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Saturday, November 7, 2015
Ma arrives to talks amid cheers, jeers
President Ma Ying-jeou arrived in Singapore this morning, meeting overseas compatriots based in the country at the Four Seasons Hotel.
Hotel security tightens pre-Ma-Xi meet
The site of the landmark meeting between President Ma Ying-jeou and mainland Chinese leader Xi Jinping was abuzz with media and a foreshadowing of heightened security measures, yesterday. The leaders are scheduled to meet each other at 3 p.m. today.
China experts in New York contended on Thursday that mainland China leader Xi Jinping is taking the bigger risk than President Ma Ying-jeou when the two meet in Singapore on Saturday.
President Ma Ying-jeou (馬英九) said Friday that although there has been a decrease in the number of issues between Taiwan and China over the years, there are still many issues to be resolved, and his meeting with mainland Chinese leader Xi Jinping (習近平) on Saturday is aimed at consolidating cross-strait peace and maintaining the status quo.
Still lots of cross-strait issues to be resolved despite progress: president
The meeting between the leaders on the two sides of the Taiwan Strait was able to be realized because both Taiwan and mainland China want to maintain the status quo, former National Security Council Secretary-General Su Chi (蘇起) said Friday.
The Japanese business community in Taiwan expressed support Friday for an upcoming meeting between President Ma Ying-jeou and his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping in Singapore.
Friday, November 6, 2015
Ma touts meeting as "bridge building" for his successor
President Ma Ying-jeou yesterday emphasized that the "historic milestone" of the cross-strait leaders' meeting this Saturday was the culmination of seven years of successive dialogue and institution building, and that his current efforts have been to build a bridge for his eventual successor.
Ma-Xi meet planned for weeks: MOFA
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) has been involved in the government's preparation efforts "for a period of time" ahead of the upcoming historic meeting between President Ma Ying-jeou and Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping in Singapore this Saturday, .....
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President Ma Ying-jeou said Thursday that his upcoming meeting with Chinese President Xi Jinping will be a historic landmark featuring five characteristics, the first being that it will be the first time the leaders of the two sides of the Taiwan Strait will have met.
President Ma Ying-jeou did not say Thursday whether he will address the issue of human rights in China during his upcoming meeting with Chinese leader Xi Jinping in Singapore, but pointed out that he already raises the subject every year.
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