Friday, May 22, 2015
Washington - The United States hopes to continue its close cooperation with Taiwan achieved in recent years, a U.S. State Department official said Thursday, stressing that an important ingredient of that close cooperation is the stable development of ties across the Taiwan Strait., 1 Comment
The price of a one-way ticket between Taipei Main Station and Kaohsiung's Zuoying Station may be lowered from NT$1,630 to NT$1,490 ahead of the Chinese New Year holidays in 2016, according to the Bureau of High Speed Rail (BOHSR, 高鐵局) yesterday.
A TransAsia Airways (復興航空) aircraft, flight number GE5042, reported an engine failure yesterday 10 minutes after takeoff, according to the Civil Aeronautics Administration (FAA, 民航局)., 2 Comments
President Ma Ying-jeou is scheduled to visit Taiwan's diplomatic allies in Central America and the Caribbean region in July and will make stop-overs in Boston and Los Angeles, local media reported yesterday.
The Taiwan Culinary Exhibition (TCE) will be held from July 17 to July 20 in areas A and D of Taipei World Trade Center's Hall 1 and the exhibition will be bigger than ever, said the TCE in a press release yesterday.
A United States P8A surveillance aircraft flying near the disputed Spratly islands in the South China Sea on May 20 was asked by the Chinese navy to leave the area.
Phase-three water restrictions could continue in Greater Kaohsiung despite recent plum rains, for precipitation has been concentrated on plains and done little to replenish supplies, the Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA, 經濟部) said yesterday., 1 Comment
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs declined to confirm a local media report Thursday that President Ma Ying-jeou will visit Taiwan's diplomatic allies in Central America and the Caribbean and make a transit stop in the United States later this year., 1 Comment
The schedules of several flights between Taiwan and China were disrupted Thursday due to a weather front that has brought heavy rains and strong winds to region, Taoyuan International Airport Corp. (TIA) said Thursday.
Roughly 200 more patients sought emergency treatment for enterovirus symptoms in the past week, a week-on-week increase of some 36 percent, the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) said Thursday.