Friday, March 14, 2014
The Legislative Yuan yesterday failed to deliberate a single article of the Cross-Strait Trade in Services Agreement as the ruling party and opposition lawmakers still argue over the regulated procedures to review the pact.
The Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) released a recent cross-strait survey in its China Affairs Committee (CAC) meeting yesterday that sparked debate, with many criticizing the party for trying to “boycott” all China-related issues.
An Air Force major and a karaoke club owner have been indicted for disclosing military secrets to China, prosecutors in Kaohsiung said yesterday.1 Comment
Spring Airlines, a Shanghai-based budget carrier, launched a “love flight” from Shanghai to Taipei yesterday, carrying seven Chinese men and seven Chinese women on an onboard blind date.
Friday, March 7, 2014
Beijing's top cross-strait negotiator said yesterday that the “1992 consensus” has yet to receive universal acceptance in Taiwan.
Thursday, March 6, 2014
Chinese authorities have invited retired Taiwanese generals to attend the 90th anniversary of the Whampoa Military Academy (黃埔軍校) in China this year, an opposition lawmaker said yesterday.
Despite warming cross-strait ties, China has continued to enhance its combat capabilities and will be capable of launching a full-scale military attack against Taiwan by 2020, the Ministry of National Defense (MND) said in a report to the Legislative Yuan yesterday.
Wednesday, March 5, 2014
There is plenty of “room for imagination” about a proposed summit between the leaders of China and Taiwan, including the possibility of holding the meeting in a third territory, a local newspaper quoted a Chinese official as saying Tuesday.
Tuesday, March 4, 2014
According to a recently released survey, 63.1 percent of the public are in favor of the Mainland Affairs Council (MAC) setting up a mechanism for routine communication with its mainland Chinese counterpart, the Taiwan Affairs Office, while 70 percent are in favor of the government arranging TAO Minister Zhang Zhijun's visit to Taiwan under the principles of equality and dignity.