Jeb Bush to arrive today on three-day visit: MOFA
The China Post news staffThe China Post news staff--Former United States Governor of Florida Jeb Bush will embark a three-day visit to Taiwan from today, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) announced yesterday.
May 23, 2012, 3:30 pm TWN
During his stay, the American politician will be visiting President Ma Ying-jeou, Legislative Speaker Wang Jin-pyng and Foreign Minister Timothy Yang, among others, a MOFA statement said.
He will also make an open speech on the sustainable development of the U.S. economy during his visit, it said.
The former Florida government is a prominent member of the Bush family. He is the second son of former U.S. President George H. W. Bush and the younger brother of former President and former Governor of Texas George W. Bush, the MOFA said.
Jeb Bush has previously visited Taiwan on several occasions in the 1980s for business purposes, the statement said.