Friday, September 4, 2015
Top officials from both sides of the Taiwan Strait who are in charge of their countries' respective cross-strait policies could meet this month, informed sources said Thursday.
Shares in Taiwan closed higher Thursday as investors were encouraged by a strong technical rebound on Wall Street overnight in the wake of a U.S. Federal Reserve report signaling optimism toward the U.S. economic climate, dealers said.
Thursday, September 3, 2015
Former National Development Council (NDC, 國發會) Minister Kuan Chung-ming (管中閔) yesterday rebuked former Vice-President Lien Chan for remarks made on Tuesday on World War Two in the presence of mainland Chinese leader Xi Jinping.1 Comment
Wednesday, September 2, 2015
Former Vice-President Lien Chan highlighted the role of Nationalists and Communists in fighting Japan 70 years ago, during a meeting with Chinese leader Xi Jinping yesterday in Beijing.
A former People's Liberation Army (PLA) officer was given a prison term of four years for violation of the National Security Act Tuesday.
Tuesday, September 1, 2015
Taipei - Ex-Kuomintang (KMT) Chairman Lien Chan on Tuesday echoed the idea raised recently by Chinese communist party General Secretary Xi Jinping that both sides of the Taiwan Strait should jointly write history to boost mutual understanding and cooperation.2 Comments
Judging from mainland China's military investment and modernization in recent years, China would probably invade Taiwan under certain circumstances, the Ministry of National Defense (MND) said in a report submitted to the Legislative Yuan on Monday.1 Comment
Monday, August 31, 2015
Former Vice President Lien Chan (連戰) was welcomed by Zhang Zhijun (張志軍), head of China's Taiwan Affairs Office (TAO, 國台辦) yesterday upon his arrival at the Beijing Hotel.
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.24 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.