Saturday, September 26, 2015
Four Chinese men were indicted for entering Taiwan illegally, the Taoyuan District Prosecutors Office said Friday.
Thursday, September 24, 2015
Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文), the opposition Democratic Progressive Party's chairwoman and presidential candidate, reaffirmed her position Wednesday regarding the status of the Diaoyutai islands, saying that "they belong to Taiwan."2 Comments
Wednesday, September 23, 2015
Mainland China has given a "positive response" to Taiwan's concerns over a new electronic card issued to Taiwanese visitors, Premier Mao Chi-kuo (毛治國) said Tuesday.
Tuesday, September 22, 2015
Taiwan's government criticized China's issuance of the "Taibaozheng" (台胞證) mainland travel permit yesterday, stating that they are only valid for travel identification while urging authorities to answer suspicions over the card's capabilities.
Monday, September 21, 2015
China announced unilaterally yesterday that it will formally begin issuing card versions of its travel permit to R.O.C. nationals today, a move that has ruffled the feathers of Taiwan's government.
None of the five Chinese dissidents who were recently detained in Taiwan for either entering illegally or overstaying their visas have applied to remain in the country, the Mainland Affairs Council (MAC) said Sunday.
Friday, September 18, 2015
Thailand appears to be fully on board with China's One Belt, One Road infrastructure project but the Philippines and Myanmar are cautious, according to academics hosted yesterday in China's southern city of Nanning.
Wednesday, September 16, 2015
Taiwan is keeping a close eye on an upcoming meeting between U.S. President Barack Obama and his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping (習近平) scheduled to be held later this month, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) said yesterday.
The real test of cross-Taiwan Strait relations will begin after Taiwan's 2016 presidential election if the new government does not accept the "1992 Consensus," a U.S. expert said Monday.
Monday, September 14, 2015
China has begun to develop a fourth-generation attack helicopter which will have stealth capabilities and expects to deliver it to the People's Liberation Army by around 2020, according to a report by China Daily.