Taiwan Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Taiwan.

Results 1 - 20 of 6,562 in Taiwan

  1. Gov. Matt Mead meets with Taiwanese officialsRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | KOTA-TV Rapid City

    ... including Andy Chin, the director general of the Taipei Economic and Cultural Office in Seattle. The governor visited Taiwan last year. Mead called Thursday's visit a great opportunity for Wyoming to build on its relationship with Taiwan. He says he ...

    Comment?

  2. Badminton: Upsets at the NZ OpenRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    Top seed Hsu Yen Hao from Taiwan highlights a quality field at the New Zealand Badminton Open.

    Comment?

  3. Art Revolution puts 2,000 works on display in TaipeiRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | The China Post

    ... Foundation, an organization that benefits burn survivors and people with facial disfigurements. Organized by the Taiwan International Contemporary Artist Association, the fair runs until April 20 at the Taipei World Trade Center Exhibition Hall 3. ...

    Comment?

  4. Asustek apologizes for ZenFone pricing disputeRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The China Post

    Taiwan's Asustek Computer Inc. apologized yesterday for pricing its low-cost ZenFone smartphone models higher in Taiwan than in China, which has created negative controversy for the PC vendor over the past week.

    Comment?

  5. Course adjustment again sparks clash among lawmakersRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | The China Post

    ... said that the core issue is that students do not understand history, and he worried that students might hate studying Taiwan's history if they have to memorize everything for history exams.

    Comment?

  6. Ma urges Japan apology over comfort womenRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | The China Post

    ... reports said. Asked to comment on the Wednesday meeting, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) yesterday said that Taiwan has continued to urge the Japanese government to apologize and compensate the Taiwanese nationals who were forced into sexual ...

    Comment?

  7. MND urged to shorten relocation time for arsenal in South TaiwanRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | The China Post

    Lawmakers yesterday urged the military to shorten the time needed to relocate an arsenal located in downtown Kaohsiung City in order to make way for new projects to boost the city's future development.

    Comment?

  8. Nuke 3 to stop supplying electricity for 10 daysRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The China Post

    Taiwan Power Co. said yesterday that following the Third Nuclear Power Plant Unit 2's annual examination began in March, the power plant's Unit 1 will undergo a 10-day construction today to strengthen its earthquake resistance structures, meaning that the power plant will stop supplying electricity for 10 days.

    Comment?

  9. DHL announces pick-up,Read the original story

    4 hrs ago | The China Post

    DHL recently announced a pick-up and cut-off time extension for outbound shipments to the U.S., enabling it to offer customers in central and southern Taiwan an additional time of up to 2.5 hours for shipment preparation.

    Comment?

  10. New Far Eastern Air routes link Taichung, China citiesRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | The China Post

    ... jiazhuang and Taiyuan in North China. Far Eastern Air said it hopes the new routes will encourage travel from central Taiwan. The airline set up its counter at the Taichung airport earlier this year.

    Comment?

  11. Yahoo! to recruit new blood after student protestRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The China Post

    ... aims to become the largest company in the world. According to Tsou, the company currently has over 1,000 employees in Taiwan, which makes it the largest Internet company on the island, and over half of its employees are between the ages of 25 and ...

    Comment?

  12. Influenza A(H5N2) Virus Antibodies in Humans after Contact with Infected Poultry, Taiwan, 2012Read the original story

    4 hrs ago | Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

    Centers for Disease Control, Taipei, Taiwan Six persons in Taiwan who had contact with poultry infected with influenza A showed seroconversion for the virus by hemagglutinin inhibition or microneutralization testing.

    Comment?

  13. Molecular Characterization of Cryptically Circulating Rabies Virus from Ferret Badgers, TaiwanRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

    National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan, Republic of China After the last reported cases of rabies in a human in 1959 and a nonhuman animal in 1961, Taiwan was considered free from rabies.

    Comment?

  14. Resolution of differences still a far-off goal in Taiwan politicsRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | The China Post

    There have been cynical assessments that business will go on as usual in Taiwanese politics post-Sunflower Movement.

    Comment?

  15. China pact protest may create doubt for trading partners: ex-AIT headRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The China Post

    The recent upheaval in Taiwan over the trade-in-services agreement with China could sow doubts among Taiwan's trade partners, a former head of U.S. policy toward Taiwan cautioned Wednesday.

    Comment?

  16. Tsai registers for DPP chair election, urges generational shiftRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The China Post

    ... and become their partners," said Tsai, who also announced her plans of holding talks with citizen groups regarding Taiwan's economic strategies and constitution reforms. The party ought to learn to expand talks between the generations, said Tsai, ...

    Comment?

  17. Number of civil servants at 9-year high in 2013Read the original story

    7 hrs ago | ETaiwanNews.com

    Taipei, April 17 Taiwan had more than 340,000 public servants as of the end of 2013, the highest number since 2005, according to government data released Thursday.

    Comment?

  18. Beautiful slice of life from TokyoRead the original story

    Jan 24, 2014 | Daigo.org

    ... of 45 years, 4 months, surpassing the late Tetsuharu Kawakami (at 45 years, 8 months). via Asian Baseball Community Taiwan baseball film Kano may boost ties with Japan: The new baseball movie "Kano" is ...

    Comment?

  19. Transparency at all tiers is essential for Hong Kong's futureRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | South China Morning Post

    Officials are at the coal face when it comes to witnessing anomalies, so they should report such incidents to prevent match-fixing William Lai is a qualified soccer referee, instructor and assessor, and has also officiated in England and Australia.

    Comment?

  20. United Daily News: Holding forums to rescue Taiwan?Read the original story

    12 hrs ago | ETaiwanNews.com

    ... order has also sparked discontent among the silent majority, who are concerned about the damage to the rule of law in Taiwan. In other words, the challenges faced by Ma at present lie more in his government than in his party. The government is ...

    Comment?