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Taipei, Aug. 30 The Centers for Disease Control heightened a health advisory against travel to the Democratic Republic of the Congo Saturday from "watch" to "alert" on concern over the continued spread of the Ebola virus.
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7 hrs ago | The China Post
Independent candidate Ko Wen-je continues to be the frontrunner in the Taipei mayoral race, but his lead over major rival Sean Lien from the ruling Kuomintang has narrowed, a recent survey has shown.
11 hrs ago | The China Post
President Ma Ying-jeou yesterday gave highest credit to the nation's armed forces for their significant contributions in R.O.C. history as he honored model military personnel at a ceremony in Taipei, ahead of Sept.
Taiwan plans to spend TW$74.8 billion in the next nine years to acquire anti-missile systems to boost its aerial defences against China, a lawmaker and media said Saturday.
The U.S. dollar rose against the Taiwan dollar Friday, gaining NT$0.005 to close at the day's high of NT$29.970 as the greenback recouped its earlier losses on the back of local central bank intervention, dealers said.
According to the Chinese-language United Evening News, Kuomintang Legislator Lo Shu-lei yesterday accused independent Taipei mayoral candidate Ko Wen-je of treating his patients as experimental subjects while Ko led the Surgical Intensive Care Unit Team at National Taiwan University Hospital .
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Wales-based playwright Kaite O'Reilly talks about her play which is inspired by Frida Kahlo and will premiere at the Taipei Arts Festival next week A: The Taipei Arts Festival has been trying to get director Phillip Zarrilli over from Wales to Taiwan to train and direct a production with a Taiwanese company for some years.
The Tourism Bureau began preparations Thursday for repairs on the iconic Queen's Head rock formation at Yehliu Geopark in New Taipei, in a bid to protect the popular tourist attraction from further erosion.
The Indonesian Economic and Trade Office to Taipei yesterday celebrated the 69th Independence Day of the Republic of Indonesia at Grand Hyatt Taipei, with invited guests including the Minister of Foreign Affairs David Y. L. Lin .
"Taipei Factory II," a three-part film co-produced by Taiwan and Italy, will have its world premiere at the 71st Venice Film Festival Aug. 31. Co-produced by the Taipei Film Commission and Italy's Rai Cinema, the film will be screened in the Out of Competition section of the festival, which takes place Aug. 27-Sept.
Ko was arrested in mainland China for using cannabis on Aug. 14 and was held in custody for two weeks.
For Andrea, 30 and Ted, 40, one wedding ceremony just wasn't enough. The couple wanted the groom's cousin to officiate, so they had a civil ceremony to make it official, then invited 100 guests to the Strathmore Mansion in North Bethesda, Maryland , for their March 30, 2013 wedding.
Updated: Sat Aug 30, 2014 05:11 pm
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