Monday, February 10, 2014
China and Taiwan are gearing up for their first government-to-government meeting in more than six decades Tuesday — but analysts say renewed political ties between the former bitter rivals may still be a long way off.
Sunday, February 9, 2014
If elected head of the opposition Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) in May, former premier Frank Hsieh would not rule out visiting China in his capacity as party chairman, he told a Hong Kong-based TV station.
Friday, February 7, 2014
The Ministry of Transportation and Communications' Tourism Bureau said yesterday that it will lift the daily quota for mainland Chinese individual visitors from 3,000 to 4,000 in April at the earliest.
Thursday, February 6, 2014
Mainland Affairs Council Minister Wang Yu-chi (王郁琦) said yesterday that the government will launch a national security review mechanism for the systemization of cross-strait negotiations, as well as step up Economic Cooperation Framework Agreement follow-up talks and public communication.
Wednesday, February 5, 2014
Chinese budget carrier Spring Airlines will host an in-flight matchmaking event on a flight heading for Taiwan scheduled for March 13, the first of its kind across the Taiwan Strait.
Friday, January 31, 2014
A senior White House official on Wednesday deflected a question on a possible top-level meeting between Taiwan and China, saying only that the United States continues to support dialogue across the Taiwan Strait.
Thursday, January 30, 2014
Speaking to overseas Chinese and Taiwanese in Los Angeles, Taiwan's President Ma Ying-jeou said that cooperation between the two sides of the Taiwan Strait is conducive to peace.1 Comment
Wednesday, January 29, 2014
China's Taiwan Affairs Office (TAO) yesterday confirmed that Mainland Affairs Council (MAC) Minister Wang Yu-chi (王郁琦) will be visiting China from Feb. 11-14, and will meet with China's TAO Minister Zhang Zhijun (張志軍).
Tuesday, January 28, 2014
Mainland Affairs Council (MAC) Minister Wang Yu-chi may spend this year's Lantern Festival in China, a source familiar with the matter said yesterday.