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Taiwan unveils ‘southbound’ policy with beneficial co-op

  • Tama Salim

    The Jakarta Post

Jakarta   /   Tue, October 11 2016   /  09:29 am

Common prosperity: Head of the Taipei Economic and Trade Office (TETO) in Jakarta Liang Jen Chang (center) proposes a toast with Indonesian lawmakers Dewi Coryati from the National Mandate Party (left), Miryam S. Haryani from the Hanura Party (second left) and Daniel Johan from the National Awakening Party (right) during a reception to celebrate the 105th anniversary of Taiwan’s National Day on Monday evening in Jakarta. The National Day, also known as Double Ten Day, commemorates the start of the Wuchang Uprising on Oct. 10, 1911, which led to the fall of the Qing Dynasty.(JP/Wendra Ajistyatama)Taiwan has announced a new policy for mutually beneficial cooperation with Indonesia and 17 other countries in ASEAN and South Asia, as well as Australia, a representative of the Taiwanese trade office has said.

The so-called southbound policy will encompass enhanced economic partnership...