Monday, January 26, 2015
More than five hundred volunteers in New Taipei on Saturday helped to clean, pack and move some 100,000 pairs of secondhand shoes that will be shipped to Kenya to help prevent infections caused by chigoe fleas.
Saturday, January 24, 2015
A website has reported an enthusiastic response to a “bring home Ellie's baby sister from Taiwan” campaign.
Friday, January 23, 2015
Today marks the 61st anniversary of World Freedom Day, with the World League of Freedom and Democracy (WLFD) Republic of China Chapter holding a string of celebrations as well as forums on freedom and democracy.
Thursday, January 22, 2015
The Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA) will soon request the WTO to adjudicate on anti-dumping measures imposed by Canada on imports of carbon steel welded pipe from Taiwan.
Bilateral relations between Taiwan and Vietnam will be further developed and strengthened in the future, Vietnam's envoy to Taiwan said Tuesday as his time here comes to an end.
Wednesday, January 21, 2015
Taiwan and Japan will co-host the inaugural Premier 12 baseball world tournament, an international baseball tournament involving the best 12 teams in the world, to be held November this year.
Taiwanese made 2.78 million visits to Japan last year, accounting for the largest number of foreign visitor arrivals to the neighboring country, Japan's Ministry of Justice said Tuesday.
Taiwan-U.S. ties remain solid despite a New Year's Day R.O.C. flag-raising ceremony in Washington as bilateral talks over the incident continue, a Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) official said yesterday.
Tuesday, January 20, 2015
Master Hsing Yun (星雲), founder of Taiwan's Fo Guang Shan Monastery (佛光山), departed the Philippines for Taiwan Monday after a three-day visit mainly to inspect the progress of a tuition-free college that is being established by his Buddhist charity organization.
Saturday, January 17, 2015
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) yesterday confirmed the arrest and detention of a total of 80 Taiwanese nationals in the nation's South American ally Paraguay for allegedly working in an illegal gambling ring.