Thursday, January 22, 2015
Bilateral relations between Taiwan and Vietnam will be further developed and strengthened in the future, Vietnam's envoy to Taiwan said Tuesday as his time here comes to an end.
Wednesday, January 21, 2015
Taiwan and Japan will co-host the inaugural Premier 12 baseball world tournament, an international baseball tournament involving the best 12 teams in the world, to be held November this year.
Taiwanese made 2.78 million visits to Japan last year, accounting for the largest number of foreign visitor arrivals to the neighboring country, Japan's Ministry of Justice said Tuesday.
Taiwan-U.S. ties remain solid despite a New Year's Day R.O.C. flag-raising ceremony in Washington as bilateral talks over the incident continue, a Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) official said yesterday.
Tuesday, January 20, 2015
Master Hsing Yun (星雲), founder of Taiwan's Fo Guang Shan Monastery (佛光山), departed the Philippines for Taiwan Monday after a three-day visit mainly to inspect the progress of a tuition-free college that is being established by his Buddhist charity organization.
Saturday, January 17, 2015
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) yesterday confirmed the arrest and detention of a total of 80 Taiwanese nationals in the nation's South American ally Paraguay for allegedly working in an illegal gambling ring.
The joint efforts and cooperation between police authorities on both sides of the Taiwan Strait, Malaysia and the United Kingdom recently resulted in a crackdown on a drug-smuggling ring in Taiwan, the Criminal Investigation Bureau (CIB) has announced.
A group of Canadian parliamentarians will arrive in Taiwan Saturday on a one-week visit to learn more about the development in bilateral ties, which Taiwan hopes will help to advance relations between the two countries.
Friday, January 16, 2015
Minister of Foreign Affairs David Lin (林永樂) on Thursday flatly denied speculation that the U.S. government has demanded that Taiwan remove its de facto ambassador, Shen Lyushun (沈呂巡), over a recent controversial Republic of China flag-raising ceremony in Washington, D.C.
Thursday, January 15, 2015
Pope Francis declined an invitation to visit Taiwan during his ongoing Asia visit, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) said yesterday.