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  1. KMT legislator calls for establishment of direct Kinmen-Xiamen flightRead the original story

    34 min ago | ETaiwanNews.com

    Legislator Yang Ying-hsiung expressed his hope that would allow fruits and seafood items from Taiwan clear through customs faster in Zhang in response said the direct flight would mark an important milestone on cross-strait relations since both sides used to be in the spotlight of military conflicts, adding that the link would only bring benefits to the people. Zhang has been in Taiwan since Saturday for a two-day meeting with his Taiwanese counterpart, Minister of Mainland Council Andrew Hsia, to discuss issues of mutual concern, including establishing Taiwan as a transfer hub for Chinese travelers.

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  2. Bioteque Corporation (4107) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review - New Market ReportRead the original story

    1 hr ago | PR-inside.com

    ... care, and IV administration therapy. It operates two manufacturing plants. BIOTEQUE is headquartered in Taipei, Taiwan. Full Report Details at - .. This comprehensive SWOT profile of ...

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  3. New Study: Nang Kuang Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd. (1752) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis ReviewRead the original story

    1 hr ago | PR-inside.com

    ... companies in the US and Europe with a strategy for business expansion. It also operates its office in Taipei, Taiwan. The company is headquartered in Xinhua, Tainan, Taiwan. Full Report Details at - www.fastmr ...

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  4. Market Report, "Taiwan Power Company, Ltd. - Alternative Energy -...Read the original story

    2 hrs ago | PR-inside.com

    It carries out activities related to electricity generation, transmission and distribution to customer base. The company is owned 96.92% by Taiwan Government, and 3.08% by public.

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  5. Just Published: "Ocean Plastic Co., Ltd. (1321) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review"Read the original story

    2 hrs ago | PR-inside.com

    ... enhancements. It markets its products through its distribution network. Ocean Plastic is headquartered in Taipei, Taiwan. Full Report Details at - This comprehensive SWOT profile of ...

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  6. Weathermen warn of torrential rain in central and southern TaiwanRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | ETaiwanNews.com

    Taipei, May 24 The Central Weather Bureau on Sunday warned of torrential rain in central and southern Taiwan's mountainous areas, while heavy rain brought by a plum rain front has slightly eased drought conditions in southern and northern Taiwan. Mountainous areas in Taichung and Kaohsiung cities, Nantou, Hualien, Chiayi and Pingtung counties and Xinwu District of Taoyuan City have experienced extremely heavy rain, meaning more than 130 millimeters of rainfall in 24 hours, according to the CWB.

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  7. Peaceful dealings will improve ties: Kinmen county magistrateRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | ETaiwanNews.com

    Taipei, May 24 The peaceful development of cross-strait ties will help to mend historical wounds, Kinmen County Magistrate Chen Fu-hai said on Sunday during a meeting with a Chinese official. "With Kinmen's difficult history, the peaceful development of cross-strait relations will allow both sides to mend historical wounds," Chen told Zhang Zhijun , head of the Taiwan Affairs Office under Beijing's State Council who was touring Kinmen with Vice Minister of the Mainland Affairs Council Lin Chu-chia.

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  8. 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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  9. Rotary International to Charter New Club for Central Florida Chinese CommunityRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | 24-7 Press Release

    Rotary International President Gary C.K. Huang, Taiwan Republic of China, will be pinning the charter members of the Rotary Club of Orlando Dragons on June 11, 2015. Rotary District 6980 Governor Jo Weber will assist Huang in inducting the members of the Chinese speaking club into the five county central Florida district.

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  10. Cross-Strait affairs chiefs meet in KinmenRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Xinhuanet

    The mainland's Taiwan affairs chief Zhang Zhijun on Saturday called for efforts to avoid U-turns and self-inflicted setbacks to ties across the Taiwan Strait. "Both sides should be determined to protect cross-Strait relations from U-turns and setbacks, which are also the common aspirations of compatriots across the Strait," Zhang said when meeting with Taiwan's mainland affairs chief Andrew Hsia in Kinmen County, Taiwan.

