Saturday, September 27, 2014
Taiwan's first lady Chow Mei-ching (周美青) will attend a concert by the Taiwan-based Ju Percussion Group (朱宗慶打擊樂團) in Vienna, Austria, next Monday in her capacity as honorary leader of the music ensemble, a spokesman for the group said Friday.
Thursday, September 25, 2014
The 62nd World Congress of Femmes Chefs d'Enterprises Mondiales, World Association of Women Entrepreneurs (FCEM), ended its first annual meeting in Taiwan yesterday, said a press release from the organization.
Taipei Mayor Hau Lung-bin signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) Tuesday with the School of International and Public Affairs (SIPA) of Columbia University in a bid to send his staff to the prestigious university for training.
Wednesday, September 24, 2014
The American Institute in Taiwan (AIT) yesterday announced that Raymond Burghardt, Chairman of the Board of Trustees of AIT, is expected to arrive in Taiwan today for a four-day tour.1 Comment
Tuesday, September 23, 2014
Foreign Minister David Lin (林永樂) yesterday reaffirmed the R.O.C.'s close diplomatic relations with its allies amid an opposition lawmaker's allegation that at least six of Taiwan's allies could soon end ties with Taipei in favor of Beijing.1 Comment
Opening Taiwan's doors to American pork is not an issue of high priority between Taiwan and the United States, with many other issues requiring the attention of the two countries first, Deputy Foreign Minister Andrew J. C. Kao said Monday.
Saturday, September 20, 2014
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) plans to invite senior government officials from Taiwan's Central American ally Panama for visit to further solidify bilateral ties, Foreign Minister David Lin (林永樂) said.
An ad hoc investigation panel headed by the Criminal Investigation Bureau (CIB, 刑事警察局) busted a cross-strait telecom fraud ring, nabbing 12 suspects involved in an elaborate fraud scheme.
Friday, September 19, 2014
The Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA) yesterday denied a media report that claimed a Taiwan-made facial mask product was banned from sale in Italy because of the recent tainted edible oil scandal.
Foreign Minister David Lin (林永樂) yesterday said his ministry is considering briefing foreign ambassadors and representatives in Taiwan on the government's responsive measures on the recent gutter oil scandal.