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  1. Taiwan's Delta Electronics Inc. gets named to sustainability index seriesRead the original story w/Photo

    20 min ago | The China Post

    Delta Electronics Inc., one of Taiwan's leading power management system providers, has been named a constituent of the prestigious Dow Jones Sustainability Index series in 2014. The DJSI, launched jointly by the Dow Jones Index, STOXX and Sustainable Asset Management in 1999, is the first index that traces how some of the world's leading enterprises are performing in the areas of social responsibility, environmental protection and economic performance.

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  2. Housing market dips on planned tax reformRead the original story w/Photo

    20 min ago | The China Post

    It took longer to close property deals in Taiwan's major municipalities over the past three months because of a planned reform on how gains on the sale of some types of property are taxed, according to a real-estate brokerage. H&B Realty Co., Taiwan's largest real-estate broker by number of franchises, estimated that it took 9.53 more days on average to close a property deal in the country's six major metropolitan areas in the third quarter than in the second quarter.

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  3. Fung-Wong leaves 1 dead, four injuredRead the original story

    52 min ago | ETaiwanNews.com

    Taipei, Sept. 21 Tropical Storm Fung-Wong has resulted in one death and four injuries since it began affecting Taiwan Friday, the Central Emergency Operation Center said Sunday, as the storm was expected to move away from the country the following morning.

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  4. Military probing soldiers' alleged involvement in police deathRead the original story

    52 min ago | ETaiwanNews.com

    Taipei, Sept. 21 None of three military personnel allegedly involved in the beating death of a police detective in Taipei earlier this month have criminal records and they claim to have no gang affiliation, Defense Ministry officials said Sunday as the ministry launched an administrative investigation into the case.

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  5. Fung-Wong leaves 1 dead, 4 injuredRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The China Post

    As of yesterday, one citizen had died and four were injured as Tropical Storm Fung-Wong hurtled across Taiwan, the Central Emergency Operation Center reported. The center said the 50-year-old victim, surnamed Hsu, was allegedly swept away by floodwater while cleaning the road outside his residence yesterday afternoon in Beinan Town, Taitung County.

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  6. Three deaths reported as tropical storm Fung-Wong lashes TaiwanRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | South China Morning Post

    A man in Taipei holds his umbrella while walking against strong winds as tropical storm Fung-wong hits Taiwan. Photo: Reuters Tropical storm Fung-Wong, which left 10 dead in the Philippines, pounded Taiwan yesterday with torrential rain and strong winds, forcing the cancellation of more than 100 flights as well as ferry services.

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  7. Taiwan Orders Evacuations as Typhoon Fung-Wong ApproachesRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Taiwan evacuated more than 2,700 people from endangered areas as Typhoon Fung-Wong, which left at least 10 dead in the Philippines and caused Manila 's worst flooding in two years, approached packing wind gusts as strong as 65 knots . Fung-Wong, Phoenix in English, was centered about 200 nautical miles south-southwest of Taipei this afternoon, moving northeast at 12 knots according to the U.S. Navy's Joint Typhoon Warning Center .

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  8. Alibaba's Success Is Another Wake-Up Call From China To Americans. Hear It?Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Forbes.com

    I'm a senior editor and the Shanghai bureau chief of Forbes magazine. Now in my 13th year at Forbes, I compile the Forbes China Rich List, Hong Kong Rich List and Taiwan Rich List.

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  9. Ko Wen-je at Taipei Next: Use public forums to reach consensusRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | ETaiwanNews.com

    Speaking on the topic of Sunday's forum, "The Imagination behind the Creation of Central Park," Ko focused on the idea of open government. He noted that public participation in government is a fundamental part of his personal political philosophy, and he explained that various civic forums in which citizens can discuss topics of interest to them and other citizens allow them to think long-term and slowly form a consensus.

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  10. More Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | KIII

    19, 2014, athletes from Syria march into the stadium during the opening ceremony for the 17th Asian Games in Incheon, South Korea. . FILE - In this Sept.

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  11. Tropical Storm Fung-Wong to leave Taiwan early MondayRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | ETaiwanNews.com

    Taipei, Sept. 21 The Central Weather Bureau said Sunday that it expects to lift its land warning for Tropical Storm Fung-Wong the following morning.

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  12. Tropical Storm Fong-Wong briefly makes landfall in southern TaiwanRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | ETaiwanNews.com

    Taipei, Sept. 21 Tropical Storm Fong-Wong briefly made landfall on Taiwan's southernmost tip Sunday morning, the Central Weather Bureau said.

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  13. Eric Chu in Keelung to support Hsieh Li-kung in mayor's raceRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | ETaiwanNews.com

    The two expressed their mutual agreement on promoting the extension of the Taipei MRT system to include Keelung. Chu ventured to the northern port city during the height of the Northern Taiwan Mazu Cultural Festival 2014.

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  14. Ko calls for drug crackdown in Taipei, chastises Sean Lien on asset declarationsRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | ETaiwanNews.com

    Responding to the details coming to light as the investigation of the beating death of police officer Hsueh Chen-kuo continues to unfold, called on current Taipei Mayor Hau Lung-bin to be more straightforward in discussing problems exposed by the September 14 incident. The consolidated opposition candidate in the Taipei Mayor's race said that as a doctor, one thing that really troubles him is the amount of use in the city.

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  15. Taiwan delegation to visit China to woo investmentRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | ETaiwanNews.com

    Taipei, Sept. 21 A delegation organized by Taiwan's Chinese National Federation of Industries will depart for the mainland Monday to seek Chinese investment, the federation said.

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  16. Recent Study: Tatung Fine Chemicals Co., Ltd. (4738) - Financial and Strategic Swot Analysis ReviewRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | PR-inside.com

    ... under the brand names such as SILITON, EPOTON, TATUNG INK and iBTATUNG MO INK. TFC is headquartered in Taipei, Taiwan. This comprehensive SWOT profile of TATUNG FINE CHEMICALS Co., Ltd. provides you an in-depth strategic analysis of the company's ...

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  17. "Genovate Biotechnology Co., LTD. (4130) - Pharmaceuticals &...Read the original story

    10 hrs ago | PR-inside.com

    ... design, case report form design, investigator assessment/site selection and others. GBL is headquartered in Taipei, Taiwan. Genovate Biotechnology Co., LTD. (4130) - Pharmaceuticals & Healthcare - Deals and Alliances Profile provides you ...

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  18. At Asian Games, rivalries bleed into matchesRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Times of Israel

    On the one hand, you have China and India, which account for about a quarter of the world's population. On the other, the Maldives, population 345,000.

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  19. Tropical Storm Fong-Wong makes brief landfall in southern TaiwanRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | ETaiwanNews.com

    Taipei, Sept. 21 Tropical Storm Fong-Wong made brief landfall on Taiwan's southernmost tip Sunday morning, the Central Weather Bureau said.

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  20. TAIPEI: Depth is a valued quality at junction of media formsRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Asia News Network

    With the onset of the popularity of online forums and blogs in the dissemination of critical information, and the corresponding accretion of power in online forces in the shaping of public discourse, the role of traditional media such as TV outlets and newspapers is facing rising pressure in defining their raison d'etre. Skeptics of traditional media would say that there is nothing that couldn't be gleaned off the front pages of Google or Yahoo news, and that bits of information that any interested reader cares about could be found in online chat rooms.

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