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TAIPEI, April 22 Fitch Ratings will generally rate Basel III-compliant Tier 1 instruments issued in Taiwan, such as Taishin International Bank's /Stable) recently launched perpetual non-cumulative subordinated debt, four notches down from the banks' anchor rating.
Taiwan and Haiti signed an agreement yesterday that will see Taiwan provide further assistance in increasing rice production in the Caribbean country to address food security issues.
The likely new head of the opposition DPP needs a credible policy towards mainland if she is to contest next poll for island's top leader It seems clear that Dr Tsai Ing-wen will be the next leader of Taiwan's main opposition party.
Young drummers from a remote indigenous village in eastern Taiwan will open the triennial Taiwan International Percussion Convention in May, bringing their music to an international stage.
Taipei, April 22 Taiwan has sent a delegation to attend the birthday celebration of Swaziland's King Mswati III later this week and will also visit Burkina Faso, another of Taiwan's African allies, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs said.
A roadside vendor in Miaoli looks to capture some tourist dollars. Time for another installment of this blog's regularly irregular Paper on Parade.
Former Taiwanese opposition leader and anti-nuclear activist Lin Yi-hsiung Tuesday launched an indefinite hunger strike in protest at a nearly completed nuclear facility, while some of his supporters clashed with police.
The first is the World Medical Tourism & Global Healthcare Congress Taiwan 2014 , which will take place June 26 & 27th at the Taipei International Convention Center.
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Standard Chartered Bank maintained its forecast yesterday for Taiwan's gross domestic product growth in 2014 amid an improving global economy.
Currently under construction, the Taiwan Tower may bring Taichung tens of billions of New Taiwan dollars after its completion, said Taichung Mayor Jason Hu yesterday.
Following a visit to the mayor of Taipei on Sunday, Democratic Progressive Party Chairman Su Tseng-chang yesterday visited Premier Jiang Yi-huah at the Executive Yuan and discussed controversial the Fourth Nuclear Power Plant issue.
Several non-governmental organizations which have launched a nationwide mobile platform in opposition to the nuclear waste produced by Taiwan's existing nuclear power plants called on the government Monday to halt the current project, and to scrap the first, second and third nuclear plants as soon as possible.
Taipei, April 21 The United States does not think that Taiwan's handling of its trade-in-services agreement with ), an Asia-Pacific trade bloc, a visiting U.S. official said Monday.
Taipei, April 21 Taiwanese ferries will be subject to more inspections and rescue drills starting within a month, the Maritime and Port Bureau said last week, addressing safety concerns in the wake of the deadly disaster on the The operators of domestic ferries, including Taima, Hofu, Taihua, Rera and Tai Min Star, are required to launch rescue ... (more)
It was a star-studded show by women and for women, but also a showcase of cleavage versus cleavage and other forms of friendly feminine rivalry.
Taipei, April 21 Haiti's President Michel Joseph Martelly arrived in Taiwan Monday for a four-day state visit, during which the two countries are set to sign a joint communique and a new agreement, Taiwan's Ministry of Foreign Affairs said that day.