Friday, July 4, 2014
Taiwan is keeping a close eye on Japan's next moves after the neighboring country decided earlier this week to overturn a post-World War II ban on overseas engagements by its military, President Ma Ying-jeou said yesterday.1 Comment
Former President Lee Teng-hui (李登輝) yesterday commented on Japan's recent removal of a 60-year military restriction, saying that the neighboring country's move will set the U.S's mind at ease and strengthen the alliance between Japan and the U.S.
Thursday, July 3, 2014
Taiwan's President Ma Ying-jeou engaged in “friendly” interactions with U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry Tuesday in a rare encounter during the inauguration ceremony for Panama's new president.1 Comment
Wednesday, July 2, 2014
President Ma Ying-jeou has received a high level of courtesy on his current visit to Panama, the Republic of China ambassador to the Central American nation said Monday.2 Comments
Tuesday, July 1, 2014
Reporters discovered yesterday that invitations handed out on behalf of President Ma Ying-jeou for a banquet in Panama, ahead of the newly elected Panamanian president's inauguration, did not carry the formal title “president” in front of the R.O.C. president's name.
Monday, June 30, 2014
President Ma Ying-jeou left for Panama late Sunday to attend the inauguration of President-elect Juan Carlos Varela on July 1.
Wednesday, June 25, 2014
The Financial Supervisory Commission (FSC, 金融監督管理委員會) yesterday stated that Taiwan is currently recognized by the United States of America as an “Agreements in Substance” nation of the Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA).1 Comment
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) yesterday remained tight-lipped on whether it plans to levy punishments on Taiwanese officials in Japan over a naming controversy centering on an exhibition in Tokyo featuring National Palace Museum (NPM) artifacts.
Taiwan's representative to New Zealand will return home to take over as head of East Asian and Pacific affairs in the coming weeks, according to diplomatic sources.
Tuesday, June 24, 2014
Hong Kong Newspaper Sky Post (晴報) yesterday published an article in which a Hong Kong Airlines flight attendant announced the start of a campaign on a social network platform, calling for all flight attendants of the airline to launch a language strike on July 1 in protest of recent frictions with mainland Chinese passengers.2 Comments