Taipei, Taiwan Newswire (Page 10)

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  1. Samsung introduces budget tablet, simplifies product lineRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 28 | The China Post

    Samsung Electronics Co. launched an entry-level tablet with a digital stylus in Taiwan on Monday as part of the South Korean tech giant's plans to reduce the number of tablet models it offers this year in the local market.

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  2. Taiwanese aid arriving in quake-devastated KathmanduRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 28 | ETaiwanNews.com

    Taipei, April 28 A medical team organized by the Buddhist Compassion Relief Tzu Chi Foundation arrived in the Nepalese capital of Kathmandu Tuesday in the wake of a magnitude-7.8 tremor that ravaged the South Asian Country April 25, killing more than 5,000 people. In a press release issued by its headquarters in Hualien, the foundation said that the 15-member team, led by Taichung Tzu Chi Hospital superintendent Chien Shou-hsin , has brought with them 1,000 kg of medicines, enough to treat well over 1,000 patients.

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  3. Women's brains may have tougher time recovering from concussionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 28 | KXVO

    Young children are more likely to suffer playground injuries when their parents are texting or talking on a cell phone, a new study shows. Young children are more likely to suffer playground injuries when their parents are texting or talking on a cell phone, a new study shows.

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  4. Taiwan pursues 'corrupt' arms dealer's family after he diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 28 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Andrew Wang was indicted for corruption in 2006 over his involvement in a slush fund linked to a US$2.8 billion contract for Taiwan to buy six Lafayette-class warships in 1991. A Lafayette-class frigate of the Taiwanese navy takes part in an exercise in waters off the southern naval base of Tsoying on Jul 21, 2014.

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  5. PharmaEngine, Inc. Announces Merrimack Completed MM-398 (PEP02) New...Read the original story

    Monday Apr 27 | BioSpace

    ... cancer from the US FDA in November 2014. PharmaEngine is a biopharmaceutical company established in Taipei, Taiwan. PharmaEngine focuses on the development of new medications for the treatment of cancer and Asian prevalent diseases. PharmaEngine has ...

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  6. The aftermath of Nepala s earthquake exposes Asiaa s geopolitical fault linesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 28 | The Washington Post

    Even as it struggled to dig its people out of piles of rubble, Nepal's government rejected Taiwan's offer to send in a search and rescue team. The United States, meanwhile, sent condolences to victims of Saturday's earthquake in Nepal and to the much smaller number of people affected in India and Bangladesh - but notably did not mention those who died across the border in China's Tibetan region.

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  7. 8 million affected by Nepal quake - UNRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 28 | Bangkok Post

    Around 1.4 million are in need of food aid, according to a statement by the UN's Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs, with many more needing water and shelter. The UN said it based its figures on the assumption that half the people in stricken areas would need help, as first-hand access was still limited.

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  8. Executive in expanding pepper scandal freed on bailRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 28 | ETaiwanNews.com

    The chairman of a company which had been found to add industrial-grade magnesium carbonate to its pepper products was freed on bail of NT$2 million as the number of affected products ballooned to 16 Tuesday. The practice was discovered by health inspectors at a New Taipei-based condiment maker known as Taiwan's First Company.

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  9. Customs raided over tainted food from Thailand and JapanRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 28 | ETaiwanNews.com

    Investigators on Tuesday raided the Taipei Customs headquarters of the Ministry of Finance's Customs Administration in a scandal related to the illegal import of tainted food including green asparagus from Thailand and seafood from nuclear disaster areas in The Ministry of Justice's Agency Against Corruption reportedly received a tipoff that officials at the Taipei Customs office in Dayuan, Taoyuan City, helped two companies to sell imported products from 's Chiba prefecture, were sealed and destined for destruction, but customs officials reportedly passed them on to the companies, which helped them reap illegal profits of up to NT$10 million , reports said.

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  10. Taiwanese rescue and medical team departs for quake-hit NepalRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 28 | ETaiwanNews.com

    Taipei, April 28 Dozens of Taiwanese rescuers, medical staff and charity group members departed for Nepal on Tuesday afternoon to help the Himalayan country recover from a magnitude-7.8 earthquake last weekend that has left thousands dead. The 37-member team is comprised of people from the International Headquarters Search and Rescue , Taiwan, a non-governmental, volunteer-based search and rescue organization, and two charities, the Red Cross Society of the Republic of and the Buddha's Light International Association.

