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Ma requests Lee to apologize over D...

Ma requests Lee to apologize over Diaoyutai remark

President Ma Ying-jeou requested that former head-of-state Lee Teng-hui make a formal apology to the public after the Diaoyutai remark he made during his trip
Ma requests Lee to apologize over D...

Ma requests Lee to apologize over Diaoyutai remark

President Ma Ying-jeou requested that former head-of-state Lee Teng-hui make a formal apology to the public after the Diaoyutai remark he made during his trip
Group calls for tighter control of ...

Group calls for tighter control of e-cigarettes

Taipei, Aug. 3 (CNA) The John Tung Foundation called for tighter control of e-cigarettes after recording a dramatic increase in
EPA warns of dangerous UV levels

EPA warns of dangerous UV levels

Taipei, Aug. 3 (CNA) The Environmental Protection Administration (EPA) warned Monday of dangerously high ultraviolet (UV) levels all over
U.S. dollar lower in Taipei trading

U.S. dollar lower in Taipei trading

Taipei, Aug. 3 (CNA) The U.S. dollar was traded at NT$31.306 at 09:45 a.m. Monday on the Taipei Foreign Exchange,
Former president should retract Dia...

Former president should retract Diaoyutai 'misstatement": Ma

Taipei, Aug. 3 (CNA) In a rare rebuke of one of his predecessors, President Ma Ying-jeou on Monday demanded an

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ASIA-PACIFIC: Japan's disaster a re...

ASIA-PACIFIC: Japan's disaster a regional concern

Japan Self Defence Force members prepare to transfer to hospital workers who were exposed to radiation
Reuters

Japan's earthquake and tsunami dominate regional headlines as concerns grow over the humanitarian situation, and workers continue the struggle to control radiation leaks at the damaged fukushima plant.

 

ASIA-PACIFIC: Horror in Japan, US-P...

ASIA-PACIFIC: Horror in Japan, US-Pakistan relations

A man outside an identification center near a mortuary in Miyagi, northern Japan, 19 March 2011
Reuters/Yuriko Nakao

This week, a Japanese horror story, and Pakistan-US relations move one step forward, several steps back.

ASIA-PACIFIC: Tragedy in Japan, Pak...

ASIA-PACIFIC: Tragedy in Japan, Pakistan, Bangladesh

A man is saved from the wreckage caused by Japan's earthquake
Reuters/Kyodo

Japan is struck by earth and sea quake; Pakistan's internal strife and confusing poverty alleviation, politics and justice in Bangladesh with the case of Grameen bank founder Muhammad Yunus.

ASIA-PACIFIC: Grameen sacking, Indi...

ASIA-PACIFIC: Grameen sacking, India, Pakistan,

Grameen Bank's Mohammad Yunus in Milan in 2011
Vittorio Zunino Celotto/Getty Images

A hazy outlook for the Grameen Bank in Bangladesh, allegations of corruption directed at an anti-corruption boss in India, heavy sentences in 2002 Gujarat train-fire case and killing religious understanding in Pakistan.

ASIA-PACIFIC: New Zealand quake, Fr...

ASIA-PACIFIC: New Zealand quake, Franco-Malaysian business

A family watches as their earquake-damaged home in Christchurch is demolished, 26 February 2011
Reuters/Tim Wimborne

The effects of the big eartquake in New Zealand this week; asking why rebels in Afghanistan choose Kunduz province; and looking at what makes Franco-Malaysian business turnouver.

ASIA-PACIFIC: Musharraf arrest warr...

ASIA-PACIFIC: Musharraf arrest warrant, Philippines peace talks, and China, the pouncing tiger

A man holding a portrait of Benazir Bhutto at a makeshift memorial in Liaquat Bagh in Rawalpindi on 31 March
Reuters

Former Pakistan president Pervez Musharraf says he will not comply with a warrant for his arrest over alleged links to the murder of Benezir Bhutto; the Philippino government resumes peace talks with communist-led rebels after six years, while China becomes the world's second largest economy, overtaking its Asian neighbour Japan.

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Minister and students to meet today

Minister and students to meet today

(ChinaPost.com.tw) - As the anti-curriculum guideline protest drags on at the Ministry of Education (MOE), Education Minister Wu Se-hwa (???) offered a sit-down talk with student protestors today, which may be broadcast live.
New law seeks to safeguard rights o...

