Thursday, August 13, 2015
U.S. Senator Tom Cotton is in Taiwan on a four-day visit to meet with Taiwanese officials and discuss such issues as regional security and trade, according to the American Institute in Taiwan.
Wednesday, August 12, 2015
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) is expressing hope that the St. Lucian ambassador to the R.O.C. will assume office next month after the ally government recently confirmed the appointment of the envoy.
Taiwan's Deputy Economics Minister Cho Shih-chao (卓士昭) began a one-week, three-city trip in the United States and Canada Sunday in New York in pursuit of investment in Taiwan.
President Ma Ying-jeou extolled Tuesday the long-standing diplomatic ties between the Republic of China and Honduras, praising the Central American country as a friend indeed and envisioning broader exchanges between the two sides.
Tuesday, August 11, 2015
Foreign diplomatic corps in Taiwan yesterday donated NT$100,000 to assist the victims of a large-scale dust explosion and flash fire that injured nearly 500 people in New Taipei in June.
Robert W. Forden has officially assumed his duties as deputy director of the American Institute in Taiwan (AIT), the AIT announced yesterday, filling the vacancy left with the departure of Brent Christensen.
Republic of China passport holders can now obtain visa waivers, landing visas or e-visas to 148 countries and territories as five more countries and one region recently granted Taiwan such preferential treatment, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs said Monday.
Sunday, August 9, 2015
Taiwan recently marked the 35th anniversary of its sisterhood relationship with the U.S. state of Utah, while a ceremony has been co-hosted in Honduras to present scholarships provided by Taipei for Honduran students.
The Guatemalan government presented a medal to Taiwan's ambassador to Guatemala Adolfo Sun on Friday, in recognition of his efforts to promote bilateral cooperative projects during his tenure over the past seven years.
Saturday, August 8, 2015
Taiwanese citizens can now exchange their Taiwanese driver's license for local licenses in more parts of the United States after West Virginia recently approved the program, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs said Friday.1 Comment