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  11. Axiomtek Celebrates Its 25th Anniversary as a Global Leader in the Embedded Solution MarketRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 28 | PR.com

    City of Industry, CA, April 28, 2015 -- -- Axiomtek, one of the world's leading designers and manufacturers of innovative, high performance and reliable PC-based industrial computer products, is pleased to announce that 2015 is the year the company celebrates its first quarter of a century in business. In 1990, the company was founded by CEO YT Yang in Taipei, Taiwan, as an Automatic Test System system integrator.

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  12. Women show persistent memory impairment after concussionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 28 | Science Daily

    Women may have a more difficult time than men in recovering from concussion, according to a new study. Concussion, also known as mild traumatic brain injury , is a common medical problem affecting cognitive function and quality of life in some individuals.

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  13. Farglory compares city government to ISISRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 28 | ETaiwanNews.com

    's administration to the Islamic State, saying that anybody who did not agree with the city government would be beheaded. The phrasing reportedly appeared in a booklet issued by Farglory and titled as a professional safety explanation of the Taipei Dome project.

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  14. Kerry reiterates U.S. commitment to Taiwan Relations ActRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 28 | The China Post

    U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry recently reiterated Washington's commitment to helping Taiwan defend itself under the Taiwan Relations Act and also commended a peace initiative proposed by President Ma Ying-jeou to address territorial disputes in the region. Consistent with the TRA, "we continue to make available defense articles and services to enable Taiwan to maintain a sufficient self-defense capability," Kerry said in a written statement in response to questions from the House Committee of Foreign Affairs.

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  15. Downpour Hits Umbrella Stock In Hong Kong: Billionaires For A Day?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 28 | Forbes.com

    I'm a senior editor and the Shanghai bureau chief of Forbes magazine. Now in my 14th year at Forbes, I compile the Forbes China Rich List, Hong Kong Rich List and Taiwan Rich List.

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  16. Taiwan Apple supplier Unitech sees revenue drop after factory fireRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 28 | Reuters

    Taiwan's Unitech Printed Circuit Board Corp, an Apple Inc supplier, said it expects revenue to drop by 5 percent to 20 percent in March and April after a fire disrupted production at one of its Taiwan plants. The fire broke out late Monday night and was brought under control after a couple of hours without fatalities or injuries, according to a statement posted by the company on the website of Taiwan's stock exchange on Tuesday.

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  17. Security Software Entrepreneur Joins China's Billionaire RanksRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 27 | Forbes.com

    I'm a senior editor and the Shanghai bureau chief of Forbes magazine. Now in my 14th year at Forbes, I compile the Forbes China Rich List, Hong Kong Rich List and Taiwan Rich List.

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  18. New Zealand, China's Taiwan eyeing indigenous people linksRead the original story

    Monday Apr 27 | People's Daily Online

    The indigenous peoples of New Zealand and China's Taiwan are aiming to step up trade and cultural links under a free trade agreement signed in 2013, New Zealand's Te Puni Kokiri announced Tuesday. The Agreement between the Separate Customs Territory of Taiwan, Penghu, Kinmen and Matsu and New Zealand on Economic Cooperation made special provision for Taiwan's Council of Indigenous Peoples and Te Puni Kokiri to facilitate opportunities for such links, said a statement from Te Puni Kokiri.

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  19. Air defense drill to disrupt traffic in northern Taiwan TuesdayRead the original story

    Monday Apr 27 | ETaiwanNews.com

    Taipei, April 28 With the exception of emergency vehicles, all traffic will come to a standstill from 1:30 to 2:00 p.m. Tuesday as part of an air defense drill which covers all cities and counties in northern Taiwan. All vehicles are required to pull over and pedestrians to evacuate and stay indoors or in shelters where available.

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  20. Bottom LineRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 27 | The Hill

    Former Rep. Ron Klink , through Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough, recently signed a contract to represent the government of the Republic of Malawi. The firm will be introducing the country's president, Peter Mutharika, to members of Congress and "work to create a positive image for Malawi with the United States Government from both the Legislative and Executive branch," according to forms filed with the Justice Department.

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