Monday, June 30, 2014
President Ma Ying-jeou left for Panama late Sunday to attend the inauguration of President-elect Juan Carlos Varela on July 1.
Wednesday, June 25, 2014
The Financial Supervisory Commission (FSC, 金融監督管理委員會) yesterday stated that Taiwan is currently recognized by the United States of America as an “Agreements in Substance” nation of the Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA).1 Comment
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) yesterday remained tight-lipped on whether it plans to levy punishments on Taiwanese officials in Japan over a naming controversy centering on an exhibition in Tokyo featuring National Palace Museum (NPM) artifacts.
Taiwan's representative to New Zealand will return home to take over as head of East Asian and Pacific affairs in the coming weeks, according to diplomatic sources.
Tuesday, June 24, 2014
Hong Kong Newspaper Sky Post (晴報) yesterday published an article in which a Hong Kong Airlines flight attendant announced the start of a campaign on a social network platform, calling for all flight attendants of the airline to launch a language strike on July 1 in protest of recent frictions with mainland Chinese passengers.2 Comments
Monday, June 23, 2014
A “One Village One Product” agricultural project undertaken by the R.O.C. (Taiwan) Technical Mission in Indonesia and the Indonesian government has achieved considerable success, an Indonesian official said.
Saturday, June 21, 2014
The Tokyo National Museum said yesterday it takes full responsibility after it was forced to cancel a press conference to promote an unprecedented exhibition of the National Palace Museum's (NPM, 國立故宮博物院) collection in Tokyo due to promotional posters omitting the word “national.”
Japanese encephalitis cases are on the rise and could peak this month or next, Taiwan's Centers for Disease Control (CDC) warned Friday, urging the public to avoid mosquito infested areas.
Monday, June 16, 2014
A senior official from Taiwan's African ally San Tome and Principle is scheduled to meet with Foreign Minister David Lin (林永樂) today and the two sides might talk about President Manuel Pinto da Costa's recent China visit, a source told The China Post yesterday.
Saturday, June 14, 2014
Taiwan is taking measures to help a family get to the United States to claim the body of a relative who died earlier this week after being struck by a falling tree in Yellowstone National Park.