Wednesday, January 20, 2016
The Foreign Ministry on Tuesday welcomed Leo Lee (李澄然) who returned to Taiwan to take up his post as the new vice foreign minister.
Saturday, January 16, 2016
Former U.S. Deputy Secretary of State Bill Burns will visit Taiwan after Saturday's presidential election to convey U.S. support for Taiwan's prosperity and Washington's interest in peace across the Taiwan Strait, the American Institute in Taiwan (AIT) said Friday.1 Comment
The Tourism Bureau is stepping up its efforts to promote the country's streamlined visa application procedure in Indonesia, in the hope of attracting more tourists from the Southeast Asian nation.
Friday, January 15, 2016
Taiwan accords good treatment, protection and services to Indonesian migrant workers, according to an Indonesian official.
Wednesday, January 13, 2016
An initial investigation by the Tourism Bureau has shown that there were no Taiwanese tour groups in a popular tourist area of Istanbul, Turkey when an explosion occurred there Tuesday, with at least 10 people reported killed.
Taiwan officially launched an electronic visa (eVisa) application system Tuesday, with citizens of 27 countries to benefit in the first stage of the system's implementation, Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) officials have announced.
Tuesday, January 12, 2016
Negotiations with Japan over the "comfort women" issue takes time and Taiwan's government will continue to adopt low-key and practical approaches to push for bilateral formal negotiations, the foreign minister said on Monday.
Taiwan is set to see retail sales of food and beverages reach a record high in 2015, recovering from the meager growth caused by a series of food safety scandals in 2014, the Ministry of Economic Affairs has said.
Friday, January 8, 2016
China's inclusion in the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) will not cause an immediate threat to Taiwan, a Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) official said on Thursday.
Thursday, January 7, 2016
A Taiwanese lawmaker and military expert predicted Wednesday that South Korea will seek closer cooperative ties with its neighboring countries, including mainland China, Japan and the United States after a reported successful hydrogen bomb test in North Korea.