Monday, February 16, 2015
Foreign Minister David Lin has wrapped up a visit to Burkina Faso to discuss bilateral ties and learn more about political developments in the West African ally since its president, Blaise Compaore, was forced to step down last year amid violent protests.
Friday, February 13, 2015
Taiwan's Caribbean ally St. Lucia is currently searching for locations in Taipei to open its embassy in the near future, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) said yesterday.
Taiwan's representative in the Philippines and local authorities are still trying to locate a Taiwanese businessman who has been reported missing by his family in Manila, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) said yesterday.
Vietnam's top envoy to Taiwan has recently retired and a successor will be appointed to fill the vacancy soon, Taiwan's office in Vietnam said yesterday.
Thursday, February 12, 2015
Foreign Minister David Lin (林永樂) arrived in Burkina Faso for a visit after the stabilization of the West African ally's political turmoil, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) announced yesterday.
Wednesday, February 11, 2015
Taiwan's top envoy to the U.S. attended the National Prayer Breakfast in Washington, D.C. last week, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) said yesterday.
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) yesterday called on its citizens planning to visit Thailand to be on high alert in the wake of a recent bombing incident in Bangkok.
Sunday, February 8, 2015
The Taiwan Foreign Correspondents' Club (TFCC) has called on the Taipei City Government and the Taipei City Police Department to refrain from issuing any advisory, guideline, or regulation encouraging members of the press to self-identify in mass demonstrations.
Friday, February 6, 2015
Taiwanese study-abroad student, Chao Ming Chen (陳超明, actual name to be confirmed), who resides in Los Angeles, California is suspected of strangling his mother, Yi Tung Weng (翁怡彤, actual name to be confirmed) who was visiting him from Taiwan. The Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD) is currently investigating the case.
The United States does not take a position on electoral issues in Taiwan and will maintain strong and unofficial ties with the island, a senior official from the U.S. State Department said Wednesday.