Taiwan to hold talks with APEC members at meet
CNATAIPEI -- Taiwan will hold bilateral talks with other Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) member economies during the bloc's annual meetings being held in Bali, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs said yesterday.
October 4, 2013, 12:17 am TWN
Based on an understanding with its dialogue partners, however, Taiwan will not release the details of the talks until after the meetings, according to Catherine Hsu, deputy director-general of the ministry's Department of International Organizations.
The APEC leaders' week, which opened Oct. 1 on the Indonesian resort island, includes a ministerial meeting scheduled for Oct. 4-5, an economic leaders' meeting Oct. 7-8, and other events.
Former Vice President Vincent Siew will represent President Ma Ying jeou at the informal summit, at which he is expected to meet with Chinese President Xi Jinping. .