Friday, August 16, 2013
Taiwanese fugitive Chou Wu-hsien (周武賢) was repatriated last night from China, where he has been on the run for three years, Taiwan's National Immigration Agency (NIA, 移民署) said.
Monday, August 12, 2013
Political exchanges between China and Taiwan's opposition Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) will remain impossible if the DPP continues to call for Taiwan's independence, a Chinese official said yesterday.
Friday, August 9, 2013
Taiwan on Thursday called on China to view the island's regional integration efforts in a positive light, saying this would be conducive to closer economic ties between the two sides of the Taiwan Strait.
Saturday, August 3, 2013
Straits Exchange Foundation (SEF) Chairman Lin Join-sane (林中森) said yesterday that Taiwan's service industry is highly competitive in terms of creativity, and that the cross-strait trade in services pact will create greater business opportunities for local firms.
Friday, August 2, 2013
Mainland Affairs Council Minister Wang Yu-chi (王郁琦) said yesterday that the cross-strait service trade pact will not enable people from mainland China to obtain R.O.C. citizenship, rejecting rumors claiming that the pact will allow “real immigration” through “fake investment.”
Thursday, August 1, 2013
Mainland Affairs Council Minister Wang Yu-chi (王郁琦) said yesterday that when the cross-trait service pact takes effect, the government will conduct strict assessments of mainland Chinese investment applications.
Tuesday, July 30, 2013
The Mainland Affairs Council (MAC) said yesterday that Beijing will continue at least in the short term to maintain policies that are politically left-wing and economically right-wing.
Saturday, July 27, 2013
President Ma Ying-jeou said yesterday that a meeting with Chinese Communist Party General Secretary Xi Jinping (習近平) depends on the approval and support of the Taiwanese people.2 Comments
Wednesday, July 24, 2013
Chinese author Mo Yan, who won the 2012 Nobel Prize for literature, will visit Taiwan in September to share his literature dreams with local readers.
Tuesday, July 23, 2013
Deputy Finance Minister Tseng Ming-chung (曾銘宗) yesterday rebutted reports that shares of the Taiwan Business Bank (台企銀) may fall into the hands of mainland investors, saying that regulators do not wish to see a repeat of the storied acquisition bid between Chunghwa Bank and Taishin Financial Holding Co.