Thursday, January 30, 2014
The Agricultural Trade Office (ATO) of the American Institute in Taiwan (AIT) invites importers of American agricultural food and beverage products to exhibit at the USA Pavilion of the Taipei International Food Show (TIFS). The show runs from June 25 to June 28. The USA Pavilion is taking applications now with an early-bird special rate that ends on Feb. 28, 2014, according to AIT.
Wednesday, January 29, 2014
A Taiwanese agency is planning to send a personnel training expert to the Indonesian island of Morotai, the site of a collaborative development project between the two countries, the agency responsible for the program said yesterday.
Sunday, January 26, 2014
President Ma Ying-jeou has expressed hopes that relations between the Republic of China (Taiwan) and Sao Tome and Principe will reach a new high this year through close cooperation between the two countries.
Opposition Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) Chairman Su Tseng-chang described the relationship between Taiwan and China as an important but “complicated” on Friday in London.
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) protested Saturday over Japan's launch of a website a day earlier that reiterates its sovereignty claims over the disputed Diaoyutai Islands.
Friday, January 24, 2014
Taiwan raised its travel alert for Thailand's capital city Bangkok to orange late on Wednesday, urging its nationals to avoid unnecessary trips to the Thai capital and neighboring areas and to take precautions during their trip to the city, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) said.
Taiwanese tourists were the top spenders in Seoul last year, according to a report released by a think tank in the South Korean capital.
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.