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3 hrs ago | The Wave
A gory, flashy sci-fi fantasia about a woman using 100 percent of her brain, and an actor, Scarlett Johansson, releasing 100 percent of her talent in the most unlikely circumstances.
4 hrs ago | EETimes
The pollution is, I am sure, much better now in Taipei/Taiwan. I lived in Beijing in 1996/97, which was pretty bad.
9 hrs ago | ETaiwanNews.com
Former Taoyuan County Vice Magistrate Ye Shi-wen and Farglory Group Chairman Chao Teng-hsiung were indicted Friday for alleged corruption involving low-cost housing projects.
TAIPEI, Taiwan Majority of 54 passengers and four crew members travelling in a TransAsia turboprop plane were killed when it crash landed in a Taiwanese Island county Wednesday, officials said.
Taiwan lenders' risk on the mainland is concentrated at the biggest banks such as Taipei Fubon Bank, among others.
Investigators from the Aviation Safety Council yesterday recovered the two black boxes of crashed TransAsia Airways passenger plane GE222.
Matmo made landfall along the east coast of Taiwan Tuesday night, local time, with winds over 160 kph .
The first living thing we see in Luc Besson's Lucy is the original Lucy, the female Australopithecus afarensis whose skeleton constitutes one of the oldest and most complete specimens of humanity's first ancestors.
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.
Updated: Fri Jul 25, 2014 11:10 am
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