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Looks like things are going Selina Jen's way. The S.H.E member, who has bravely returned to showbiz after recovering from a burn accident in 2010, recently announced that a solo album and solo concert are in the works.
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Taiwanese actor Kai Ko has remained under the constant scrutiny of the media ever since news of his marijuana-linked arrest broke.
In just a few days from Sept. 26th to 30th, the top tech, brains and materials are tossed about to be shaped and formed at demonstrations, ripped apart and analyzed at seminars and signed for production.
Taipei, Sept. 1 Premier Jiang Yi-huah said Monday that the removal of Chang Hsien-yao, one of Taiwan's chief negotiators with , over an alleged leak of information to Beijing was an isolated case and would not affect the mutual trust in cross-strait exchanges.
Taipei, Sept. 1 Residents of an area affected by a chemical spill were seeking compensation from CPC Corp., Taiwan, Monday whose facility had been suspected of causing the spill that sent more than 1,000 people to hospital in An executive of a CPC-owned company promised to convey to the state-run oil company the compensation demands made by Cijin ... (more)
Taipei, Sept. 1 Taiwan's military on Monday denied a local media report earlier in the day that the locally developed Tien Kung III surface-to-air missile system will be deployed on the country's Kidd-class destroyers.
Taiwan's first low-cost carrier, Tigerair Taiwan, said Monday it will begin flights between Taipei and Singapore by the end of this month, seeking to expand to its presence from the already competitive budget airline business in Southeast Asia to that in Northeast Asia.
Taiwanese singer Elva Hsiao attends a press conference for her new album "Shut Up and Kiss Me" in Taipei, Taiwan, 31 August 2014.
Taipei, Aug. 31 More than one out of every two Taiwanese men do not regularly exercise, according to data released by Taiwan Biobank, a research center, Sunday.
Six food banks in Taiwan launched an alliance in Taipei on Thursday to share their resources and logistics more effectively and to push for legislation that encourages donations to food banks.
President Ma Ying-jeou said Sunday that policy proposals submitted by the nation's youth were found to be practical and mature, as some 88 percent of the proposals were adopted by government agencies last year.
The 7th Taipei Fringe Festival kicked off Saturday, marking the beginning to over 500 different performances taking place around the city through mid-September.
The 2014 Asia Pacific Franchise Confederation and World Franchise Council meetings in Taipei are the first joint, international high-level meetings to be held jointly by Taipei and New Taipei City, said the Association of Chain and Franchise Promotion, Taiwan in a press release yesterday.
Taipei, Aug. 31 Taiwan's Mainland Affairs Council offered congratulations Sunday to the re-elected chief executive of Macau, even as a small number of protesters gathered outside the venue to demand universal suffrage in the Chinese special administrative region.
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Updated: Tue Sep 02, 2014 06:29 am
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