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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.
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.
Updated: Fri Jul 25, 2014 05:51 am
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