Saturday, May 23, 2015
The United States does not take sides in Taiwan's presidential elections, U.S. officials said Thursday ahead of an upcoming visit by opposition Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) presidential candidate Tsai Ing-wen to the U.S.2 Comments
Friday, May 22, 2015
Economics Minister John Deng (鄧振中) departed for the Philippines Thursday to attend the annual Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation forum (APEC) meeting of Ministers Responsible for Trade.
Vietnamese budget carrier VietJet Air, which started operations in Taiwan last year, said Thursday it will provide two more round-trip services per week between Taipei and Ho Chi Minh, starting next month.
Wednesday, May 20, 2015
The Honduras ambassador to the R.O.C. yesterday presented his side of the story regarding a hit-and-run accusation, stressing that he is here to follow Taiwanese laws and intends to cooperate with local authorities.6 Comments
Monday, May 18, 2015
A Taiwanese exchange student was injured by an American bison while sightseeing in the Yellowstone National Park in Wyoming, U.S. on May 15.1 Comment
Saturday, May 16, 2015
U.S. Assistant Secretary of State for Economic and Business Affairs Charles H. Rivkin is scheduled to visit Taiwan later this month, the senior U.S. official told Taiwanese reporters in Washington, D.C. on Thursday.2 Comments
Thursday, May 14, 2015
Tuesday, May 12, 2015
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) yesterday confirmed that a Taiwanese fishing vessel currently detained in the Philippines had entered Philippine waters when it was boarded by a Philippine ship last Thursday.
Raymond Burghardt, chairman of the Board of Trustees of the American Institute in Taiwan (AIT), is in Taiwan on a six day visit, during which time he will call on President Ma Ying-jeou and exchange views with senior government leaders on bilateral issues, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) said Monday.
Monday, May 11, 2015
Taiwan's national team, competing under the name Chinese Taipei, won three gold and one bronze medals in the 9th Cheerleading Asia International Open Championships (CAIOC) in Tokyo held Saturday and Sunday.
Friday, May 8, 2015
The American Institute in Taiwan (AIT) yesterday announced that Kin W. Moy (梅健華) will soon succeed incumbent AIT Taipei Director Christopher Marut as the new office chief.
The National Immigration Agency (移民署) is offering up to NT$30,000 each to about 100 second-generation Taiwanese children who want to spend the summer in their immigrant parents' home country.
A marathon event along Australia's world-famous Gold Coast will be the centerpiece of the country's latest tourism campaign in Taiwan as local people are getting more interested in running marathons overseas, tourism officials of Australia's Queensland government said Thursday.
Monday, May 4, 2015
Martin Eberts, the General Director of the German Institute recently awarded Lu Jen-her, the outgoing President of the Association of Taiwanese Germany alumni, with the German-Taiwanese Friendship Medal , for his outstanding contribution to the strengthening of German-Taiwanese relations, according to a press release of the German Institute Taipei.