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The representatives of the Government of Taiwan will continue with their support, this time in the area of Ocotepeque, where there are around 200 producers and about 118 hectares of avocado. To date there are an estimated 593 hectares throughout the national territory, so during this period, the country ...
An investigator said it was worrying how Hung was instructed by his Chinese handlers to focus on “secondary targets,” which include university professors, journalists, media pundits and religious leaders, and recruit them to espouse pro-China unification talks and undermine the Taiwanese government's ...

Yet the government of Taiwan is worried. To show good faith, Taiwan is already amending legislation to make it CPTPP-compatible. They feel vulnerable, despite being one of the world's most economically successful countries. It fears being caught in the crossfire of a Chinese-U.S. trade war. Many goods it ...
The government of Taiwan will take a stake in the newly-formed company, through the National Development Fund and Yao-Hwa Co Ltd, by subscribing to shares under private placements. The transaction was approved by the stockholders of the three companies late last month, and has also obtained the ...
Chen Po-chien (陳柏謙), a researcher with the Taiwan Higher Education Union, said AmCham's support of the highly controversial amendment to the Labor Standards Act emboldened the Taiwanese government to what labor groups have called "backslide" on labor rights. This is why ahead of the annual ...
Chinese state media called the military exercise a direct response to "provocations" by the Taiwanese government, and is concerned the island will push for formal independance. In October, China said the US and Taiwan had crossed its "red line" with the Taiwan Travel Act, which allows for official visits ...

New Delhi, Apr 17 (KNN) In an attempt to further strengthen trade ties between the two countries, Taiwan External Trade Development Council (TAITRA), the official body of the Government of Taiwan for trade promotion announced opening its office in New Delhi. This is going to be the fourth such office in ...
However, that any sales to overseas customers were conditional upon approval from the Taiwanese government. The display showcased the 500 foot Tuo-Chiang class missile corvette, used for coast guard patrols and naval assault ships. A impressive rocket battery system with 20 short-range rockets, ...
Last year, the government of Taiwan announced it would cut landing fees by 20 percent at most airports in Taiwan, with the exception of the Taoyuan International Airport, from Jan. 1 to Dec. 31, 2018, to boost flights between local airports and the airports in Southeast and South Asian countries.
Taiwan's economy has experienced an uptick in the past year – according to the Taiwanese government, it grew 2.86% in 2017, 1.36% higher than 2016 growth. It is expected to maintain this level of growth in 2018. Local beef production is negligible, and Taiwan imports almost all its beef, with the biggest ...
Xi is also angry about recent U.S. legislation that will allow for more senior visits between U.S. and Taiwanese government officials. Although these steps have been qualified, China sees any increase in Taiwanese military strength as a grave affront. After all, Beijing regards Taiwan not as an independent ...
As trade increases an investment protection treaty will greatly facilitate cooperation and mutual investment in key industries, like those of the Taiwanese government's “five plus two” industrial innovation program. Taiwan can benefit greatly from increased Indian investment, and the large pool of tech-savvy ...
Taiwanese NGOs urge the government of Taiwan to stop planning coal-fired facilities at the Shenao power plant. ... As reported by Taipei Times in Taiwan, the Taiwanese government is being urged to “stop planning coal-fired facilities at the Shenao Power Plant and instead consider a geothermal energy ...
The Taiwanese government wanted to emphasize the importance of the region, and also hoped to encourage students and educators to consider Taiwan as a place to develop talent and careers. According to a recent press release from the TECO office in Boston MOST Minister Chen Liang-Gee and ...
The Taiwanese government's Mainland Affairs Council expressed "strong displeasure and opposition" to what it called a "provocative act which will seriously undermine cross-strait relations." "Taiwan has the determination to defend itself and will not succumb to pressure exerted by China," it said in a ...
The US is well aware that its relationship with Taiwan is a bone of contention with China and the Taiwanese Government and President Tsai need to be extremely careful not to allow Taiwan to become a pawn in US-China relations. At present, the Taiwanese government appears to be walking that very fine ...
Washington, March 15 (CNA) U.S. President Donald Trump has yet to decide on whether to veto or sign into law the Taiwan Travel Act, which promotes meetings and visits between high-ranking American and Taiwanese government officials, a White House spokesperson said Thursday. "The final decision ...

