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  1. Bob Dole Helped Trump Team with Taiwan Contacts over Six-Month Period, Document SaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | WJOL-AM Joliet

    A new federal disclosure document indicates that former senator and presidential nominee Bob Dole facilitated contact between Taiwanese officials and members of Donald Trump's campaign and transition teams over a six-month period this year. Trump's phone call with Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen last week sparked controversy because it marked a break with decades of U.S. policy on China and Taiwan.

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  2. [Research Articles] AZD3759, a BBB-penetrating EGFR inhibitor for the ...Read the original story

    Wednesday | Science

    Department of Oncology, National Taiwan University Hospital and National Taiwan University Cancer Center, 7, Chung-Shan South Road, Taipei 10002, Taiwan, ROC. This article is available to AAAS members.

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  3. Cool weather forecast for Northern TaiwanRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The China Post

    Under the effects of seasonal northeasterly winds, areas across Taiwan can expect to see cool weather early Thursday morning, the Central Weather Bureau said. Low temperatures of 16 to 18 degrees Celsius were recorded early Wednesday in areas north of Tainan, Yilan and Hualien counties in the eastern part of the island, while central Taiwan recorded a low of 19 to 20 degrees, according to the CWB.

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  4. Few students want to learn SE Asian languages: surveyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The China Post

    As part of its "New Southbound Policy," Taiwan's government is encouraging young people to learn Southeast Asian languages, but a new survey indicates few Taiwanese students are interested in learning the languages spoken in those countries. When asked "which language would you prioritize learning?" only 2.4 percent of middle school, college and university students polled answered Southeast Asian languages, according to the survey conducted by the King Car Cultural and Educational Foundation.

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  5. KMT ramping up fight against Japan 'nuke food'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The China Post

    ... reporters that opinion polls would likely direct the party to pursue significant legislator recalls from New Taipei, Taiwan's largest constituency. Meanwhile, a national referendum drive led by KMT Vice Chairman Hao Lung-bin and former Health ...

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  6. HTC opens San Francisco showcase of VR startupsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The China Post

    Taiwan-based smartphone brand HTC Corp. , which has intensified efforts to enter the global virtual reality market, held the first-ever Vive X Demo Day on Dec. 7 to demonstrate the achievements of startups in VR development. The Vive X Demo Day is part of HTC's Vive X accelerator program, which aims to fund VR startups around the world in a bid to build a VR ecosystem that develops both VR hardware and software.

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  7. Ex-Sen. Dole facilitated Trump call with Taiwan's leaderRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Post-gazette.com

    Last week's telephone call between President-elect Donald Trump and Taiwan's president was the result of six months of behind-the-scenes work by former Sen. Bob Dole acting on behalf of the Taiwanese government, according to federal filings and published reports. The call was a breach of diplomatic protocol, and Trump advisers have made conflicting statements about whether it signaled a new policy toward China.

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  8. At your serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The China Post

    EVA Air's new helping hand Pepper offers a sneak peek of its offerings, Wednesday, Dec. 7. Three Peppers will be stationed at Taipei Songshan Airport and Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport starting today to provide useful flight and duty-free information to travelers.

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  9. Continue reading It only took Trump 24 days to create an international dustupRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Dallas Morning News

    Donald Trump's often loose talk created fears during the campaign that his election could threaten the hard-won gains of minorities at home or create the prospect of blundering into a war or other crisis abroad. It took just 24 days after Trump's unexpected election for the inexperienced President-elect to provoke either accidentally or deliberately his first international dustup by becoming the first American leader to speak directly to Taiwan's president since U.S.-China relations were formalized in 1979.

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  10. China-Taiwan RelationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | CFR.org

    Taiwan, home to twenty-three million people, is an island off the southern coast of China that has been governed independently from mainland China since 1949. The People's Republic of China views the island as a province, while in Taiwan-a territory with its own democratically elected government-leading political voices have differing views on the island's status and relations with the mainland.

