Thursday, December 12, 2013
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) said yesterday that King Pu-tsung (金溥聰), Taiwan's de facto envoy to the U.S., had returned to handle a long-standing Taiwan-U.S. project, countering claims by local reports that King had returned to secure a high-ranking U.S. official's visit.
Wednesday, December 11, 2013
A Taiwan-based Buddhist charity, Tzu Chi Foundation, is building dozens of makeshift classrooms for school children in typhoon devastated areas of the Philippines so that they can start school again as soon as possible, a foundation member said Tuesday.1 Comment
Tuesday, December 10, 2013
A Taiwanese social welfare organization launched a campaign Monday that it hopes will recruit 500 sponsors to provide material aid for impoverished children in the southern African country of Swaziland.
Monday, December 9, 2013
A feasibility study on signing an Economic Cooperation Agreement (ECA) between Taiwan and the Philippines is nearing completion, the Philippines' top envoy to Taiwan said recently.
Sunday, December 8, 2013
A highly efficient disaster relief operation Taiwan carried out recently in typhoon-affected areas of the Philippines has highlighted Taiwan as an international disaster relief service provider, and could help improve relations between the two countries, Taiwan's Foreign Minister David Lin said yesterday.
Taiwan's representative to Vietnam said yesterday that bilateral relations between Taipei and Hanoi remain stable and are expected to continue to improve.
Saturday, December 7, 2013
The American Institute in Taiwan (AIT) Chairman of the Board of Trustees Raymond Burghardt will arrive Taipei Sunday for a five-day tour, the AIT said yesterday.
Friday, December 6, 2013
Taiwan's top envoy to Singapore yesterday defended the cost of rent for his official residence in the city-state amid opposition lawmakers' claims that the residence is too extravagant and overly expensive.
Thursday, December 5, 2013
A former U.S. official said Wednesday in Taipei that Taiwan's call for dialogue to address tensions over territorial disputes is welcomed.