Thursday, December 11, 2014
Shares in Taiwan closed sharply lower Wednesday as market sentiment was dampened by losses suffered by other regional markets amid fears over further fund outflows from the region, dealers said.
Sunday, December 7, 2014
As its ties with China improve, Taiwan should also seek to advance its relations with other countries in the region, particularly Japan, South Korea and the Philippines, a visiting former U.S. official said Saturday.
Tuesday, December 2, 2014
Beijing is not expected to change its "one China" principle in dealing with Taiwan, despite the impressive victory scored by the pro-independence Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) in Saturday's local elections in Taiwan, an American expert said Sunday.
Monday, December 1, 2014
The impact of the ruling Kuomintang's defeat in Saturday's elections on the future of Taiwan's ties with China became the main issue in international coverage of the elections.1 Comment
Saturday, November 29, 2014
Taiwan's 9-in-1 Elections on Saturday will focus on city and county administrators, but they will nevertheless have an inevitable impact on exchanges across the Taiwan Strait, Chinese scholars cautioned.
Friday, November 28, 2014
Taipei and Beijing have begun negotiations on provisions to allow Chinese travelers to make transit stops in Taiwan on their way to other destinations, the semi-official Straits Exchange Foundation (SEF) said Thursday.
Thursday, November 27, 2014
Chen Deming (陳德銘), president of China's Association for Relations Across the Taiwan Straits (ARATS, 海協會), plans to take a look at Taiwan's agricultural, tourism and other sectors during a visit before the end of this year, a Chinese official said Wednesday.
Wednesday, November 26, 2014
Zhang Zhijun, head of China's Taiwan Affairs Office, expressed optimism Tuesday that cross-Taiwan Strait relations will continue to move forward on a peaceful path.
Saturday, November 22, 2014
Mainland China's ongoing military modernization has continued to shift Taiwan-China military balance in Beijing's favor despite warming cross-strait relations, a U.S. congressional commission report said Thursday.
Saturday, November 15, 2014
President Ma Ying-jeou said in an interview published Thursday that he believes Taiwan's relations with China will "get back on track" very soon following meetings between officials from the two sides in Beijing earlier this week.
Monday, November 10, 2014
Chinese President Xi Jingping met Taiwan's former Vice President Vincent Siew (蕭萬長) yesterday, expressing his hope that cross-strait relations will stay on a healthy path for the long term.1 Comment
Sunday, November 9, 2014
China's commerce minister has promised to speed up negotiations with Taiwan over a trade-in-goods agreement, Taiwan's Economics Minister Duh Tyzz-jiun said Saturday.
Thursday, November 6, 2014
Taiwan's minister of national development said Wednesday that he is confident the bold criticisms of President Ma Ying-jeou published by a Chinese Communist Party-affiliated newspaper are unconnected to the island's plans for free economic pilot zones.
Thursday, October 30, 2014
Interior Minister Chen Wei-zen (陳威仁) said Wednesday that senior civil servants and officials whose work is related to national security will be barred from pursuing advanced studies in China, effective Thursday.