Taiwan's representative office in the Philippines launched a short essay contest Tuesday, inviting Philippine citizens to take part in the event with the top prize being a three-day free trip to Taiwan.
A Taiwanese tug-of-war team grabbed two more gold medals at the 2016 Tug of War International Federation (TWIF) World Outdoor Championships in Sweden on Saturday, bringing the country's total medal count to five in this year's competitions.
In a move to draw foreign talent to Taiwan, President Tsai Ing-wen told a group of semiconductor industry leaders that the government plans to create an online platform to simplify visa application procedures, Thursday.
65 Taiwanese have applied to visit France under a recently created working holiday program, according to France's de facto embassy in Taiwan, a month after the reciprocal project opened for applications.
A delegation led by Lord Mayor Graham Quirk of the Australian city of Brisbane is now in Taiwan to explore opportunities for bilateral cooperation.
Taipei protested after Armenia Wednesday deported 78 Taiwanese to mainland China instead of Taiwan in the latest cross-strait row over phone fraud suspect jurisdiction.
The Presidential Office's selection of People First Party (PFP) Chairman James Soong to serve as Taiwan's special envoy to APEC Peru 2016 was reportedly vetoed by the mainland Chinese government, according to multiple reports on Wednesday.
U.S. President Barack Obama, who is visiting Laos for the annual Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) summit, mentioned Taiwan as an example of a flourishing Asian democracy during an address on the sidelines of the summit Tuesday.
Legislative Speaker Su Jia-chyuan expressed hope that Taiwan and France can cooperate in the areas of renewable energy and innovative technology, to develop a mutually beneficial partner relationship.
Experts urged the Tsai administration to set up a task force to address the recent South China Sea tribunal ruling, as they sought to clarify misunderstandings over the issue that they said were spread by the government and local media.2 Comments