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1 hr ago | KOTA-TV Rapid City

Gov. Matt Mead meets with Taiwanese officials

Gov. Matt Mead has met with Taiwanese officials in Cheyenne and says he looks forward to building greater trade and cooperation with the island nation that has a powerful hunger for Wyoming coal.

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3 hrs ago | The China Post

Asustek apologizes for ZenFone pricing dispute

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.

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3 hrs ago | The China Post

MND urged to shorten relocation time for arsenal in South Taiwan

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.

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3 hrs ago | The China Post

Nuke 3 to stop supplying electricity for 10 days

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.

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4 hrs ago | Centers for Disease Control and Preve...

Influenza A(H5N2) Virus Antibodies in Humans after Contact with Infected Poultry, Taiwan, 2012

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.

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4 hrs ago | Centers for Disease Control and Preve...

Molecular Characterization of Cryptically Circulating Rabies Virus from Ferret Badgers, Taiwan

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.

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6 hrs ago | The China Post

Tsai registers for DPP chair election, urges generational shift

Democratic Progressive Party chairperson candidate Tsai Ing-wen yesterday listed a generation-shift within the party as her chief political promise if she were to win the chairperson elections once more.

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6 hrs ago | The China Post

Resolution of differences still a far-off goal in Taiwan politics

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

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8 hrs ago | PR-inside.com

Transcend Information, Inc. (2451) - Financial and Strategic SWOT...

The company offers over 2,000 kinds of products such as memory, digital memory cards, USB pen drive, portable hard drive products, multimedia products and other peripheral products.

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12 hrs ago | ETaiwanNews.com

United Daily News: Holding forums to rescue Taiwan?

He also asked the Ministry of Education to organize a series of forums with young people as a way of reaching out to the younger generation.

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15 hrs ago | The China Post

Public land occupants prevent gov't construction

TAIPEI, Taiwan -- The New Taipei City Government said yesterday that it was prevented from conducting land grading for the planned indigenous cultural area in Sanxia - build their own housing units, said Chiu Ching-pin , acting head of New Taipei City's Urban and Rural Development Department.

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

The China Post

Police to question student over 'assassination' threat

The Criminal Investigation Division of the Taipei City Police Department said yesterday it is scheduled to summon student activist Hung Chung-yen today for questioning over the demonstration outside of the Zhongzheng First Police Precinct on April 11. Hung, a student at National Taiwan University, allegedly threatened Zhongzheng First Precinct ... (more)

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Green Car Congress

ARB posts 5 new LCFS pathways; two renewable diesel

California Air Resources Board staff has posted five new and one revised Low Carbon Fuel Standard fuel pathway applications to the LCFS public comment website.

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Suria

Taiwan court upholds ex-captain's...

A Taiwanese court Wednesday rejected an appeal by a former navy captain who was sentenced to 15 years in prison for corruption in a controversial deal to buy French frigates two decades ago.

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The China Post

Taiwan's competitiveness falls: trade association

Taiwan's overall export competitiveness ranking dropped from No. 8 in 2013 to No.

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ETaiwanNews.com

U.S. car maker unveils convertible with Taiwan artist's paintings

Taipei, April 16 U.S. luxury car maker DiMora Motorcar on Wednesday unveiled one of a series of its convertibles featuring paintings by Taiwanese artist Lee Sun-don on the exterior.

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ETaiwanNews.com

Protesters besiege EPA to save Miaoli leopard cat

The Environmental Protection Administration asked for more details about the threat posed to the survival of the leopard cat by a road project in Miaoli County after Magistrate Liu Cheng-hung came under verbal attack from protesters Wednesday.

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Circulation

Sex Differences in Trends of Incidence and Mortality of First-Ever...

From the Departments of Epidemiology and Neuro-Immunology , Tianjin Neurological Institute, Tianjin, China; Departments of Neurology and Cardiovascular Disease , Tianjin Medical University General Hospital, Tianjin, China; Department of Neurology, Tianjin Dagang Oilfield General Hospital, Tianjin, China ; and Department of Internal Medicine and ... (more)

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Asia News Network

TAIPEI: Ma Ying-jeou to push for major reforms within Kuomintang

Taiwan President Ma Ying-jeou - who doubles as chairman of the ruling Kuomintang - announced his determination to implement major reforms within the party yesterday, a declaration that was interpreted as a challenge to opposition party leader-to-be Tsai Ing-wen.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

The New Zealand Herald

Five movie trailers you need to see right now

As summer creeps closer in the States, New Zealand cinemas start to enter blockbuster territory.

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