Mainland applauds fruit of cross-Straits forum

2013-06-26 17:14:54

A mainland spokeswoman on Wednesday applauded the outcome of the 5th Straits Forum, saying it will help further boost cross-Straits exchanges and cooperation.

C Y Leung hails Shenzhou X space mission

2013-06-26 16:48:42

Chief Executive of Hong Kong Special Administrative Region C Y Leung on Wednesday congratulated the country on the successful completion of the Shenzhou X manned spacecraft mission.

HK eyes regional commodity pricing center

2013-06-25 16:29:14

Hong Kong stands ready to become the pricing center for commodities markets in the Asia region, the city's Secretary for Financial Services and the Treasury Bureau K C Chan said Tuesday.

Taiwan confirms 1st human infection of H6N1

2013-06-21 19:16:02

Taiwan's disease control authority on Friday confirmed the world's first human infection of H6N1 bird flu, adding that the patient has already recovered.

Mainland, Taiwan sign service trade pact

2013-06-21 15:17:11

Negotiators from Chinese mainland and Taiwan signed a service trade agreement on Friday, which is expected to further strengthen cross-Straits economic ties.

Mainland, Taiwan hold talks over service trade pact

2013-06-21 11:02:54

Chinese mainland's negotiator on cross-Straits ties Chen Deming started talks with his Taiwan counterpart Lin Join-sane in Shanghai on Friday over a service trade agreement.

High prospects for cross-Straits pact

2013-06-21 06:00:29

Negotiators from the Chinese mainland and Taiwan on Thursday spoke highly of the prospects of a service trade agreement in strengthening cross-Straits economic ties and boosting the two sides' respective competitiveness in the service industry.

Ma Ying-jeou seeks KMT chairman re-election

2013-06-20 21:04:56

Taiwan leader Ma Ying-jeou submitted his application to run for chairman of Taiwan's ruling Kuomintang (KMT) party on Thursday.

Taiwan delegation in Shanghai for talks

2013-06-20 20:55:50

A delegation headed by Straits Exchange Foundation (SEF) Chairman Lin Join-sane arrived in Shanghai on Thursday for a new round of talks with mainland negotiators.

Taiwan negotiators head to mainland for talks

2013-06-20 12:10:59

A Straits Exchange Foundation delegation left Taipei for East China's Shanghai Municipality on Thursday to attend the ninth round of cross-Straits talks

Fishing boat capsizes off Taiwan, 6 rescued

2013-06-19 19:16:09

Six crew members have been rescued after their fishing boat capsized off the coast in northern Taiwan's Keelung city on Wednesday, according to local cost guard authorities.

1 dead, 8 injured in Taiwan road accident

2013-06-19 19:04:10

One person died and eight others were injured in a road accident that occurred Wednesday in central Taiwan's Alishan Scenic Area, a local travel agency said.