Tuesday, December 31, 2013
No Taiwanese nationals were injured during the two recent suspected suicide bombing incidents that occurred Sunday and Monday in Russia, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) said yesterday.
Monday, December 30, 2013
Palau President Tommy E. Remengesau Jr. recently thanked Taiwan for the rapid response and strong support in offering relief supplies to his country after it was ravaged by Super Typhoon Haiyan in November.
Friday, December 27, 2013
Taiwan expressed “regret” over the visit of Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe to a controversial shrine honoring Japanese soldiers who perished in World War II, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) said yesterday.5 Comments
A second meeting of a Taiwan-Japan fishery commission was held yesterday in Tokyo to address issues related to the regulation of fishing operations in their overlapping waters in the East China Sea, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs said.
Thursday, December 26, 2013
Whether Emily Yeh (葉玫), an ex-R.O.C. military intelligence officer who fled to the UK in desertion, will be court-martialed or tried by a civilian court depends on when she is deported, a military official said yesterday.
Wednesday, December 25, 2013
Female Taiwanese military intelligence officer Emily Yeh (葉玫) will be deported back to Taiwan after the New Year, said the Taipei Representative Office in the United Kingdom yesterday.
Taiwan has sent officials to provide assistance to Taiwanese nationals who were reportedly arrested in Bangladesh under suspicion of violating local telecommunication laws, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) said yesterday.
Tuesday, December 24, 2013
Professional mainland Chinese pickpockets have been targeting flights to and from Southeast Asia, a member of Taiwan's representative office in Indonesia said, urging Taiwanese travelers to remain alert.
Taiwan is seeking to sign a bilateral investment agreement with the United Kingdom as part of its efforts to strengthen trade relations between the two countries, Taiwan's representative to the UK said yesterday.
Friday, December 20, 2013
During an inquiry session of the Legislative Yuan's Education and Culture Committee yesterday to review the proposed draft to amend the regulations regarding the establishment of virtual universities, minister of Education Chiang Wei-ling (蔣偉寧) said that part of the Taiwan Free Economic Pilot Zone includes a plan for “Education Innovation,” which encompasses four individual programs which will not be launched within any of the designated Pilot Zone areas, but virtually.