» 11/02/2012, 00.00
For the first time, 6 Taiwanese travel to USA without visa
China is not part of the Visa Waiver Program (Vwp), that allows citizens of 37 Countries to stay in the United States for tourism or business for 90 days, only on their national passport. Taiwan's de facto Ambassador in New York: "Solid relations between Taiwan and United States".
09/10/2017 09:37:00 TURKEY - UNITED STATES
US, Turkey Mutually Suspend Visa Services in Escalating Row
Diplomatic row sparked by the arrest of a Turkish staffer at the American mission in Istanbul. The employee was remanded in custody on accusations of links to the group of US-based preacher Gulen, blamed by Ankara for last year's failed coup. Ties between Putin and Erdogan are getting stronger.
05/02/2010 CHINA – UNITED STATES
“Panda diplomacy”, an opening in US-China relations
US-born and bred Tai Shan, a four-year-old male, and Mei Lan, a three-year-old female, are going to a centre in Sichuan. The event is turning into a happening, a symbol of cooperation between the two peoples at a time of tensions between the two governments. Many hope the two specimens can help preserve the species.
Every means being tried to stop swine flu
From blocking of flights to and from Mexico to temperature scanners in the airports, and limitations on visas for Mexicans. The experience of SARS and bird flu is showing itself useful for China and the countries of southeast Asia. Stocks in companies in the tourism and travel industry falling, pharmaceutical stocks gaining.
01/09/2005 china - taiwan - US
Beijing warns US: any missilistic help to Taiwan undermine regional peace
30/06/2017 15:47:00 TAIWAN – UNITED STATES
Trump’s $ 1.42 billion weapons sale to Taiwan angers China
Tensions flare up between Donald Trump and Xi Jinping one week before the G20 summit in Hamburg. The US is pushing China to isolate North Korea. China instead is trying to isolate Taiwan. The US has been selling weapons to Taiwan since 1979. The last deal was signed by Barack Obama in 2015.
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