President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) called during a health forum Sunday for support for Taiwan to join global cooperation in disease control amid increasing cross-border travel and cargo exchanges that she said could heighten the challenges in preventing epidemic disease.
Tunghai University is promoting an international exchange program allowing Taiwan's student to do internships in other countries, with many local and foreign universities and companies having already joined it.
The Taiwan-Netherlands City Innovation Exhibition, the largest innovation exchange event held by the two nations, began on Thursday, Oct. 13, and will visit seven cities and counties in Taiwan between Thursday and Oct. 28.
Taiwan said Friday that it has no fishery cooperation with North Korea, denying a South Korean news report that Taiwanese fishing vessels have been paying North Korea to fish in its waters.
The German Trade Office Taipei recently organized the first German-Taiwanese Offshore Wind Summit on behalf the City of Bremen, which brought experts together to facilitate cooperation with leading wind energy companies.
The leader of Taiwan's Caribbean ally, St. Vincent and the Grenadines, has personally affirmed his country's solid diplomatic ties with the R.O.C., a Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) official said on Thursday.
The government faced criticism Wednesday for insufficiently investigating charges that French firm Alstom bribed government officials to win business in Taiwan.
Children of foreign professionals in Taiwan can apply to stay in the country even once they are over the age of 19, the Ministry of the Interior said Wednesday, rebutting rumors that children of foreign nationals in Taiwan cannot stay in the country after they reach that age.1 Comment
A 75-year-old Taiwanese billionaire was robbed last week at her Paris home of jewels worth up to 200,000 euros (US$220,000), police said Tuesday.
Taiwan-based National Kaohsiung University of Applied Sciences (KUAS) and Manav Rachna International University (MRIU), a private university in India, signed an agreement on promoting academia-industry cooperation projects.