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  1. Transasia A320 at Taipei on Aug 21st 2014, cabin pressure problemRead the original story

    45 min ago | AVHerald

    A Transasia Airbus A320-200, registration B-22312 performing flight GE-351 from Taipei (Taiwan) to Macau (China) with 148 people on board, was climbing out of Taipei when the crew noticed abnormal indications on their instruments, stopped the climb ...

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  2. Clan sophomore makes Canada B hoop teamRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Burnaby Now

    ... of the senior B women's national team for the 36th William Jones International Basketball Tournament in Taipei, Taiwan. Head coach Fabian McKenzie will be leading the team through the tournament, where Team Canada will look to gain experience ...

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  3. Greenback closes higher at NT$30.052 on Taipei forexRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The China Post

    The U.S. dollar rose against the Taiwan dollar Thursday, gaining NT$0.005 to close at NT$30.052 on thin trade amid caution about the possibility that the U.S. Federal Reserve will raise its key interest rates sooner than the market has anticipated, dealers said.

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  4. 'Long Live the Nazis' dish taken off the menu at restaurantRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Metro

    An Italian restaurant in Taiwan which called two of its German sausage dishes 'Long Live the Nazis' has apologised after a furious backlash.

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  5. Taiwan's ex-China affairs official...Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Suria

    ... after he was forced to step down over suspicions of leaking secrets. Chang Hsien-yao, former deputy minister of Taiwan's Mainland Affairs Council (MAC), speaks during a press conference in Taipei on August 21, 2014 - by Sam Yeh Chang Hsien-yao, ...

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  6. Local polls announced in TaiwanRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Big News Network.com

    ... media spectrum and is administered by Mainstream Media EC on behalf of Big News Network. Electoral authorities in Taiwan Thursday announced the island's local polls in which over 10,000 public officials will be elected Nov 29. The island, for the ...

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  7. Taiwan's ex-China affairs official denies spying claimRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | The Standard

    ... China, after he was forced to step down over suspicions of leaking secrets. Chang Hsien-hao, ex-deputy minister at Taiwan's Mainland Affairs Council, resigned last week and has been put under investigation over suspicions of leaking confidential ...

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  8. Local market starts to retreat as electronics stocks weakenRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The China Post

    Shares in Taiwan dipped Thursday as the bellwether electronics sector weakened as a result of investors locking in gains they had built up in the sector in recent sessions, dealers said.

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  9. DBS 'Treasures' clients with Torii's soul foodRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The China Post

    ... off with famous chef Sho Naganuma (e* ae21 4c ) in 2013 and instantly created a craze among DBS Treasures clients in Taiwan. DBS Bank said it has looked to host more and more Underground Supperclubs to extend gratitude for epicurean DBS Treasures ...

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  10. CTBC's philanthropy aids rural youth teamsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The China Post

    The CTBC Charity Foundation yesterday announced its decision to sponsor six youth baseball teams from rural areas in Taiwan, allowing children and teens to fulfill their dreams of becoming professional baseball players.

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  11. MAC must probe Chang's pact ties: DPPRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The China Post

    ... for the MAC for over two years, and his involvement in the signing of various agreements may have been risky for Taiwan, said Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) spokesman Huang Di-ying (e a c ). As the information leak investigation looks into ...

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  12. Spurred on by student, Taipei taxi drivers deliver a message to LucyRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The China Post

    With the movie "Lucy" causing a huge craze in Taiwan and droves assembling at movie theaters, Tony Hsu , a student who recently graduated from The Affiliated Senior High School of National Taiwan Normal University , made a video responding to the scene in which Lucy shoots a Taiwanese taxi driver because he cannot speak English.

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  13. Chang decries treason charges as 'white terror'Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The China Post

    TAIPEI, Taiwan -- Former Mainland Affairs Council Deputy Minister Chang Hsien-yao yesterday held his first press conference in the wake of his resignation and said that the treason allegations against him are an instance of "white terror."

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  14. Foreign laborer population hits 517,000 in first half of 2014Read the original story

    6 hrs ago | ETaiwanNews.com

    Taipei, Aug. 21 Migrant laborers make up nearly three fourths of all foreign residents in Taiwan with a population of 517,000 as of the end of June, accoridng to statistics released by the Ministry of the Interior Thursday.

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  15. High school admissions system will not be changed: ministerRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | ETaiwanNews.com

    Taipei, Aug. 21 Taiwan's controversial senior high school admissions program will not be changed next year "to avoid bringing anxiety to students and parents," Education Minister Wu Se-hwa said Thursday.

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  16. Symphony of Visionary Colors: Oil paintings by Wen-Yau Wu at NMHRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | ETaiwanNews.com

    ... and unconstrained nature of Taiwanese folk art. After graduating from the fine art department of the National Taiwan Normal University in 1959, Wu served for a while as a full-time teacher. Later he served in the curatorial teams of several major ...

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  17. Luc Besson downplays speculation of Lucy sequelRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | ContactMusic.com

    ... lence (see Taken), but at least this film has a wry sense of humour... Lucy was just a regular girl living in Taipei, Taiwan before she was brutally kidnapped by a gang while out partying. She wakes up after...

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  18. Innodisk Announces New High IOPS Industrial SSDsRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | GlobeNewswire

    ... solution and service provider in industrial storage industry. Founded in 2005 and headquartered in Taipei, Taiwan with engineering support and sales teams in China, Europe, Japan, and the United States, Innodisk is able to support clients globally. ...

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  19. YouTube Video of Brutal Killings at Sea Sets Off International MysteryRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Gawker

    ... A few critical details are known: The largest of the killers' ships circling the victims is "the Seychelles-flagged Taiwan-owned Chun 1 No. 217," according to VOA, "a 725-ton fishing boat with a home port of Kaohsiung and managed by the Tching Ye ...

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  20. Adata Launches ISMS312 Industrial Sata III 6Gbps 7pin Disk On Module SSDRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Pureoverclock

    ADATA Launches ISMS312 Industrial SATA III 6Gbps 7pin Disk On Module SSD Wide Application Meets Customization Taipei, Taiwan - August 21, 2014 - ADATA Technology, a leading manufacturer of high-performance DRAM modules and NAND Flash application products, today launches the ISMS312, a high-performance industrial SATA III 6Gbps 7-pin Disk-On-Module ... (more)

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