Wednesday, November 4, 2015
Taiwan's inclusion in the United States Visa Waiver Program (VWP) has significantly boosted local tourists traveling to the U.S. over the passed three years, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) said yesterday.
Tuesday, November 3, 2015
Kuomintang (KMT) Chairman, presidential candidate and New Taipei Mayor Eric Chu (朱立倫) yesterday proposed making the R.O.C.'s Taiping Island, located in the disputed South China Sea region, a domestic tourism spot.2 Comments
The first lady of Taiwan's Central American diplomatic ally Guatemala is visiting Taiwan on behalf of President Alejandro Maldonado, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA, 外交部) announced yesterday.
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA, 外交部) yesterday reiterated its stance against the validity of Thursday's arbitration rulings over disputed territory in the South China Sea, stressing that Taiping (太平島) qualifies as an "island," rather than merely a "rock."1 Comment
Sunday, November 1, 2015
The government said Saturday that it does not recognize or accept a ruling by an international arbitration panel that it could hear a case brought by the Philippines against mainland China over disputed territory in the South China Sea.3 Comments
Saturday, October 31, 2015
The Taipei 101 skyscraper celebrated Turkey's Republic Day Thursday by putting up lights in red and white, the two colors of Turkey's national flag.
Friday, October 30, 2015
China Airlines (CAL), Taiwan's largest carrier, launched direct flights between Tainan and the Japanese city of Osaka on Wednesday, in a bid to expand its presence in the Southern Taiwan travel market.
Thursday, October 29, 2015
Taiwan is well aware of the recent incident in which a U.S. Navy warship sailed close by a reef claimed by China in contested waters in the South China Sea, Defense Minister Kao Kuang-chi said Wednesday.
Former Vice President Vincent Siew (蕭萬長) will represent President Ma Ying-jeou (馬英九) at the Asian Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) leaders' meeting in Manila next month, the Presidential Office announced Wednesday.
President Ma Ying-jeou has sent a letter of congratulations to the newly elected president of Guatemala, Jimmy Morales, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs said in a statement Wednesday.