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MOFA video spotlights #Taiwan merits as partner for combating #ClimateChange

MOFA video spotlights #Taiwan merits as partner for combating #ClimateChange

| November 8, 2018

The short film A Promise to the Land was released on 5 November on the Ministry of Foreign Affairs-backed Trending Taiwan YouTube channel to spotlight the nation’s merits as a valuable global partner in combating climate change and promoting sustainable development. Shot on location in Myanmar and subtitled in nine languages including English, Japanese, French, […]

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President Tsai reaffirms strength of #Taiwan relations with UK

President Tsai reaffirms strength of #Taiwan relations with UK

| November 8, 2018

President Tsai Ing-wen (centre) discusses Taiwan-UK relations with British parliamentarian Graham Brady (left) at the Office of the President in Taipei Cityon 5  November. (Courtesy of Office of the President) President Tsai Ing-wen said  on 5 November that robust economic and trade relations between Taiwan and the UK are helping connect the markets of Asia […]

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Working together for a safer world: Support #Taiwan’s participation as an Observer in #INTERPOL

Working together for a safer world: Support #Taiwan’s participation as an Observer in #INTERPOL

| November 7, 2018

Transnational crime is on the rise. Law enforcement agencies worldwide can only be effective against this trend where there are strong ties and efficient cooperation. It is for this reason that Taiwan must be allowed observer status in the International Criminal Police Organisation INTERPOL – writes Tsai Tsan-Po, Commissioner, Criminal Investigation Bureau, Republic of China […]

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#Taiwan – Foreign Minister Wu addresses #GTI Annual Symposium

#Taiwan – Foreign Minister Wu addresses #GTI Annual Symposium

| September 24, 2018

On 13 September, Taiwan Foreign Minister Jaushieh Joseph Wu talked up Taiwan’s credentials as a front-line state defending freedom, democracy and rules-based order from China’s intensified coercion during a video address at the Global Taiwan Institute Annual Symposium which took place in Washington.  “China’s actions are a threat to security and the balance of power […]

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#MOFA campaign highlights #Taiwan value as global SDG partner

#MOFA campaign highlights #Taiwan value as global SDG partner

| September 20, 2018

MOFA has launched an international campaign highlighting Taiwan’s desire to participate in the U.N. system and merits as a valuable partner in achieving the Sustainable Development Goals.  Unveiled ahead of the 73rd U.N. General Assembly  on 18 September, the initiative urges the global body to deliver equal treatment to Taiwan’s 23 million people and resolve […]

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Foreign Ministry thanks European Parliament for supporting #Taiwan

Foreign Ministry thanks European Parliament for supporting #Taiwan

| September 19, 2018

On 12 September, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) thanked the European Parliament for approving the EU-China relations report voicing strong support for Taiwan.  The EU-China relations report urged an end to Beijing’s military intimidation and expressed support for Taiwan’s international participation.  Adopted during a plenary session the same day, the report reaffirms the EP’s […]

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Tsai calls on European countries to support #Taiwan, defend rule-based global order

Tsai calls on European countries to support #Taiwan, defend rule-based global order

| September 12, 2018

President Tsai Ing-wen (pictured) has called on European countries to support Taiwan in the face of China’s increased actions against the nation’s democracy, economy and international space in a recorded speech during a seminar at the European Parliament. Organized by the European Federation of Taiwanese Associations, the forum was titled ‘China Factor: Resistance is Futile? […]

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