Sunday, April 6, 2014
Former Vice President Vincent Siew is expected to meet with Chinese Premier Li Keqiang at a forum in China later this week amid strong protests in Taiwan against a cross-strait trade pact.
Friday, April 4, 2014
Mainland Affairs Council (MAC) Minister Wang Yu-chi (王郁琦) yesterday commented on the student-favored version of a draft bill for the closer monitoring of agreements signed between Taiwan and mainland China, saying that it has constitutional issues.1 Comment
With the implementation of the Cross-Strait Trade in Services Agreement delayed, Economic Affairs Minister Chang Chia-juch (張家祝) said that the impending cross-strait goods trade agreement may not be inked this year as planned.1 Comment
Tuesday, April 1, 2014
Friday, March 28, 2014
Mainland Affairs Council Minister Wang Yu-chi (王郁琦) said yesterday that according to information gathered by his council, mainland China has not conveyed the possibility of a renegotiation of the Cross-Strait Trade in Services Agreement.
The Tourism Bureau yesterday said that the number of tourists from mainland China allowed to enter Taiwan daily is scheduled to be increased by 1,000 on May 1.
Thursday, March 27, 2014
National Immigration Agency Director-General Hsieh Li-kung (謝立功) yesterday denied the rumor that the Cross-Strait Trade in Services Agreement will allow people from mainland China to immigrate to Taiwan after making a NT$6 million investment.
Cross-strait economic cooperation should not be disturbed by disputes about a service trade pact, which the mainland considers “mutually beneficial.”
Tuesday, March 25, 2014
The Ministry of Economic Affairs is open to the idea of a debate on the controversial trade-in-services agreement between Taiwan and China, Deputy Economics Minister Duh Tyzz-jiun said Monday.
Monday, March 24, 2014
A service trade agreement with China is important to Taiwan, as economic integration through bilateral and regional accords has become a growing trend in the world, according to foreign academics.10 Comments