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  1. A controversial term in cross-strait relations

    Posted Aug 24th 2011, 12:00am

    ... government soon after when Beijing and Taipei started talks on improving cross-strait ties. ...

  2. Beijing military paper hints at cross-strait links

    Posted Apr 01st 2011, 12:00am

    ... for Taiwan. US arms sales to the island were 'severely impeding Sino-US relations and impairing the peaceful development of cross-strait relations'. Ma Ying-jeou of the Kuomintang was the first to propose cross-strait talks on measures to build military confidence during his campaigning to become Taiwan's president. After he became leader in May 2008 and adopted ...

  3. Sweeteners coming for Taiwanese firms on the mainland

    Posted Mar 06th 2011, 12:00am by Minnie Chan

    ... for peaceful development of cross-strait relations,' Premier Wen Jiabao told deputies yesterday at the opening of the annual session of the National People's Congress. 'We will adhere ... mention of cross-strait relations in Wen's speech this year, compared to the past. Liu Guoshen, the head of Xiamen University's Taiwan Research Institute, said that was because ...

  4. Beijing and Shanghai get Taiwan green light

    Posted May 18th 2011, 12:00am

    ... sign of warming cross-strait ties. The new measure, expected to be implemented before the end of next month, would not only help increase the number of visitors to Taiwan, but would also give ... the end of June,' Wu said in delivering the government's cross-strait policy during a press conference marking his third year in office. Mainland tourists are allowed to visit only ...

  5. DPP victory will hurt ties, mainland scholar says

    Posted Dec 17th 2011, 12:00am

    ... group promoting cross-strait ties. Zhou said Beijing had upgraded the status of cross-strait relations in a speech by Hu on October 9 marking the centenary of the 1911 revolution. 'In past ... each interprets in its own way- in paving the way for the peaceful development of cross-strait relations. But everything would be ruined if the opposition Democratic Progressive Party returned ...

  6. Taipei, Manila in talks on deportations

    Posted Jul 17th 2011, 12:00am

    ... told a group of visiting Canadian congressman that 'improvement in cross-strait relations has helped Taiwan expand its participation in international affairs'. Liao Yu-lu, chief ... 'Improvement in the cross-strait relationship since Ma Ying-jeou took office has made this possible. Opposing a deal like this will only give the pro-independence camp ammunition to attack Ma's ...

  7. Shut out

    Posted Nov 06th 2011, 12:00am

    ... in May 2008, President Ma Ying-jeou has improved cross-strait relations in a way no other leader has done, opening direct air, sea and postal links and signing 15 economic and trade agreements. ... a winding road to shops, restaurants and the Taipei subway system. More probably, they- like Hong- are betting that, if Ma wins a second four-year term in January, cross-strait relations ...

  8. Mainland bloggers praise Taiwan's pursuit of democracy and freedom

    Posted Oct 16th 2011, 12:00am

    ... demand' of social development and the core of government service. She said cross-strait reunification might be a grand, national task, but for mankind as a whole it was more important ... of human rights on the mainland as a key indicator that could help shrink the cross-strait gap. His comment was reposted by thousands of internet users in just one day and was mistaken by many ...

  9. New spy scandal rocks Taiwan

    Posted Jun 15th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Ying-jeou took office in May 2008, despite warming cross-strait relations. Lai Kun-chieh, 35, who worked for a well-known computer company in Beijing, was detained on Monday under an order ... missile command centre- offering him close to NT$1 million (HK$263,157) for confidential information about Taiwan's Patriot missiles and related missile drills, the Investigation Bureau ...

  10. Ancient painting finally spans a cultural divide

    Posted Jun 02nd 2011, 12:00am

    ... on the mainland, which has repeatedly called for reunification of the two sides, split at the end of the civil war in 1949. Pundits said that after an improvement of cross-strait ties through closer ... of slowly changing the mindset of the Taiwanese people and increasing the chances of future cross-strait unity. 'Though it is an art event, we cannot rule out the political intention behind ...




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