New law seeks to safeguard rights of performing animals

(ChinaPost.com.tw) - The new Performing Animal Industry Management Act (????????????) has been published and is set to come into force this month or in September.
Ex-lawmaker recalls past guideline ...

Ex-lawmaker recalls past guideline changes

(ChinaPost.com.tw) - Former Legislator Joanna Lei (??) stressed yesterday that the Legislative Yuan can play an appropriate role in the controversial curriculum guidelines saga, but it is not necessary because the changes are legitimate.
20-year-old man drowns after saving...

20-year-old man drowns after saving teen at Nantou waterfall

(ChinaPost.com.tw) - A 20-year-old man surnamed Yang drowned in Nantou County's Yumen Gate Waterfall, yesterday while helping to successfully save another person.
Protesters rally against curriculum...

Protesters rally against curriculum, demand education minister resign

(ChinaPost.com.tw) - Nearly a thousand people rallied outside Taiwan's education ministry Sunday, demanding the minister's resignation and the scrapping of what they describe as a ?China-centric? high school curriculum.
Taiwan, China not settled on transi...

Taiwan, China not settled on transit flight issues

(ChinaPost.com.tw) - Taiwan's proposal for Beijing to allow international flights from the mainland to make transit stops in Taiwan remains in limbo, as Taiwan's top China policymaker said Sunday that talks with the Chinese side on the issue are still underway.

Taiwansnews.net

Taiwan Elections to Test Improved R...

Taiwan Elections to Test Improved Relations with China

TAIPEI - Taiwan voters will pick city and county leaders in elections this Saturday. If the ruling Nationalist Party (KMT) loses seats, that outcome would signal that voters want change, including ...
Taiwan shares close up 0.47

Taiwan shares close up 0.47

Taipei, Nov. 27 (CNA) Taiwan shares closed up 42.92 points, or 0.47 percent, at 9,165.31 Thursday on turnover of NT$82.71 billion (US$2.69 billion). (By Frances ...
Formosa Group chairman Wang Yung-ts...

Formosa Group chairman Wang Yung-tsai dies aged 93

Taipei, Nov. 27 (CNA) Wang Yung-tsai, head of Formosa Plastics Group, died "of old age" Thursday, the company said. He was 93. Wang, also known as Y.T. Wang, took over as head of one of ...
Over 60 of OTC-listed firms profita...

Over 60 of OTC-listed firms profitable in Q3

Taipei, Nov. 27 (CNA) More than 60 percent of the companies listed on the local over-the-counter (OTC) market were profitable in the third quarter of this year, the GreTai Securities Market (GTSM), ...
2 South Korean hospitals offer chea...

2 South Korean hospitals offer cheaper services for Taiwanese

South Korea n hospitals have signed contracts with Taiwan's representative office in Seoul to make medical services there more affordable for Taiwanese travelers ...
MediaTek shares boosted by foreign ...

MediaTek shares boosted by foreign brokerage optimism

Taipei, Nov. 27 (CNA) Shares of MediaTek Inc., one of Taiwan's leading integrated circuit (IC) designers, got a boost Thursday morning from upbeat assessments by foreign brokerages toward its ...

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Taiwan rejected as founding member ...

Taiwan rejected as founding member of AIIB: Beijing

Taiwan's bid to become a founding member of China's new regional development bank has been rejected, Beijing said Monday, dashing the island's hopes of having a platform in the institution from the start. Ma Xiaoguang, spokesman for the Beijing-based State Council Taiwan Affairs Office, said in a statement that a Hong Kong report the island had failed to become a founding member of the Asian ...
Taiwan rejected as founding member ...

Taiwan rejected as founding member of Beijing-led multilateral bank

BEIJING/TAIPEI (Reuters) - Taiwan expressed regret on Monday after China rejected its bid to become a founding member of the Beijing-led Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB), though China said Taiwan is welcome to join as an ordinary member in the future. In a statement carried by the official Xinhua news agency, China's Taiwan Affairs Office said it confirmed what it said was a Hong Kong ...
China says no to Taiwan on AIIB: Wh...

China says no to Taiwan on AIIB: What it means

The Beijing-led Asia Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) may be more China-focused than initially thought, analysts say, after Taiwan's bid to become a founding member was denied.
Taiwan rejected from Asia bank

Taiwan rejected from Asia bank

China says Taiwan will not be a member of a new regional bank, but would be welcome in the future under a different name.
China says Taiwan won't be amon...

