Taiwan extended its appreciation to Japan, China and the U.S. for its generosity in the wake of the magnitude 6.4 earthquake that struck southern Taiwan and killed at least 38 people early Saturday.
A disaster evaluation team from Japan and a rescue team from China arrived in Taiwan on Sunday to provide assistance in the wake of a powerful earthquake that hit Southern Taiwan Saturday, killing at least 24 people and injuring hundreds.
The United Kingdom reiterated its long-held stance of recognizing the "one China" policy that sees Taiwan as part of China in an official response it made Thursday to a petition created to ask the British government to recognize Taiwan as an independent country.1 Comment
Wang Chung-yi, director general of the Ministry of Justice's Investigation Bureau, will lead a delegation to Indonesia in early March to promote cooperation between the two countries to combat transnational crime.
Taiwan's representative office in the Philippines on Wednesday called on nationals to be on alert after a Taiwanese woman was recently doped and robbed during travel to the Southeast Asian country.
The Ministry of Justice said Monday that it respects the Indonesian judiciary's death sentences on three Taiwanese drug traffickers, but will see if there are any steps that can be taken to ensure that their rights and interests are protected.
The road map for peace in the South China Sea proposed by President Ma Ying-jeou (馬英九) shows a clear logic for Taiwan, and if adopted, would be in Taipei's interests and would help Taipei get a seat at an international negotiations table to resolve regional disputes, ...............
Randy Berry, the special United States envoy for the human rights of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and intersex (LGBTI) persons, is scheduled to visit Taiwan from Sunday, according to the American Institute in Taiwan (AIT).3 Comments
Tokyo is the top Lunar New Year holiday overseas destination for Taiwanese travelers this year for the second consecutive year, according to data compiled by global travel search engine Skyscanner.
A petition to urge the United States government to recognize Taiwan as a country has gathered more than 5,000 signatures as of Saturday, after being put up on the White House website on Jan. 19.1 Comment