Monday, August 3, 2015
Taiwan's proposal for Beijing to allow international flights from the mainland to make transit stops in Taiwan remains in limbo, as Taiwan's top China policymaker said Sunday that talks with the Chinese side on the issue are still underway.1 Comment
Thursday, July 30, 2015
China's maritime police are scheduled to hold a live fire drill in waters off the southeastern Chinese city of Xiamen Thursday, a move that Taiwan said it has been aware of and will follow closely.
Saturday, July 25, 2015
The People's Liberation Army (PLA) has made more physical mock-ups of strategic targets in Taiwan for simulated attacks since 2014, which suggests Beijing has stepped up its "preparations for a military struggle" with Taiwan, an expert on the Chinese military said Friday.
Monday, July 20, 2015
The ruling Kuomintang (KMT) has incorporated the "1992 consensus" into its party platform that was passed at the party's national congress on Sunday.1 Comment
Wednesday, July 15, 2015
The minister of the Mainland Affairs Council (MAC, 陸委會) said Monday at a symposium on cross-Taiwan Strait relations in Washington, D.C. that both sides of the strait should give priority to people's welfare and the resolution of difficulties.
Tuesday, July 14, 2015
Mainland tourists will need to obtain tourism health insurance before applying for visas into Taiwan starting Oct. 1.1 Comment
Monday, July 13, 2015
Taiwan's top policymaking body on China, the Mainland Affairs Council (MAC), called on Beijing on Sunday to put into practice the universal concept of human rights protection in the wake of reports that scores of Chinese human rights activists have been detained by mainland China's public security agencies.
Sunday, July 12, 2015
Hundreds of college students from Taiwan and mainland China embarked on a volunteer journey Saturday that will see them travel to rural areas in the two countries over the summer to teach less advantaged youngsters.
President Ma Ying-jeou said Saturday that smooth cross-Taiwan Strait relations play a key role in safeguarding the Republic of China's diplomatic ties.
Friday, July 10, 2015
Chen Deming (陳德銘) president of China's Association for Relations Across the Taiwan Straits (ARATS), may visit Taiwan in the second half of this year but the date will not be too close to Taiwan's presidential election on Jan. 16, 2016, a Straits Exchange (SEF) official said.