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14 hrs ago | The China Post

KMT faces next challenge in Keelung

Following both Taipei and New Taipei mayors publicly urging the Kuomintang to reconsider the mayoral candidate for Keelung City, the ruling party yesterday during its weekly Central Standing Committee meeting revoked Keelung City Council Speaker Huang Ching-tai's nomination.

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19 hrs ago | The China Post

Ma stresses importance of more flexible diplomacy

President Ma Ying-jeou stressed the importance of flexible diplomacy Wednesday during a briefing to the Central Standing Committee of the ruling Kuomintang on his recent trip to Panama and El Salvador.

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Tue Jul 08, 2014

The China Post

China and Hong Kong make up 22% of foreign trade in first five months

Mainland China and Hong Kong accounted for 21.6 percent of Taiwan's total foreign trade in the first five months of the year, showing no significant change in their share of Taiwan's total export value.

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Mon Jul 07, 2014

Forbes.com

New Obstacle In Strained Taiwan-China Talks: South Korea

Taiwan is already worried about trade talks with China. First, public dissent has knocked back parliamentary ratification of a year-old accord on liberalizing the service trade, a boon to banks and tour operators.

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Texomaland

Austin College Hosts Asia Week Speaker

Austin College's 2014 Asia Week will be highlighted by the presentation "Civil Revolt Part II - Social Movements under Taiwan President Ma Ying-jeou's Second Term" by Dr. Ketty Chen on Thursday, April 3, at 4:30 p.m. in Wright Campus Center Room 231.

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Asia News Network

TAIPEI: Japan's 'self-defence' controversy

Last Tuesday, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's Cabinet approved a reinterpretation of the country's pacifist postwar constitution that would allow the military to help defend allies and others "in a close relationship" with Japan under what is known as "collective self-defence."

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Sun Jul 06, 2014

The China Post

Canadian lawmakers will visit to promote relations

A group of Canadian parliamentarians is scheduled to begin a six-day visit to Taiwan Monday to learn more about the development of bilateral ties and Taiwan's political and economic environment, according to Taiwan's Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

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The China Post

Control Yuan nominees become point of contention in Legislature

Lawmakers from ruling and opposition parties have once again found themselves embroiled in a heated battle, this time not over abstract policy directions but rather a list of nominees to the Control Yuan, the highest government supervisory body.

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The China Post

President Ma returns home from Central America visit

President Ma Ying-jeou landed at Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport late Saturday night after wrapping up his visit of two nations in Central America.

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Sat Jul 05, 2014

The China Post

Does the nation still need the Control Yuan?

Lawmakers wasted the last day of their extraordinary session during the summer break on Friday bickering over nominations to the highest government watchdog, the Control Yuan.

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Related Topix: Taiwan, Democratic Progressive Party, World News, Kuomintang, Opinion

Fri Jul 04, 2014

Texomaland

Austin College Hosts Asia Week Speaker

Website: glenroseland.com 611 Hwy 67 P. O. Box 1127 Glen Rose, TX 76043 [ view map ] Phone: 254-897-2930 SHERMAN, TEXAS-Austin College's 2014 Asia Week will be highlighted by the presentation "Civil Revolt Part II - Social Movements under Taiwan President Ma Ying-jeou's Second Term" by Dr. Ketty Chen on Thursday, April 3, at 4:30 p.m. in Wright ... (more)

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Thu Jul 03, 2014

The China Post

Japan defense policy closely watched: Ma

Taiwan is keeping a close eye on Japan's next moves after the neighboring country decided earlier this week to overturn a post-World War II ban on overseas engagements by its military, President Ma Ying-jeou said yesterday.

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ETaiwanNews.com

Ma urges trade agreements as key to catching up with South Korea

San Salvador, El Salvador July 2 Taiwan's President Ma Ying-jeou on Wednesday bemoaned obstructions to passing the trade-in-services pact with )," Ma told reporters at a tea reception during a state visit to El Salvador.

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The Economist

Taiwan and China: Say cheese

SINCE the People's Republic of China was founded in 1949, no ministerial-level Communist official has set foot in Taiwan.

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Wed Jul 02, 2014

The China Post

Ma meets US secretary of state in Panama

Taiwan's President Ma Ying-jeou engaged in "friendly" interactions with U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry Tuesday in a rare encounter during the inauguration ceremony for Panama's new president.

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TIME.com

Hong Kong's People Are Left Wondering How Long They Will Have to Wait For Genuine Democracy

Protesters hold banners and flags as they march during the annual pro-democracy protest on July 1, 2014 in Hong Kong.

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Tue Jul 01, 2014

Yahoo!

Canal a priority as Varela takes office in Panama

Conservative Juan Carlos Varela took office as Panama's president Tuesday pledging to finish a troublesome canal expansion, stamp out corruption and get more people out of poverty.

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The China Post

Ma shown great courtesy in Panama: ambassador

President Ma Ying-jeou has received a high level of courtesy on his current visit to Panama, the Republic of China ambassador to the Central American nation said Monday.

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Mon Jun 30, 2014

The China Post

Presidential Office clarifies apparent gaffe made by Ma

The Presidential Office on Monday clarified President Ma Ying-jeou's criticism of the arrangements for a meeting between the Mainland Affairs Council chief and his Chinese counterpart in Southern Taiwan, which sparked violent protests.

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The China Post

Ma's honorific missing from invitation to Panama banquet

Reporters discovered yesterday that invitations handed out on behalf of President Ma Ying-jeou for a banquet in Panama, ahead of the newly elected Panamanian president's inauguration, did not carry the formal title "president" in front of the R.O.C. president's name.

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