Friday, August 14, 2015
A Taiwanese acrobatics troupe is scheduled to embark Aug. 26 on a tour of Southeast Asia to promote cultural exchanges between Taiwan and the region, according to a Foreign Ministry official.
Thursday, August 13, 2015
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) said Wednesday that although it maintains a yellow travel advisory for Turkey, people traveling there should pay attention to their safety.
Taiwan and the United States jointly kicked off a three-day workshop in Taiwan Wednesday focusing on testing and diagnosis of Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS) in an effort to strengthen the region's abilities to respond to the disease.
Thursday, August 6, 2015
The top U.S. envoy to Taiwan yesterday expressed U.S. appreciation of the strong bilateral partnership on trade and investment, but noted that both sides need to take further steps to remove trade barriers to fully realize business potential.
Ting Chin-huang and Chu Jih-lin, two Taiwanese businessmen in the Philippines, have donated 30 computers to the Catholic Ming Yuen University in Bacolod to help lessen the digital divide between students from rural and urban areas.
Monday, August 3, 2015
Taiwan's regular donation of rice for the U.S.-based Food for the Poor's relief project in Haiti has won the international relief organization's acclaim and its thanks for Taiwan's food aid, which has saved tens of hundreds of Haitian people living in poverty.
Friday, July 31, 2015
Taiwan and Japan yesterday signed two agreements on mutual emergency medical support in case of large-scale disaster situations.
Taipei City Mayor Ko Wen-je (柯文哲) and visiting Shanghai Vice Mayor Wang Tiehui (翁鐵慧) reached a consensus on the Taipei-Shanghai City Forum (雙城論壇) yesterday at the Taipei City Government headquarters and stated "2015 New Point of View" ...........1 Comment
Thursday, July 30, 2015
Indonesia said Wednesday it will no longer allow Taiwanese fishing boats to hire Indonesian crew members unless employers pay the workers a monthly bonus of NT$1,000 (US$31.75).
A junior exchange student from Panama at Taiwan's Central Police University was honored by the New Taipei mayor Wednesday for his bravery in nailing a thief in Tamsui, a popular tourist destination in the northern municipality.