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3 hrs ago | Bloomberg
Pilots of TransAsia Airways Corp. Flight GE222 called for a go around eight seconds before the plane crashed into houses killing 48 people and the voice-recorder stopped, the Taiwan Aviation Safety Council said.
7 hrs ago | Daily Herald
"Light and Shadow," a photography exhibit on loan from the Taipei Economic and Cultural Office in Chicago is featured through Aug. 30 at the Bartlett Village Hall Art Gallery, 228 S. Main St., Bartlett, with a reception and ribbon cutting at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 6. This exhibit, presented by Arts in Bartlett, in cooperation with the Midwest Hakka ... (more)
11 hrs ago | 680News
12 hrs ago | Clyde 2
Multiple gas explosions in Taipei are thought to have killed at least 15 people and injured 212, according to reports.
13 hrs ago | Suria
Hong Kong actor and singer Daniel Chan poses during a press conference for Hit FM in Taipei, Taiwan, 30 July 2014.
14 hrs ago | Bangkok Post
A new flock of no-frills airlines is descending on Bangkok's Don Mueang airport, whose significance as the region's low-cost carrier hub is growing amid optimism for a traffic recovery.
16 hrs ago | ETaiwanNews.com
Sound recordings from the investigation by outgoing Control Yuan member Huang Huang-hsiung into the health of former President Chen Shui-bian leaked out Thursday.
21 hrs ago | Nikkei Net Interactive
A crash that killed 48 has left Taiwan's TransAsia Airways with uncertain prospects for following through on plans to explore new routes and tap into the budget carrier market.
Taipei, July 30 Lawmakers on the Legislature's Economics Committee Wednesday urged state-owned Aerospace Industrial Development Corp. not to go ahead with a privatization plan before a bill governing the company's establishment clears the legislative floor.
Taipei, July 30 The Ministry of Economic Affairs said Wednesday that the controversial fourth nuclear power plant project has passed its safety checks.
Chen knew in the first few years that the child she thought was a daughter wasn't like other little girls.
TAIPEI, Taiwan -- Former President Lee Teng-hui recently denied that he was ever a member of a communist party, contrary to long-standing rumors, adding that communism is "deceptive."
Taiwanese girl group Dream Girls` Tia Li touches Fahrenheit`s Aaron Yan`s muscles during a celebration party for their TV drama "Fall in Love With Me" in Taipei, Taiwan, 29 July 2014.
A diplomat who previously served at Taiwan's Vietnam representative office yesterday was indicted for allegedly taking bribes for visa applicants in Vietnam, the Taipei District Prosecutors Office announced yesterday.
The president of Rotary International, one of the world's largest humanitarian service organizations, will soon recognize the work of the Rotary Club of Waynesboro during a visit to south central Pennsylvania.
Parents of one of the French victims who died in a TransAsia Airways crash in the outlying island county of Penghu last week have arrived in Taiwan to handle the aftermath of their daughter's death.
Updated: Thu Jul 31, 2014 11:13 pm
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