Abe mourns Taiwan's Lee Teng-hui, who fostered ties with Japan

National Jul 31, 2020

Abe mourns Taiwan's Lee Teng-hui, who fostered ties with Japan

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Friday offered words of condolence for former Taiwan President Lee Teng-hui who died the previous day at age 97, praising him for fostering relations with Japan. "President Lee Teng-hui made great contributions to enhancing friendly ties between Japan and Taiwan," ...

Taiwan NGO donates trees to Japan to celebrate new emperor

National Feb 12, 2020

Taiwan NGO donates trees to Japan to celebrate new emperor

A donation ceremony was held Tuesday for tree seedlings that a Taiwan nongovernmental organization is sending to Japan as gifts to celebrate the enthronement last year of Emperor Naruhito. Among them are trees planted by Emperor Hirohito, who is posthumously called Emperor Showa, when he ...