China urges Taiwan to keep ties

Nov 30, 2014

China urges Taiwan to keep ties

Beijing urged Taipei to protect the gains of landmark cooperation between the mainland and the self-ruled island after Taiwan’s pro-China ruling Kuomintang party was routed in local elections. The defeat in Saturday’s elections of the Kuomintang, which lost nine cities and counties, including its ...

Oct 31, 2014

Taiwan to demand certificates for Japanese food imports

Taiwanese authorities are considering requiring production area certificates for all food imports from Japan and radiation check certificates for some, according to informed sources. The authorities plan to implement the new policy in 2015 after gauging public opinion. Following the nuclear accident at the ...

Taiwan urges Japan to cooperate more on solar power technology

Oct 30, 2014

Taiwan urges Japan to cooperate more on solar power technology

Taiwan hopes Japanese businesses will aggressively invest in Taiwanese solar power stations, Vice Premier Mao Chi-kuo said in a recent interview. Noting that Taiwanese firms have already built solar power facilities in Japan, Mao said Japanese investment in such plants in Taiwan would be ...