Tuesday, July 29, 2014
Taiwan has strongly condemned Chinese obstruction at an academic conference in Portugal and said it has hurt cross-Taiwan Strait relations.
National Development Council (NDC) Minister Kuan Chung-ming (管中閔) yesterday said as the Taiwanese grow concerned over cross-strait trade progress, the NDC will strengthen national security risk management, publish a “cross-strait risk red book” annually and establish an evaluation system of China's influence on Taiwan's politics and economics.
Wednesday, July 23, 2014
Foreign Minister David Lin (林永樂) yesterday confirmed that the president of Taiwan's Central American ally Paraguay recently participated in a Latin American forum in which Chinese Communist Party General Secretary Xi Jinping (習近平) also took part.
Tuesday, July 22, 2014
A Taiwanese naval vessel with local students on board had a brief standoff with a Chinese military vessel in the South China Sea last week, a local newspaper reported yesterday.2 Comments
Sunday, July 20, 2014
The former and incumbent chairs of the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) were seen debating indirectly over their perspectives regarding a former DPP lawmaker's suggestion to freeze the party's “Taiwan Independence” clause.
Thursday, July 10, 2014
Communist Party of China chief of Fujian province You Quan (尤權) has traveled from Southern to Northern Taiwan since Monday, when he arrived in Kaohsiung to begin a five-day tour of the nation.
Wednesday, July 9, 2014
Thursday, July 3, 2014
The Mainland Affairs Council (MAC) said yesterday that it hopes to see progress soon toward the realization of getting mainland Chinese travelers to transit through Taiwan.
Wednesday, July 2, 2014
Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) Chairwoman Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) said yesterday that it would perhaps be preferable to describe the DPP as “pro-Taiwan,” when asked whether or not “pro-Taiwan independence” is still an applicable term to describe her party.
Tuesday, July 1, 2014
The Mainland Affairs Council (MAC, 陸委會) defended yesterday the government's efforts to maintain security during last week's visit by China's Taiwan affairs chief that sparked violent protests in Kaohsiung.