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15 hrs ago | The China Post

Prosecution questions four over MAC information leak

The Taipei District Prosecutors Office yesterday summoned former Mainland Affairs Council Deputy Minister Chang Hsien-yao and three other witnesses for questioning regarding Chang's alleged information leak.

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19 hrs ago | Channelnewsasia.com

Taiwan says spying allegations won't hurt China ties

Taiwan's President Ma Ying-jeou said on Thursday ties with Beijing will not be affected by his government's probe into a former top negotiator on China policy accused of leaking state secrets.

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Yesterday | ETaiwanNews.com

Top U.S., Taiwan brass expected to meet again during APEC

Washington, Aug. 27 High-level officials from Taiwan and the United States will likely hold talks again during the annual Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation forum in November, with a senior U.S. official saying Wednesday he sees no reason for such a meeting not to be held.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

The China Post

Talk of MAC chief resigning 'ludicrous': Presidential Office

Officials in the Presidential Office yesterday called predictions that Mainland Affairs Council Minister Wang Yu-chi would step down over the removal of his deputy "ludicrous."

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Canada.com

Chinese fighter jet's brazen barrel roll over U.S. surveillance aircraft leaves Americans indignant

Some of television's biggest celebrities arrive at the Nokia Theatre in Los Angeles for the 66th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards on August 25, 2014 in Los Angeles.

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Related Topix: US Military, US Navy, US News, Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Boeing 737, Aircraft

ETaiwanNews.com

Stanley Yen: Ma Ying-jeou needs to experience being fired

Yen said that if Ma had gone through the experience of tasting adversity in his younger days instead of returning from the US to a cushy job as English secretary to the president, he might have a better grasp of how people at the bottom live than he does now.

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Related Topix: Taiwan, Southeast Asia, World News

The China Post

President says now is the time to review minimum wage standards

President Ma Ying-jeou said yesterday that now is an appropriate time to review the nation's minimum wage standard, adding that branches of government need to step up their coordination in order to decide by how much wages should be increased.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

The Baltimore Sun

China rejects Taiwan's complaint about breach of airspace

China has rejected Taiwan's claim that two Chinese military aircraft had breached Taiwan's airspace four times, saying it was a "routine flight".

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The China Post

Asia-Pacific culture event in Huashan Creative Park

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs yesterday said that the "2014 Asia Pacific Culture Day" is set to start next month at a local arts and exposition park.

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The China Post

MOL plans for labor to get two days off

The newly appointed Labor Minister Chen Hsiung-wen said that as labor groups and the business sector have gradually reached a consensus over the issue of allowing all laborers to have at least two days off per week, his ministry will draft a new bill regarding the issue by the end of this year, a local newspaper reported yesterday.

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The China Post

Presidential Office urges for patience over Chang case

The Presidential Office yesterday urged the nation to patiently await the results of the investigation into former Mainland Affairs Council Deputy Minister Chang Hsien-yao and avoid making speculations that would harm the nation's interests.

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

The Economist

explains: Why China and Taiwan are divided

THIS YEAR senior officials from Taiwan and China have held two meetings in each other's territory.

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Related Topix: World News, China, Asia, Travel, Asia Travel, Taiwan Travel, Xi Jinping, Beijing, China Travel, China Travel, Taiwan, Kuomintang

NEWS.com.au

Taiwan's Mainland Affairs Council urges end to speculation over official's alleged China leaks

Call comes after council's vice-chairman resigns pending inquiry and main opposition party demands prosecutors subpoena President Ma Ying-jeou for questioning over his role in case Chang Hsien-yao, former vice-chairman of the Mainland Affairs Council, who represented Taiwan in trade talks with China, denies the allegations.

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Sun Aug 24, 2014

The China Post

President Ma promotes Taichung's popular new bus rapid transit system

President Ma Ying-jeou touted the new bus rapid transit system in Taichung Sunday, describing it as being designed by professionals to attract people to use mass transport tools.

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Sat Aug 23, 2014

The China Post

Ma asks Japan to review tourist imbalance

President Ma Ying-jeou on Friday told a Japanese envoy that the Asian country should review the imbalance of tourist flow between the two nations.

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Fri Aug 22, 2014

The China Post

Ma backs state compensation for blast-affected Kaohsiung

President Ma Ying-jeou expressed support yesterday for a proposal to provide state compensation for citizens affected by the deadly gas explosions that rocked Kaohsiung on July 31. The matter would not necessarily have to be settled through legal proceedings, which usually take a long time, Ma said during a meeting with representatives of affected ... (more)

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The China Post

Spying charges against ex-MAC official carry grave implications

Political observers in Taiwan may have thought it yet another piece of evidence of the Ma administration's instability and low morale when Chang Hsien-yao was sacked this week from the Mainland Affairs Council , but it has since developed into one of the most intriguing episodes in the history of Taiwanese politics.

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Thu Aug 21, 2014

Construction Equipment Guide

Panama Canal Turns 100 as Expansion Hits Snags

Photo courtesy of Brian Gratwicke. The construction of the 48-mi. ship canal across the Isthmus of Panama a century ago transformed international trade.

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The Star Online

Sacked Taiwan official says probe could damage China ties

A former Taiwan official involved in talks with mainland China until he was sacked said on Thursday any investigation into his handling of relations could damage ties with Beijing.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

The China Post

Opposition party slams President Ma over new

President Ma Ying-jeou will be nominating 11 Control Yuan members according to the constitution and the constitutional interpretation of the Grand Justices, said the Presidential Office yesterday.

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

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