Friday, February 28, 2014
In order to streamline the visa application process, the American Institute in Taiwan (AIT) is implementing a new visa appointment, fee payment and document delivery system starting on March 1, 2014, according to an AIT press release.
Wednesday, February 26, 2014
A Taiwanese national was recently arrested in the United Kingdom for illegally working in the country, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) said yesterday.
Friday, February 21, 2014
A visiting United States congressional delegation yesterday voiced their support for Taiwan's bid to join the Trans-Pacific partnership (TPP), a U.S.-led economic agreement in the Asian Pacific region.
The central bank announced on Thursday that the yen and euro have been added to Taiwan's foreign currency platform, saying the service will be available in designated foreign exchange banks starting from the third quarter.
Shares in Taiwan ended lower Thursday in the wake of a falling Wall Street overnight amid fears that the U.S. Federal Reserve will raise interest rates sooner than the market had expected, dealers said.
Xiaomi Corp., a fast-growing Chinese maker of cheap smartphones, launched Thursday its high-end Mi3 in Taiwan and added a new telecom distribution partner, in a move to accelerate its overseas expansion.
Wednesday, February 19, 2014
Taiwan and the United States are currently making preparations for the next round of bilateral trade talks under the Trade and Investment Framework Agreement (TIFA), Foreign Minister David Lin (林永樂) said yesterday.
Tuesday, February 18, 2014
President Ma Ying-jeou stressed yesterday his administration's resolve to push for Taiwan's bids to join two regional economic blocs during a seminar in Taipei for diplomats.
Saturday, February 15, 2014
The Taipei City government said Friday it will employ a foreign English teacher in each elementary school in the city as part of its efforts to promote English learning.
Friday, February 14, 2014
A Japanese nongovernmental organization (NGO) will send a delegation to Taiwan next week to look into opening a branch in the country, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) said yesterday.