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  11. AIIB issue raised in Taiwan-China talksRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Bangkok Post

    China last month dashed the island's hopes of becoming a founding member of the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank , though a Chinese foreign ministry spokesman said at the time it could join under an "appropriate name". The issue was raised as Zhang, director of China's Taiwan affairs office, met Andrew Hsia, chairman of Taiwan's top China policy decision-making body, the Mainland Affairs Council, in Kinmen -- a Taiwan-administered island off China's Xiamen city.

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  12. Beijing's top official on Taiwan greeted with protests and brawls on...Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | South China Morning Post

    Meeting of top cross-strait officials on island controlled by Taipei marred by clashes by supporters of opposing political camps Zhang Zhijun, Beijing's top official on Taiwan, shakes hands with his Taiwanese counterpart, Andrew Hsia Li-yan, head of Taiwan's Mainland Affairs Council. Photo: CNA Officials from Taiwan and the mainland have met for talks on a range of issues in an attempt to maintain momentum for the forging of closer ties in the face of a sceptical Taiwanese public.

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  13. Locally grown pineapples passing pesticide tests at high rate: COARead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The China Post

    Taiwan's pineapples have passed pesticide tests at rates of at least 95 percent over the past two years, the Council of Agriculture council asserted amid slumping prices for pineapples due to pesticide concerns. The council was trying to assure the public that Taiwan's pineapples were safe after pineapple growers in Hsingang in Chiayi County appealed to the government on Friday to help stabilize pineapple prices.

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  14. Best life stories born out of bad luck, author says at WWII forumRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The China Post

    TAIPEI, Taiwan -- People who have suffered from bad luck have the best life stories to tell, said writer Chi Pang-yuan on Friday, and she hoped more people will write the hard-luck stories of those who retreated to Taiwan after the Chinese civil war. At a forum marking the 70th anniversary of the end of World War II and the second Sino-Japanese War in 1945, Chi said the best parts of the "Records of the Grand Historian of China" by Ssu-Ma Chien , a literary master and historian of the West Han dynasty, are the records of those with poor luck.

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  15. KMT may cut short presidential primary: sourceRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The China Post

    The ruling Kuomintang may cut short its presidential primary process by directly nominating one of the only two hopefuls registered for the race, a party source reportedly said yesterday. If only one of the pair has enough endorsements from party members, he or she may be nominated without having to proceed to a public opinion poll in the second phase of the nomination process, the United Evening News cited the unnamed source as saying.

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  16. MAC's Hsia, mainland counterpart evoke the past at Taiwan-China meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The China Post

    ... between the two countries in the 1950s. In what was the first meeting between the two men, Hsia noted that Taiwan and China have been "governed separately" for seven decades and have developed different systems and values. But in recent years under ...

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  17. Taiwan planning to feature director Hou Hsiao-hsien's works in EuropeRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The China Post

    Taiwan is scheduled to launch a movie festival in Europe next week, featuring works by internationally-renown Taiwanese director Hou Hsiao-hsien and other Taiwanese directors, the Taiwan Cultural Center in Paris said Friday. The event, set to start from May 26, will be the largest-ever movie festival held by Taiwan to showcase the country's achievements in the movie industry to audiences from around the world at a time when international movie critics have expressed admiration toward Hou's latest movie "The Assassin" ."

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  18. Rains provide relief to drought-stricken southRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The China Post

    Heavy rains brought by a plum rain front has slightly eased drought conditions in southern Taiwan, the Water Resources Agency said Saturday. From Friday until 8 a.m. Saturday, Nanhua Reservoir in Tainan recorded 65 millimeters of rainfall and collected an estimated 5 million cubic meters of water, the WRA said.

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  19. Tsai defends cross-strait status quo promiseRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The China Post

    Opposition Democratic Progressive Party Chairwoman Tsai Ing-wen reiterated Saturday that her promise to maintain the cross-Taiwan Strait status quo meant maintaining a peaceful state across the strait. The promise is "not inconsistent with" DPP's Resolution on Taiwan's Future, said Tsai, who is the DPP's candidate for the 2016 presidential election.

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  20. Taipei Mayor Ko promises greater transparencyRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The China Post

    ... cited a personal experience to illustrate the benefits of transparency from when he was still a doctor at National Taiwan University Hospital. He was in charge of designing an organ transplant computer registration system, but he once received ...

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