Tuesday, December 17, 2013
Honduran president-elect Juan Orlando Hernandez has invited President Ma Ying-jeou to attend his inauguration in January, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) said yesterday.
Monday, December 16, 2013
Ten Taiwanese tourists were injured in a traffic accident in Seoul, South Korea Saturday, with one sustaining serious head injury, according to the Tourism Bureau.
All Taiwanese diplomatic personnel stationed in The Gambia and their Gambian counterparts in Taiwan will head to their respective homes by Dec. 18, a month after the two countries formally broke off diplomatic ties, a Ministry of Foreign Affairs official said Sunday.
Saturday, December 14, 2013
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Gina McCarthy will visit Taiwan sometime in the future, the U.S. State Department said Thursday.
Friday, December 13, 2013
No invitation is needed to attend the funeral of former President Nelson Mandela, South Africa's top envoy to Taiwan said yesterday.1 Comment
A Navy vessel that just concluded a mission to send relief supplies to the Philippines earlier this month will soon be leaving Taiwan again to transport prefabricated houses to Palau to help in the Pacific island's post-Haiyan reconstruction, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) said yesterday.
A high-ranking tourism official from North Korea has canceled a planned visit to Taiwan amid an ongoing power struggle.
Thursday, December 12, 2013
President Ma Ying-jeou yesterday met with American Institute in Taipei Director Raymond F. Burghardt (薄瑞光) at the Presidential Office and said that the overlapping of Air Defense Identification Zones (ADIZs) over the East China Sea should be solved through negotiations.
Wednesday, December 11, 2013
All British nationals in Taiwan now needs to submit their passport application to Her Majesty's Passport Office in the United Kingdom as part of the British government's ongoing changes on passport services for British nationals living overseas, the de facto UK embassy in Taiwan said yesterday.1 Comment
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) is slated to spend money to add access control systems at the major entrances of its headquarters in Taipei as part of ongoing efforts to tighten security at its installations.