Monday, May 25, 2015
A plan to supply Taiwan's outlying Kinmen County with water from China's Fujian Province will come into being after the two sides complete negotiations on the project, a Chinese official said while touring Tianpu Reservoir in Kinmen.
The peaceful development of cross-strait ties will help to mend historical wounds, Kinmen County Magistrate Chen Fu-hai (陳福海) said on Sunday during a meeting with a Chinese official.
Saturday, May 23, 2015
Beijing's top official in charge of cross-strait affairs is set to meet his Taipei counterpart today in Taiwan to discuss mostly economic matters.
Sunday, May 17, 2015
Taiwan will gradually lift its restrictions on Chinese students studying at its schools, the head of the Straits Exchange Foundation (SEF) said Saturday.
Saturday, May 16, 2015
The heads of the top cross-Taiwan Strait negotiating bodies will meet May 23 on the outlying island of Kinmen, according to announcements made Friday by Taiwan's Mainland Affairs Council (MAC, 陸委會) and China's Taiwan Affairs Office (TAO, 國台辦).
The United States takes no stance on the so-called "1992 Consensus," the de facto U.S. embassy in Taiwan said yesterday.
Friday, May 15, 2015
President Ma Ying-jeou stated yesterday during an international conference on cross-strait relations that the "1992 Consensus" between Taiwan and mainland China was "recognized, and agreed to, by the respective parties" including the United States.2 Comments
Thursday, May 14, 2015
The arrival of a French naval delegation in Shanghai May 9 stirred up rumors that France might sell China two Mistral-class amphibious assault ships it had originally built for Russia.1 Comment
Tuesday, May 12, 2015
President Ma Ying-jeou on Monday reiterated his cross strait policy of using the "1992 Consensus" as the basis for maintaining the peaceful status quo between Taiwan and China.2 Comments
Monday, May 11, 2015
A new ferry route between Taiwan's outlying island of Matsu and China's Fujian Province is scheduled to be launched in July this year, shortening travel time between the two sides by around 70 minutes, an official said Sunday.