Sunday, August 30, 2015
Former Vice President Lien Chan's (連戰) plans to visit mainland China to meet with Xi Jinping and attend a military parade commemorating the end of World War II have remained unchanged, with him scheduled to leave Taiwan today amid attempts at dissuasion.2 Comments
Saturday, August 29, 2015
Former Vice President Lien Chan's (連戰) planned attendance at a military parade in Beijing on Sept. 3 has drawn heavy criticism, and many politicians who once worked with Lien in the government have shied away from the issue.
Friday, August 28, 2015
Former Vice President Lien Chan (連戰) will visit mainland China on Sept. 1, where he is expected to meet with Xi Jinping and attend a military parade commemorating the end of World War II, his office confirmed yesterday.1 Comment
Thursday, August 27, 2015
Former Vice President Lien Chan will attend World War II commemorative activities in Beijing, including a military parade next week, and hold a meeting with Chinese President Xi Jinping during his visit, an aide has said.
The head of Fujian province (福建省) on Wednesday said his province would do its best to complete a project to supply water to Kinmen ahead of schedule after Taiwan requested that the timetable be moved forward.
In contrast with the simmering tensions between South and North Korea, efforts by the two sides of the Taiwan Strait to pursue peaceful development of relations have produced "tangible value," President Ma Ying-jeou said Wednesday.
Wednesday, August 26, 2015
Mainland China's top official negotiator with Taiwan yesterday stated that the results of past cross-strait agreements could "collapse" if the "1992 Consensus" is not upheld, as the two sides concluded two new agreements yesterday in Fuzhou.1 Comment
Tuesday, August 25, 2015
Sunday, August 23, 2015
Taiwan has always been actively negotiating with China to set up representative offices in each other's territory, the Mainland Affairs Council (MAC) has said, denying claims from a Beijing official that Taipei was stalling talks.
Taipei Mayor Ko Wen-je (柯文哲) explained Saturday that he was trying to show goodwill to Beijing when he said "the people on both sides of the Taiwan Strait are one family."1 Comment