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  1. Protesters, police scuffle in Taiwan over China flight ...Read the original story w/Photo

    39 min ago | The Peninsula

    Taiwanese protesters scuffled with police for the second day in a row on Friday ahead of China's planned launch of a controversial new flight route which has sparked security concerns. Dozens of demonstrators tussled with police as they tried to enter the parliament in Taipei and then sat on the ground at the building's entrance until they were removed.

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  2. TSMC Drops as Weaker Smartphone Market Threatens Chip DemandRead the original story

    44 min ago | The Washington Post

    Shares dropped 2.1 percent to close at NT$142.50 in Taipei, widening the decline this week to 7.5 percent and wiping $9.5 billion off its market value. Taiwan's benchmark Taiex, of which TSMC is the largest member, fell 1.2 percent today and 2.5 percent for the week.

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  3. Taiwan should take part in AIIB: presidentRead the original story

    1 hr ago | ETaiwanNews.com

    Taipei, March 27 Taiwan "should actively take part instead of staying on the sidelines" on the issue of the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank , an international financial institution proposed by Times Friday, Ma said he has asked former Vice President Vincent Siew to discuss issues related to Taiwan's possible participation with Chinese President Xi Jinping when they meet at Boao Forum for Asia late this week.

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  4. UPDATE 1-S.Korea sees gains for its infrastructure firms from joining AIIBRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Reuters

    South Korea hopes its infrastructure companies will benefit from the country joining the China-backed Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank , the finance ministry said on Friday. Shares in some South Korean iron and steel products makers rose sharply, partly on hopes for new orders when the AIIB is operational and funding infrastructure projects, which is likely next year.

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  5. Sex and the CityRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | New Yorker

    The surge in artistic filmmaking from East Asia in the nineteen-eighties and nineties yielded one director of an uncompromisingly daring aestheticism, Tsai Ming-Liang, who was born in Malaysia but has long been based in Taiwan. The upcoming retrospective of his work at the Museum of the Moving Image is a long-needed overview of his vast and distinctive achievements.

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  6. South Korea sees gains for its infrastructure firms from joining AIIBRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | WNFL-AM Green Bay

    South Korea hopes its infrastructure companies will benefit from the country joining the China-backed Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank , the finance ministry said on Friday. Shares in some iron and steel products makers rose sharply in early trading, partly on hopes for new orders when the AIIB is operational and funding infrastructure projects, which is likely next year.

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  7. South Carolina and Taiwan sign driver's license reciprocity agreementRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | WYFF-TV Greenville

    DMV Executive Director Kevin Shwedo and the Director General of the Taipei Economic and Cultural Office Steven Tai signed a Memorandum of Agreement at the SCDMV Headquarters in Blythewood. The memorandum will allow residents with a Taiwanese driver's license to forgo written and driving tests to receive a South Carolina driver's license.

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  8. Better Life's Wang Tian And Zhang Haixai Join Ranks Of China's Richest CouplesRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Forbes.com

    I'm a senior editor and the Shanghai bureau chief of Forbes magazine. Now in my 14th year at Forbes, I compile the Forbes China Rich List, Hong Kong Rich List and Taiwan Rich List.

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  9. Kingfa's Yuan Zhimin And Xiong Haitao Join Ranks Of China's Billionaire CouplesRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Forbes.com

    I'm a senior editor and the Shanghai bureau chief of Forbes magazine. Now in my 14th year at Forbes, I compile the Forbes China Rich List, Hong Kong Rich List and Taiwan Rich List.

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  10. Surrey Conservative is top globetrotter among Canada's MPsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Vancouver Sun

    With trips to Paris, Istanbul and Taipei last year, B.C. Conservative MP Russ Hiebert proved for the third year running that he is the most prolific user of "sponsored travel" in the House of Commons, according to a report released Thursday. The annual report from Mary Dawson, Parliament's conflict-of-interest commissioner, lists MPs' trips paid for not by Canadian taxpayers but by Canadian and especially foreign universities, think-tanks, institutes and other entities.

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  11. Now Available: Tainergy Tech Co., Ltd. (4934) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis ReviewRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | PR-inside.com

    ... distributes its products across the world covering Asia, America and Europe. Tainergy is headquartered in Taipei, Taiwan. Tainergy Tech Co., Ltd. Key Recent Developments May 08, 2013: MEMC Signs Amended Solar Wafer Supply Agreement With Tainergy ...

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  12. Nan Ya Photonics exhibits omni-directional LED light bulbRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | DigiTimes

    Nan Ya Photonics is showcasing a DLC omni-directional LED light bulb at the 2015 LED Taiwan exhibition taking place in Taipei March 25-28 and indicated that the product weighs 70g, compared to 150-200g for conventional LED light bulbs. The low weight of the LED light bulb is achieved using in-house-developed technologies including DLC coating and radiation painting to reduce heat-dissipation components, Nan Ya Photonics explained.

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  13. SanDisk Gives Latest Chip Warning, But Is It A Trend?Read the original story

    6 hrs ago | Investor's Business Daily

    ... not sell well." A visitor looks at SanDisk memory cards at the company's booth at Computex Taipei 2013 in Taipei, Taiwan. Bloomberg View Enlarged Image But the Philadelphia Semiconductor Index tumbled nearly 5% Wednesday and fell 1.4% Thursday after ...

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  14. Photos of the Day for March 26thRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Laguna News Post

    ... Community College in Birmingham, Ala., Thursday, March 26, 2015. Students practice football at playground in Taipei, Taiwan of China. A primary school set up a football calisthenics for students to practice during morning exercise in Taipei. John ...

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  15. Hydropower Equipment Supplier Joins Ranks Of China BillionairesRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Forbes.com

    I'm a senior editor and the Shanghai bureau chief of Forbes magazine. Now in my 14th year at Forbes, I compile the Forbes China Rich List, Hong Kong Rich List and Taiwan Rich List.

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  16. China's finest treasures are found in TaiwanRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Vancouver Courier

    To satisfy an interest in Chinese art, it seems obviously best to head to Beijing. The Palace Museum, as the Forbidden City home of 24 Ming and Qing dynasty emperors is now known, claims to hold the world's largest collection of Chinese art amounting to about 1.8 million items.

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  17. Prosecutors to probe foods from Japan nuclear regionRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The China Post

    The Taipei District Prosecutors Office on Thursday said that it will launch an investigation into suspected irregularity in the importation of Japanese food products from areas contaminated by radiation from the 2011 Fukushima nuclear disaster. A prosecutor has been assigned to lead the probe into suspected wrongdoing by importers.

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  18. Chen Kuo-en named as new Taiwan police chiefRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The China Post

    Chen Kuo-en , commissioner of the New Taipei City Police Department, will be appointed the new chief of the National Police Agency , the Ministry of the Interior announced on Thursday. Chen will take over from retiring NPA Director-General Wang Cho-chiun on April 1, the ministry said.

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  19. Slideshow: Taipei bets on smartphone as IoT hubRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2014 | EETimes

    Apple's announcement of the iPhone 6 last month nudged the smartphone one step closer to becoming the central hub of the Internet of Things. And with some pundits predicting the demise of the PC in a decade or less, it's no surprise that Taiwan's ITC sector is busy seeking to create new growth opportunities beyond the PC and notebook industries that it dominates.

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  20. Man flies after scooter crashes into carRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Mid-Day Mumbai

    Dashcam captures a scooter driver being thrown in the air when he strayed into the wrong lane and was hit head-on by an oncoming car in north Taiwan's New Taipei City. Video courtesy: YouTube

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