Taiwan Tag

19 May World coalition backs Australia

Ben Packham - The Australian - Monday 18 May 2020 Australia has secured strong global backing for an independent inquiry into the coronavirus, with 62 nations coming together to cosponsor a motion calling for the review at the World Health Assembly on Tuesday. The new draft resolution...

Read More

08 May Taiwan push to strain relations

Joe Kelly - The Australian - Friday 08 May 2020 Australia is throwing its support behind the participation of Taiwan as an observer at the upcoming World Health Assembly meeting that will discuss the urgent global response to the COVID-19 pandemic. The move will further test the...

Read More

29 Apr Taiwan wants Australian support

Eryk Bagshaw - The Sydney Morning Herald - Wednesday 29 April 2020 Taiwan has called on Australia to back its campaign to join the World Health Organisation, despite China's objections, arguing it has much to teach the world about tackling coronavirus. Taiwan's Health Minister Chen Shih-chung said...

Read More

15 Apr Bipartisan call for WHO to accept Taiwan as a member

Anthony Galloway - Sydney Morning Herald - Wednesday 15 April 2020 Australian politicians from both major parties have called on the World Health Organisation to give Taiwan membership, blasting the UN body's performance in tackling the coronavirus pandemic. The intervention by federal MPs comes after Taiwan accused...

Read More