20 Mar 2019

Taiwan's Tsai Ing-wen to include Hawaii in Pacific trip

2:17 pm on 20 March 2019

Taiwan's President, Tsai Ing-wen, will stopover in Hawaii during her trip to Pacific allies this week.

Taiwan's President, Tsai Ing-wen October 2017

Taiwan's President, Tsai Ing-wen Photo: AFP

Starting Thursday, Ms Tsai will lead a government delegation to Palau, Nauru and the Marshall Islands.

Focus Taiwan reported that her itinerary will also include a visit to Hawaii on the last two days of her eight-day trip.

In the Marshall Islands, she will attend the first Pacific Women Leaders' Coalition Conference.

Ms Tsai will also deliver a speech before Nauru's parliament.