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Taiwan postpones talks with Japan
Taiwan postpones talks with Japan

By Matthew Strong
Taiwan News, Staff Writer

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan is postponing talks with Japan about maritime issues in order to have more time to prepare, the Ministry of Foreign...full story
updated 2016-07-26 05:26 PM
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Taiwan postpones talks with Japan Taiwan postpones talks with Japan
By Matthew Strong
Taiwan News, Staff Writer

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan is postponing talks with Japan about maritime issues in order to have more time to prepare, the Ministry of Foreign....Fullstory

2016-07-26 05:26 PM

Tsai receives support of more than half in poll Tsai receives support of more than half in poll
By Matthew Strong
Taiwan News, Staff Writer

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – More than two months after being sworn in, President Tsai Ing-wen still receives the backing of more than half the public,....Fullstory

2016-07-26 02:23 PM

Legislative Yuan starts four-day voting marathon Legislative Yuan starts four-day voting marathon
By Matthew Strong
Taiwan News, Staff Writer

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – After a day which saw lawmakers vote on guidelines for ill-gotten party assets, the Legislative Yuan faced a non-stop voting marathon....Fullstory

2016-07-26 04:07 PM

Aviation police officer indicted on corruption charges

Central News Agency

Prosecutors on Tuesday indicted an official at the Aviation Police Bureau on corruption charges after he was allegedly seduced by a woman and received kickbacks....Fullstory

2016-07-26 06:18 PM

U.S. dollar closes lower on Taipei forex

Central News Agency

Taipei, July 26 (CNA) The U.S. dollar fell against the Taiwan dollar Tuesday, shedding NT$0.034 to close at NT$32.106.Turnover totaled US$541 million during the....Fullstory

2016-07-26 04:46 PM

Clinton to continue Obama's policy on Taiwan: policy adviser

Central News Agency

Philadelphia, July 25 (CNA) U.S. presidential candidate Hillary Clinton is not expected to have a different stance on Taiwan or the "one China"....Fullstory

2016-07-26 04:06 PM

Taiwan forecast to see negative growth in manufacturing output

Central News Agency

Taipei, July 26 (CNA) A government-sponsored economic research group on Tuesday cut its forecast for the output growth of Taiwan's manufacturing sector in....Fullstory

2016-07-26 03:39 PM

KMT to ask for constitutional interpretation on party assets issue

Central News Agency

Taipei, July 26 (CNA) The opposition Kuomintang (KMT) will ask for a constitutional interpretation of a law passed by the Legislature on Monday that....Fullstory

2016-07-26 03:29 PM

White House petition on Taiping Island poorly supported White House petition on Taiping Island poorly supported
By Sophia Yang
Taiwan News, Staff Writer

A White House petition was recently initiated to call on the U.S. Government to look into the recent Permanent Court of Arbitration ruling believed....Fullstory

2016-07-26 01:36 PM

Taipei to ban single-use tableware in municipal units Taipei to ban single-use tableware in municipal units
By George Liao
Taiwan News, Staff Writer

Single-use tableware and bottled water will be prohibited at 228 schools in Taipei City from August 1, Taipei City Government said, estimating to save 12.94....Fullstory

2016-07-26 06:18 PM

Train drivers threaten action Train drivers threaten action
By Matthew Strong
Taiwan News, Staff Writer

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – If the Taiwan Railways Administration did not cut 200 train services in August, train drivers said Tuesday they would take up....Fullstory

2016-07-26 03:24 PM

Two Taiwanese fishermen receive medical care at Taiping’s hospital Two Taiwanese fishermen receive medical care at Taiping’s hospital
By Sophia Yang
Taiwan News, Staff Writer

After six days of sailing and struggling to get a landing permit from the government, three of four boats were finally allowed to dock at....Fullstory

2016-07-26 01:14 PM

Taiwan-Japan maritime talks postponed

Central News Agency

The first meeting of a new dialogue on maritime cooperation between Taiwan and Japan has been postponed, after Taipei requested that the meeting, originally slated....Fullstory

2016-07-26 06:18 PM

Taiwan shares end above 9,000 points

Central News Agency

Shares in Taiwan were back to above the 9,000-point mark Tuesday on late gains in the electronics sector after falling below the level Monday. The weighted....Fullstory

2016-07-26 06:18 PM

TWSE trading on Tuesday

Central News Agency

The weighted index on the Taiwan Stock Exchange opened at 8,983.55 points today. After moving between 9,024.79 and 8,960.48, the index closed at....Fullstory

2016-07-26 04:46 PM

Families of 23 Chinese victims of bus fire settle on compensation

Central News Agency

Taipei, July 26 (CNA) Family members of 23 Chinese nationals who died in a tour bus fire on July 19 have reached agreement on....Fullstory

2016-07-26 04:06 PM

Taiwan shares close up 0.37%

Central News Agency

Taipei, July 26 (CNA) Taiwan shares closed up 33.12 points, or 0.37 percent, at 9,024.79 Tuesday on turnover of NT$75.71 billion....Fullstory

2016-07-26 03:39 PM

Shareholder meeting quality making considerable strides: TWSE

Central News Agency

Taipei, July 26 (CNA) The Taiwan Stock Exchange (TWSE) said Monday that after three years of effort made by the exchange to promote corporate....Fullstory

2016-07-26 03:29 PM

Taiwan shares open lower

Central News Agency

Taipei, July 26 (CNA) The Taiwan Stock Exchange's main index opened down 8.12 points Tuesday at 8,983.55 on turnover of....Fullstory

2016-07-26 10:23 AM

Taoyuan Airport new control tower designed after ‘Queen's Head’ Taoyuan Airport new control tower designed after ‘Queen's Head’
By George Liao
Taiwan News, Staff Writer

The design idea of a new air traffic control tower at Taoyuan International Airport now under construction came from the "Queen's Head," an unique geological....Fullstory

2016-07-26 03:12 PM

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