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Taipei, March 15 Five Taiwanese coast guardsmen were on their way back home Saturday evening after a Chinese fishing boat that crossed into Taiwanese waters tried to escape with them aboard earlier in the day.
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Tens of thousands of gourmet food lovers on Saturday flocked to the Taipei International Bakery Show to sample sweets, check out the latest trends in the food industry, and show support for Taiwanese bakers vying in a world pastry championship.
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A Bank SinoPac employee counts yuan banknotes in a bank branch in Taipei, Taiwan, on Wednesday, July 17, 2013.
Yea, I know exactly how he must have felt. Fortunately, enough things in Taiwan are in English that I could get around.
Taipei, March 14 Taiwan will take on the growing cruise market by launching a program to simplify the visa application process for travelers visiting the island's ports, an official from Taiwan International Ports Corporation said Friday.
The drama surrounding the prolonged Wenlin Yuan urban renewal project took a turn yesterday, when a family member from the prominent "Wang family" case voluntarily dismantled the prefabs established on the site of the family's former home without informing his family members.
Less than a week ago we previewed the Aaron De La Cruz x Remix x Casio G-Shock GD-6900 with hand-engraved lines mimicking Cruz's signature freestyle art.
French cyclist Remy Di Gregorio claimed the yellow jacket as the overall winner of the 2014 Tour de Taiwan international cycling race, which ended in the southern county of Pingtung Thursday.
The main opposition party has been faced with the dilemma for months about how to come up with a choice between five members and Ko, who has been riding high in public opinion surveys while refusing to join the taskforce meeting Friday morning came up with suggestions on how to solve the impasse, party spokesman Lin Chun-hsien told reporters.
A man steals out of the darkness and drops a paper bag at the door of the building, pressing a bell before he leaves.
In his administration's much-vaunted and ongoing "pivot" toward Asia, President Obama should enter into a bilateral investment agreement with Taiwan and support Taiwanese membership in the Trans-Pacific Partnership at the earliest dates possible.
Taipei, March 13 The Executive Yuan on Thursday approved three draft amendments that will increase the personal freedom and rights of foreign nationals, pending passage in the Legislature.
The Presidential Office announced yesterday that President Ma Ying-jeou has nominated Yen Da-ho , chief prosecutor of the Supreme Prosecutors Office, for state prosecutor-general.
The 2014 Eco-products International Fair kicked off in Taipei Thursday, offering local companies a great chance to develop business links and secure orders from local and foreign buyers, according to an official from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs .
Taiwan's representative office in Manila will hand over more donations by Taiwanese individuals and businesses to the Philippines for relief and reconstruction in the wake of last year's Super Typhoon Haiyan, officials said yesterday.
Some of the 600 heroin bricks that were discovered in an aircraft container on display at the Criminal Investigation Bureau building in Taipei Sunday / PHOTO: AFP The Ministry of Public Security has started an investigation into the smuggling of 229 kilograms of heroin from Ho Chi Minh City to Taiwan last November.