ARATS


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ARATSAssociation for Relations Across the Taiwan Straits
ARATSAmateur Radio Association of the Tonawandas (Tonawanda, NY)
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According to the Taiwan-based Straits Exchange Foundation (SEF), art communication is an annual exchange between ARATS and SEF.
Chen gave positive response to Lin's suggestions and viewpoints and assured that ARATS will keep smooth and friendly communications with SEF and promoting reciprocal interactions as well.
Both sides will also share their experience in responding to a changing global economic situation and their exploration of the international market, as well as exchange views on the ECC's future work, the ARATS said.
Beijing's ARATS: At this working-level consultation in Hong Kong, SEF representatives suggested that each side use respective verbal announcements to state the one China principle.
Koo and ARATS chairman Wang Daohan agreed to further dialogue on political, economic, and other issues, and Wang agreed to make a return visit to Taiwan.
''Under such conditions, it is difficult for the SEF and ARATS to continue dialogue and negotiations within the 'Wang-Koo talks' framework,'' he said.
Therefore, the SEF is hoping that ARATS president Zhang Zhijun will visit Taiwan this year, which is the 20th anniversary of a historic meeting in Shanghai between the first heads of the two semi-official organizations, Kuan said.
Zheng Lizhong, vice chairman of ARATS, stressed the binding power of the consensus document.
The ARATS and SEF delegations, joined by officials from Taiwan's Ministry of Economic Affairs who led the negotiations, met Monday afternoon to discuss Tuesday's business that will include a morning session to approve the document and an afternoon signing ceremony.
China's Association for Relations Across the Taiwan Straits (ARATS) and Taiwan's Straits Exchange Foundation (SEF) will sign the ECFA and an agreement on intellectual property protection, Xinhua reported.
Taiwan's Straits Exchange Foundation (SEF) and China's Association for Relations Across the Taiwan Straits (ARATS) have been in charge of practical details in the relationship, such as contacts in the event of cross-straits accidents or crimes.
9, 2012 (CENS) -- The Straits Exchange Foundation (SEF) and the Association for Relations Across the Taiwan Straits (ARATS) may sign the cross-Strait service trade agreement and dispute settlement pact, both follow-up agreements of cross-Strait Economic Cooperation Framework Agreement (ECFA), in their next meeting, revealed P.K.