Taipei, Taiwan Newswire (Page 10)

Taipei, Taiwan Newswire (Page 10)

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  1. UPDATE 1-US Navy officer charged with spying, possibly for China, TaiwanRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 10 | Reuters

    A U.S. Navy officer with access to sensitive U.S. intelligence faces espionage charges over accusations he passed state secrets, possibly to China and Taiwan, a U.S. official told Reuters on Sunday. The official, speaking on condition of anonymity, identified the suspect as Lieutenant Commander Edward Lin, who was born in Taiwan and later became a naturalized U.S. citizen, according a Navy profile article written about him in 2008.

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  2. Earthquake off northeast Taiwan measures 5.5 magnitude: weather bureauRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 10 | The Peninsula

    TAIPEI: An earthquake measuring 5.5 magnitude struck off the northeast coast of Taiwan on Monday, the island's Central Weather Bureau said, shaking buildings in the capital Taipei, but there were no immediate reports of damage or injuries. Earthquakes are common in Taiwan.

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  3. Earthquake off northeast Taiwan measures 5.5 magnitude: local weather bureauRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 10 | Reuters

    An earthquake measuring 5.5 magnitude struck off the northeast coast of Taiwan on Monday, the island's Central Weather Bureau said, shaking buildings in the capital Taipei, but there were no immediate reports of damage or injuries. Earthquakes are common in Taiwan.

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  4. Chinese Taipei/Korea: exchange of priority documents between TIPO and KIPORead the original story

    Feb 11, 2016 | EPO Website News

    On 1 January 2016, the Taiwan Intellectual Property Office and the Korean Intellectual Property Office started to co-operate on priority document exchange in order to speed up examination procedures and provide more convenience to applicants. Applicants who filed a patent application with the Office of First Filing and then file another application for the same invention with the Office of Second Filing may request PDX within 16 months of the earliest priority date.

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  5. Updated Worldwide Survey on the Methods, Efficacy, and Safety of...Read the original story

    Feb 1, 2010 | Circulation

    From the Arrhythmias and Electrophysiology Center , IRCCS, Policlinico San Donato, Milan, Italy; Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine , Baltimore, Md; Veterans General Hospital , Taipei, Taiwan; St Mary's Hospital , London, United Kingdom; the Cardiovascular Center , Tsuchiura Kyodo Hospital, Tsuchiura Ibaraki, Japan; Royal Melbourne Hospital , Parkville, Victoria, Australia; the Cardiology Department , Asan Medical Center, Seoul, South Korea; the Department of Cardiology , University Hospital, London, Ontario, Canada; Texas Arrhythmia Institute , St David's Medical Center, Austin, Tex; the Division of Cardiology , Mayo Foundation-St Mary Hospital, Rochester, Minn; Institute of Medical Statistics and Biometry "G.A. Maccacaro" , UniversitA degli Studi di Milano, Milan, Italy.

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  6. Pretec 2 GB MMC 4 cardRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2004 | Digital Photography Review

    ... any current flash memory card. The new card is also backwardly compatible with standard SD / MMC devices. Taipei, Taiwan, June 1, 2004 - Pretec Electronics Corp. , the 2nd company in the world offering CompactFlash memory card (CF) card since 1995, ...

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  7. Chen Shui-bian's pardon is next president's big problemRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 10 | The China Post

    The Medical Professionals' Alliance in Taiwan kicked off a movement on March 29 to win a presidential pardon for former President Chen Shui-bian, who is now on medical parole from prison for serving a 20-year sentence for corruption and graft, as well as money laundering, since 2009. Ten days later, last Friday, the Kaohsiung City Council all but adopted a resolution to call for Chen's pardon by President Ma Ying-jeou, which Democratic Progressive Party mayor Chen Chu endorsed at once. 1 comment

  8. Rare crane a boost to Taiwan's troubled wetlands as farmers agree to go greenRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 10 | The China Post

    It has a Facebook page, two books and its own brand of rice. A Siberian crane that landed in Taiwan after getting lost on migration over a year ago even made international headlines when it was found wandering outside a train station.

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  9. Taiwan, China students discuss civil societyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 10 | The China Post

    Young people from Taiwan and China are exchanging views and exploring the meaning of civil society at a youth leadership camp held at Tamkang University, the organizers said Sunday. Chang Wu-ueh , director of the university's Graduate Institute of China Studies that is sponsoring the April 9-12 forum, said young speakers have also been invited to address the participants.

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  10. Cooler weather, rain forecast this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 10 | The China Post

    A warm dry spell in Taiwan that seemed like early summer last week is about to end and cooler temperatures and rain can be expected for the rest of the week as a stationary front moves in, the Central Weather Bureau said Sunday. The weather front will approach Taiwan Sunday afternoon, bringing intermittent rain and thunderstorms to the northern half of the island, the CWB said.

