Wednesday, August 6, 2014
The United States government will adhere to its commitment to provide Taiwan with defensive weapons to maintain its self-defense capabilities, a visiting former American Institute in Taiwan (AIT) director said yesterday in Taipei.
Republic of China's first lady Chow Mei-ching (周美青) spent time with students at the Yokohama Overseas Chinese School in Japan Tuesday during a trip to push for closer cultural ties between Taiwan and Japan.
The United States on Tuesday offered condolences to Taiwan on the casualties suffered in a series of deadly gas explosions that ripped through a neighborhood in Kaohsiung City last week.
A U.S. senator is scheduled to visit Taiwan later this week as part of a trip to Asia to discuss regional security issues, the American Institute in Taiwan (AIT) said Tuesday.
Republic of Nicaragua Supreme Court of Justice President Alba Luz Ramos has arrived in Taiwan for a five-day trip, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) announced yesterday.1 Comment
President Ma Ying-jeou yesterday promoted the East China Sea Peace Initiative he proposed two years ago, saying that the proposal has successfully cooled down tensions in the region and helped Taiwan to solve fishery disputes with neighboring countries.
Taiwan and Japan have set a good example of addressing territorial disputes in peaceful ways, a former director of the Taipei Office of the American Institute in Taiwan (AIT) said Tuesday.
Tuesday, August 5, 2014
Kiribati President Anote Tong has commenced a six-day visit to Taiwan, during which he will meet with President Ma Ying-jeou and attend a meeting of the Asian-Pacific Parliamentarians' Union, according to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
Monday, August 4, 2014
The two main political parties in St. Vincent have restated their commitment to maintaining diplomatic ties with Taiwan, following a suggestion by an opposition politician that the eastern Caribbean nation was giving Taipei “fishing rights” in return for a “wax apple.”
Taiwan's first lady Chow Mei-ching visited Showa Women's University in Tokyo Sunday, where she attended a national children's choral festival and met with the well known university's president.