Headline News


Backgrounder: Historical moments of ARATS & SEF


Source: | 11-03-2008 13:55

Special Report:   ARATS Chief visits Taiwan

From the historic Wang-Koo meeting in 1993, to the Chen-Chiang meeting earlier this year the talks between the mainland-based Association for Relations across the Taiwan Straits and the Taiwan-based Straits Exchange Foundation have gone through many ups and downs. Let's take a look at some of the historical moments of the talks.

On June 12th this year, The Chairman of ARATS, Chen Yunlin, and the Chairman of SEF, Chiang Pin-kung were holding talks between the two organizations for the first time in nearly 10 years.
On June 12th this year, The Chairman of ARATS, Chen Yunlin, 
and the Chairman of SEF, Chiang Pin-kung were holding talks
between the two organizations for the first time in nearly 
10 years.

On June 12th this year, the Beijing Diao-yu-tai State Guesthouse played host to this symbolic handshake. The Chairman of ARATS, Chen Yunlin, and the Chairman of SEF, Chiang Pin-kung were holding talks between the two organizations for the first time in nearly 10 years.