Tuesday, December 3, 2013
Taiwan's civilian flights are occasionally intercepted by Japanese military aircraft within the two nations' overlapping air defense identification zones (ADIZ) in the East China Sea, Civil Aeronautics Administration (CAA, 民航局) Director-General Jean Shen (沈啟) said yesterday.
Monday, December 2, 2013
Minister of Economic Affairs Chang Chia-juch said yesterday that he will lead a delegation the following day to attend the ninth World Trade Organization (WTO) Ministerial Conference in Bali, Indonesia.
Friday, November 29, 2013
Taipei has conveyed its position on China's newly declared air defense identification zone (ADIZ) to Washington, Taiwan's deputy representative to the United States said Wednesday.
The Philippines' representative to Taiwan expressed his gratitude to Taiwan on Thursday for its swift relief efforts in the wake of Typhoon Haiyan, which ripped through his country Nov. 8, leaving a trail of death and destruction.
Taiwan has been seeking assistance from the Philippines in securing the rescue of a Taiwanese woman who was kidnapped in Malaysia earlier this month and taken to the Philippines, Vice Justice Minister Cheng Ming-tang said yesterday.
Wednesday, November 27, 2013
Taiwan's main trade promotion body signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with its counterpart in Pakistan on Tuesday on trade exchanges between the two countries.
Tuesday, November 26, 2013
A war of words between Japan and China over a territorial dispute escalated Monday, with each country summoning the other's ambassador and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe calling a newly declared Chinese maritime air defense zone dangerous and unenforceable.
The government's rejection of Gambian President Yahya Jammeh's request for financial aid was the main reason the African nation severed ties with Taiwan, the nation's former ambassador to The Gambia said yesterday.
Monday, November 25, 2013
Taiwan will send a Navy vessel on Monday to transport relief supplies to the Philippines' Cebu City in the wake of Super Typhoon Haiyan, an official from the Ministry of National Defense (MND) said Sunday.
Saturday, November 23, 2013
Taiwan has drawn up a plan to resolve a hostage situation in the southern Philippines, where armed assailants are keeping a Taiwanese national hostage last week during a vacation in nearby Malaysia.