Thursday, March 19, 2015
A renowned Taiwanese doctor and pioneer in liver transplant surgery yesterday was awarded the Friend of Foreign Service Medal by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) to honor his contribution to the nation's diplomacy in the medical field.
Sunday, March 15, 2015
Some 200,000 migrant workers employed as domestic helpers in Taiwan have been denied basic labor rights, receiving low pay for exceptionally long work hours, activists have claimed.2 Comments
Nearly eight out of 10 newly naturalized citizens of Taiwan come from Vietnam and more than 91 percent of Taiwan's new nationals in 2014 were spouses from other countries, the Ministry of the Interior said Saturday.
Friday, March 13, 2015
The grandson of John Rabe, a German businessman known for saving thousands of civilians during the 1937 Nanjing Massacre, will be visiting Taiwan to join a series of events to commemorate the 70th anniversary of the R.O.C.'s victory over Japan in the Second Sino-Japanese War.
A U.S. congressional delegation led by Representative Edward R. Royce, chairman of the House Committee on Foreign Affairs, is scheduled to arrive Taiwan today, the American Institute in Taiwan (AIT) said yesterday.
Saturday, March 7, 2015
A batch of stationery items and school bags arrived in the Solomon Islands and El Salvador last month as part of a joint humanitarian assistance project between the government and several local and international nongovernmental organizations (NGOs) to help the needy, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) said.
Friday, March 6, 2015
The Embassy of the Republic of Palau in Taiwan yesterday struck back amid accusations by a former chauffeur to the ambassador who claimed that he was illegally fired by the embassy.
Thursday, March 5, 2015
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) recently called on Taiwanese traveling overseas to follow local traffic rules and regulations, adding that those who are found driving carelessly or dangerously could face legal charges and even prison time.3 Comments
European Parliament member Bas Belder is currently visiting Taiwan to learn more about the political and economic developments in the country, as well as the development of cross-Taiwan Strait relations, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs said Wednesday.
Tuesday, March 3, 2015
It would be a bright idea to visit the main Lantern Festival in Taichung, as well as other celebrations held all across Taiwan