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  11. Culture or policy?: What the world can learn from the latest PISA test resultsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 6 | The Economist

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  12. Blood Pressure, Carotid Flow Pulsatility, and the Risk of Stroke [Clinical Sciences]Read the original story

    Aug 22, 2016 | Circulation

    From Division of Preventive Medicine and Health Services Research, Institute of Population Health Sciences, National Health Research Institutes, Miaoli, Taiwan, R.O.C. ; Department of Medical Education, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, and Department of Medicine and Institute of Public Health and Community Medicine Research Center, National Yang-Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan R.O.C. ; Central Laboratory, Shin Kong WHS Memorial Hospital, and the School of Public Health, Taipei Medical University, Taiwan, R.O.C. ; Division of Epidemiology and Genetics, Institute of Biomedical Sciences, Academia Sinica, Taipei, Taiwan, R.O.C. ; and Department of Neurology, Yuanlin Christian Hospital, Siluo, Yuanlin, Taiwan, R.O.C. .

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  13. Report: Bob Dole lobbied Trump team on TaiwanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2016 | CBS News

    Former Kansas Sen. Bob Dole lobbied Donald Trump's team for months on rethinking relations with Taiwan, a new report revealed, following the president-elect's phone call with Taiwanese leader Tsai Ying-wen . The Wall Street Journal first reported Dole's role Monday.

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  14. One China, One TaiwanRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Townhall

    As a candidate and a president-elect, Donald Trump has compiled a long list of follies, gaffes, and outrages. His phone conversation with Taiwan's president isn't among them.

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  15. Air Canada returning Toronto nonstop to MEM May 1Read the original story

    Wednesday | The Jackson Sun

    ... ght offers Memphis 41 new one-stop connections to international destinations including Addis Ababa, Ethiopia; Taipei, Taiwan and Istanbul, Turkey.

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  16. China warns US on Taiwan leader's planned transitRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | 680News

    In this Friday, Dec. 2, 2016, file photo, released by Taiwan Presidential Office, Taiwan's President Tsai Ing-wen speaks with U.S. President-elect Donald Trump through a speaker phone in Taipei, Taiwan. China on Wednesday accused Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen of seeking to use a planned transit stop in the U.S. to score diplomatic points, amid Chinese rancor over an unprecedented phone call between Tsai and U.S. President-elect Donald Trump.

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  17. Bob Dole behind Tsai-Trump call: NY TimesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The China Post

    Former United States Senator Bob Dole was influential in setting up last week's phone call between President Tsai Ing-wen and U.S. President-elect Donald Trump, according to a New York Times story published Tuesday. Disclosure papers filed with the U.S. Justice Department by Washington-based law firm Alston & Bird, where Dole is a lobbyist, claimed that the former senator had set up a meeting between the Trump transition team and government officials in Taiwan.

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  18. Trump's Bold Move Harkens Back to Reagan YearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Real Clear Politics

    As a long-retired Foreign Service Officer who served in U.S. embassies both in Taipei and Beijing and on the State Department's Taiwan desk during the Carter and Reagan administrations, I am pleasantly amused by the media kerfuffle that engulfs Taiwan president Tsai Ing-wen's congratulatory phone call on Friday to President-elect Donald J. Trump.

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  19. Dole lobbied Trump campaign, GOP for Taiwanese leadershipRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Stars and Stripes

    Former U.S. Senator Bob Dole, acting as a paid lobbyist for Taiwan's government, connected Donald Trump's staff with Taiwanese officials in advance of an unprecedented phone call between the U.S. president-elect and Taiwan's president. Documents filed by Dole's firm, Alston & Bird, show that Dole, a registered foreign agent for the Taiwan Economic and Cultural Representative Office, had been maneuvering behind the scenes over the last six months to build a relationship with Taiwan's government and Trump transition officials.

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  20. Taiwan Paying Bob Dole's Firm $20,000 to Advance Their Interests in WashingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | RedState

    Well, there are several things to know about the call, beginning with reports that the call was planned in advance. Dole's law firm has been working with Taiwan since last year, raking in $20,000 a month to advocate in Washington for Taiwan's interests.

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