Thursday, August 28, 2014
The governor of Yamaguchi prefecture in Japan is scheduled to visit Taiwan in early September to discuss advancing exchanges between his prefecture and Taiwan, according to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
Wednesday, August 27, 2014
The Criminal Investigation Bureau (CIB) yesterday said it has asked its Thai counterpart for assistance in tracking the whereabouts of Hsieh Yuan-hsin (謝源信) — the main suspect in the murder of billionaire Shih Chia-chin (施家金).
A Taiwanese entrepreneur was being sought by a Japanese man who was moved by Taiwanese generosity in July to help fund a medical bill for sending an ill Japanese person home for further care.
Tuesday, August 26, 2014
Winners of the first Tang Prize (唐獎) will literally get a taste of Taiwanese culture when they visit the country in September during a special dinner of creative Taiwanese gourmet.
Monday, August 25, 2014
Legislative Speaker Wang Jin-pyng is leading a delegation to the 20th anniversary meeting of the Forum of Presiding Officers of National Parliaments of Central America and the Caribbean Basin, an official of the Legislative Yuan said Sunday.
Indonesian president-elect Joko Widodo has thanked Taiwan for its friendly treatment of Indonesian workers in Taiwan and urged Taiwanese to visit and invest in his country.
Sunday, August 24, 2014
President Ma Ying-jeou on Friday told a Japanese envoy that the Asian country should review the imbalance of tourist flow between the two nations.2 Comments
Saturday, August 23, 2014
Friday, August 22, 2014
China has no reason to oppose Taiwan's possible signing of a free trade agreement (FTA) with Malaysia, as ultimately the signing will be beneficial to both sides of the strait, Taiwan's top envoy to the Southeast Asian country said yesterday.1 Comment
Monday, August 18, 2014
The head of the Taiwanese foundation that manages the Tang Prize, a new award that has been touted as the “Asian Nobel Prize,” said Saturday he would not rule out the possibility of some Tang Prize events being held in China in the future.