The Ministry of Foreign Affairs yesterday said it was planning the itinerary for President Chen Shui-bian's (陳水扁) upcoming visit to the South Pacific Islands for a summit with heads of Taiwan's diplomatic allies in the region. Chen is expected to visit Nauru, which switched diplomatic allegiance to Beijing in 2002, but re-established ties with Taiwan in May last year. Ministry spokesman Michel Lu (呂慶龍) said the ministry was planning Chen's trip in conjunction with bilateral exchange projects, including the introduction of laborers from the South Pacific.
Thu, Aug 10, 2006 - Page 3 News List
Taiwan Quick Take: Chen to meet with allies
STAFF WRITER WITH AGENCIES
This story has been viewed 2023 times.
Listing from 2013-11-30 to 2013-12-07
- Most read
- Most e-mailed
1Rally against same-sex marriage held
2Schools to teach Nanjing is ROC capital: ministry
3TSU sues Ma over China ‘inaction’
4RESTAURANT REVIEWS: Exotic in Hualien
5Middle East carriers in a growth spurt