Wednesday, September 24, 2014
The American Institute in Taiwan (AIT) yesterday announced that Raymond Burghardt, Chairman of the Board of Trustees of AIT, is expected to arrive in Taiwan today for a four-day tour.1 Comment
Tuesday, September 23, 2014
Foreign Minister David Lin (林永樂) yesterday reaffirmed the R.O.C.'s close diplomatic relations with its allies amid an opposition lawmaker's allegation that at least six of Taiwan's allies could soon end ties with Taipei in favor of Beijing.1 Comment
Opening Taiwan's doors to American pork is not an issue of high priority between Taiwan and the United States, with many other issues requiring the attention of the two countries first, Deputy Foreign Minister Andrew J. C. Kao said Monday.
Saturday, September 20, 2014
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) plans to invite senior government officials from Taiwan's Central American ally Panama for visit to further solidify bilateral ties, Foreign Minister David Lin (林永樂) said.
An ad hoc investigation panel headed by the Criminal Investigation Bureau (CIB, 刑事警察局) busted a cross-strait telecom fraud ring, nabbing 12 suspects involved in an elaborate fraud scheme.
Friday, September 19, 2014
The Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA) yesterday denied a media report that claimed a Taiwan-made facial mask product was banned from sale in Italy because of the recent tainted edible oil scandal.
Foreign Minister David Lin (林永樂) yesterday said his ministry is considering briefing foreign ambassadors and representatives in Taiwan on the government's responsive measures on the recent gutter oil scandal.
Scotland's possible independence from the United Kingdom is unlikely to affect the ruling on the extradition of a runway British fugitive, a Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) official said yesterday.1 Comment
Thursday, September 18, 2014
Americans had relatively “neutral” feelings about Taiwan and a large majority felt the United States should not send troops to defend Taiwan if invaded by China, according to survey by the Chicago Council on Global Affairs released Monday.5 Comments
Tuesday, September 16, 2014
The first winners of the biennial Tang Prize have arrived in Taiwan to attend the award ceremony and take part in a week-long series of lectures and other activities to celebrate the international academic award established by Taiwanese entrepreneur Samuel Yin in 2012.