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  11. US urged to insist on cross-strait peaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 10 | The China Post

    Policy experts urged Washington to make it clear to China that cross-strait conflicts cannot be resolved by use of force or threats, and that the U.S. stands by a democratic Taiwan, according to a report released by a U.S. nonprofit policy organization. The National Committee on American Foreign Policy's recent report, entitled "Building a Regional Order in East Asia: Community, Competition, Conflict," put forward five policy recommendations to the U.S. government on cross-strait issues.

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  12. Citizens demand justice and use of death penalty by gov'tRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 10 | The China Post

    Thousands of people took to the street on Sunday calling for a robust justice system and expressed support for the death penalty for better civilian protection in the wake of the grisly beheading of a 4-year-old girl in broad daylight occurred recently. Despite abrupt rainfalls in the afternoon, family demonstrators showed up at Taipei's Ketagalan Boulevard starting at 2 p.m. Holding white roses in their hands, adults clothed in dark with their kids in white, demanded justice from the government as a measure to ensure the safety of the next generation.

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  13. KQ voted Africa's leading airline in World Travel AwardsRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 10 | Kenya Broadcasting Corporation

    Kenya Airways was Saturday night named Africa's Leading Airline 2016 at the World Travel Awards gala ceremony held in Zanzibar, Tanzania. Kenya Airways beat other nominees including Egypt Air, Royal Air Maroc, South African Airways and Tunisair to win the coveted trophy voted by customers.

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  14. Taipei power pledgeRead the original story

    Mar 30, 2016 | The Standard

    Taiwan's outgoing president and his successor emphasized the need for a smooth transition of power amid a slowdown in the island's high-tech economy and uncertainty over sensitive relations with the mainland. President Ma Ying- jeou began his meeting yesterday with Tsai Ing- wen by calling her January election victory along with that of her Democratic Progressive Party, a "new milestone" for Taiw... Taiwan's outgoing president and his successor emphasized the need for a smooth transition of power amid a slowdown in the island's high-tech economy and uncertainty over sensitive relations with the mainland.

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  15. 'There was a thud. I knew she was gone'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2016 | The New Zealand Herald

    A man places a stuffed animal to a makeshift memorial offered with flowers for the 4-year-old girl who died after a random attack. Photo / AP The grieving mother of a toddler decapitated in a random attack in Taiwan has posted a moving message on Facebook.

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  16. Foxconn agrees to buy Japan's Sharp Corp. at reduced price-Image3Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2016 | Listowel Banner

    Foxconn, or also known as Hon Hai Precision Industry, spokesman Simon Hsing announces the approval of the purchase of a controlling stake in Japan's Sharp Corp. during a press conference at the Taiwan Stock Exchange Corp. in Taipei, Taiwan, Wednesday, March 30, 2016. Taiwanese electronics giant Foxconn said it has agreed to buy a controlling stake in Sharp Corp. for $2.6 billion following weeks of uncertainty over what the Japanese company said was a previous agreement at a higher price.

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  17. Foxconn agrees to buy Japan's Sharp Corp. at discountRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2016 | Salt Lake Tribune

    Taiwan's President-elect Tsai Ing-wen, left, sits with incumbent President Ma Ying-jeou at the official guest house during a courtesy call in Taipei, Taiwan, Wednesday, March 30, 2016. Taiwan's present and future presidents are emphasizing the need for a smooth transition of power amid an economic slowdown and sensitive relations with China.

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  18. Foxconn agrees to buy Japan's Sharp Corp. at reduced priceRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2016 | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    Foxconn, or also known as Hon Hai Precision Industry, spokesman Simon Hsing announces the approval of the purchase of a controlling stake in Japan's Sharp Corp. during a press conference at the Taiwan Stock Exchange Corp. in Taipei, Taiwan, Wednesday, March 30, 2016. Taiwanese electronics giant Foxconn said it has agreed to buy a controlling stake in Sharp Corp. for $2.6 billion following weeks of uncertainty over what the Japanese company said was a previous agreement at a higher price.

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  19. Philippines mulls submarines as China row simmers: President AquinoRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2016 | DNA India

    The Philippines may invest in its first ever submarine fleet to help protect its territory in the disputed South China Sea, President Benigno Aquino said on Wednesday. The impoverished nation, which has never before operated submarines and until now relied on US surplus ships, has been ramping up its defence spending in response to China's military expansion in the region.

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  20. Foxconn to Pay Approximately $3.5 Billion in Sharp TakeoverRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2016 | Entrepreneur Magazine

    Taiwan's Foxconn agreed to acquire Japan's Sharp Corp. at a big discount to its original offer, capping a month of wrangling that sowed more doubt over whether the two companies can work well together and fend off fierce competition from rivals. Foxconn, formally known as Hon Hai Precision Industry Co., will pay about $3.5 billion for a two-thirds stake, cutting its initial offer by nearly $900 million following the emergence of previously undisclosed liabilities at Sharp.

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