Friday, February 14, 2014
Mainland Affairs Council Minister Wang Yu-chi (王郁琦) yesterday met his mainland Chinese counterpart, TAO Director Zhang Zhijun (張志軍), for the second time during his four-day visit in mainland China, with reports indicating that the two discussed a possible meeting between President Ma Ying-jeou and Chinese Communist Party General Secretary Xi Jinping.2 Comments
President Ma Ying-jeou said Thursday that the meetings this week between Taiwan's and China's respective cross-Taiwan Strait policymakers represent a new milestone in relations between the two sides.
Thursday, February 13, 2014
Mainland Affairs Council Minister Wang Yu-chi (王郁琦) yesterday visited Dr. Sun Yat-sen's Mausoleum in Nanjing, paying his respects to the national father, and spoke about the founding of the Republic of China.2 Comments
The United States said Tuesday that it welcomed the historic meeting between Taiwan and China's two top officials responsible for cross-Taiwan Strait affairs that took place earlier in the day in Nanjing.
Taiwan's Mainland Affairs Council (MAC) Minister Wang Yu-chi delivered a speech at China's Nanjing University Wednesday in which he called on young people on the two sides of the Taiwan Strait to change the world with sincerity.
Wednesday, February 12, 2014
Mainland Affairs Council Minister Wang Yu-chi (王郁琦) arrived in Nanjing yesterday and met with his mainland Chinese counterpart, Taiwan Affairs Office (TAO) Director Zhang Zhijun (張志軍).3 Comments
Tuesday, February 11, 2014
Mainland Affairs Council (MAC) Minister Wang Yu-chi (王郁琦) embarks on his trip to mainland China to meet the Taiwan Affairs Office (TAO) Minister Zhang Zhijun (張志軍) today, with the issue of how China will address Wang and the equality of the talks drawing attention and causing heated debate in Taiwan.2 Comments
Taiwan said Monday it would raise the issue of press freedom with China at their first government-to-government talks since 1949, after media outlets were refused accreditation for this week's meeting.
Negotiating with China to allow transit stops in Taiwan for Chinese citizens headed elsewhere will be the “most important” transport issue between the two sides, Deputy Transportation Minister Chen Chwen-jing said yesterday.
Monday, February 10, 2014
Local newspaper Apple Daily was reportedly declined a media permit by mainland China, as hordes of reporters applied to cover the upcoming visit by Mainland Affairs Council (MAC) Minister Wang Yu-chi (王郁琦).