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2 hrs ago | The China Post
The Supreme Court yesterday upheld bribery charges against former Minister of Transportation and Communications Kuo Yao-chi , confirming a sentence of eight years imprisonment handed down by the Taipei High Court in a second trial.
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6 hrs ago | The China Post
A banquet celebrating the 86th Birthday Anniversary of His Majesty King Bhumibol Adulyadej, and the National Day of Thailand took place yesterday evening.
7 hrs ago | Tire Business
Taiwan's Cheng Shin Rubber Co. Ltd./Maxxis International earned a spot this year on Forbes magazine's "Asia Fabulous 50" companies, an annual ranking of companies with at least $3 billion in annual revenue and solid profits and other business metrics.
11 hrs ago | The Economist
GDC Taipei Summit 2013 will be held December 5-6 with onsite registration available, and we're highlighting some of the major talks from DeNA, Sony, Tencent, Unity, Ubisoft, and more.
TAIPEI, Taiwan -- Former National Property Administration Director General Hung Bao-chuan was listed as a defendant in an illegal land-grab case that involved the brother of Miaoli County magistrate Liu Cheng-hung also alleged that Liu Cheng-chih violated the Soil and Water Conservation Act and the National Park Act by building on public land.
A former U.S. official said Wednesday in Taipei that Taiwan's call for dialogue to address tensions over territorial disputes is welcomed.
Prosecutors yesterday searched Flavor Full Foods over allegations the company violated the Securities and Exchange Act, and summoned 27 persons of interest, including the company's chairman Chen Wen-nan , for questioning.
DHL Express Taiwan yesterday unveiled the Barclays Premier League trophy in Taipei as part of the company's "United Trophy Tour," which spans 31 destinations in 25 countries worldwide, featuring former Manchester United defender Ronny Johnsen and midfielder Quinton Fortune to attend.
LONDON/TAIPEI HTC Corp will have to stop selling its One Mini smartphone in Britain from Dec. 6 after a British court ruled the Taiwanese company had infringed patents owned by Finnish rival Nokia.
Despite the island nation's diminutive size, and with a population of around 23 million, publishing is big business in Taiwan, with annual book sales of 84.5 million units, 40,000 new titles published annually and book exports worth $62 million.
The founder of Taiwan's Chimei Group was awarded a medal by Japan in Taipei Tuesday in recognition of his long term efforts to promote bilateral trade relations and exchanges.
A Mandopop singer is suddenly all over the news because he got married. But there is a lot more to him than that We met too soon.
A total of 14 ECCT member companies have pledged to offer internship or employment opportunities to the NCKU students and graduates in order to strengthen the reciprocal relationship.
The annual International Austronesian Conference kicked off Monday in Taipei with the aim of promoting international Austronesian exchanges and enhancing the global visibility of Taiwan's indigenous people and culture.
After explaining the debating of Marriage Equality Bill in Taiwan, travellers in New York City support and anticipate the legislation of the Bill.
On Saturday, Taiwan held its first 5K zombie run in a suburban area of Taipei city.