Wednesday, October 14, 2015
Taiwan's Mainland Affairs Council (MAC, 陸委會) Minister Hsia Li-yan (夏立言) said Wednesday that he and his Chinese counterpart Zhang Zhijun (張志軍) failed to reach an agreement on allowing Chinese nationals to transit through Taiwanese airports on overseas trips.
Taiwan's Mainland Affairs Council (MAC, 陸委會) head Hsia Li-yan (夏立言) said Tuesday that he hopes meetings between the heads of the MAC and its mainland Chinese counterpart, the Taiwan Affairs Office (TAO, 國台辦), will be institutionalized.
Tuesday, October 13, 2015
China should not set conditions on allowing its nationals to transit through Taiwanese airports on overseas trips, an official in charge of Taiwan's China policy said Monday.
Sunday, October 11, 2015
President Ma Ying-jeou yesterday warned that the cross-strait relationship will destabilize unless Taiwan's next president upholds five principles including the "1992 Consensus."
Friday, October 9, 2015
Minister of Taiwan's Mainland Affairs Council (MAC, 陸委會) Hsia Li-yan (夏立言) will hold talks with his Chinese counterpart Zhang Zhijun (張志軍) in Guangzhou Oct. 14, said the MAC Wednesday.
Wednesday, October 7, 2015
Tourism Bureau (觀光局) official Lai Ping-jung (賴炳榮) has said rumors that China has introduced a tourism cap, reducing the number of mainland Chinese visitors to Taiwan by 5 percent in the month preceding the Taiwan presidential election in January next year, remains speculation as of press time.
Saturday, October 3, 2015
High-ranked national security officials painted a pessimistic picture of Taiwan's cross-strait relations should Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) presidential candidate Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) become president next year, local media revealed yesterday.
Friday, October 2, 2015
Mainland Affairs Council (MAC, 陸委會) Minister Hsia Li-yan (夏立言) said Thursday that he and his mainland Chinese counterpart will look into matters related to cross-Taiwan Strait negotiations during their next meeting in China later this month.
Wednesday, September 30, 2015
The Democratic Progressive Party's (DPP) Director of International Affairs and former Foreign Affairs Minister James Huang (黃志芳) yesterday denied that the DPP received a notice from the U.S. to accept the 1992 Consensus, and maintained a positive outlook regarding the results of U.S. President Obama's meeting last week with mainland Chinese leader Xi Jinping (習近平).1 Comment
Tuesday, September 29, 2015
President Ma Ying-jeou will talk about his efforts to improve cross-Taiwan Strait relations and his dedication to maintaining peace in the Asia-Pacific during a teleconference with members of the European Parliament (EP) Tuesday.