Tuesday, November 5, 2013
The Thailand-headquartered Karen Human Rights Group (KHRG) has been selected for the 2013 Asia Democracy and Human Rights Award, which is presented each year by the Taiwan Foundation for Democracy (TFD).
Monday, November 4, 2013
The Fisheries Agency said yesterday that Taiwan has taken active steps to promote tilapia raised in the country and will continue to take on a South Korean TV news program that cast Taiwan's tilapia manufacturing industry in a negative light.
Sunday, November 3, 2013
The first six of 30 AH-64E Apache attach helicopters purchased by the R.O.C. Army from the U.S. are scheduled to be delivered to the Kaohsiung Harbor at midnight on Nov. 4, according to military sources.
A top fishery official yesterday voiced his support for the Taiwan Tilapia Alliance taking legal action against a South Korean TV station that recently aired a negative report on Taiwan's tilapia farming industry.1 Comment
Thursday, October 31, 2013
A Taiwanese official in Singapore on Wednesday tried to allay public concerns over the importation of Taiwan's edible oil products to Singapore after it was found that some brands had been adulterated with cheap cottonseed oil and various additives as a way to boost profits.
Peru is hoping to see 4,000 visitors from Taiwan by the end of 2013 as a result of burgeoning economic and cultural ties, the Commercial Office of Peru in Taipei said yesterday.
Wednesday, October 30, 2013
The Legislative Yuan passed Tuesday an economic accord the country signed with New Zealand in July and a related Foreign Trade Act amendment.
Monday, October 28, 2013
Taiwan has provided its papaya seedling technology to Mexico, as part of the government's efforts to expand international agricultural exchanges and cooperation, according to an official at a local agricultural research station.
Saturday, October 26, 2013
In response to the country's frequent landslides, especially in the aftermath of typhoons, a Taiwanese-Japanese metal business concern has rolled out new sand dam designs, including a “grill-shaped steel tube dam” and sand dams that can breathe,” that it hopes will contain such disasters.
Friday, October 25, 2013
Taiwan is close to signing a reciprocal working holiday agreement with Hungary, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) said yesterday.