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Taiwan sees its first-ever decline in working-age population

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Amid the aging of its population, Taiwan saw the number of working-age citizens decline for the first time in 2020, reports said Wednesday (Sept. 1). Census figures sho...

Uni-Bio Science Group: 2021 Interim Results

Successful Turnaround to Profit-making with Record-High Turnover Expanding R&D Activity in Nanobody Drug to Diversify Product Portfolio HONG KONG SAR - EQS Newswire - 27 August 2021 - A f...

Herbalife Nutrition Accelerates Public Nutrition Education Efforts Through Partnership with AmCham Taiwan for 2021 Citizen's Health Forum

HONG KONG SAR - Media OutReach - 24 August 2021 - Premier global nutrition company Herbalife Nutrition has teamed up with the American Chamber of Commerce in Taiwan (AmCham Taiwan) to hold the 2021...

China allows couples third child amid demographic crisis

China will now allow couples to legally have a third child as it seeks to hold off a demographic crisis that could threaten its hopes of increased prosperity and global influence. The ceremonial le...

Austrian firm rolls the dice on Japan's first casino project

An Austrian gaming company has made what analysts describe as a "significant breakthrough" in the campaign to open the first casino in Japan, although there is still deep concern in society ...

Keep an Eye on Your Vision Health with Be Quinn Global’s Lumina Eye Vitamin

Lumina Eye Vitamin is formulated in Japan with three main ingredients - Lutein & Zeaxanthin, Blue Green Algae, and Prune ExtractIt addresses common vision problems faced by people, such as short-s...

Census shows US is diversifying, white population shrinking

The U.S. became more diverse and more urban over the past decade, and the non-Hispanic white population dropped for the first time on record, the Census Bureau reported Thursday as it released a trove...

Taiwanese seniors employed at lower rate than in Japan, South Korea, US

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The labor force participation rate for people aged 65 years and older in Taiwan is only 8.8%, which may pose challenges as the nation's population ages, according to C...

Solar developer Sunseap expands in Taiwan with 5 new projects in 2021

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Sunseap, a Singaporean solar energy system developer and operator, is expanding its operations in Taiwan and will embark on at least five new projects for the rest of 2021...

Pet industry thriving in Taiwan despite COVID-19

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Stores that have closed due to COVID-19 are being replaced by pet businesses as Taiwan experiences a decade-long boom in the companion animals sector. The number of pet...

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US envoy to warn Taliban not to bet on Afghan takeover KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — A U.S. peace envoy was back in the Middle East on Tuesday to warn the Taliban not to pursue a military victory...

What is the India-France Rafale fighter jet deal all about?

As India continues to embark on modernizing its aging military amid ongoing geopolitical challenges, one of Delhi's biggest defense deals continues to draw controversy years after it was concluded...

Today in History

Today in History Today is Thursday, July 29, the 210th day of 2021. There are 155 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On July 29,...

Health care for older immigrants sees momentum among states

CHICAGO (AP) — Most mornings, 62-year-old Maria Elena Estamilla wakes up with pelvic pain and dread that she faces the same fate as her mother and grandmother: fatal cervical cancer. ...

Search for bodies concludes at Florida condo collapse site

MIAMI (AP) — Firefighters on Friday declared the end of their search for bodies at the site of a collapsed Florida condo building, concluding a month of painstaking work removing layers of dangerous d...