Focus Taiwan: MOFA to review World Bank treatment of Taiwanese employees

Taipei, Dec. 14 (CNA) The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) said on Saturday that it will review the World Bank’s treatment of Taiwanese employees, following a report that it only recently took steps to change a policy requiring Taiwanese staff to hold a Chinese passport or lose their job. The statement made by the ministry […]

Axios: Scoop: The World Bank told Taiwanese staff to get Chinese passports

This year, the World Bank told current and prospective employees of Taiwanese nationality they must present Chinese travel documents in order to maintain or pursue employment. … A March 4, 2019 post on the World Bank’s internal website titled “Recruitment of Chinese nationals from Taiwan” laid out the following recruitment guidance: “Candidates from Taiwan, China, […]