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1 hr ago | Forbes.com
Steven Pan has built the Formosa International Hotels of Taipei into a one-of-kind success in a Taiwan economy famous for electronics manufacturing.
2 hrs ago | KFVS12
A plane attempting to land in stormy weather crashed on a small Taiwanese island late Wednesday, killing 47 people and wrecking houses and cars on the ground.
5 hrs ago | Reuters
Link to Fitch Ratings' Report: Taiwanese BanksA a a Exposure to China here TAIPEI, July 23 Fitch Ratings in a report released today forecasts Taiwanese banks' aggregate gross China exposure to almost double to 13% of system assets by 2016, driven by short-term trade finance and openings of banks' subsidiaries in China.
7 hrs ago | The Plain Dealer
A relative of a passenger on the Taiwan domestic TransAsia Airways flight GE222 that crashed on the Taiwan island of Penghu, reacts at the flight's departure airport in Kaohsiung, southern Taiwan, late Wednesday, July 23, 2014.
10 hrs ago | KWWL-TV Waterloo
Low-income Oregon residents were supposed to be big winners after the state expanded Medicaid under the federal health care overhaul and created a new system to improve the care they received.
11 hrs ago | The China Post
The Macau Orchestra will perform in Taiwan for the first time during a concert tour that opens Thursday, bringing with it works by Rachmaninoff and other masters.
13 hrs ago | WBAY-TV Green Bay
Wetter, cooler weather has helped firefighters make progress in their efforts to get the largest wildfire in Washington state's history under control.
14 hrs ago | News Times
The Director of Taiwan's Civil Aeronautics Administration Sheng Ching speaks to media at the Sungshan airport in Taipei on July 23, 2014.
15 hrs ago | The Independent
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15 hrs ago | Silicon Alley Insider
More than 40 people are thought to have died in a passenger plane crash in Taiwan, according to Agence France Presse.
16 hrs ago | South China Morning Post
As many as 45 people are feared dead and nine people are injured after a passenger plane operated by TransAsia Airways crashed on the outlying island county of Penghu on Wednesday, Focus Taiwan news channel said.
16 hrs ago | The Salinas Californian
A TransAsia Airways passenger plane crashed Wednesday into residential buildings in an emergency landing, killing 51 people, the Taiwan news agency reports.
17 hrs ago | South China Morning Post
Typhoon with sustained winds of 140 km/h, churning northwest toward the heavily populated coast of Fujian province after dumping heavy rains on Taiwan overnight China was bracing on Wednesday for the arrival of a second typhoon in less than a week, as communities along the country's southern coast cleared away debris in the wake of the earlier ... (more)
18 hrs ago | Nerve News
The $160,000 Taifong Open golf tournament has been reduced to 54 holes with the first round starting Friday following inclement weather caused by Typhoon Matmo, which hit Chinese Taipei Wednesday.
Offices and schools in cities and counties across Taiwan will close on Wednesday in anticipation of heavy rain brought by Typhoon Matmo, Xinhua news agency reported.
Taiwan Woman's Link yesterday urged the Taiwan High Court to amend divorce laws after a 90-year-old woman surnamed Yu was unable to divorce her husband after being separated for 20 years.
Taiwan's unemployment rate dropped to 3.92 percent in June, the lowest rate it has been in the same period in the past 14 years, according to a report released by the Directorate-General of Budget, Accounting and Statistics yesterday.
The Bank of Taiwan yesterday announced that it was granted the right to issue city treasury bonds on behalf of the New Taipei City Government.
Updated: Wed Jul 23, 2014 09:13 pm
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