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Taipei, Dec. 12 A high-ranking tourism official from North Korea has canceled a planned visit to Taiwan amid an ongoing power struggle in his country.
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It has been a busy year for artist Leonid Tishkov, who released a book, 'How to Become a Genius Artist Without a Drop of Talent,' as well as a new body of artwork, his 'Private Moon' series, which was accompanied by a documentary video and a children's book.
Two shiny new Google data centers are now chugging away in Singapore and Taiwan - but not, as reported, in Hong Kong.
A public poll in Taiwan has selected "fake" as the Chinese character for 2013 for the island, symbolising a year marred by political turmoil and food safety scandals.
President Ma Ying-jeou said yesterday that there used to be more than 40 different indigenous languages in Taiwan, but only 22 have survived, approximately eight of which are facing possible extinction.
Taipei, Dec. 11 Japan's representative to Taiwan, Sumio Tarui, touted the ties between the two countries and vowed to help advance the bilateral relations, at a reception in Taipei on Wednesday to celebrate the 80th birthday of Japan's Emperor Akihito.
Premier Jiang Yi-huah will be summoned to testify at the Taipei District Court on December 27 about the allegations that Prosecutor-General on August 31 to request a meeting later that day during which he revealed details of an investigation into illegal lobbying by Legislative Speaker Wang Jin-pyng.
Foxconn is rumoured to be setting up an investment fund which will fund up to 20 start-up companies in the wearable computing market.
A friend of his, Chi Po-Lin, has created a documentary titled " Taiwan from Above ".
Former Taiwan president Chen Shui-bian , pictured in March last year during his mother-in-law's funeral.
A Chinese mainland spokeswoman on Wednesday criticized the stance of Taiwan's opposition Democratic Progressive Party on the East China Sea Air Defense Identification Zone as "a departure from the correct national stand."
Plans are presently under way to begin deepwater exploration off Taiwan's south-western coast and near the Itu Aba island, the largest island in the disputed and potentially oil-rich Spratly islands in the South China Sea.
Taiwan Labor Pension Fund, Taipei, is searching for managers to run $400 million total in global public infrastructure and global real estate securities.
Krispy Kreme plans to open its first store in Taiwan on Dec. 12. The new 2,400-sq.-ft.
The Taipei City Department of Cultural Affairs yesterday invited domestic cultural experts to examine the historic 115-meter-long Yuanshan Tunnel, which is located in Yuanshan Park , and said it plans to register the tunnel to become a part of the Taipei City Museum.
A documentary recently draws attentions island-wide to the beauty of Taiwan as well as environmental damage following the over-development and over-exploitation of natural resources.
Government officials should pay attention to public dissatisfaction and disillusionment with the present situation, the opposition leader said.