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Someday there may be a generation of kids who think bookstores are fictional creations found only in novels that come in the mail.
Japan in 1971 asked Taiwan to refrain from pressing its claim to the Senkaku Islands in the East China Sea in return for backing Taipei's efforts to maintain its seat at the United Nations, according to Japanese diplomatic records declassified on Thursday.
Steven Pan has built the Formosa International Hotels of Taipei into a one-of-kind success in a Taiwan economy famous for electronics manufacturing.
The U.S. Supreme Court cleared the way for Arizona to carry out its third execution in the past year Wednesday following a closely watched First Amendment fight over the secrecy surrounding lethal injection drugs.
The $160,000 Taifong Open golf tournament has been reduced to 54 holes with the first round starting Friday following inclement weather caused by Typhoon Matmo, which hit Chinese Taipei Wednesday.
Most department stores in Taiwan decided to open their doors a few hours later than normal on Wednesday as many parts of the island were still feeling the effects of Typhoon Matmo.
THIS BAND WILL ALSO CONTAIN SOME EMBEDDED THUNDERSTORMS WITH LOCALLY HEAVIER RAINFALL RATES THAT COULD LEAD TO FLASH FLOODING.
As the world continues to mourn for the family of the passengers aboard that Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17, another aviation disaster happened on July 23 near Magong Airport in Taiwan.
A plane making a second landing attempt in stormy weather crashed at an airport on a small Taiwanese island late Wednesday, killing 51 people and injuring seven, fire officials said.
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A couple hold their umbrella while walking against strong winds as Typhoon Matmo hits Taiwan, in Taipei on Wednesday.
Taiwan Solidarity Union lawmaker Chou Ni-An said yesterday that the official written statement charging Cheng Chieh with homicide has been leaked to the media, causing a serious invasion of the victims' and their families' privacy.
Economics Minister Chang Chia-juch yesterday said he will ensure that the First Nuclear Power Plant will provide a stable flow of electricity, adding that the power plant will not suspend operations.
Taiwan Woman's Link yesterday urged the Taiwan High Court to amend divorce laws after a 90-year-old woman surnamed Yu was unable to divorce her husband after being separated for 20 years.
Updated: Thu Jul 24, 2014 05:39 am
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