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Arabic news channel backed by Saudi prince goes on air


Associated Press

MANAMA, Bahrain (AP) -- The fight for Arabic news viewers is heating up. A new pan-Arab channel known as Alarab took to the airwaves Sunday from...full story
updated 2015-02-01 10:22 PM
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Arabic news channel backed by Saudi prince goes on air

Associated Press

MANAMA, Bahrain (AP) -- The fight for Arabic news viewers is heating up. A new pan-Arab channel known as Alarab took to the airwaves Sunday from....Fullstory

2015-02-01 10:22 PM

Taipei Games Show turnout hits 430,000

Central News Agency

Taipei, Feb. 1 (CNA) The number of visitors to the annual Taipei Game Show that concluded Sunday broke the 430,000....Fullstory

2015-02-01 08:33 PM

TAIEX could see corrections before mid February: analysts

Central News Agency

Taipei, Feb. 1 (CNA) The Taiwan capitalization weighted stock index, the benchmark index on the local main board, could be....Fullstory

2015-02-01 04:15 PM

Online shopping fair starts Tuesday

Central News Agency

Taipei, Feb. 1 (CNA) An online shopping fair coordinated by the Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA) will open at the....Fullstory

2015-02-01 02:04 PM

China's manufacturing gauge falls to 28-month low

Associated Press

BEIJING (AP) -- A gauge of China's manufacturing activity fell to a 28-month low in January amid economic slowdown, although January typically is a month....Fullstory

2015-02-01 11:22 AM

Obama budget sets up battle with Republican-led Congress
By ANDREW TAYLOR
Associated Press

WASHINGTON (AP) -- After a year of relative peace in Washington's budget battles, President Barack Obama will lay out a $4 trillion budget on Monday....Fullstory

2015-02-01 09:02 AM

'Blue highway' boat service launched between Kaohsiung, Tainan

Central News Agency

Kaohsiung, Feb. 1 (CNA) A tourism-oriented miniature cruise launched between the two major cities of southern Taiwan Sunday, carrying....Fullstory

2015-02-01 09:43 PM

Countdown to 2060: Taiwan's shrinking labor force

Central News Agency

Taipei, Feb. 1 (CNA) Taiwan's labor-aged workers could shrink to just 51 percent of the total population by the end....Fullstory

2015-02-01 06:17 PM

Taiwan's biomedical sensor industry posts growth in 2014 output

Central News Agency

Taipei, Feb. 1 (CNA) Taiwan's biomedical sensor industry generated NT$20.7 billion (US$654 million) in output value in 2014, 1.1 percent....Fullstory

2015-02-01 03:50 PM

MediaTek remains world's No. 3 supplier of smartphone chips in Q3

Central News Agency

Taipei, Feb. 1 (CNA) Taiwan's MediaTek Inc. (???), a major supplier of handset chips to Chinese brands, remained the world's....Fullstory

2015-02-01 11:54 AM

Nearly 80% of Taiwanese have used mobile Internet: poll

Central News Agency

Taipei, Feb. 1 (CNA) The number of mobile Internet users in Taiwan surged last year as the quality of mobile....Fullstory

2015-02-01 11:14 AM

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