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Murkowski tries to drum up business with Taiwan

...reached during the 24-hour stay, including the sale of salmon jerky to convenience stores in Taiwan. Taiwanese President Chen Shui-bian and a delegation of 140 stopped in Alaska long enough to take a train trip packed with Alaska business leaders...
Alaska, Taiwan sign coal agreement

...Steel and private companies like Formosa Plastics, could have significant additional requirements. Taiwan President Chen Shui-Bien in a letter laid out the two-fold mission of the delegation of business and government leaders. Chen said the...
Northwest Digest

...owner was released from the hospital. Taiwan leader stops in AK en route to meeting TAIPEI, Taiwan - Taiwanese President Chen Shui-bian pledged to make an all-out effort to counter China's offensive to isolate the self-ruled island as he left...
Attorney general's involvement in Taiwan coal deal goes deep

...5, 2003, when he joined Murkowski, Taiwan president Chen Shui-Bian and scores of Alaska and Taiwanese business people...On April 20, Kang Ning-Hsian, senior adviser to Chen Shui-Bian, wrote to Murkowski the Beluga coal did not meet...
This Day in History

...89 years. In 2000, Taiwan ended more than a half century of Nationalist Party rule, electing an opposition leader, Chen Shui-bian, whose party favored Taiwan's formal independence from the rest of China.
Northwest Digest

Taiwan presidentto make Alaska stop Sound off on the important issues at TAIPEI, Taiwan - Taiwan's President Chen Shui-bian will transit in Alaska _ instead of a higher-profile U.S. stop - en route to Central America, an official...
Alaska Digest

...arrived in Alaska on Tuesday, the last stop on a weeklong trip that also took him to New York and Panama. President Chen Shui-bian will spend about 24 hours here. Gov. Frank Murkowski, who recently visited Taiwan, invited Chen, along with...
Kerttula: Alaska needs to tap into China's expanding market

...They can take all our fish and keep going." Murkowski met with Taiwan business leaders and Republic of China President Chen Shui-bian earlier this month, noting that several tentative business deals were reached during their 24-hour stay in Alaska...
My turn: Frank Murkowski deserves praise for his support of democracy

...economy. As Alaska's governor, Frank Murkowski visibly and publicly hosted both Lee and Taiwan's current President Chen Shui-bian, on high profile visits to Alaska. And he even hosted the Dalai Lama, Tibet's temporal and spiritual leader...


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