Friday, April 18, 2014
The recent upheaval in Taiwan over the trade-in-services agreement with China could sow doubts among Taiwan's trade partners, a former head of U.S. policy toward Taiwan cautioned Wednesday.5 Comments
President Ma Ying-jeou yesterday urged the Japanese government to properly handle the issue of comfort women — thousands of Taiwanese nationals were forced into sexual slavery by the Japanese military during World War II.
Thursday, April 17, 2014
Robert Wang, U.S. senior official for Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC), is set to visit Taiwan this week to discuss bilateral economic cooperation, the American Institute in Taiwan (AIT) said Wednesday.
Wednesday, April 16, 2014
President Ma Ying-jeou on Tuesday reassured Sao Tome and Principe that his administration is pushing for medical cooperation with the West African diplomatic ally.
The Taiwanese government has continued to lodge protests with the World Health Organization (WHO) over a leaked memo that was exposed to the public in 2011 which belittled Taiwan's international status by labeling it as part of China, a Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) official said yesterday.
e anticipated launch of larger iPhone models later this year should benefit Taiwan-based Hon Hai Precision Industry Co. (鴻海精密) because many smaller iPhones in circulation will likely be replaced, according to brokerage CLSA Ltd.
Monday, April 14, 2014
Gina McCarthy, the Administrator of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, is scheduled to meet President Ma Ying-jeou today, making her the first Cabinet-level U.S. official to visit Taiwan in 14 years.2 Comments
A visit by a Japanese Cabinet-level official to a controversial shrine in Tokyo that commemorates World War II criminals has caused concern and unease in the region, Taiwan's Ministry of Foreign Affairs said Saturday.
A group of Canadian parliamentarians is set to visit Taiwan this week to learn more about the island's political and economic development and relations across the Taiwan Strait, according to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
Saturday, April 12, 2014
Taiwan should use trade talks with the United States in order to prove its commitment to conducting the economic reforms needed to enter the regional economic bloc known as the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), the U.S. de facto ambassador to Taiwan said during a recent interview.3 Comments