Tuesday, July 1, 2014
The Fulbright Board significantly increased the stipends available for Ph.D. students and scholars interested in studying and researching in the U.S.: for students, one full fellowship of up to US$50,000 and up to 12 partial scholarships of US$15,000 are now available; for scholars, one full fellowship of up to US$40,000 and up to 25 partial fellowships of up to US$15,000 are now available, according to a press release from the American Institute in Taiwan (AIT).
Lawmakers from Taiwan, Japan and the United States will discuss regional security issues at an international conference in Taipei that opens Tuesday, according to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
Saturday, June 28, 2014
The American Chamber of Commerce (AmCham) in Taipei said Friday that it has urged the U.S. government to start negotiations with Taiwan on a bilateral investment agreement (BIA).
Friday, June 27, 2014
Taiwan's ambassador to Sao Tome and Principe has expressed his wish to meet with Sao Tome's president to talk about the leader's recently concluded China tour, a Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) official said yesterday.
Republic of China passports are ranked the 22nd most useful in the world in terms of gaining visa-free access to other countries, according to movehub.com, a U.K.-based site designed to help people move abroad.
Thursday, June 26, 2014
Japan's new representative to Taiwan is set to formally take up his new post in July, according to Japan's Interchange Association.
The Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) is a vital component of the United States' continued involvement in a rapidly shifting Asia, Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong said on Tuesday.
A Taiwanese fishing boat that went missing on June 19 was found by an Indonesian military vessel yesterday morning, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) said yesterday.