwan instead of mainland China.
Democratic Progressive Party Legislator Su Chih-fen (蘇治芬) denied violating Vietnamese visa regulations Thursday, after she was held temporarily at No Bai International Airport in Hanoi on Monday.
In a statement released on Tuesday, the Ministry of Economics Affairs (MOEA, 經濟部) said its delegation to Japan at the end of July had successfully attracted NT$6 billion worth of foreign investment.
Legislative Yuan Speaker Su Chia-chyuan (蘇嘉全) led a delegation to visit Tokyo to strengthen bilateral ties between Taiwan and Japan Tuesday
A legislator visiting Vietnam to seek cooperation opportunities for Taipei's "New Southbound Policy" was held for nine hours at an airport while en route to a Taiwanese-built steel plant that in April was blamed for that country's "most serious environment crisis."