Monday, September 29, 2014
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.
Beijing did not bar Taiwanese officials from attending this year's Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) meetings held in China, government officials said yesterday.
Friday, September 26, 2014
There are four issues that must be resolved before a meeting between Republic of China President Ma Ying-jeou and People's Republic of China President Xi Jinping can be scheduled at the 2014 APEC leadership summit, a former chairman of the American Institute of Taiwan (AIT) said in an article published Wednesday.
Thursday, September 25, 2014
HTC Corp.() ranked as the top smartphone seller in the domestic market for the fourth consecutive month in August, according to statistics released by industry sources on Tuesday.
Monday, September 22, 2014
China recently expressed concerns over Taiwan's restrictions on China's investment on the island and hopes that Taiwan will grant China the right to import items that it promised the World Trade Organization (WTO) it would open up, said the Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA).2 Comments
Thursday, September 11, 2014
Civic groups protested in front of the Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA) in Taipei Wednesday to oppose what they consider to be non-transparent negotiations over a trade-in-goods agreement with China.1 Comment
Taiwan and China re-opened talks on a merchandise trade pact on Wednesday after negotiations were shelved for 10 months because of controversy in Taiwan over a trade-in-services pact the two sides signed in June 2013.
Former military intelligence agent Colonel Lo Chi-cheng (羅奇正) yesterday was sentenced to a 18-year prison term by the Taiwan High Court over allegations of spying for Beijing.
Wednesday, September 10, 2014
A three-day talk on the cross-strait goods trade pact begins today, with the government and local trade groups stressing the urgency to ink the agreement with mainland China as soon as possible.
Tuesday, September 9, 2014
Chinese viewers will get to see a group of celebrity fathers and their children visiting Taiwan in a Chinese reality show later this week that Taiwanese officials said might boost travel to the country.
Monday, September 8, 2014
Taiwan will seek tariff reductions in the display, machinery tool, petrochemical and automobile sectors during the next round of talks with China, as both sides seek an agreement on trade in goods, according to an unnamed economic official.1 Comment