Wednesday, August 26, 2015
Mainland China's top official negotiator with Taiwan yesterday stated that the results of past cross-strait agreements could "collapse" if the "1992 Consensus" is not upheld, as the two sides concluded two new agreements yesterday in Fuzhou.1 Comment
Tuesday, August 25, 2015
Sunday, August 23, 2015
Taiwan has always been actively negotiating with China to set up representative offices in each other's territory, the Mainland Affairs Council (MAC) has said, denying claims from a Beijing official that Taipei was stalling talks.
Taipei Mayor Ko Wen-je (柯文哲) explained Saturday that he was trying to show goodwill to Beijing when he said "the people on both sides of the Taiwan Strait are one family."1 Comment
If the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) wins the presidential election in January, it would not be able to evade the "1992 Consensus" issue when dealing with China, scholars said at a forum on cross-Taiwan Strait ties Friday.
The Mainland Affairs Council (MAC, 陸委會) denied a controversial claim made by former President Lee Teng-hui (李登輝) that the "1992 Consensus" was bogus, saying that the council has official documents detailing how the consensus came about.
Thursday, August 20, 2015
Wednesday, August 19, 2015
Taipei City Mayor Ko Wen-je (柯文哲) continued his visit to Shanghai yesterday, while attempting to maneuver away from open remarks about the "1992 Consensus" as the two cities concluded four agreements for future exchange.
Tuesday, August 18, 2015
The top negotiators of Taiwan and China will lead their respective delegations to a meeting in Fuzhou in southern China on Aug. 24 to 26 to sign agreements on tax cooperation and aviation safety.