On Friday March 4, H.E. Jong-Jen Chiu of the Taipei Economic and Cultural Office in Prague and his wife and Jonathan Shieh, Director of the Science and Technology Division, paid a visit to the new premises of the Czech Science Foundation. After a tour of the premises, H.E. and Dr. Shieh talked with Petr Matějů, President of the Foundation, about the current situation in grants policy and the plans of the Foundation for this year. They also discussed joint projects of the Foundation and the National Science Council of Taiwan. The person who also presented was Ms. Veronika Palečková, Vice-Director of the GACR office, who is in charge of the projects.