Thursday, February 20, 2014
The Indonesian government on Tuesday approved a plan to establish a special economic zone at its northernmost island of Morotai as part of Taiwan-Indonesia joint development project, Taiwan's top envoy to Indonesia said yesterday.
Taiwanese comedian Kuo Tzu-chien (郭子乾), who suffered second degree burns at a South Korean hotel in 2012, said he hopes to obtain justice in that country's high court, as a hearing got underway Wednesday.
Wednesday, February 19, 2014
Indonesia, a pivotal member of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) yesterday stated that the nation will support Taiwan's accession bid to the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP).
A trade delegation left Taiwan on yesterday on a visit to four African countries to explore business opportunities there, according to Taiwan External Trade Development Council (TAITRA), which is sponsoring the mission.
Tuesday, February 18, 2014
The American Institute in Taiwan (AIT) announced yesterday that a U.S. Congressional delegation, led by Representative Edward Royce (R-California), Chairman of the House Committee on Foreign Affairs, is scheduled to arrive in Taipei today for a three-day visit.3 Comments
Taiwan's top envoy to the United Kingdom, Shen Lyu-shun (沈呂巡), who has been tapped to take over the post of the nation's new representative to the United States, pledged yesterday that he will do his best in Washington.
Monday, February 17, 2014
Taiwan and Honduras may be nearly 15,000 kilometers apart, but people in the two countries have been pulled together by their passion for pottery and their interest in developing a niche industry around the craft.
Sunday, February 16, 2014
A Taiwanese student has won the President's Volunteer Service Award of the United States — by giving homemade pineapple cakes to his neighbors.1 Comment
Friday, February 14, 2014
Taiwan is keeping close tabs on the upcoming visit by U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry to China, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) said yesterday.
All offices of the American Institute in Taiwan (AIT) will be closed on Monday, Feb. 17, in observance of President's Day in the United States, the AIT said.