Friday, December 13, 2013
A high-ranking tourism official from North Korea has canceled a planned visit to Taiwan amid an ongoing power struggle.
Thursday, December 12, 2013
President Ma Ying-jeou yesterday met with American Institute in Taipei Director Raymond F. Burghardt (薄瑞光) at the Presidential Office and said that the overlapping of Air Defense Identification Zones (ADIZs) over the East China Sea should be solved through negotiations.
Wednesday, December 11, 2013
All British nationals in Taiwan now needs to submit their passport application to Her Majesty's Passport Office in the United Kingdom as part of the British government's ongoing changes on passport services for British nationals living overseas, the de facto UK embassy in Taiwan said yesterday.1 Comment
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) is slated to spend money to add access control systems at the major entrances of its headquarters in Taipei as part of ongoing efforts to tighten security at its installations.
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) has decided to modify its regulations on job rotation for overseas diplomats to accommodate the rising numbers of married diplomat couples.
Taiwan's de facto ambassador to the United States, King Pu-tsung (金溥聰), came back to Taipei confidentially to final arrange a distinguished U.S. guest's visit to Taiwan, said the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) yesterday.
Taiwan has donated US$560,000 to the World Trade Organization (WTO) over the past two years, making it the third highest contributor among developing Asian countries as defined by the organization, trailing only behind South Korea and China.
Tuesday, December 10, 2013
Taiwan's representative office in Thailand is on heightened alert amid the current political turmoil in the Southeast Asian country, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) said yesterday.
South Korea's announcement on Sunday that it had expanded the country's air defense identification zone (ADIZ) will not affect civil aviation in Taiwan, the country's aviation regulator said yesterday.
Taiwan is hoping to send a delegation to join Nelson Mandela's funeral to be held later this month, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) said yesterday.