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Today in History Today is Sunday, March 14, the 73rd day of 2021. There are 292 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On March 1...

China’s new ban on Taiwan pork has actually been in place since 2014

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan Executive Yuan Secretary-General Li Meng-yen (李孟諺) on Thursday (Jan. 28) criticized China's Taiwan Affairs Office’s announcement that it was banning Taiwa...

Taiwan to export pork to Philippines

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Amid public concerns about the import of ractopamine-laden pork from the United States, Taiwan is looking to begin exporting its own pork to the Philippines, reports said ...

Taiwan president defends ending ban on US pork after months-long feud

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) on Thursday (Dec. 24) defended her decision four months ago to lift the ban on U.S. pork products starting next year, a change that sparked an...

Taiwan Sugar Corporation to close its largest pig farm in Vietnam

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan Sugar Corporation (TSC) plans to scale back its pig farming in Vietnam by closing its largest facility in the country and investing NT$10.7 billion (US$369 million)...

Dr Pest introduces nano-natural atomization disinfection which is made of pure natural essential oils to help customers deal with Covid-19

HONG KONG, CHINA - Media OutReach - 14 October 2020 - Since the Covid-19 epidemic began to ravage Hong Kong in 2019, public health awareness has improved a lot. "Dr Pest", a professional insecticidal,...

Dr Pest introduces nano-natural atomization disinfection which is made of pure natural essential oils to help customers deal with Covid-19

HONG KONG, CHINA - Media OutReach - 14 October 2020 - Since the Covid-19 epidemic began to ravage Hong Kong in 2019, public health awareness has improved a lot. "Dr Pest", a professional insecticidal,...

AIA Singapore pays tribute to essential workers, providing them with free protection, AIA #ShareTheLove Insurance plan, against infectious diseases including COVID-19 and dengue fever

The special coverage is part of the insurer’s regional #ShareTheLove movement to give back to the community – by protecting what matters most, and enabling healthier, longer, better lives for generati...

Taiwan government defends end of ban on US pork imports

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Presidential Office on Saturday (Aug. 29) defended its decision to lift a ban on the import of pork from the United States against criticism from local opposition lead...

Taiwan to resume fresh pork exports to Macau after 24 years

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwanese fresh pork exports to Macau are expected to resume next week after the country was declared a foot-and-mouth disease (FMD) free zone without vaccination last mon...

Fire under control on Danish former research island

HELSINKI (AP) — Emergency and rescue workers in Denmark brought a blaze under control Tuesday on a largely deserted Danish island that until recently housed an animal disease research center, local me...

Pork exports allowed after OIE designates Taiwan FMD-free zone

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwanese pork has been cleared for export following an over two-decade hiatus after a global animal health agency declared the nation free of foot-and-mouth disease (FMD)...

Queen Elizabeth misses Royal Ascot for first time in reign

LONDON (AP) — Nothing has kept Queen Elizabeth II away from the Royal Ascot horse racing meeting during her 68-year reign as U.K. monarch — not pregnancy, a speech to Parliament or even an outbreak of...

Taiwan set to resume pork exports later this year after 2-decade hiatus

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan can expect to resume fresh pork exports as early as the second half of this year, according to the country's animal husbandry authorities on Monday (June 8). ...

Taiwan premier guarantees nation's food supply

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan Premier Su Tseng-chang (蘇貞昌) confirmed the nation’s food supply was sufficient and there was no need to panic, on Saturday (April 18), during a frozen pork st...