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32 min ago | The China Post
A feasibility study on signing an Economic Cooperation Agreement between Taiwan and the Philippines is nearing completion, the Philippines' top envoy to Taiwan said recently.
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32 min ago | The China Post
The cost of living in Taipei is lower than that of other regional business hubs, making the city more attractive to international businesses, according to the latest survey conducted by consulting firm ECA International.
4 hrs ago | ETaiwanNews.com
Taipei, Dec. 8 Almost 60 percent of office workers in Taiwan said their lack of English language skills has hampered their ambition to pursue an ideal job, according to the results of an online survey released Sunday.
8 hrs ago | PGA.com
December 7, 2013: Sandra Gal of Germany played a shot off the ninth tee box in the second round of the Swinging Skirts World Ladies Masters in Taipei, Taiwan.
Taiwan ruling Kuomintang lawmakers are seeking to have the legislative disciplinary committee reopen a probe into alleged influence peddling involving main opposition Democratic Progressive Party caucus whip Ker Chien-ming.
In order to achieve economic prosperity, Taiwan must establish free-trade agreements with as many countries as possible, as well as relaxing its stringent rules that restrain business growth, according to an op-ed piece recently published in The Wall Street Journal .
Taipei, Dec. 7 A new package of trade measures agreed upon Saturday at a World Trade Organization conference is expected to reduce trade costs by 15 percent for developing countries and 10 percent for developed countries, Economics Minister Chang Chia-juch said Saturday.
Taiwan's representative to Vietnam said yesterday that bilateral relations between Taipei and Hanoi remain stable and are expected to continue to improve.
BANGKOK, 5 Dec 2013 Thai workers have been advised not to take any medicines with them when leaving for Taiwan, according to the Foreign Ministry.
Former President Lee Teng-hui on Saturday complained about a decision by prosecutors to file an appeal against his not-guilty verdict in an embezzlement case.
ASUS Padfone Mini 4.3 is again a combo phone like its previous Padfone devices. ASUS is all set to launch its new Padfone Mini 4.3 combo in Taipei on December 11th.
The Nantou County Government yesterday announced an initial land analysis on Cingjing Farm, revealing that 20 per cent of the land scope possesses a potential high risk from natural disasters; however, the result is very different from the Ministry of the Interior's results of 46 per cent, which the ministry revealed on Thursday.
Agents targeting human Top2s are clinically active anticancer drugs whose trapping of Top2-mediated DNA breakage effectively induces genome fragmentation and cell death.
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs extended its condolences yesterday over the death of South Africa's first black president and Nobel Peace Prize laureate, Nelson Mandela, who passed away on Thursday at the age of 95. The ministry said it was saddened by the passing of the South African anti-apartheid politician, whom the R.O.C. government deeply ... (more)
Students attend class at the Jing'an Education College Affiliated School in Shanghai.
Photo: AFP In the past year, the number of viewing hours Taiwanese spent on video sharing site YouTube rocketed 60 per cent from 2012.