Friday, July 24, 2015
A government-funded agency has sent three more experts to help with a vocational training program in Burkina Faso, part of the agency's efforts to improve people's vocational skills in areas such as machinery and electronics in the West African ally.
Honduran President Juan Orlando Hernandez is scheduled to preside over a business opportunities briefing in Taipei today during his state visit to the R.O.C., to seek more Taiwanese investment to his country and promote closer bilateral trade, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) announced yesterday.
Wednesday, July 22, 2015
Foreign Minister David Lin (林永樂) yesterday gave a friendship medal to Israel's outgoing representative to Taiwan to honor her contribution in promoting closer Taiwan-Israel ties during her five-year tenure.
Saturday, July 18, 2015
The Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA, 經濟部) seeks to join the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), in hopes that becoming an official member will be the solution to the high tariffs placed on the Taiwanese confectionery, biscuit and floury food industry.
Friday, July 17, 2015
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) yesterday called on Japan to promote peace in the region amid the nation's approval of legislation that would allow for an expanded role for its military.
The Bureau of Consular Affairs (BOCA) under the Ministry of Foreign Affairs' (MOFA) yesterday reminded passport applicants to visit BOCA instead of MOFA to apply for their passport as many people have mistakenly visited the ministry instead of the bureau.
The Ministry of Labor (MOL) announced Thursday that Taiwan will allow more foreign graduates from local universities and colleges to seek employment here, raising the annual quota from 2,000 to 2,500, and the regulations on minimum salary and work experience are also to be further relaxed.1 Comment
Thursday, July 16, 2015
Taiwanese-American Joy Burke (包喜樂) joined Taiwan's women's national basketball team for practice last week and is scheduled to represent the country in upcoming international competitions, the local basketball association has announced.
Taiwan's top envoy to Singapore Hsieh Fa-dah (謝發達) yesterday returned home to prepare for his retirement.
Wednesday, July 15, 2015
France's top envoy to Taiwan yesterday praised the "outstanding" Paris-Taipei relations as his office celebrated Bastille Day in Taipei.