Thursday, August 20, 2015
A Taiwanese hospital and a U.S.-based non-government organization (NGO) yesterday were both awarded the Friend of Foreign Service Medal by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) to honor their contributions in offering medical and humanitarian assistance to R.O.C. diplomatic allies to promote closer ties.
Wednesday, August 19, 2015
Five Taiwanese students received the NT$100,000 IELTS prizes from the British Council on Aug. 11.
Monday, August 17, 2015
Wei Kuo-yen (魏國彥), visiting head of Taiwan's Environmental Protection Administration, visited his U.S. counterpart Gina McCarthy Tuesday, who lauded a Taiwan-launched environmental initiative during their meeting.
Sunday, August 16, 2015
Saturday, August 15, 2015
The ruling Kuomintang (KMT) on Friday called on the Japanese government to face the history of World War II truthfully and to formally apologize for the Japanese military's practice of forcing women in Taiwan into sexual slavery during the war.
Friday, August 14, 2015
A Taiwanese acrobatics troupe is scheduled to embark Aug. 26 on a tour of Southeast Asia to promote cultural exchanges between Taiwan and the region, according to a Foreign Ministry official.
Thursday, August 13, 2015
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) said Wednesday that although it maintains a yellow travel advisory for Turkey, people traveling there should pay attention to their safety.
Taiwan and the United States jointly kicked off a three-day workshop in Taiwan Wednesday focusing on testing and diagnosis of Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS) in an effort to strengthen the region's abilities to respond to the disease.
Thursday, August 6, 2015
The top U.S. envoy to Taiwan yesterday expressed U.S. appreciation of the strong bilateral partnership on trade and investment, but noted that both sides need to take further steps to remove trade barriers to fully realize business potential.
Ting Chin-huang and Chu Jih-lin, two Taiwanese businessmen in the Philippines, have donated 30 computers to the Catholic Ming Yuen University in Bacolod to help lessen the digital divide between students from rural and urban areas.