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  1. Taiwanese Presidential Stop at LA Bakery Causes Massive Political Fallout in ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Eater

    A Downtown Los Angeles bakery has unexpectedly found itself at the heart of growing tensions between China and semi-autonomous Taiwan, and it all started over a photo of a cup of coffee. The backlash began at the Wilshire Boulevard location of Taiwanese restaurant chain 85AoC Bakery , and is now rippling through mainland China and Taipei stock trading floors.

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  2. UPDATE 2-Taiwan's July export orders show solid growth on tech demandRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Reuters

    Taiwan's export orders grew faster than expected in July, thanks to still-solid demand for electronic gadgets despite worries about global growth because of the trade disputes between the United States and China. Orders for trade-dependent Taiwan, which declined in June, rose 8 percent in July from a year earlier to $41.8 billion, a record for that month, Ministry of Economic Affairs data showed on Monday.

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  3. The World in BriefRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | NWAonline

    ... to be a missionary and former member of the U.S. Marines, will be charged with assault later this week. TAIPEI, Taiwan -- President Tsai Ing-wen of Taiwan visited Houston over the weekend, her second brief stop in the United States in one week, a ...

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  4. Empty hotels, idle boats: What happens when a Pacific island upsets ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Indian Express

    Hotel blocks and restaurants stand empty, travel agencies are boarded and boats which take tourists to Palau's green, mushroom-shaped Rock Islands are docked at the piers. Empty hotel rooms, idle tour boats and shuttered travel agencies reveal widening fissures in the tiny Pacific nation of Palau, which is caught in an escalating diplomatic tug-of-war between China and Taiwan.

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  5. Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose's Daughter Appeals Govt To Bring His Mortal Remains To IndiaRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Outlook

    Hiroshi Hirabayashi, president of the 115-year-old Tokyo-based Japan-India Association, also requested the Indian government to facilitate the return of Netaji's mortal remains. Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose's daughter Anita Bose-Pfaff has renewed her appeal to the governments of India and Japan for bringing her father's mortal remains back home.

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  6. Taiwan improves missiles to counter China military expansionRead the original story

    Saturday | Yahoo!

    Taiwan is responding to China's arms buildup by developing missiles and interceptors of its own that could reduce Beijing's military advantage over the self-ruled island, defense experts say. Since President Tsai Ing-wen took office in 2016, Taiwan has deployed one set of missiles, perfected another and sped production of a third, the analysts say, in the latest sign of how it's handling a Chinese military threat that is raising the chances of an armed confrontation.

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  7. Tsai Ing-wen becomes first sitting Taiwanese leader to set foot...Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The Japan Times

    In an apparent first, Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen on Sunday visited a U.S. federal building in an official capacity - a move expected to enrage China amid Washington's row with Beijing and closer ties with Taipei. Tsai Ing-wen toured NASA's Johnson Space Center in Houston, becoming the first sitting leader from the self-ruling island to set foot in an American government facility in the United States.

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  8. Taiwan president stops in US as relations warm, angering ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Boston.com

    President Tsai Ing-wen of Taiwan visited Houston over the weekend, her second brief stop in the United States in one week, a sign of efforts to deepen relations between Washington and Taipei despite vehement opposition from China. Tsai stopped in Los Angeles last Monday, on her way to Paraguay and Belize, and then in Houston on Saturday on her way back home.

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  9. Taiwan President Stops in U.S. as Relations Warm, Angering ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The New York Times

    President Tsai Ing-wen of Taiwan visited Houston over the weekend, her second brief stop in the United States in one week, a sign of efforts to deepen relations between Washington and Taipei despite vehement opposition from China. Ms. Tsai stopped in Los Angeles last Monday, on her way to Paraguay and Belize, and then in Houston on Saturday on her way back home.

