This file photo provided by a volunteer team from Southern Taiwan University of Science and Technology (STUST) shows Taiwanese college students interacting with Philippine students in a computer room in August.
Antonio Chiang (江春男) Taiwan's newly appointed representative to Singapore, canceled his flight to that country Saturday afternoon, when he was scheduled to travel to take up his post, according to airline personnel.1 Comment
The government is still working to bring home five Taiwanese who were acquitted of criminal charges in Kenya on Friday, Premier Lin Chuan said Saturday, amid worry that the five people would be handed over to China.
Vice President Chen Chien-jen is slated to embark on his first diplomatic trip Aug. 13 to attend the president of the Dominican Republic's inauguration ceremony, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) announced Friday.
The government is striking a confident tone in the face of a report on a breakthrough in relations between mainland China and the Vatican, Taiwan's only European diplomatic ally.
Yuriko Koike, the newly elected governor of Tokyo, said Thursday that Japan and Taiwan have built a solid partnership for mutual assistance in times of natural disasters.
A Taiwanese lawmaker held for nine hours at Vietnam's international airport on Monday had violated local tourist visa regulations, Vietnamese authorities said Tuesday.
Nearly 10,000 pairs of donated used shoes were loaded into a container Sunday, ready to be shipped to Kenya.
Legislative Speaker Su Jia-chyuan is to head a cross-party parliamentary delegation to visit Japan Aug. 1-4, an official of the Legislative Yuan confirmed Sunday.
Taiwanfest, an annual event that highlights Taiwan's arts and culture in Canada, will soon be held in Toronto and Vancouver to promote Taiwanese culture and celebrate Canada's multiculturalism, event organizers announced in Taipei on Friday.