Saturday, November 2, 2013
Taiwan has expressed its concern to a South Korean TV station that recently made a negative report on Taiwan's aquaculture industry, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) said yesterday.
The American Institute in Taiwan (AIT) Director Christopher Marut yesterday issued a congratulatory statement to mark the first anniversary of Taiwan's inclusion to the United States Visa Waiver Program (VWP).
Friday, November 1, 2013
The number of Taiwanese travelers to the United States during the first nine months of 2013 dropped to 296,526, the lowest figure in 20 years for that period, despite Taiwan's entry to the U.S. visa waiver program (VWP) last November, according to Tourism Bureau data.
U.S.-based Apple Inc. has corrected elements on the interface of its latest mapping application that implied that Taiwan was part of China, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) said yesterday.
Taiwan had 1.58-percent GDP growth in the third quarter, a 0.89-percent downward adjustment from the previous 2.47-percent prediction made in August, according to a report released by the Directorate-General of Budget, Accounting and Statistics (主計處, DGBAS) yesterday.
Terry Gou, chairman of Hon Hai Group (鴻海集團), yesterday outlined his ambition to establish a global telecoms carrier and said that subscribers on his network may enjoy free voice calls and text messaging once operations begin in two years.
Thursday, October 31, 2013
Taiwan and the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) should work together on developing policies that strengthen their trade in services to diversify their sources of economic growth, a think tank researcher urged Wednesday.
Wednesday, October 30, 2013
A Taiwanese delegation led by Christopher Marut, the head of the American Institute in Taiwan (AIT), will fly to the U.S. to attend the inaugural SelectUSA Investment Summit held later this week, the AIT said yesterday.
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) yesterday said it has lodged a protest against U.S-based Apple Inc. over its latest mapping application, the interface of which implies that Taiwan is part of China.
Tuesday, October 29, 2013
Taiwan and the Philippines have reached a consensus on some outstanding fisheries issues, Taipei's Ministry of Foreign Affairs said Monday, bringing the neighboring countries one step closer to avoiding fishing disputes in the future.