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English teaching job openings in Taiwan attract 5,800 Filipino applications

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Foreign English Teacher Program (FET) sponsored by Taiwan’s Ministry of Education this year attracted 5,800 people in the Philippines to apply, and in the end on...

Taiwan reports 20,802 local COVID cases

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC) on Sunday (Aug. 14) announced 21,092 new confirmed cases of COVID-19, of which 20,802 were local and 290 were imported, as well ...

Magnitude 6.1 earthquake strikes Philippine islands region - EMSC

An earthquake of magnitude 6.1 struck the Moro Gulf, Mindanao region in the Philippines on Saturday, the European Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC) said. The quake was at a depth of 10 km (...

Analysis: China's Taiwan military drills offer spying opportunity for U.S.

HONG KONG/WASHINGTON, Aug 12 (Reuters) - While China's expanded drills surrounding Taiwan have marked an unprecedented military and political warning against outside interference over the island, ...

NEFIN Group Enters Singapore with A Goal to Invest SGD$100million In Upcoming 5 Years

Partnering with Tuas Power Supply is the First Step in Materializing the Long-term Commitment into Singapore. There are more strategic partnerships in the pipeline this year. SINGAPORE - Media OutR...

Philippines: Rights groups fear rollback of reproductive care

Women's rights advocates in the Philippines fear that the overturning of Roe v. Wade in the United States could also reverse precarious gains in reproductive and sexual health rights in the Southe...

Taiwan donates US$200,000 for Philippine quake relief

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan announced Wednesday (Aug. 10) a donation of US$200,000 (NT$5.99 million) to the relief efforts of the Philippines hit by a strong earthquake last month. A magnit...

Taiwan reports 23,665 local COVID cases, 25 deaths

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC) announced 23,665 local COVID cases on Wednesday (Aug. 10). CDC Director-General Chou Jih-haw (周志浩), head of the CECC’s ...

SCMP compares Pelosi's Taiwan trip to Pearl Harbor attack

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — An opinion piece published in the SCMP on Tuesday (Aug. 9) compared the visit of U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi to the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor. The SCMP, which...

SYLTARE Set to Launch NFT Trading Card Game on August 18th

SEOUL, SOUTH KOREA - Media OutReach - 9 August 2022 - In a move that shook the NFT-based Trade Card Game (TCG) ecosystem, SYLTARE announced its global launch on August 18th. ...

Kim arrives on PGA Tour with 61 to win Wyndham Championship

GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — The last five weeks feels like three months to 20-year-old Joohyung “Tom” Kim, and for good reason. The South Korean kid who named himself after a cartoon train is on the fast ...

Taiwan reports 15,206 local COVID cases, lowest in 100 days

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC) announced 21,577 local COVID cases on Monday (Aug. 8), a 29% decrease from the previous day and the lowest number of infections ...

US Secretary of State Blinken in South Africa on Africa tour

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken began his three-nation tour of Africa Sunday by visiting a museum in South Africa commemorating how the country's Black youths helped to end ...

Taiwan reports 21,771 local COVID cases

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC) on Sunday (Aug. 7) announced 22,044 new confirmed cases of COVID-19, of which 21,771 were local and 273 were imported, as well a...

Blinken commits U.S. to defending Philippines against armed attacks

Secretary of State Antony Blinken assured the Philippines on Saturday that the United States would come to its defence if attacked in the South China Sea, seeking to allay concerns about the extent of...