Thursday, February 6, 2014
Mainland Affairs Council Minister Wang Yu-chi (王郁琦) said yesterday that the government will launch a national security review mechanism for the systemization of cross-strait negotiations, as well as step up Economic Cooperation Framework Agreement follow-up talks and public communication.
Wednesday, February 5, 2014
Chinese budget carrier Spring Airlines will host an in-flight matchmaking event on a flight heading for Taiwan scheduled for March 13, the first of its kind across the Taiwan Strait.
Friday, January 31, 2014
A senior White House official on Wednesday deflected a question on a possible top-level meeting between Taiwan and China, saying only that the United States continues to support dialogue across the Taiwan Strait.
Thursday, January 30, 2014
Speaking to overseas Chinese and Taiwanese in Los Angeles, Taiwan's President Ma Ying-jeou said that cooperation between the two sides of the Taiwan Strait is conducive to peace.1 Comment
Wednesday, January 29, 2014
China's Taiwan Affairs Office (TAO) yesterday confirmed that Mainland Affairs Council (MAC) Minister Wang Yu-chi (王郁琦) will be visiting China from Feb. 11-14, and will meet with China's TAO Minister Zhang Zhijun (張志軍).
Tuesday, January 28, 2014
Mainland Affairs Council (MAC) Minister Wang Yu-chi may spend this year's Lantern Festival in China, a source familiar with the matter said yesterday.
An ad hoc investigation panel headed by the Criminal Investigation Bureau (CIB, 刑事警察局) busted a Taipei-based cross-strait telecom fraud ring on Jan. 23, nabbing six suspects involved in an elaborate cross-strait fraud scheme.
Friday, January 24, 2014
Given the rapid growth of China's economic strength, it is time for Beijing to “rationally” handle issues of social justice, judicial integrity and human rights, a top Taiwanese official in charge of cross-strait affairs said Thursday.
Tuesday, January 21, 2014
Former Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) chairperson Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) stated yesterday that the only reason Lin Chuan (林全), head of Thinking Taiwan Foundation, visited mainland China was for a professional financial exchange, so it is pointless to over-politicize the visit.1 Comment