Wednesday, October 15, 2014
A group of 26 young professionals from Pacific island nations are in Taiwan for a leadership program to learn more about the country's political and economic development, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs said Tuesday.
Taiwan has been pushing its Pacific ally Kiribati to explain the disappearance of around US$1.5 million in foreign aid that it gave to the country to acquire a transportation vessel, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) said yesterday.5 Comments
No memorandum of understanding (MOU) was signed to bar Taiwan's leaders from attending the Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) summit, a Foreign Ministry official said yesterday.
Spain expects to strengthen cooperation with Taiwan in various areas, including trade and investment, the head of the Spanish representative office in Taiwan said at a reception Tuesday to celebrate Spain's National Day.
Tuesday, October 14, 2014
Academia Sinica, Taiwan's top research institution, has joined an international alliance to enhance Taiwan's ability to tackle climate change and flood disasters, it announced Monday.
Railway officials in Taiwan and Japan vowed on Monday to carry out more projects to boost tourism through namesake stations, one year after the stations launched a program to increase traffic at the two venues and in their cities.
Indonesian president-elect Joko Widodo has voiced his support for a Taiwan-Indonesia project aimed at developing Morotai Island, one of Indonesia's northernmost islands, through the establishment of a special economic zone.
Monday, October 13, 2014
The Philippines is seeking more investment from Taiwan in its economic zones, especially in the agricultural sector, according to the head of a Philippine government agency responsible for promoting investment.
The life and work of Albie Sachs, a former justice of the Constitutional Court of South Africa and winner of the first Tang Prize in Rule of Law, ought to be treated as important references for Taiwan's legal and political circles, a prominent local lawyer told CNA.1 Comment
Saturday, October 11, 2014
A senior Philippines trade official said Manila is looking forward to expanding economic and trade relations with Taipei as the two sides are scheduled to hold their annual Joint Economic Conference (JEC) in Taipei later this month.