Sunday, December 21, 2014
The U.S. White House has finally made an official response toward a petition raised regarding an incident that occurred between Taiwan and the Philippines on overlapping waters in 2013 that strained bilateral relations for months.
Taiwanese fishing boats that were reportedly detained by the Indonesian Coast Guard on Friday are safe, Taiwan's fishery authorities said yesterday.
Saturday, December 20, 2014
Taiwan yesterday urged Indonesia to refrain from firing on fishing boats illegally operating in Indonesian waters following reports the Southeast Asian country's navy was hunting four Taiwanese vessels to enforce Jakarta's vow to take a hard line against poaching.
South Korea's de facto embassy in Taiwan yesterday held the first-ever South Korea-Taiwan Cultural Exchange Seminar in Taipei to promote closer bilateral exchanges.
Taiwan and South Korea are now more prepared to sign economic agreements, such as investment insurance and double taxation prevention pacts, South Korea's representative to Taiwan Cho Baek-sang said yesterday.
Thursday, December 18, 2014
Sunday, December 14, 2014
The local solar energy sector is watching closely for a final ruling to be issued by the U.S. Department of Commerce (DOC) next week on anti-dumping financial penalties affecting Taiwanese solar cell manufacturers before it decides how to tackle the issue.
Friday, December 12, 2014
The American Institute in Taiwan (AIT) on Thursday launched a program, in partnership with six Taiwanese museums, to raise awareness of wildlife trafficking and reduce demand for illegal animal products in Asia.
Wednesday, December 10, 2014
Taiwan will soon donate 350 temporary housing units as shelter to help refugees in northern Iraq who have been displaced by Islamic State militants, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) said yesterday.
Saturday, December 6, 2014
The free trade agreement (FTA) signed between Taiwan and New Zealand a year ago has proven beneficial for both sides as bilateral trade has seen a significant increase over the past year, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) said yesterday.