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  10. Empty hotels, idle boats - What happens when a Pacific island upsets ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Star Online

    Empty hotel rooms, idle tour boats and shuttered travel agencies reveal widening fissures in the tiny Pacific nation of Palau, which is caught in an escalating diplomatic tug-of-war between China and Taiwan. Late last year, China effectively banned tour groups to the idyllic tropical archipelago, branding it an illegal destination due to its lack of diplomatic status.

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  11. Chinese police nab suspects after US$87 million cryptocurrency theftRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Channelnewsasia.com

    A cryptocurrency mining computer is seen in front of bitcoin logo during the annual Computex computer exhibition in Taipei, Taiwan, Jun 5, 2018. BEIJING: Chinese police have arrested three suspects alleged to have stolen assets worth 600 million yuan through hacking, state media reported Sunday , as cyber criminals target holders of bitcoin and other virtual currencies.

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  12. Asian Games 2018: Indian women lose to Chinese Taipei in basketballRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Mid-Day Mumbai

    India's Hemmige Mahesha Bhandavya looks to shoot against as Taiwan's Chen Yuchun defends in the women's basketball preliminary Group A game between Taiwan and India at the 2018 Asian Games in Jakarta on August 19, 2018. The Indian women's basketball team had a disappointing outing as it lost 61-84 to Chinese Taipei at the 18th Asian Games here today.

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  13. Taipei election hilarity plus LINKZRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The View from Taiwan

    All roads lead to home Hardly had I posted last week on how the Taipei election was giving me the sadz when that selfsame day the venerable Ting Shou-chung , now in his 2,461st run for Taipei mayor, decided to exceed even Pasuya Yao and restore my faith in the mainlander Old Guard's ability to lose China. Er, Taipei.

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  14. Netaji's daughter appeals to govt: Bring his mortal remains to IndiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Times of India

    NEW DELHI: Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose 's daughter Anita Bose-Pfaff has renewed her appeal to the governments of India and Japan for bringing her father's mortal remains back home. According to her, Netaji died in an air crash in Taiwan on August 18, 1945 and his remains are preserved at Tokyo's Renkoji temple since September 1945.

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  15. Another View, with Douglas Y.T. Hsu: Beijing is politicizing the 2019 ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | UnionLeader.com

    Another View, with Douglas Y.T. Hsu: Beijing is politicizing the 2019 East Asian Youth Games at Taiwan's expense Beijing continues to constrain Taiwan's rightful role on the international stage and no country should feel at ease with the increasingly bold tactics it employs.

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  16. FUJIFILM and Magnum Photos present collaborative Project "HOME" photo exhibitionRead the original story

    Yesterday | Art Daily

    In celebration of its 50th anniversary in Hong Kong, Fuji Photo Products Co. Ltd. is collaborating with FUJIFILM and Magnum Photos for the first time present the project 'HOME'.

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  17. Athenex (ATNX) Lowered to "Sell" at Zacks Investment ResearchRead the original story

    Saturday | Daily Political

    According to Zacks, "Athenex, Inc. is a clinical stage biopharmaceutical company. It engaged in the discovery and development of drugs for the treatment of cancer.

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  18. Asian Games: Blu Girls begin medal questRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | ABS-CBN News

    Nothing else than a podium finish will do for the Philippine Blu Girls, who swing into action in the 18th Asian Games softball tournament at the Gelora Bung Karno softball field on Sunday. "We don't watch to match our fourth-place finish the last time.

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  19. Osaka leaders revel as casinos bid for attentionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Japan Times

    When the Diet passed a law governing the operation of integrated casino resorts last month, public celebrations were few. Media polls showed strong public opposition to casinos, with respondents citing worries about problem gamblers and more crime.

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  20. Japan seeks removal of latest 'comfort woman' statue in TaiwanRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Japan Times

    Japan's de facto embassy in Taiwan has requested the removal of a statue in Tainan symbolizing the "comfort women," officials said Friday. The Taipei office of the Japan-Taiwan Exchange Association asked officials of the Kuomintang, Taiwan's biggest opposition party, to take "appropriate" action over the statue, which was installed with the party's support, association officials said.

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