A mainland spokeswoman on Wednesday applauded the outcome of the 5th Straits Forum, saying it will help further boost cross-Straits exchanges and cooperation.
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.
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's disease control authority on Friday confirmed the world's first human infection of H6N1 bird flu, adding that the patient has already recovered.
Negotiators from Chinese mainland and Taiwan signed a service trade agreement on Friday, which is expected to further strengthen cross-Straits economic ties.
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.
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.
Taiwan leader Ma Ying-jeou submitted his application to run for chairman of Taiwan's ruling Kuomintang (KMT) party on Thursday.
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.
A Straits Exchange Foundation delegation left Taipei for East China's Shanghai Municipality on Thursday to attend the ninth round of cross-Straits talks
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.
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.