A Taiwan delegation led by Economics Minister Lee Chih-kung (李世光) will depart for France on May 31 to attend informal mini-ministerial meetings of the World Trade Organization (WTO) and the Trade in Services Agreement (TiSA).
The incoming head of a semi-official body responsible for Taiwan-Japan relations said Friday he would do his best to promote a closer relationship in the wake of a recent fishery incident that complicated bilateral ties for more than a month.
Foreign Minister David Lee (李大維) on Wednesday reassured Taiwanese fishermen that they can now operate in the high seas near a Japan-claimed atoll in the Pacific Ocean without being detained by the Japanese coast guard.
Coast Guard Administration (CGA) Director-General Lee Chung-wei has emphasized the Taiwan government's determination to protect its fishermen, and said that patrol deployments in waters near a Japan-controlled atoll in the West Pacific have not changed.
President Tsai Ing-wen told her visiting Kiribati counterpart Taneti Maamau Monday during a meeting that she hopes the two countries will deepen their cooperative ties and that Maamau will more frequently visit Taiwanese firms to provide....
Taiwan and Palau could cooperate on the issue of marine conservation, President Tsai Ing-wen said Saturday during a meeting with Palau's President Tommy Remengesau Jr.
Taiwan's newly appointed representative to the U.S., Stanley Kao (高碩泰), currently the envoy to Italy, is scheduled to take office in early June, as the outgoing representative Shen Lyu-shun (沈呂巡) has received an order from the new administration of President Tsai Ing-wen to..................
The United States House of Representatives has passed a defense policy bill that invites Taiwan to participate in the U.S.-led naval exercise known as Rim of the Pacific (RIMPAC).
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) on Thursday said that a "one China" principle comment made by a senior official of the World Health Organization (WHO) was a unilateral stance on WHO's part and Taiwan has already expressed its "solemn stance."
Taiwanese lawmakers across party lines will be part of the Taiwanese delegation to be led by incoming Health Minister Lin Tsou-yen (林奏延) at the World Health Assembly (WHA) next week, including a legislator known for his pro-Taiwan independence stance.