6th Cross-Straits Cultural Industries Fair scheduled

2013-08-19 21:32:38

The sixth annual Cross-Straits Cultural Industries Fair will take place from Oct 25 to 28 in Xiamen, Fujian province.

Mainland, Taiwan experts meet on judicial issues

2013-08-14 20:35:36

A mainland official has called for keeping pace with the times to consolidate, enrich and improve legal and judicial assistance for cross-Straits exchanges.

Media exchanges urged

2013-08-14 19:11:37

The Chinese mainland's chief of Taiwan affairs office on Wednesday called on the press from both sides of the Taiwan Strait to increase exchanges and cooperation.

Bodybuilding championship kicks off in Hong Kong

2013-08-14 18:18:28

Participants react at the backstage before competing in the Hong Kong Federation of Bodybuilding and Fitness (HKFBF) International Bodybuilding and Fitness Invitation Championship in Hong Kong August 13, 2013.

Protests arise in Taiwan over 'comfort women'

2013-08-14 15:19:43

Activists urged Japanese government to formally apologize over "comfort women" during mass protests on Wednesday in Taipei.

Cross-Straits service sector pact called for

2013-08-14 07:37:08

Mainland and Taiwan authorities should promote the implementation of an agreement aimed at opening the service sector market, a mainland official said on Tuesday.

Mainland stresses media co-op with Taiwan

2013-08-14 06:20:30

A senior mainland official on Tuesday called for enhanced cross-Straits media cooperation in order to boost cross-Straits relations.

Let's cafe in Qixi Festival

2013-08-13 16:47:04

A couple drinks a cup of latte with their picture printed on top of the milk foam at a Family Mart in Taipei August 13, 2013.

Mainland, Taiwan sign co-op deals at forum

2013-08-13 15:52:32

A total of 75 cooperation deals were signed, with an investment of $3.94 billion, by people from the mainland and Taiwan at a cross-Straits forum on trade and culture on Tuesday.

Taiwan mayors welcomed to boost Straits ties

2013-08-12 08:00:12

The mainland visit of a senior member of Taiwan's main opposition party has raised expectations for better exchanges between the mainland and the island's Democratic Progressive Party.

HK Dragon Boat Festival kicks off in NY

2013-08-11 08:56:06

The oldest and most traditional dragon boat festival in America, the Annual Hong Kong Dragon Boat Festival in New York (HKDBF-NY), kicked off Saturday.

Taiwan lifts sanctions over fisherman's shooting

2013-08-09 06:30:55

Taiwan authorities on Thursday evening announced a decision to lift all 11 sanctions against the Philippines over the fatal firing upon a Taiwan fishing vessel by Philippine Coast Guard officers in May.