Friday, November 27, 2015
Taiwan and Japan signed a bilateral agreement on the avoidance of double taxation in Tokyo Thursday, according to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
The U.S. government is close to announcing a US$1 billion arms deal with Taiwan, which is likely to cause a rift in relations between Washington and Beijing, according to Bloomberg View columnist Josh Rogin.1 Comment
Thursday, November 26, 2015
Taiwan and the United States will hold their first digital economy forum in December in an effort to strengthen bilateral cooperation in the field and promote the digital environment.
Wednesday, November 25, 2015
A marine patrol cooperation agreement signed between Taiwan and the Philippines earlier this month is a "milestone" in bilateral relations that will be beneficial to both sides, a Philippines envoy said yesterday in Taipei.
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) yesterday warned Taiwanese nationals not to violate local laws when visiting Australia on working holiday programs after Australian police arrested a total of 27 Taiwanese citizens earlier this month on telecommunication fraud charges.1 Comment
Tuesday, November 24, 2015
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) yesterday clarified the nation's role in combating IS as one of "humanitarian and emergency aid" following remarks made by U.S. President Barack Obama listing Taiwan as part of the international coalition targeting the terrorist organization.
Monday, November 23, 2015
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) announced Sunday that it has raised its travel warning for Belgium to the yellow-color degree, urging Taiwanese nationals to be on the alert while traveling there.
The government yesterday expressed its deep condolences over the death of Kim Young-sam, a former South Korean president who had been a great friend of the Republic of China (R.O.C.).
An exercise held jointly by the Coast Guard Administration (CGA) and the Navy in waters off Kaohsiung, southern Taiwan Saturday was aimed at protecting Taiwan's fishermen and had nothing to do with the fishery accord signed recently between Taiwan and the Philippines, the CGA said in a statement.
Saturday, November 21, 2015
Former Vice President Vincent Siew (蕭萬長) expressed hope Friday that the Republic of China's president can attend the annual leaders' meeting of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) forum in person in the future.