Thursday, January 23, 2014
The Executive Yuan yesterday said in order to boost Taiwan's Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) and the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) bids, the government plans to ask diplomats who are stationed in TPP or RCEP member-countries to participate a four-day training in Taiwan next month.1 Comment
Tuesday, January 21, 2014
President Ma Ying-jeou said yesterday that the government hopes to sign a foreign investment promotion and protection agreement as well as an avoidance of double taxation agreement with Canada.
The third meeting of a joint Taiwan-Japan fishing commission is scheduled to be held in Taipei on Thursday to address issues related to the regulation of fishing operations in the two countries' overlapping waters in the East China Sea, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) said yesterday.
Monday, January 20, 2014
Taiwan on Sunday expressed gratitude to the United Kingdom for repatriating a Taiwanese military intelligence officer who deserted her post in Taiwan more than 18 months ago and went into hiding in the U.K.
Sunday, January 19, 2014
A possible delay in the United States' implementation of a tax information exchange with financial institutions across the world could help Taiwan gain leverage in the follow-up negotiations, local finance officials said yesterday.
Wednesday, January 15, 2014
President Ma Ying-jeou said yesterday that all countries that have overlapping air defense identification zones (ADIZs) with mainland China over the East China Sea should engage in negotiations in order to prevent the risk of future confrontation.
Tuesday, January 14, 2014
President Ma Ying-jeou urged the Paraguayan Senate Monday to exert its influence and help promote ties between Taiwan and the South American nation through a recently established “Republic of China friendship committee” set up by the senate.
Saturday, January 11, 2014
The second day of an extradition hearing involving a British national convicted in Taiwan in a fatal hit-and-run case ended in Edinburgh on Thursday after more than five hours, with the local court setting a date for the next hearing.
Friday, January 10, 2014
Taiwanese nationals planning to visit Thailand are urged to maintain vigilance over their safety as Thai anti-government protesters prepare for a big rally scheduled to start Jan. 13 in Bangkok, Taiwan's Ministry of Foreign Affairs said Thursday.