Wednesday, January 7, 2015
The first New Year's Day flag-raising ceremony in 36 years held by Taiwan at the Twin Oaks estate, the former residence of R.O.C. ambassadors to the U.S., has not led to any change in Washington-Taipei relations, a U.S. government spokesperson said Monday.1 Comment
The nation's recently returned top envoy to the U.S. Shen Lyushun (沈呂巡) yesterday confirmed to local media that he did not inform U.S. authorities before a recent flag-raising ceremony held in Washington, D.C.
The government will make sure Taiwanese suspects arrested in Africa on telecommunications fraud charges will be repatriated back to Taiwan for trial, a Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) official said yesterday.1 Comment
Tuesday, January 6, 2015
From learning this 'earthy' language in Taiwan to tackling climate change1 Comment
New amendment to ease naturalization advances in Legislature, yet creates another problem1 Comment
The Northern Mariana Islands, a U.S. territory in the Pacific, is recruiting a tourism ambassador from Taiwan for the second year in a row, its Visitors Authority office in Taipei said Monday.
Saturday, January 3, 2015
The R.O.C. national flag was raised Thursday at Twin Oaks Estate in Washington, D.C. — the official residence of former R.O.C. ambassadors to the U.S. — for the first time in 36 years since the U.S. switched recognition from Taipei to Beijing in 1979.3 Comments
Thursday, January 1, 2015
A double taxation avoidance agreement between Taiwan and Austria, which is expected to boost bilateral trade an investment, will take effect on Jan. 1, 2015, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs said Wednesday.
Applications to participate in the Taiwan-Hungary working holiday program were accepted for the first time Wednesday, as the reciprocal working holiday agreement between the two countries finally took effect.
Friday, December 26, 2014
Taiwan is optimistic it will strike a direct flight agreement with Turkey, but has given no indication when such a pact might be finalized.