Thursday, November 7, 2013
Taiwan's Centers for Disease Control (CDC) on Wednesday urged people traveling to China to stay alert, following the discovery there of two new human cases of the H7N9 bird flu.
The Mainland Affairs Council (MAC) said Wednesday that it will push for exchanges of visits between the heads of the MAC and its mainland counterpart, the Taiwan Affairs Office under China's State Council, and establish a regular communication mechanism.
Friday, November 1, 2013
President Ma Ying-jeou said yesterday that although cross-strait ties have improved substantially over the past five years, Taiwan cannot let its guard down, because there hasn't been a change in mainland China's military strategy against Taiwan.1 Comment
Tuesday, October 29, 2013
President Ma Ying-jeou said Monday that his administration has dealt with relations with mainland China based on the Republic of China Constitution and Taiwan's national interests, rejecting allegations that his government is “selling out Taiwan.”
A display of China's first nuclear submarine fleet in state-run media was a show of force targeted mainly at the United States, experts in Taiwan said Monday.
Monday, October 28, 2013
Taiwan and China should work together to explore the possibility of building natural gas pipelines across the Taiwan Strait, the vice chairman of Taiwan's Chinatrust Financial Holding Co. said Sunday at a bilateral forum in Nanning, China.
Sunday, October 27, 2013
Taiwan's top official in charge of mainland China affairs said Saturday that in the negotiations on the establishment of reciprocal offices on both sides of the Taiwan Strait, Beijing should grant Taiwan personnel the right to visit Taiwanese prisoners in China.
Saturday, October 26, 2013
President Ma Ying-jeou has said in an interview with an American newspaper that his administration has not deliberately avoided political talks with mainland China and has been willing to discuss any pressing issue.
Tuesday, October 22, 2013
More than 60 percent of Taiwanese back official contact between the two countries either side of the Taiwan Strait, the Mainland Affairs Council (MAC) said yesterday, citing the results of a poll it commissioned.
The relationship across the Taiwan Strait remains one between two adversaries, Minister of National Defense Yen Ming said Monday, adding that China poses the biggest security threat to Taiwan.