Saturday, December 7, 2013
A staff member of the American Institute in Taiwan (AIT, 美國在台協會) recently stated that Taiwan's law is not applicable to AIT officials while parking his car illegally on Xinyi Rd, Taipei City, according to the Daan Precinct of the Taipei City Police Department yesterday.
Taiwan's over-the-counter (OTC) stock market plans to issue a credit card early next year, the first to be issued by any stock market in the world, a newspaper reported yesterday.
Friday, December 6, 2013
A banquet celebrating the 86th Birthday Anniversary of His Majesty King Bhumibol Adulyadej, and the National Day of Thailand took place yesterday evening.
Travel to Thailand remains stable despite Taiwan's recent upgrade of a travel alert for the Southeast Asian country in the wake of anti-government protests there, the Tourism Bureau said yesterday.
Taiwan will seek the support of Singapore in its efforts to join regional economic integration initiatives, Taiwan's representative to Singapore said yesterday.
A second round of fishery talks between Taiwan and Japan opened in Suao, Yilan County Thursday to discuss issues related to dispute avoidance in the longline fishing grounds.
Thursday, December 5, 2013
El Salvador's president has asked the attorney general to investigate a US$10 million donation that Taiwan made 10 years ago to the Salvadoran government during the administration of then-President Francisco Flores.
Wednesday, December 4, 2013
Taiwan is set to receive a report from the United States on U.S. Vice President Joe Biden's weeklong Asia visit that will take him to Japan, China and South Korea, according to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs yesterday.
Tuesday, December 3, 2013
Taiwan's civilian flights are occasionally intercepted by Japanese military aircraft within the two nations' overlapping air defense identification zones (ADIZ) in the East China Sea, Civil Aeronautics Administration (CAA, 民航局) Director-General Jean Shen (沈啟) said yesterday.
Monday, December 2, 2013
Minister of Economic Affairs Chang Chia-juch said yesterday that he will lead a delegation the following day to attend the ninth World Trade Organization (WTO) Ministerial Conference in Bali, Indonesia.