Thursday, September 18, 2014
Americans had relatively “neutral” feelings about Taiwan and a large majority felt the United States should not send troops to defend Taiwan if invaded by China, according to survey by the Chicago Council on Global Affairs released Monday.
Tuesday, September 16, 2014
The first winners of the biennial Tang Prize have arrived in Taiwan to attend the award ceremony and take part in a week-long series of lectures and other activities to celebrate the international academic award established by Taiwanese entrepreneur Samuel Yin in 2012.
Monday, September 15, 2014
Chinese American historian and Tang Prize laureate Yu Ying-shih (余英時) arrived in Taiwan Sunday to participate in an awards ceremony and a series of events to celebrate the first Tang Prize.
Taiwanese tea oil producer Mei-shan Tea Oil Production Cooperative (梅山茶油生產合作社) is keen to develop business opportunities in India, while National Tsing Hua University (NTHU) President Hong Ho-cheng (賀陳弘) is in full support and Chinese International Economic Cooperation Association (CIECA, 中華民國國際經濟合作協會) Chairman Wang Chung-yu (王鍾渝) cautions against rash investments in India, CNA (中央社) reported.1 Comment
Sunday, September 14, 2014
Richard Bush, a former chairman of the American Institute of Taiwan (AIT), said Friday that the United States “has not been quiet” on Taiwan's past presidential elections and will express its views on Taiwan's presidential election in 2016.2 Comments
A former American Institute in Taiwan (AIT) official yesterday urged the United States government to sell submarines to Taiwan to beef up its defensive capabilities amid the rising territorial claims in the Asia-Pacific region.1 Comment
Friday, September 12, 2014
Three elementary schools in Cebu, the Philippines, recently reopened following reconstruction work carried out with financial aid from CTBC Holding, the company said yesterday.
Wednesday, September 10, 2014
Waste cooking oils can be still useful if treated properly, says Aharon Gedanken from the Department of Chemistry at Bar-Ilan University, Ramat-Gan, Israel.1 Comment
Friday, September 5, 2014
The award ceremony of the first Tang Prizes (唐獎) will take place Sept. 18, and world leaders in their respective fields will visit Taipei to attend the ceremony and a week of lectures and events.
Thursday, September 4, 2014
Taiwan and Hungary have signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) on agricultural cooperation, which Taiwan's Foreign Ministry said Wednesday will help advance bilateral efforts in agriculture, forestry, fishing and environmental sustainability.