Wednesday, May 14, 2014
More than 1,000 applicants have applied for a government-funded scholarship to study in Taiwan this year, the Taiwan International Cooperation and Development Fund (ICDF, 國際合作發展基金會) said yesterday.
Saturday, May 10, 2014
The United States is expected to include Taiwan by the end of June on its list of countries considered to have a valid Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA) intergovernmental agreement in force, the Financial Supervisory Commission (FSC) said Friday.
Thursday, May 8, 2014
Taiwan's top envoy to Japan has apologized over a decision to not attend a Taiwan-Japan lawmakers' conference in March, Foreign Minister David Lin (林永樂) said yesterday.
Activities for a trip by first lady Chow Mei-ching to Japan in June are still being planned, a Ministry of Foreign Affairs official said Wednesday.
Wednesday, May 7, 2014
Taiwan donated US$200,000 to the Nicaraguan government to aid with disaster relief in the wake of a series of earthquakes that struck the Central American ally last month.
The Taiwanese birth mother of a Finnish adoptee said Monday that she is glad that her separated son still misses her and she would like to see him in person very much.
Monday, May 5, 2014
After six years of searching from his home in Finland, Conny Wiik found his birth mother in Taiwan just ahead of Mother's Day.
The European Chamber of Commerce Taiwan (ECCT) has announced it had made progress on 11 of the issues raised in its 2014 Position Papers, after its recent negotiation with Taiwan's government representatives.
The Red Cross Society of the Republic of China (Taiwan) said Sunday it is ready to offer support to Afghanistan following massive landslides in the Central Asian country Friday that authorities fear have buried at least 2,000 people.
Sunday, May 4, 2014
The Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA) will hold a seminar at the end of this month for Taiwanese investors operating overseas in a bid to help them meet challenges amid escalating competition in the global market, the Department of Investment Services said Saturday.