Thursday, May 28, 2015
The United States welcomed a Taiwan initiative for peace in the disputed South China Sea, an official with the U.S. State Department said Tuesday.
Charles H. Rivkin, the U.S. assistant secretary of state for economic and business affairs, will visit Taiwan for the first time this Sunday for a four-day tour, the American Institute in Taiwan (AIT) announced yesterday.
A threat targeting an EVA Air passenger plane has been confirmed to be a false alarm following an investigation by U.S. authorities, the airline said on Tuesday.
The UK's de facto embassy in Taiwan has officially changed its name to "British Office" from the original "British Trade and Cultural Office" (BTCO), the office announced yesterday.
Wednesday, May 27, 2015
The latest fishing incident in which a Taiwanese boat was boarded by a Philippines coastguard vessel late Monday happened due to different understandings on the scope of marine patrols in overlapping waters, Foreign Minister David Lin (林永樂) said yesterday.
Saturday, May 23, 2015
The United States does not take sides in Taiwan's presidential elections, U.S. officials said Thursday ahead of an upcoming visit by opposition Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) presidential candidate Tsai Ing-wen to the U.S.2 Comments
Friday, May 22, 2015
Economics Minister John Deng (鄧振中) departed for the Philippines Thursday to attend the annual Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation forum (APEC) meeting of Ministers Responsible for Trade.
Vietnamese budget carrier VietJet Air, which started operations in Taiwan last year, said Thursday it will provide two more round-trip services per week between Taipei and Ho Chi Minh, starting next month.
Wednesday, May 20, 2015
The Honduras ambassador to the R.O.C. yesterday presented his side of the story regarding a hit-and-run accusation, stressing that he is here to follow Taiwanese laws and intends to cooperate with local authorities.6 Comments
Monday, May 18, 2015
A Taiwanese exchange student was injured by an American bison while sightseeing in the Yellowstone National Park in Wyoming, U.S. on May 15.1 Comment