Joseph Donovan Jr., the managing director of the Washington Office of the American Institute in Taiwan (AIT), who is currently on a visit to Taiwan, traveled to Tainan Thursday where he visited with injured earthquake victims at a local hospital.
Taiwan has taken legal action against Kenya for what it called the illegal deportation of its nationals to China, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) said Wednesday.
President-elect Tsai Ing-wen said Wednesday on her Facebook page that establishing a comprehensive supply chain for Taiwanese businesses operating in Southeast Asia and India forms the cornerstone of her new southbound policy.
All remaining Taiwanese in custody in Kenya have been forcibly deported to China despite repeated pleas from Taiwan to mainland Chinese and Kenyan authorities, a Ministry of Foreign Affairs official said on Tuesday.
Indonesia's Ministry of Tourism on Monday announced ambitious plans to boost the number of inbound Taiwanese travelers in 2016.
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) on Monday issued a strongly worded rebuke to Beijing after the mainland China authorities pressured Kenya into deporting eight Taiwanese nationals to the mainland rather than Taiwan.2 Comments
Foreign Minister David Lin (林永樂) on Thursday conferred the Order of Brilliant Star with Grand Cordon, one of the R.O.C.'s highest decorations, on the outgoing top envoy of the Holy See to Taiwan in recognition of his contribution to promoting bilateral ties over his 8-year tenure.
President Ma Ying-jeou on Thursday repeated his invitation to the Philippines to send representatives or lawyers to visit Taiwan-held Taiping Island in the disputed South China Sea.
Richard Armitage, a former deputy secretary of state of the United States, and other former foreign policy officials visited President-elect Tsai Ing-wen at Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) headquarters in Taipei on Wednesday.
Travelers from Taiwan can look forward to easier entry into the United States after the country officially becomes the seventh member of the U.S. Global Entry Program, following a joint statement signed by representatives of both sides in the U.S. on Monday.