Sunday, January 11, 2015
The Foreign Ministry denied a local news report yesterday claiming senior U.S. officials demanded that Taiwan replace its U.S. envoy in the wake of a flag-raising ceremony in Washington, D.C.
Friday, January 9, 2015
The United States yesterday urged Taiwan not to hold flag-raising ceremony again at the Twin Oaks estate, the former residence of R.O.C. ambassadors to the U.S. in Washington, D.C., as a New Year's Day ceremony has escalated into a diplomatic incident that complicates bilateral relations.1 Comment
France's representative office in Taiwan observed one minute of silence Thursday in memory of 12 people who were killed in an apparent terrorist attack at the office of a satirical magazine in Paris on Wednesday.2 Comments
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) said yesterday that a number of Taiwanese nationals have been detained after being accused of Internet fraud in Egypt and Kenya, with all the cases set to go to court this month.1 Comment
Taiwan is giving priority this year to forging stronger ties with the European Union, an effort that includes striving for a bilateral economic cooperation agreement, a Foreign Ministry official said Thursday.
Thursday, January 8, 2015
The U.S. on Tuesday expressed disappointment over Taiwan's holding of a flag-raising ceremony last week at the Twin Oaks estate, the former residence of R.O.C. ambassadors to the U.S. in Washington, D.C., saying that the move violated the long-standing pact on U.S.-Taiwan relations.4 Comments
The reaction by the U.S. State Department to flag raising ceremony held by Taiwan at Twin Oaks Estate, the former residence of Republic of China ambassadors to the United States, does not mean there are problems in bilateral communications, a scholar said.
Wednesday, January 7, 2015
The first New Year's Day flag-raising ceremony in 36 years held by Taiwan at the Twin Oaks estate, the former residence of R.O.C. ambassadors to the U.S., has not led to any change in Washington-Taipei relations, a U.S. government spokesperson said Monday.1 Comment
The nation's recently returned top envoy to the U.S. Shen Lyushun (沈呂巡) yesterday confirmed to local media that he did not inform U.S. authorities before a recent flag-raising ceremony held in Washington, D.C.
The government will make sure Taiwanese suspects arrested in Africa on telecommunications fraud charges will be repatriated back to Taiwan for trial, a Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) official said yesterday.1 Comment