“The Taiwanese government has pushed for cloud computing since 2010, and following that IoT, which means a lot of data is being collected and accumulated. It is also growing AI tech, which will help to leverage all the data available, and turn it into useful models for decision-making and prediction, ...
A Microsoft spokesperson says that after successfully cooperating with the Taiwanese government to get things started, now the company is turning to the ... on to form their own startup companies; there are already 37 such companies in Taiwan, and the Taiwanese government is eager to help support the ...
Taiwanese politician Lin Shufen also stressed that the Taiwanese government needs to do more to improve fishers' conditions. “The Taiwanese government did improve some of the relevant laws,” she says, but she warns that they were mainly related to illegal fishing. For regulations on working conditions, ...
So, how should the Taiwanese Government respond? Perhaps the first question is whether they should at all. Most young people in Taiwan are staunchly opposed to unification with China and acutely aware of the dangers the CCP poses to their homeland. And yet the myths around China's economic ...
The Taiwanese government's China policy-making council issued a statement saying that the “Civil Aeronautics Administration has mentioned the risk many times to China Eastern and Xiamen Air.” With the Lunar New Year quickly approaching, there was stress in the air regarding Taiwanese citizens' ...
TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – In response to the “31 measures” introduced by the Chinese government as a strategy to attract talent and business away from Taiwan, Taiwan's Mainland Affairs Council (MAC) on March 12 declared that teachers who participate in any of the programs offered are still restricted in ...
Taiwanese politician Lin Shufen also stressed that the Taiwanese government needs to do more to improve fishers' conditions. “The Taiwanese government did improve some of the relevant laws,” she says. But warns that they were mainly related to illegal fishing and for regulations on “working conditions, ...
... contentious relationship between Taiwan and China, it is unlikely that Chinese officials want Chinese citizens to witness democratic campaigning and elections. China claims sovereignty over Taiwan and maintains the Taiwanese government, officially the Republic of China, is an illegitimate government.
KUALA LUMPUR: Newly listed Nova Pharma Solutions Bhd is optimistic of its growth potential in Taiwan with the continued development of the country's biotechnology market. “There is a huge potential for the expansion of business in Taiwan as the Taiwanese government is in the midst of transforming the ...
The Southern Taiwan Science Park is a science park established by the government of Taiwan, consisting of Tainan Science Park and Kaohsiung Science Park. The STSP was designed to achieve the goal of becoming a high-tech and industrial talent centre, creating new jobs and fostering growth among ...
TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Bowing to pressure from China, the Swedish Tax Agency on Feb. 28 changed the name of Taiwan on its website to "Province of China," drawing a swift protest from the Taiwanese government and Taiwanese netizens. In an announcement released on its website on Feb. 28, the ...
“These individual issues should not be viewed as a premise for Taiwan and the United States to conduct negotiations on farm products,” Kao said at a news conference in Washington, adding that the Taiwanese government is transparent when handling such matters. “The government will continue to ...
TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- On Friday, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs warned fishermen working close to the Indonesian islands to be careful and stay alert as Indonesia's has enacted strict new policies to cut down on illegal drug shipments. According to the statement released by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, ...
Nothing in U.S. or international law currently prevents U.S. officials from meeting with Taiwanese government officials. But the U.S. government avoids such meetings out of deference to China—considering the Chinese perspective that such meetings would contradict U.S. recognition of the People's ...
Single-use plastic is being phased out in many parts of the world. While the United States has seen many cities set up campaigns to get rid of them, an entire country is going to mandate its removal over the next decade. The Taiwanese government is going to be removing items like plastic straws, bags, and ...
“The fellowship for sabbatical is truly great news and an honor to me mainly because it's from the government and only awarded to a few scholars from foreign countries,” Chen said. “So far only few statisticians have been awarded funding like this from the government of Taiwan. I am deeply grateful to have ...
