Thursday, April 30, 2015
A 37-member group from Taiwan is ready to begin its post-quake relief mission in Nepal after arriving in Kathmandu early Wednesday morning.
Wednesday, April 29, 2015
The Financial Supervisory Commission (FSC, 金管會) said yesterday that local banks currently have NT$1.75 trillion in exposure to mainland Chinese credit, investments and interbank deposits, a slight decline from the previous quarter.
Tuesday, April 28, 2015
World League for Freedom and Democracy (WLFD) President Yao Eng-chi returned to Taiwan from earthquake-ravaged Nepal Monday, saying "it's good to be home."
A five-year-old Mongolian girl, Otgonzul, will undergo surgery at Taiwan National University Hospital (TNUH, 臺大醫院), and will hopefully be able to return to school in Mongolia, her healthy right arm showing from her t-shirt, just like every any other schoolgirl, said a representative for Taiwan Fund for Children and Families (TFCF, 家扶基金會).1 Comment
Monday, April 27, 2015
Taiwan's government agencies and civic groups have begun soliciting donations as they prepare to head to Nepal to provide relief to the landlocked country after it was battered by a powerful earthquake on Saturday.
The Taipei City Fire Department said on Sunday that its disaster response team is ready to leave for Nepal to help with search and rescue efforts in that country after it was hit by a magnitude-7.9 earthquake the previous day.
The Republic of China government donated US$300,000 to Nepal late Saturday after a powerful magnitude 7.9 earthquake struck the country earlier the same day.
Thursday, April 23, 2015
The German representative office in Taiwan on Tuesday awarded the German-Taiwanese Medal of Friendship to Lu Jen-her (陸振翮) to honor his contribution in promoting bilateral relations, the office said yesterday.
Tuesday, April 21, 2015
An 11-year-old girl from Cambodia expressed gratitude Monday to a Taiwanese donor whom she said helped prevent her family from being torn apart and gave her an opportunity to go to school.
Friday, April 17, 2015
The Finance Ministry reported on its adjusted approach to the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) yesterday, one day after the China-led institution formally rejected Taiwan as a founding member.