Tuesday, March 18, 2014
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) said yesterday that it is closely monitoring developments on the Crimean peninsula, after Crimeans voted in a referendum a day earlier to break with Ukraine and join Russia.
Monday, March 17, 2014
Taiwanese young adults looking to gain work experience while traveling in Canada this year can submit applications for the program starting March 19, according to the Canadian representative office in Taiwan.
Saturday, March 15, 2014
A Taiwanese businessman has managed to redeem NT$320,000 (US$10,550) in cash that was partially burned in a fire in Vietnam, after he solicited the help of forensic experts at Taiwan's Investigation Bureau, the bureau said yesterday.
By the time my trip to Thailand rolled around, I was already fed up with hearing “But there are violent protests in Bangkok!” and the occasional “what if you get shot?” Admittedly, I was also excited about the opportunity to actually witness a protest, complete with stray bullets or having my tuk-tuk stopped by an angry demonstration if I got lucky.2 Comments
Friday, March 14, 2014
Taiwan's representative office in Manila will hand over more donations by Taiwanese individuals and businesses to the Philippines for relief and reconstruction in the wake of last year's Super Typhoon Haiyan, officials said yesterday.
Thursday, March 13, 2014
Malaysia has agreed to allow Taiwanese vessels that are on a mission in the South China Sea to locate a missing Malaysian airline to dock at Malaysian ports for supplies, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) said yesterday.
Yeh Ching-chuan (葉金川), a former director general of Taiwan's Department of Health, on Tuesday became the first person serving or having served as a Taiwanese Cabinet-level official to testify at a United States Senate hearing.
Travel between Taiwan and Malaysia is unlikely to suffer heavy impact in the wake of the March 8 disappearance of a Malaysia Airlines flight, as no direct evidence suggests that the Southeast Asian country is being targeted by terrorists.
Prosecutors in the Philippines should prosecute the Philippine coast guard personnel involved in the death of a Taiwanese fisherman as soon as possible, Foreign Minister David Lin said Wednesday.2 Comments