Friday, December 25, 2015
Taiwan will send a special envoy to attend the inauguration of Burkina Faso's new president-elect Roch Marc Christian Kabore later this month, a Taiwanese foreign affairs official said Thursday.
Taiwan's Foreign Ministry said Thursday it has been working with the Turkish government on building a school to enable 1,500 Syrian refugee children to receive a proper education.
Sunday, December 20, 2015
The dengue fever outbreak has eased up in Southern Taiwan's Tainan City, where the number of new cases has dropped below five for the seventh day in a row, the city's health bureau said Saturday.
Saturday, December 19, 2015
Taiwan's representative office in the U.S. on Friday advised nationals against affixing "Republic of Taiwan" stickers to Republic of China passports when entering the U.S. on the grounds that the move could cost the nation's inclusion in the U.S.' Visa Waiver Program (VWP).1 Comment
Friday, December 18, 2015
President Ma Ying-jeou could send the wrong message and escalate regional tensions should he visit a Taiwan-controlled island in the disputed South China Sea, a visiting former U.S. senior security official said on Thursday.
Thursday, December 17, 2015
Taiwan's recent relaxation on visa applications for high-end tour operators in Thailand has generated a good response, Taiwan's representative office in Thailand said Wednesday.
Taiwan's recent upgrades to facilities on Taiping Island have won recognition from U.S. Congresswoman Madeleine Z. Bordallo, who said on Tuesday that the move will improve Taiwan- U.S. collaboration.
Wednesday, December 16, 2015
Randall Schriver, a former U.S. deputy assistant secretary of state for East Asia, on Monday praised a fisheries agreement signed recently between Taiwan and the Philippines as an example of President Ma Ying-jeou's pragmatic and creative diplomacy.
Taiwan has committed to donating US$100,000 to the World Trade Organization's (WTO) Advisory Centre on WTO Law (ACWL) to help less developed countries with WTO dispute settlement issues, a Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) official said on Tuesday.
Tuesday, December 15, 2015
An inspection by Taiwan's Interior Minister and other officials on Taiping Island in the South China Sea was an exercise in R.O.C. sovereignty and none of the business of any other country, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) said.