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Leaving no-one behind: #Taiwan participation in World Health Assembly

Leaving no-one behind: #Taiwan participation in World Health Assembly

| May 5, 2017 | 0 Comments

Nine years ago, having garnered tremendous international support, Taiwan was invited by the World Health Organization (WHO) to attend the 62nd World Health Assembly (WHA) as an observer. Since then, Taiwan’s active participation in WHA and WHO technical meetings has improved disease control in Taiwan and around the world, as Taiwan is committed to assisting […]

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#Trump & Beijing main diplomatic challenges

#Trump & Beijing main diplomatic challenges

| March 16, 2017 | 0 Comments

In a report to the Legislature’s Foreign Affairs and National Defense Committee on 6 March, Republic Of China’s (ROC) Minister of Foreign Affairs David Lee stated that the ROC’s main diplomatic challenges are US President Donald Trump’s new policies and Beijing’s toughening measures toward Taiwan’s participation in the international community. Since the US pulled out of […]

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#Trump & Beijing main diplomatic challenges

#Trump & Beijing main diplomatic challenges

| March 16, 2017 | 0 Comments

In a report to the Legislature’s Foreign Affairs and National Defense Committee on 6 March, Republic Of China’s (ROC) Minister of Foreign Affairs David Lee stated that the ROC’s main diplomatic challenges are US President Donald Trump’s new policies and Beijing’s toughening measures toward Taiwan’s participation in the international community. Since the US pulled out of […]

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#Taiwan, #Croatia exchanges sign co-operation agreement

#Taiwan, #Croatia exchanges sign co-operation agreement

| February 17, 2017 | 0 Comments

Taipei Exchange, the nation’s over-the-counter market, signed a memorandum of understanding with Croatia’s Zagreb Stock Exchange Feb. 15 in Taipei City, establishing a strong foundation for future collaboration in the financial services sector between Taiwan and European Bank for Reconstruction and Development recipient nations, according to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. Su Yu-ching, TPEx CEO […]

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#Taiwan: President Tsai calls for closer economic co-operation with UK

#Taiwan: President Tsai calls for closer economic co-operation with UK

| February 1, 2017 | 0 Comments

On 24 January, President Tsai Ing-wen received Britain’s new representative to Taiwan, Catherine Nettleton, at the Presidential Office, saying that Taiwan and the UK should strengthen economic and trade co-operation. According to President Tsai, there is significant room for greater bilateral economic co-operation in the emerging sectors targeted as key components of her administration’s economic development […]

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#Taiwan seeks to join fight against #GlobalWarming

#Taiwan seeks to join fight against #GlobalWarming

| November 7, 2016 | 0 Comments

In June, the temperature in Taipei reached 38.7 degrees Celsius, the highest in a century. Another recent anomaly is a marked decline in the frequency of steady rainfall. Instead, Taiwan was hit with a series of torrential downpours that caused many flash floods, significantly damaging our infrastructure, ecosystem, as well as crops. More and more […]

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Support for #Taiwan Interpol participation

Support for #Taiwan Interpol participation

| November 1, 2016 | 0 Comments

Globalization has abetted a rise in cross-border crime. To fight against this, 190 members of the International Criminal Police Organization (Interpol) will meet in Bali Indonesia, from 7-10 November, to discuss terrorism and other transnational crimes, at the 85th Interpol General Assembly. However, the Republic of China (Taiwan) has long been excluded from the Interpol General […]

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