Mandarin Oriental Taipei Hotel open talent recruitments for new immigrants

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - National Immigration Agency (NIA) has recently been cooperating with international five-star hotel Mandarin Oriental Taipei to hold some training courses and talent recruitment ...

Thai monk sentenced for raping 13-year-old he impregnated

BANGKOK (AP) — A court in Thailand has sentenced a former Buddhist monk known for his jet-set lifestyle to 16 years in prison for raping a 13-year-old girl who he also impregnated. W...

First child porn suspect on FBI list pleads guilty

HELENA, Mont. (AP) — The first-ever child pornography suspect named to the FBI's Most Wanted list cashed out his life savings and was fleeing law enforcement on a bus traveling across Montana last yea...

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4 Thai prostitutes arrested in northern Taiwan, John cries foul over fake bra size

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Police raided an apartment in the northern Taiwan city of Keelung, where they nabbed four Thai prostitutes and two Taiwanese customers, one of whom complained that he had been ...

Asian shares gain, but inflation drags on Chinese benchmarks

SINGAPORE (AP) — Asian markets were mostly higher on Tuesday, though Chinese benchmarks fell after the government reported inflation rose for a fourth straight month. Hopes that President Donald Trump...

Thai police dismiss British woman's rape allegation

BANGKOK (AP) — Police in Thailand say they have dismissed a British tourist's claim that she was raped on a Thai resort island after their investigation revealed no supporting evidence. ...

Taiwan's Miaoli to promote Southeast Asian cultures through Thailand film

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - Miaoli County Library is going to hold a "2018 Multi Reading – News Immigrants Cultural Series – Southeast Asia Thailand Film" event on...

BC-US--Foreign Exchange, US

NEW YORK (AP) — Foreign Exchange, New York prices. Rates for trades of $1 million minimum. ...

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Norwegian Cruise Line to withdraw from China market after 'damas' eat away profits

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Norwegian Cruise Line recently announced that it is planning to withdraw from the China market, and though it says it was part of a shift in its overall strategy, a recent pass...

Taiwan's youth ambassador program celebrates 10th anniversary

A celebration marking the 10th anniversary of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs-organized International Youth Ambassador Exchange Program was staged Oct. 13 at Taipei Guest House.   The event was...

Three Taiwanese nabbed in South Korea's biggest amphetamine bust

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - South Korean police officers busted the largest ever amphetamine smuggling case in the country, including 90 kilograms of the drugs being seized in connection wit...