Friday, May 16, 2014
Taiwan will demand compensation from Vietnam for losses caused by anti-China riots in the Southeast Asian country that affected Taiwanese businesses operating there, a Taiwanese official said yesterday.
Thursday, May 15, 2014
The government does not currently intend to evacuate Taiwanese nationals in Vietnam amid tensions in the country after Vietnamese protesters damaged facilities owned by Taiwanese businesses and attacked Taiwanese people in a wave of anti-Chinese sentiment, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) said yesterday.7 Comments
Wednesday, May 14, 2014
In the wake of rising anti-Chinese sentiment, The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) made an announcement last night, raising the caution level to yellow for Taiwanese people traveling in Vietnam and saying that two Taiwanese businessmen have been injured during demonstrations.1 Comment
Saturday, May 10, 2014
Taiwan still maintains the highest-level travel alert for Japan's Fukushima Prefecture, meaning that any travel to the potentially radiation-affected area should be avoided, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) said yesterday.2 Comments
Foreign Minister David Lin (林永樂), Head of the European Economic and Trade Office (EETO) Frederic Laplanche and delegates from various trade offices yesterday gathered in Ximen (西門), Taipei, to celebrate Europe Day.
Friday, May 9, 2014
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) yesterday called on Taiwanese nationals to take out medical insurance before they travel abroad.
Thursday, May 8, 2014
The foreign minister said yesterday that the nation's ties with its diplomatic allies in Central American and African regions remain solid despite the recent frequent visits made by Chinese leaders to the areas.
Wednesday, May 7, 2014
Taiwan has received an invitation to attend the inauguration ceremony of Central American ally El Salvador's president-elect, Salvador Sanchez Ceren, slated to be held next month, a Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) official said yesterday.
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) expressed pleasure on Tuesday to a call recently issued by the head of a Taiwan-friendly group in the Portuguese parliament for Portugal to set up a representative office in Taiwan.
Friday, May 2, 2014
Japanese fishery patrol vessels fired paintballs at a Taiwanese fishing boat and chased it away from an area near the disputed Diaoyutai Islands, where it allegedly entered Japan's waters, Taiwan's Coast Guard Administration (CGA) said Thursday.