China says Taiwan won't be among charter members of new bank

BEIJING (AP) ? Cross-strait frictions remerged Monday as China said Taiwan won't be among the charter members of the Chinese-led Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank, apparently because of a dispute over what name the island should use in the institution.
Taiwan to further curb Japan foods

Taiwan to further curb Japan foods

TAIPEI - Taiwan authorities Monday announced a new restriction beginning in mid-May on the import of Japanese foods, requiring exporters to attach certification of the origins of the products by prefecture. They also will likely require radiation checks on some Japanese foods, including those for babies and young children. Taiwan prohibited the import of foods from Fukushima, Ibaraki, Chiba ...

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Microphones used by Chiang Kai-shek...

Microphones used by Chiang Kai-shek on display in Taipei

Mothers with HIV or AIDS urged to b...

Mothers with HIV or AIDS urged to breastfeed babies

Suspected hinoki loggers arrested

Suspected hinoki loggers arrested

KMRT reveals ?itasha? carriages

KMRT reveals ?itasha? carriages

Upgrades for forest train

Upgrades for forest train

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Taiwan Elections to Test Improved R...

Taiwan Elections to Test Improved Relations with China

TAIPEI - Taiwan voters will pick city and county leaders in elections this Saturday. If the ruling Nationalist Party (KMT) loses seats, that outcome would signal that voters want change, including ...
Taiwan shares close up 0.47

Taiwan shares close up 0.47

Taipei, Nov. 27 (CNA) Taiwan shares closed up 42.92 points, or 0.47 percent, at 9,165.31 Thursday on turnover of NT$82.71 billion (US$2.69 billion). (By Frances ...
Formosa Group chairman Wang Yung-ts...

Formosa Group chairman Wang Yung-tsai dies aged 93

Taipei, Nov. 27 (CNA) Wang Yung-tsai, head of Formosa Plastics Group, died "of old age" Thursday, the company said. He was 93. Wang, also known as Y.T. Wang, took over as head of one of ...
2 South Korean hospitals offer chea...

2 South Korean hospitals offer cheaper services for Taiwanese

South Korea n hospitals have signed contracts with Taiwan's representative office in Seoul to make medical services there more affordable for Taiwanese travelers ...
Over 60 of OTC-listed firms profita...

Over 60 of OTC-listed firms profitable in Q3

Taipei, Nov. 27 (CNA) More than 60 percent of the companies listed on the local over-the-counter (OTC) market were profitable in the third quarter of this year, the GreTai Securities Market (GTSM), ...
MediaTek shares boosted by foreign ...

MediaTek shares boosted by foreign brokerage optimism

Taipei, Nov. 27 (CNA) Shares of MediaTek Inc., one of Taiwan's leading integrated circuit (IC) designers, got a boost Thursday morning from upbeat assessments by foreign brokerages toward its ...

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Ma requests Lee to apologize over D...

Ma requests Lee to apologize over Diaoyutai remark

President Ma Ying-jeou requested that former head-of-state Lee Teng-hui make a formal apology to the public after the Diaoyutai remark he made during his trip
Ma requests Lee to apologize over D...

Ma requests Lee to apologize over Diaoyutai remark

President Ma Ying-jeou requested that former head-of-state Lee Teng-hui make a formal apology to the public after the Diaoyutai remark he made during his trip
Group calls for tighter control of ...

Group calls for tighter control of e-cigarettes

Taipei, Aug. 3 (CNA) The John Tung Foundation called for tighter control of e-cigarettes after recording a dramatic increase in
EPA warns of dangerous UV levels

EPA warns of dangerous UV levels

Taipei, Aug. 3 (CNA) The Environmental Protection Administration (EPA) warned Monday of dangerously high ultraviolet (UV) levels all over
U.S. dollar lower in Taipei trading

U.S. dollar lower in Taipei trading

Taipei, Aug. 3 (CNA) The U.S. dollar was traded at NT$31.306 at 09:45 a.m. Monday on the Taipei Foreign Exchange,
Former president should retract Dia...

Former president should retract Diaoyutai 'misstatement": Ma

Taipei, Aug. 3 (CNA) In a rare rebuke of one of his predecessors, President Ma Ying-jeou on Monday demanded an
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