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The 10 survivors of Taiwan's worst air disaster in more than a decade include a 34-year-old woman who called her father after scrambling from the wreckage and seeking help at a nearby home.
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Taiwanese actress Vivian Hsu and her husband Sean Lee, CEO of Marco Polo Marine, pose at their wedding banquet in Taipei, Taiwan, 23 July 2014.
Taipei Mayor Hau Lung-bin yesterday hosted a donation acceptance press conference in which the mayor received the Heart Bus from the CTBC Charity Foundation on behalf of the Taipei City Government.
Taiwan wants to become an international financial center, but its regulators keep undermining that ambition.
Taiwan lenders' risk on the mainland is concentrated at the biggest banks such as Taipei Fubon Bank, among others.
The scene where TransAsia Airways flight GE222 crashed near the airport at Magong on the Penghu island chain on July 24. Photo: AFP Military couple Tsai Pei-ju and Yen Wan-ju were on their way back to the navy base on Penghu Island where they are stationed when they boarded flight GE222 at Kaohsiung International Airport.
Bereaved relatives of passengers killed when a TransAsia Airways plane crashed on Taiwan's resort island of Penghu on Wednesday night have one question: who gave the go-ahead for it to take off in bad weather? Forty-eight people died when the ATR-72 twin-engine turboprop short-haul plane, carrying 54 passengers and four crew members, ploughed into ... (more)
Le schlockmeister Luc Besson has no beef with men and guns, or he wouldn't have made the "Transporter" movies with Jason Statham .
Matmo made landfall along the east coast of Taiwan Tuesday night, local time, with winds over 160 kph .
A big challenge at music festivals is finding shelter from the heat and sun, but a sprawling bamboo art installation gave attendees at last year's Woodwork Folk Festival plenty of shade to stand under.
China's largest laser equipment maker Han's Laser and sapphire processing player Goodfeel Technology will attend Touch Taiwan 2014, August 27-29 at the Taipei World Trade Center Nangang Exhibition Hall.
Typhoon Matmo, the 10th typhoon to hit China's coast this year, struck Fujian province on Wednesday after slamming Taiwan with heavy downpours and leaving 10 injured on the island.
Steven Pan has built the Formosa International Hotels of Taipei into a one-of-kind success in a Taiwan economy famous for electronics manufacturing.
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.
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.
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.
Updated: Fri Jul 25, 2014 11:51 am
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