BEIJING — A United States bill that encourages reciprocal visits by American and Taiwanese government officials threatens stability in the Taiwan Strait and the US must withdraw it, China's Foreign Ministry said on Friday (Feb 9). Speaking at a daily news briefing in Beijing, Chinese Foreign Ministry ...
The Taiwanese government's Mainland Affairs Council expressed “strong displeasure and opposition” to what it called a “provocative act which will seriously undermine cross-strait relations.” “Taiwan has the determination to defend itself and will not succumb to pressure exerted by China,” it said in a ...
Some, including in the Taiwanese government, suspect that Beijing seeks to hollow out Taiwan's industry by luring leading companies across the strait, increasing the self-ruled island's dependence on the mainland and pushing it toward unification. Beijing seems to be going all out with this strategy.
While the Taiwanese government is self-governing, the Chinese government claims sovereignty over the country. China practices the “One China Policy”, a policy which recognizes Taiwan and mainland China as a single entity. The relationship between the two heightened in 2016 when Tsai Ing-wen from ...
China insists on eventual unification, by force if needed, despite Taiwanese government polls showing that 70% to 80% of Taiwanese people prefer their ... The Taiwanese government's Mainland Affairs Council dismissed the measures as an attempt by China to fulfill its goal of fusing the island and ...
The Taiwanese government said it only accepted the offer because Japan could provide specialized body-heat detection equipment it did not have. But the message from Taiwan's President Tsai Ing-wen, who has refused to endorse the "one China" policy, seemed clear to China. "The Japanese side ...
Prime Minister Rick Hou on behalf of the government thanked the Taiwanese government for its commitment towards the 'One Student One Solar Lamp program' which was established since 2011. He said, the initiative aims to help local students especially in the rural areas with better lighting systems for ...
Given that the two countries had reaped a harvest through working together over the years, especially in U.S. arms sales to Taiwan, mutual trade, and Taiwan's participation in the international community, the Taiwanese government would continue seeking cooperation with the U.S., added the president.
The Taiwanese government provided compensation to the family of Castro worth Php 2.8 million (US$53,000). And why not? Taiwan, along with other countries such as Japan, Philippines, belong to Southeast Asia region are situated on the Pacific Ocean's so-called “Pacific Ring of Fire,” where natural ...
Searca's visit to these major agriculture-focused institutions in Taiwan was on the heels of separate visits of NTU and COA officials to the center in 2017 as they sought to renew ties with Searca in light of the Taiwanese government's New Southbound Policy which seeks new regional partners to enhance ...
Although indebted and currently 45% owned by the Taiwanese government, Yang Ming needs to replace vessels which are being off-hired or retired. In November 2017, Yang Ming was recapitalized and issued 500 million new shares worth $200 million, resulting in the Taiwanese government raising its ...
BEIJING — A United States bill that encourages reciprocal visits by American and Taiwanese government officials threatens stability in the Taiwan Strait and the US must withdraw it, China's Foreign Ministry said on Friday (Feb 9). Speaking at a daily news briefing in Beijing, Chinese Foreign Ministry ...
Hermangild Francis, welcomed the new law enforcement agreement and expressed immense gratitude to the government of Taiwan for its continued support to Saint Lucia, especially in its efforts in justice and security. “As we are aware, Taiwan has supported us in many areas including ICT and agriculture ...
If the referendum is held and the vote is affirmative, then the Taiwanese government would be expected to negotiate with the International Olympic Committee (IOC), and to persuade them to accept athletes from Taiwan competing under the Taiwanese flag and the designation of “Taiwan.” The campaign ...
Namely, the cancellation of 176 flights means that tens of thousands of Taiwanese will encounter difficulties getting back to Taiwan during Lunar New Year, and the Taiwanese government seems like in trying to strike back at China in a petty manner, it has instead caused disruption to the lives of its own ...
A battle between two Chinese airlines and the Taiwanese government has forced the cancellation of hundreds of flights during the busy Lunar New Year. According to Reuters.com, China Eastern Airlines and Xiamen Airlines revealed Thursday issues between Beijing and Taiwan over flight routes forced ...
On another front, Patently Apple posted a report back in October about Taiwan's Government hitting Qualcomm with a $773 million fine for abuse of power. Days later Qualcomm threatened Taiwan Businesses to assist them in forcing their government to overturn the monopoly ruling or they would lose ...


 

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