China - Taiwan
Chronology from Sep 2018 to Dec 2018
: Taiwan-Japan maritime cooperation meeting concludes in Taipei.
: Former ARATS Chairman Chen Yunlin visits Taipei to pay respects to deceased former SEF Chairman Chiang Pin-kun.
: Shanghai-Taipei Twin City Forum convenes in Taipei.
: TAO says Taiwanese residents will receive special treatment under new Personal Income Tax Law.
: President Tsai calls for China to provide comprehensive real-time information on African Swine Fever (ASF).
: Four PLA aircraft fly through Bashi Strait.
: Taiwan and India sign new Bilateral Investment Agreement.
: Kaohsiung master baker Wu Bao-chun pressured into making pro-China statements after netizens attack him as pro-Taiwan independence.
: Cross-Strait CEO summit held in Xian.
: Department of Commerce Acting DAS Ian Steff visits Taipei.
: Two US navy ships transit Taiwan Strait.
: DPP suffers serious defeat in local elections; Chairperson Tsai resigns.
: Foreign Minister Wu visits the Marshall Islands.
: Taiwan representative Morris Chang meets briefly with Vice President Pence at the APEC Economic Leaders’ Meeting in Papua New Guinea.
: Palau President Tommy Remengesau visits Taipei.
: AIT Chairman James Moriarty visits Taiwan; meets President Tsai.
: TAO Director Liu Jieyi receives Vincent Chang Hsien-yao delegation.
: US-Taiwan Defense Industry Conference convenes in Annapolis.
: Two US Navy ships transit Taiwan Strait.
: State Department DAS Scott Busby attends forum in Taipei.
: INTERPOL informs Taipei that it cannot participate in the November General Assembly meeting.
: Taiwan Affairs Office (TAO) spokesman criticizes Olympic team name change referendum as a Taiwan independence plot.
: Taiwan’s Vice President Chen Chien-jen visits Vatican for canonization of pope Paul VI.
: US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Principal DAS Jan Nishida visits Taipei.
: President Tsai’s National Day speech describes her strategy for resisting PRC pressures on Taiwan.
: Paraguay’s President Mario Abdo Benitez visits Taipei.
: Vice President Mike Pence gives major speech on US-China relations.
: State Department Deputy Assistant Secretary (DAS) Matt Mathews visits Taiwan.
: US State Department approves $330 million aircraft spare parts sale to Taiwan.
: The Vatican and Beijing announce a provisional accord on the appointment of bishops in China.
: Chinese netizen asserts China helped stranded Taiwan tourists in Osaka.
: Acting Assistant US Trade Representative Terry McCartin visits Taipei for informal discussions.
: Washington recalls its diplomats from Panama, the Dominican Republic, and El Salvador for consultations.
: President Tsai Ing-wen meets Guatemalan Congress President Alvaro Arzu Escobar in Taiwan.
: Foreign Minister Joseph Wu Jau-shieh attends Pacific Island Forum in Nauru.