Monday, January 26, 2015
American columnist Josh Gelernter published an article on a U.S. website called National Review Online on Saturday, Jan. 24, encouraging the rekindling of U.S.-Taiwan diplomacy.1 Comment
Friday, January 23, 2015
Two Hong Kong lawmakers who participated in the Occupy Central campaign will be joining a World Freedom Day celebration in Taipei today, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) announced yesterday.
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) yesterday urged Taiwanese people and NGOs operating in countries nearby the areas occupied by of the militant group Islamic State (IS) to take care in terms of personal safety.
Two high-ranking U.S. officials were scheduled to arrive in Taiwan Thursday to discuss international fisheries and marine conservation issues with Taiwanese counterparts, the American Institute in Taiwan (AIT) said that day.
Thursday, January 22, 2015
Honduras' new ambassador to the Republic of China (Taiwan) presented a copy of his credentials to Foreign Minister David Lin (林永樂) on Wednesday, after arriving in Taipei the previous day to take up his new post, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) said.
Wednesday, January 21, 2015
Taiwan ranks 54th for cost of living compared to 119 countries around the world, according to the latest updates of global research organization Numbeo.
Tuesday, January 20, 2015
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) yesterday confirmed that the nation's Central American ally Honduras has appointed a new ambassador to Taiwan last week and the envoy is expected to arrive soon to fill the vacancy left following the departure of his predecessor one and a half years ago.
Friday, January 16, 2015
Taiwan continues to enhance ties with diplomatic allies in the Latin American and Caribbean regions in the wake of China's continuous efforts to lure these allies with financial incentives, according to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA).
Foreign Minister David Lin (林永樂) yesterday said the ministry has suspended plans to send a diplomat caught in alleged sex scandal to the Philippines pending an thorough probe.
Wednesday, January 14, 2015
Taiwan and the U.S. have continued to build friendly ties based on the Taiwan Relations Act (TRA, 台灣關係法), the U.S. de facto ambassador to Taiwan said yesterday.
Taiwan's medical missions in Africa have benefited more than 100,000 people in Burkina Faso, Swaziland and Sao Tome and Principe over the past two decades, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs said Tuesday.
Sunday, January 11, 2015
The Foreign Ministry denied a local news report yesterday claiming senior U.S. officials demanded that Taiwan replace its U.S. envoy in the wake of a flag-raising ceremony in Washington, D.C.
Friday, January 9, 2015
The United States yesterday urged Taiwan not to hold flag-raising ceremony again at the Twin Oaks estate, the former residence of R.O.C. ambassadors to the U.S. in Washington, D.C., as a New Year's Day ceremony has escalated into a diplomatic incident that complicates bilateral relations.1 Comment
France's representative office in Taiwan observed one minute of silence Thursday in memory of 12 people who were killed in an apparent terrorist attack at the office of a satirical magazine in Paris on Wednesday.2 Comments