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  1. 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 ...

  2. Historic flights

    Posted Jan 31st 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Will the historic first direct flights from the mainland to Taiwan, arranged for Lunar New Year and begun on Saturday, soon lead to regular non-stop services across the Taiwan Strait? Share your views: write to us ...

  3. Trade ties with mainland not a cure-all, say analysts

    Posted Mar 24th 2008, 12:00am by Lawrence Chung

    ... Lawrence Chung in Taipei and Kristine Kwok in Beijing Taiwan's President-elect, Ma Ying-jeou, has painted a rosy picture of cross-strait economic integration, believing ... was in the mainland's court. Under Mr Ma's cross-strait economic package, the two sides would run direct flights, co-operate on tourism and relax investment restrictions on the mainland. A Taiwanese ...

  4. Cross-strait banking talks end without deal to ease regulations

    Posted Apr 26th 2011, 12:00am

    ... on the mainland earlier than scheduled, and mainland banks to buy stakes in their Taiwanese counterparts, cross-strait regulators merely announced the establishment of a mechanism for mutual communication ... the third round of cross-strait talks in 2009, but it was not until late last year that the two sides met in Singapore and agreed to set up a banking supervisory co-operation platform in January. ...

  5. HK$4b cross-strait motor venture thinks big

    Posted Apr 22nd 2011, 12:00am

    ... Neil Gough in Shanghai Taiwan's Yulon and China's Dongfeng motor companies have set a 2012 sales target of 70,000 cars for their new joint-venture factory in Hangzhou, according to a senior executive. In one of the biggest cross-strait joint ventures to date, Dongfeng Yulon Motor, a 3.4 billion yuan (HK$4 billion) partnership, plans to start production of its first model ...

  6. Tycoons offer fund for cross-strait cultural ties

    Posted Apr 25th 2008, 12:00am by Lawrence Chung

    ... Lawrence Chung A group of mainland property tycoons wrapped up a four-day visit to Taiwan with an offer to donate NT$30 million (HK$7.7 million) to set up a foundation to promote cross-strait cultural exchanges. 'We have decided to donate the funds to Li Ao to set up a cultural entity to promote cross-strait exchanges,' Liu Changle, leader of the nine-member ...

  7. World Bank backs cross-strait links

    Posted Apr 01st 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Jonathan Yang Implementing the three direct links between the mainland and Taiwan will allow better communication and economic development between the two economies, the World Bank's newly appointed senior economist, Justin Lin Yifu, said. 'With ...

  8. Regulations on cross-strait business to ease

    Posted Mar 06th 2008, 12:00am by Lawrence Chung

    ... Lawrence Chung in Taipei Lawbreakers set to be pardoned Taiwanese authorities will relax rules on mainland-bound investments and pardon firms with unauthorised mainland investments in a bid to woo Taiwanese businessmen ahead of the island's president ...

  9. Cross-strait visa row looms as island bars entry of journalists

    Posted Jun 07th 2004, 12:00am by Jacky Hsu

    ... Jacky Hsu in Taipei Taipei has temporarily refused entry to two reporters from the People's Daily in what is seen as the start of a visa war across the Taiwan Strait. The reporters from the central government mouthpiece were due to arrive on the isla ...

  10. Winds of change

    Posted Jul 10th 2007, 12:00am by Philip Bowring

    ... All the signs are pointing to a constructive year ahead for cross-strait relations and investment, writes Philip Bowring Things in Taiwan are looking up. From having been the second worst ... that next year will be a constructive one in cross-strait relations. There has long been a fear that the coincidence of presidential elections in Taiwan in early 2008 with the build-up towards ...




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