cross strait relations

China opposes US-Taiwan relations


July 19th, 2012 - 9:18 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, July 19 (IANS) China Thursday said it was opposed to official relations between the US and Taiwan, after an American official visited the island nation off the eastern coast ... Read more...

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Taiwan protests China’s bid to block trade pacts


June 2nd, 2010 - 7:02 pm ICT by IANS
Taipei, June 2 (DPA) Taiwan President Ma Ying-jeou Wednesday objected to China's bid to block the island from signing free-trade pacts with other countries, saying it is Taipei's right to do so. "We ... Read more...

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Taipei Zoo seeks correction on panda prank story


April 3rd, 2009 - 6:01 pm ICT by IANS
Taipei, April 3 (DPA) A furious Taipei Zoo Friday demanded that a newspaper run a correction over an April Fool's Day prank that claimed two pandas from China were disguised forest bears. "Using ... Read more...

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China hosts World Buddhist Forum sans Dala Lama


March 27th, 2009 - 4:43 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, March 27 (DPA) The Dalai Lama was a notable absentee Friday as religious leaders gathered in the eastern Chinese city of Wuxi for the second World Buddhist Forum. More than 2,000 delegates ... Read more...

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China launches 10-point plan to boost cross-Strait ties


December 21st, 2008 - 10:31 pm ICT by IANS
Shanghai, Dec 21 (Xinhua) China Sunday announced a 10-point plan, including financial aid, to help Taiwan through the global economic crisis.The Industrial and Commercial Bank of China and the Bank of China ... Read more...

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China warns against US arms sale to Taiwan


October 5th, 2008 - 4:24 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, Oct 5 (Xinhua) China Saturday criticised the US government's decision to sell arms, including Patriot III anti-missile system, Apache helicopters and other equipments worth $6.5 billion, to Taiwan.The Chinese government firmly ... Read more...

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One-China principle will never change, says Hu


August 11th, 2008 - 4:04 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, Aug.11 (ANI): Referring to Taiwan, Chinese President Hu Jintao has said that the Chinese government will never change its One China policy, and urged the United States to support the ... Read more...

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China begins landmark talks with Taiwan


June 12th, 2008 - 1:54 pm ICT by IANS
Xinhua Beijing, June 12 (Xinhua) China and Taiwan began Thursday their first formal talks in nearly a decade, raising hopes that it will pave the way for cross-Strait rapprochement after six decades of ... Read more...

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China, Taiwan talks to resume soon


May 29th, 2008 - 1:42 pm ICT by admin
Xinhua Beijing, May 29 (Xinhua) Taiwan's ruling Kuomintang (KMT) party chief Wu Poh-hsiun has said talks with mainland China to build trust would resume soon. After his meeting with Communist Party of China ... Read more...

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Efforts will avert cross-Strait conflict: Taiwan party chief(Lead)


May 28th, 2008 - 9:31 pm ICT by admin
Xinhua Beijing, May 28 (Xinhua) Taiwan's Kuomintang (KMT) or the Nationalist Party of China chairman Wu Poh-hsiung Wednesday called for bolstering relations between Taiwan and mainland China. The visiting Taiwan leader, who met ... Read more...

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US hails meeting between Chinese president and Taiwan leader


April 12th, 2008 - 1:11 pm ICT by admin
Xinhua Washington, April 12 (Xinhua) The US has welcomed an upcoming meeting between Chinese President Hu Jintao and Taiwanese leader Vincent Siew, saying that it was "the best way forward" to improve cross-strait ... Read more...

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US opposes Taiwanese referendum on joining UN


March 20th, 2008 - 3:39 am ICT by admin
DPA Washington, March 20 (DPA) The US has opposed Taiwan's plan to hold a referendum on joining the UN alongside Saturday's presidential election. "The United States is opposed to this specific referendum," State ... Read more...

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Taiwan raps China for souring cross-strait ties


March 18th, 2008 - 8:38 pm ICT by admin
DPA Taipei, March 18 (DPA) Taiwan Tuesday rapped China for souring cross-strait relations by defying the sovereignty of the island and threatening to attack it. "The Republic of China (Taiwan) is a democratic, ... Read more...

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‘Taiwan independence’ doomed to fail - Hu


March 5th, 2008 - 3:00 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, Mar.5 (ANI): Chinese President Hu Jintao said on Tuesday that secessionist activities in Taiwan have become the greatest menace to China's national sovereignty and territorial integrity, but such activities are ... Read more...

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Taiwan’s independence moves doomed to fail: Hu


March 4th, 2008 - 8:02 pm ICT by admin
Xinhua Beijing, March 4 (Xinhua) Chinese President Hu Jintao said here Tuesday the "secessionist activities" in Taiwan have become the greatest menace to China's sovereignty and territorial integrity, but such activities are doomed ... Read more...

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