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Taipei, July 30 Lawmakers on the Legislature's Economics Committee Wednesday urged state-owned Aerospace Industrial Development Corp. not to go ahead with a privatization plan before a bill governing the company's establishment clears the legislative floor.
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Taipei, July 30 The Ministry of Economic Affairs said Wednesday that the controversial fourth nuclear power plant project has passed its safety checks.
11 hrs ago | The Georgia Straight
Chen knew in the first few years that the child she thought was a daughter wasn't like other little girls.
15 hrs ago | The China Post
TAIPEI, Taiwan -- Former President Lee Teng-hui recently denied that he was ever a member of a communist party, contrary to long-standing rumors, adding that communism is "deceptive."
19 hrs ago | Suria
Taiwanese girl group Dream Girls` Tia Li touches Fahrenheit`s Aaron Yan`s muscles during a celebration party for their TV drama "Fall in Love With Me" in Taipei, Taiwan, 29 July 2014.
A diplomat who previously served at Taiwan's Vietnam representative office yesterday was indicted for allegedly taking bribes for visa applicants in Vietnam, the Taipei District Prosecutors Office announced yesterday.
The president of Rotary International, one of the world's largest humanitarian service organizations, will soon recognize the work of the Rotary Club of Waynesboro during a visit to south central Pennsylvania.
Parents of one of the French victims who died in a TransAsia Airways crash in the outlying island county of Penghu last week have arrived in Taiwan to handle the aftermath of their daughter's death.
Is there anything as free from the mundane restrictions of daily life as a well-made science fiction movie? Nothing in French action-thriller specialist Luc Besson's Lucy bears any resemblance to the real world, and that is what makes it so much fun.
The Ministry of National Defense yesterday confirmed that the former head of Taiwan's Defense Mission in the United States had failed to pass a required polygraph test.
In Taiwan, August is the month ghosts return from the afterlife. Linda Wertheimer talks to author Ed Lin about his mystery Ghost Month, set largely in the night markets and food stalls of Taipei.
Two marchers in Taiwan`s 11th annual LGBT Pride March in Taipei City Oct. 26 affirm that "I am proud to be gay; I'm not a sex refugee!" Credit: Dennis Engbarth/IPS - To teenagers, running away can seem like the easiest answer to problems at home, but for Alex* it was his only option when his family refused to accept that he identified himself as a ... (more)
Taiwanese singer Elva Hsiao poses during an unveiling ceremony for her Elva X Molly doll in Taipei, Taiwan, 26 July 2014.
An employee looks at the moisture separator reheater in the turbine building during a media tour at the yet-to-be-completed Taipower Fourth Nuclear Power Plant in Gongliao, New Taipei City, May 14, 2013.
TAIPEI, Taiwan -- Farglory Group Chairman Chao Teng-hsiung yesterday told local media reporters that he was forced and demanded by former Taoyuan Deputy Magistrate Yeh Shih-wen - a senior Farglory executive - to give a bribe to Yeh via intermediary Tsai to secure an affordable public housing project in Bade District of Taoyuan County.
Dozens of protesters took to the streets in Taipei yesterday to voice opposition to Israeli attacks on the Gaza Strip that have reportedly caused over 1,000 deaths, mostly civilian, and urged the United States to stop its military assistance to Israel.
Updated: Wed Jul 30, 2014 09:57 pm
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