Wednesday, March 12, 2014
The Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA) said yesterday that a new free trade agreement (FTA) between South Korea and Canada will have little direct impact on Taiwan.
Taiwan's military yesterday morning dispatched another C-130 transport plane to waters between Malaysia and Vietnam to help look for a Malaysia Airlines plane that disappeared off the coast of Vietnam early Saturday.
Tuesday, March 11, 2014
A Taiwanese national suffered serious injuries after being assaulted by robbers in Vietnam last week, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) said yesterday.
The number of Taiwanese tourists visiting Malaysia could hit 300,000 this year amid growing local interest in travel to the Southeast Asian country, visiting Malaysian tourism officials said yesterday.
Friday, March 7, 2014
Israel's representative to Taiwan, Simona Halperin, has joined Israeli diplomats around the world in suspending public and diplomatic activities amid a labor dispute between diplomatic staff and the Middle Eastern country's finance ministry.
Vice President Wu Den-yih (吳敦義) said yesterday that hopefully the Philippines will prosecute the suspects involved in the fatal shooting of Taiwanese fisherman Hung Shih-chen (洪石成) as soon as possible.1 Comment
Taiwan's youth ambassador program is now open for applications, allowing students to travel overseas to promote the nation's soft power and conduct cultural exchanges, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) announced yesterday.
Wednesday, March 5, 2014
Taiwan on Tuesday issued its highest travel alert for Ukraine, urging Taiwanese nationals to avoid visiting the Eastern European country amid political turmoil there.
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) yesterday urged nationals not to wear circle and colored contact lenses while taking photographs used to apply for passports to avoid being denied entry to foreign countries.
The Financial Supervisory Commission (FSC) and Taiwan Stock Exchange (TWSE) are scheduled to hold a ceremony today to celebrate the launch of financial services in the Free Economic Pilot Zones, marking a new page for Taiwan's financial industry.