Premier Simon Chang Saturday reiterated the government's ractopamine-free pork policy, dismissing speculation that Taiwan will not be able to continue to resist U.S. pressure for opening its markets to meat imports that contain the feed additive.
Council of Agriculture (COA) Minister-designate Tsao Chi-hung (曹啟鴻) faced criticism from the current government and local farmers over his comments on the inevitability of opening up Taiwan to ractopamine-laced U.S. pork on Friday.
A U.S. House of Representatives committee has unanimously passed a bipartisan measure to reaffirm the Taiwan Relations Act and the "Six Assurances" -- the guidelines used to conduct relations between the United States and Taiwan.
Vietnamese police cracked a cross-border phone fraud ring in Ho Chi Minh City on April 16 and arrested several suspects, including six Taiwanese nationals, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) said.
Taiwan's U.S. Global Entry Program membership could take six to eight months to complete the necessary integration before the program officially begins, a Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) official said on Tuesday.
People in Taiwan who want to contribute to disaster relief efforts in Kyushu following a magnitude-7.3 earthquake there can make a donation to a special account set up by the Ministry of Health and Welfare (MOHW) on Tuesday.
A working holiday program Taiwan signed with the Czech Republic officially began taking applications on Monday, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) announced.
A charity bazaar is going to be held on Saturday, April 16 at the Dominican International School to help underprivileged children, according to a press release from the school.
All 12 diplomatic allies of the R.O.C. in the Caribbean region will be sending high-level officials, including presidents and prime ministers, to join President-elect Tsai Ing-wen's inauguration ceremony next month, a Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) official said on Thursday.
Joseph Donovan Jr., the managing director of the Washington Office of the American Institute in Taiwan (AIT), who is currently on a visit to Taiwan, traveled to Tainan Thursday where he visited with injured earthquake victims at a local hospital.