Thursday, October 9, 2014
President Ma Ying-jeou on Wednesday named a former vice president to represent him at the upcoming APEC summit in Beijing, effectively ending hopes of a meeting between him and his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping (習近平).1 Comment
Taiwan's student-led protest against a trade-in services agreement with China earlier this year was held to preserve values cherished in Taiwan, not because of a fear of China, a Taiwanese official posted in the United States said Tuesday.
Wednesday, October 8, 2014
China's cyberwarfare forces never stop attacking government and popular privately run websites in Taiwan, Premier Jiang Yi-huah said Tuesday in response to questions at a legislative hearing on cyber-attacks from Beijing.
Wednesday, October 1, 2014
The Criminal Investigation Bureau (CIB) apprehended a middle-aged man in Taipei on Monday for allegedly drugging and raping a dozen male models in mainland China, including one who died from a drug overdose.
The number of tour groups from China expected to visit Taiwan during China's upcoming week-long National Day holiday will grow only minimally from last year due to a new policy aimed at promoting high-quality tours, travel agents said Tuesday.
China has cited "separatist forces" in Taiwan as a pretext for building up its military strength, with a goal of being capable of launching a large-scale operation against the island by 2020, according to the Ministry of National Defense (MND).
Tuesday, September 30, 2014
Beijing authorities should listen and heed the voices of the Hong Kong people and handle their opinions with a peaceful yet cautious attitude, said President Ma Ying-jeou yesterday.3 Comments
Culture Minister Lung Ying-tai (龍應台) urged Beijing yesterday to win the hearts and minds of the people on both sides of the Taiwan Strait in a civil manner, following a night of violent confrontation between pro-democracy protesters and police in Hong Kong that lasted into Monday.
Monday, September 29, 2014
The relationship between Taiwan and China is one worth emulating by North and South Korea, South Korea's representative to Taiwan said during a two-day trip to outlying Kinmen County.
President Ma Ying-jeou said he will continue to create conditions favorable for a meeting between him and Chinese President Xi Jinping, but will not "over-push" it.
The aviation authorities of Taiwan and China have reached a consensus to further boost the number of regularly scheduled non-stop flights across the Taiwan Strait to 840 per week, from the current 828, the Civil Aeronautics Administration (CAA) said.
Saturday, September 27, 2014
Chinese President Xi Jinping (習近平) brushed off an old formula to define how China intends to deal with "the Taiwan issue" and reiterated Friday that Beijing would have no tolerance for Taiwan independence.
Taiwan's Ministry of Justice confirmed Friday that China has issued exit restrictions on Angie Chai (柴智屏), a Taiwanese producer with several TV hit shows under her belt.