Wednesday, November 11, 2015
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
Thursday, November 5, 2015
The United States welcomes authorities from both sides of Taiwan Strait continuing dialogue to reduce cross-strait tensions, a U.S. government spokesperson said Tuesday, ahead of the upcoming historic meeting between President Ma Ying-jeou (馬英九) and his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping (習近平) on Saturday.1 Comment
Wednesday, November 4, 2015
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) yesterday said it has yet to receive confirmation from the U.S. government on when Taiwan will be able to buy Perry-class frigates.
Thursday, October 29, 2015
A grandson of late Russian Gen. Vasily Chuikov who helped the Republic of China during the Second Sino-Japan War yesterday expressed his gratitude to the Taiwan government for honoring his grandfather.
Wednesday, October 28, 2015
The Ministry of National Defense (MND) said Tuesday it is keeping tabs on developments in the disputed South China Sea after it was reported that a United States warship had been patrolling within 12 nautical miles of artificial islands built in the area by China.
An Indonesian woman on her way out of Taiwan was barred from boarding a flight to Jakarta on Monday after being found to have NT$6.4 million (US$197,590) in cash in her luggage at an airport security check.
Sunday, October 25, 2015
Delta Electronics Inc. (台達電), one of Taiwan's leading power management system suppliers, announced Friday the inauguration of its American headquarters which is an energy-efficient complex built on the back of the company's years of efforts in green energy technology development.