Monday, August 18, 2014
The head of the Taiwanese foundation that manages the Tang Prize, a new award that has been touted as the “Asian Nobel Prize,” said Saturday he would not rule out the possibility of some Tang Prize events being held in China in the future.
Saturday, August 16, 2014
Taiwan yesterday called on Japan to deeply reflect on its conduct during World War II and to promote peace in the region in response to the visits of Japanese Cabinet officials to a controversial shrine honoring Japanese war dead, including several convicted war criminals.1 Comment
Zain Dean, a British national who fled Taiwan after being convicted in a fatal hit-and-run case, on Thursday appealed a court ruling in the United Kingdom over his extradition to Taiwan, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) confirmed yesterday.2 Comments
Taiwanese personal computer maker Acer Inc. (宏碁) said Friday it has begun selli ng its latest series of smartphones in Mexico, extending the reach of its global smartphone sales network.
Taiwan signed an agreement Friday with its Central American ally Belize on cross-border cooperation to combat human trafficking.1 Comment
Family and friends of the Indian community in Taiwan gathered at the Indians' Association of Taipei (IAT) premises in Tianmu to celebrate the 68th India Independence Day yesterday.
Friday, August 15, 2014
Pope Francis' telegram of greeting sent to Chinese President Xi Jinping (習近平) as he flew over Chinese airspace was a routine gesture, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) said yesterday.
Thursday, August 14, 2014
The American Institute in Taiwan (AIT) has confirmed that AIT director Christopher Marut did meet with Pan-green Taipei mayoral candidate Ko Wen-je (柯文哲) recently.
A summer camp aimed at increasing Taiwanese young people's understanding of international affairs and the development of non-government organizations (NGOs) kicked off in Taipei Wednesday, said the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, which is organizing the program.
Tuesday, August 12, 2014
Former President Lee Teng-hui (李登輝) will travel to Japan in September for a six-day visit, his office said yesterday.