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#Taiwan – Statement by the spokesperson on the elections

#Taiwan – Statement by the spokesperson on the elections

| January 12, 2020

“We congratulate the people of Taiwan for the high turnout on their elections. Our respective systems of governance are founded on a shared commitment to democracy, the rule of law and human rights.  “The European Union closely follows cross-Strait developments, and has consistently encouraged dialogue and constructive engagement.”

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Anti-Infiltration Act passed by #Taiwan legislature

Anti-Infiltration Act passed by #Taiwan legislature

| January 9, 2020

The Anti-Infiltration Act is passed by the Legislature 31 December in Taipei City. (CNA) The Anti-Infiltration Act was passed by the Legislature on 31 December 2019, underscoring the commitment of the government to safeguarding national security and Taiwan’s democracy. Described as an effective democratic defense mechanism by the Ministry of the Interior, the legislation complements […]

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#TaiwanNationalDay speech, Brussels

#TaiwanNationalDay speech, Brussels

| October 12, 2019

The following speech was delivered in Brussels on Wednesday 9 October in celebration of the National Day of Taiwan, R.O.C., by Representative Harry Tseng. “I am delighted to welcome you once again to celebrate Taiwan’s National Day. This is always a wonderful occasion to catch up with old friends, make new ones, and celebrate together […]

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#Taiwan cannot be absent from global fight against transnational crime

#Taiwan cannot be absent from global fight against transnational crime

| October 11, 2019

The World Drug Report 20181 published by the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) pointed out that North America, East Asia and Southeast Asia are key regions in the production and consumption of amphetamine. Furthermore, the UNODC report entitled Transnational Organized Crime in Southeast Asia: Evolution, Growth and Impact,2 which was published on […]

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#Taiwan – Asia’s go-to economy marks its National Day buoyed by its strengthening economic outlook

#Taiwan – Asia’s go-to economy marks its National Day buoyed by its strengthening economic outlook

| October 9, 2019

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Building an inclusive #UnitedNations with #Taiwan on board

Building an inclusive #UnitedNations with #Taiwan on board

| September 17, 2019

This July, President Tsai Ing-wen (pictured) of the Republic of China (Taiwan) transited through New York, an icon of diversity and freedom and home to the United Nations, as a preload to her state visit to Taiwan’s diplomatic allies in the Caribbean. While meeting with the Permanent Representatives to the UN of Taiwan’s allies, President […]

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Commission starts investigation on dumped hot rolled steel from #China, #Taiwan and #Indonesia

Commission starts investigation on dumped hot rolled steel from #China, #Taiwan and #Indonesia

| August 14, 2019

The Commission has initiated an anti-dumping investigation into imports of hot rolled stainless steel sheets and coils from China, Indonesia and Taiwan. The investigation follows a complaint lodged by the European Steel Association (EUROFER) on the grounds that the imports from these countries are made at dumped prices and hence causing injury to the European […]

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