Taiwan has donated 1 million Philippine pesos (US$20,000), as well as materials to Batanes, the northernmost province of the Philippines, for post-typhoon reconstruction.
Taiwan's representative to the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) leaders' summit James Soong (宋楚瑜) returned from Lima, Peru Wednesday and said that he would report the following day on his performance during the meeting.
Taiwan's representative to the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) leaders' summit James Soong (宋楚瑜) met with Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong (李顯龍) over afternoon tea Friday.
A U.K. business delegation regarding sustainable railway development concluded its Taipei trip Friday during which it promoted U.K.'s capabilities in operating and maintaining traditional railways, the country's de facto embassy in Taiwan has said.
Taiwan's Council of Indigenous Peoples (CIP, 原民會) Minister Icyang Parod received a delegation consisting of six leaders from the legislatures of Guam and the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands on Wednesday, Nov. 16, according to a press release from the CIP.
Director of the French Office in Taipei Benoit Guidee, center, and Minister without Portfolio Audrey Tang (唐鳳), fourth from right, attend the launch of French Tech Taiwan, in Taipei, Thursday, Nov. 17.
Four Taiwanese citizens were recently arrested in Japan for allegedly using forged bank cards to withdraw about 1 billion Japanese yen (US$9.15 million) from automated teller machines (ATMs), according to Japanese media reports.
Newly appointed top envoy to Singapore Francis Liang (梁國新) pledged Tuesday to enhance relations with the city state, a day after the Presidential Office confirmed his assignment.
There have been no reports of Taiwanese nationals being hurt during a series of strong earthquakes that jolted New Zealand on Monday, Foreign Minister David Lee said.
The Supreme Court of Indonesia on Friday upheld the death sentence against three Taiwanese men who were convicted last year of smuggling drugs into the country.