Taiwan will continue to promote values of peace, solidarity: VP

TAIPEI (CNA) – Vice President Chen Chien-jen (陳建仁) told a visiting cardinal from the Vatican on Friday that Taiwan's government will continue to promote...

Immigration computer system suffers glitch at Taoyuan airport

TAIPEI (CNA) – Passengers arriving at Taoyuan International Airport faced temporary delays at immigration on Friday due to a technical glitch in the computer...

U.S. congressional commission urges support for Taiwan’s defense

WASHINGTON (CNA) - A U.S. congressional commission on Wednesday recommended that the administration of President Donald Trump give more support to Taiwan's efforts to...

Warm, sunny weather expected across Taiwan on Thursday

TAIPEI (CNA) - The weather around Taiwan is expected to be warm and sunny on Thursday as northeasterly winds weaken, the Central Weather Bureau...

Vatican representative attends Buddhist-Christian forum

TAIPEI (CNA) - Cardinal Jean-Louis Tauran of the Vatican arrived in Taiwan on Wednesday to attend an annual Buddhist-Christian forum that is focusing this...

Cross-strait dialogue should be based on ‘people,’ reform: minister

TAIPEI (CNA) – Dialogue across the Taiwan Strait should be based on Taiwan and China's desire to promote the interests of their people and...

Taiwan to introduce fines against unlicensed sellers of cats

TAIPEI (CNA) - Starting next October, a permit will be required for the business of selling, breeding or boarding cats, and failure to comply...

Air Force locates signal that may be from missing Mirage-2000

Taipei (CNA) – The Air Force announced on Wednesday that it has located a signal similar to that sent from the black box of...

Taiwan remains a factor in potential U.S.-China conflict: scholars

WASHINGTON (CNA) – The issue of Taiwan remains a sensitive topic that could result in conflict between China and the U.S, scholars on Sino-U.S....

3 Filipinos detained on marijuana smuggling suspicions

TAIPEI (CNA) - Three Filipinos have been detained for allegedly helping smuggle more than 3 kilograms of marijuana into Taiwan in two packages sent...