Friday, February 14, 2014
Taiwan's delegation to the World Trade Organization (WTO) inked a protocol of accession with their Afghan counterparts on Wednesday, marking an important milestone for the conflict-strewn Central Asian nation in its efforts to join the WTO.
Thursday, February 13, 2014
Little progress has been made so far on the possible signing of a reciprocal youth working holiday agreement between Taiwan and France due to a problem raised by France, France's top envoy in Taiwan said yesterday.
A provincial premier of Canada said during his first visit to Taiwan Wednesday that he sees great opportunities in the island and looks forward to more cooperation and partnerships between the two sides.
With the participation of the country's academia and businesses, the Cabinet's National Science Council (國科會, NSC) is launching a grand project to enhance the competitiveness of Taiwan's information and communication technology (ICT) industry.
Wednesday, February 12, 2014
Taiwanese diplomats will be given lectures and will take a tour around sites in Central and Southern Taiwan that are designated as the nation's free trade economic zones during upcoming seminars, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) said yesterday.
Friday, February 7, 2014
The United States is committed to helping Taiwan meet its legitimate security needs and strongly supports and encourages continued dialogue across the Taiwan Strait, U.S. Assistant Secretary of State Daniel Russel said Wednesday.
A newly launched service to allow nationals to make online reservations before visiting the Foreign Ministry's Bureau of Consular Affairs (BOCA) to file passport applications is running smoothly and saves a great deal of time and money, a Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) official said yesterday.
Thursday, February 6, 2014
Acer Inc. is set to boost its revenue, gross margin and operational efficiency this year as it continues restructuring efforts and bets its future on cloud computing technology, its top executive said Wednesday.
The chairman of Taiwan's top financial regulator, the Financial Supervisory Commission, said Wednesday that he remains optimistic about the outlook of the Taiwan stock market, although the index plunged on the first trading session after the Lunar New Year holiday.