Wednesday, October 30, 2013
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) yesterday said it has lodged a protest against U.S-based Apple Inc. over its latest mapping application, the interface of which implies that Taiwan is part of China.
Tuesday, October 29, 2013
Taiwan and the Philippines have reached a consensus on some outstanding fisheries issues, Taipei's Ministry of Foreign Affairs said Monday, bringing the neighboring countries one step closer to avoiding fishing disputes in the future.
Saturday, October 26, 2013
A United Kingdom newspaper that referred to the nation's capital city of Taipei as “Taipei, China” earlier this week has issued a correction over the designation, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) said yesterday.
Wednesday, October 23, 2013
Taiwan and the Philippines have officially established a hotline to facilitate two-way communication in the event of future fishing incidents as both sides concluded a fresh round of bilateral fishery talks in Taipei yesterday, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) said.1 Comment
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) yesterday said that it has continued to work with related government agencies in a joint push to boost Taiwan's participation in the International Maritime Rescue Federation (IMRF).
Taiwan and Japan are expected to sign five more agreements by the end of this year to advance bilateral cooperation in various areas, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs said yesterday.
Tuesday, October 22, 2013
A delayed fishery meeting between Taipei and Manila could be held by the end of this month, with its focus on maintaining order in the two countries' overlapping exclusive economic zones, an official said yesterday.
Monday, October 21, 2013
Taiwan's Ministry of Foreign Affairs yesterday would not provide details on the country's next fishery meeting with the Philippines and refused to comment on a media report that the meeting will take place this coming week in Taipei.
Friday, October 18, 2013
A Taiwanese fishing boat and its crew were being detained yesterday by Russian authorities after they were arrested for allegedly fishing within the country's economic waters earlier this month, Deputy Foreign Minister Simon Ko (柯森耀) said yesterday.
One R.O.C. national was among the 49 victims killed in southern Laos on Wednesday when a plane crashed in the Mekong River, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) said yesterday.