Sunday, November 15, 2015
The United States welcomed the recent meeting between the top leaders of Taiwan and China and further improvement of relations between the two sides, a ranking U.S. official said Friday.
Friday, November 13, 2015
Taiwan's national baseball team lost a neck-to-neck battle against the powerful team from Canada, 9-8, at Taichung's Intercontinental Stadium last night, suffering a second loss in the ongoing Premier12 tournament.
A few Taiwanese citizens have been denied visa-free entry to Japan in recent months because they were unable to explain their frequent visits to the neighboring country, Taiwan's Ministry of Foreign Affairs said Thursday.
Thursday, November 12, 2015
Former Vice President Vincent Siew (蕭萬長), who will represent President Ma Ying-jeou (馬英九) at the Asian Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) leaders' meeting in Manila next week, ..............................
The United States said Tuesday that it is closely watching the recent developments in bilateral ties across the Taiwan Strait in the run-up to Taiwan's presidential election in January, according to the U.S. Department of Defense.
Wednesday, November 11, 2015
President Ma Ying-jeou (馬英九) said yesterday that Taiwan and mainland China both notified the United States of the Nov. 7 meeting between Ma and mainland Chinese leader Xi Jinping (習近平) in Singapore beforehand and that Washington expressed support for the meeting before and after the landmark summit.3 Comments
A Taiwanese representative in Myanmar said he is cautiously optimistic about increased exchanges between Taipei and Yangon in the future following the conclusion of Myanmar's national election Sunday.
Sunday, November 8, 2015
U.S. congressman Matt Salmon, one of the initiators of a bill that supports Taiwan's participation in the International Criminal Police Organization (Interpol), arrived in Taiwan late on Saturday to promote closer ties, according to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
The number of Taiwanese travelers visiting the United States and Europe have increased thanks to the preferential visa-free treatment they enjoy, according to official statistics.
Friday, November 6, 2015
The opposition Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) apologized Thursday for what it said was "a slip of the tongue" by its Secretary-General Joseph Wu (吳釗燮) in describing the history of relations between Taiwan and Singapore.1 Comment