Taiwan-Vietnam Education Forum wrapped up Dec. 21 in Hanoi, underscoring the commitment of the government to expanding related exchanges and strengthening friendship with the New Southbound Policy target country.
EVA Airways started direct flight services between Taipei and Da Nang in central Vietnam Saturday, becoming the third airline in the past week to eye the travel potential of the coastal tourist destination. There were over 700,000 outbound visits from Taiwan to Vietnam between January and October, up 10 percent from last year, according to Tourism Bureau statistics.
Taiwan's Formosa Dreamers were defeated by the San Miguel Alab Pilipinas of the Philippines in a nail-biting game Sunday that saw the Philippine team turn the tables to clinch victory by a single point.
Internet blogger sensation Nuseir Yassin praised the success and kindness of Taiwanese society in a newly released video Saturday that has been watched over 673,000 times in just a few hours.
Taiwan has won the right to host the 2022 World Indigenous Tourism Summit (WITS), the Council of Indigenous Peoples (CIP) announced Thursday, after signing a memorandum of understanding with the summit's organizers earlier in the day to formalize the deal.
Taiwan’s National Chengchi University has held the first Taiwan-ASEAN Higher Education Forum. Around seventy dignitaries and experts attended the event. In addition to representatives of National Chengchi University, invited guests from four Southeast Asian universities also took part.
An international indigenous economic development forum kicked off Dec. 15 in northern Taiwan’s Taoyuan City, bringing together 200-plus business representatives, experts and officials from home and abroad to discuss the latest trends, market opportunities and policy approaches.
Nauru President Lionel Aingimea, who is currently in Taiwan for his first foreign visit after assuming office in August, reaffirmed Nauru-Taiwan relations on Saturday amid ongoing Chinese expansion in the South Pacific region.
School Environmental Education in a Link with the South-bound Countries to Establish a New Partnership
From 2019, to promote school environmental education (EE), international collaboration, and innovative strategies for EE development, the Ministry of Education of the Republic of China (the MOE of the R.O.C.) initiated the international exchange program of EE delegation, and this year the program included the officials and members of the counselling groups from county and city governments, and the first-line school teachers, to participate in the 10th World Environmental Education Congress (WEEC