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Fighter jets land on Taiwan highway in ‘China attack’ war games

17-Sep-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Taiwan displayed how its fighter jets and early warning aircraft could land, refuel and take off on a closed motorway on Tuesday, in a scenario simulating a Chinese attack [...]
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Taiwan, China Begin New Trade Talks

17-Sep-2014 Intellasia | VOA News | 6:00 AM

Taiwan and China have wrapped up the first round of trade talks aimed at cutting import tariffs on a wide range of goods. Despite political worries in Taiwan about the risks [...]
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Taiwan’s yuan deposits at end of August edge higher

17-Sep-2014 Intellasia | CNA | 6:00 AM

Chinese yuan-denominated deposits held by banks operating in Taiwan at the end of August rose from a month earlier but at the same snailish pace seen in previous months, [...]
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Taiwan Bond Yield Drops Most Since June as Fed Rate Bets Pared

17-Sep-2014 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Taiwan’s 10-year bonds advanced, pushing the yield down by the most since June, as a drop in US factory output tempered bets the Federal Reserve will bring forward a [...]
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Japan should add Taiwan to security umbrella, says retired admiral

17-Sep-2014 Intellasia | Want China Times | 6:00 AM

Taiwan and Japan should form a semi-alliance against Chinese expansion in the region, said Kaneda Hideaki, a retired admiral from the Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force, [...]
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A Burning Man-Style Finale for a Giant Rabbit in Taiwan

17-Sep-2014 Intellasia | NY Times | 6:00 AM

For 11 days, the giant white rabbit peacefully lolled on the grassy roof of a hangar at a former air base in northern Taiwan. But after the Taoyuan Land Art Festival ended on [...]
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Mobile shoppers in Taiwan on rise: Yahoo survey

17-Sep-2014 Intellasia | CNA | 6:00 AM

Nearly one of every two Taiwanese consumers have purchased products via mobile websites or apps thanks to the convenience of mobile shopping, according to a survey released [...]
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Taiwan-Philippines trade pact could bring mutual benefits: study

17-Sep-2014 Intellasia | CNA | 6:00 AM

A proposed bilateral economic cooperation agreement between Taiwan and the Philippines can bring benefits to both sides, according to the outline of a feasibility study [...]
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Jakarta aims for more visitors from Taiwan

17-Sep-2014 Intellasia | The Jakarta Post | 6:00 AM

The Jakarta administration is looking to attract more tourists from Taiwan by promoting the city as a prime golfing destination. Jakarta Culture and Tourism Agency head Arie [...]
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Taiwan’s annual Han Kuang military exercises begin

17-Sep-2014 Intellasia | CNA | 6:00 AM

Taiwan kicked off its annual Han Kuang series of military exercises Monday to test the joint combat readiness and defense capabilities of its armed forces in the event of an [...]
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Weather not expected to hinder jet fighter takeoff, landing freeway drill

17-Sep-2014 Intellasia | China Post | 6:00 AM

A drill in which Taiwan’s main combat aircraft will practice emergency landings and takeoffs on a freeway will be held Tuesday as planned, as Typhoon Kalmaegi will not [...]
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Taiwan KOM Challenge offers 11,000 feet of climbing, bigger purse

17-Sep-2014 Intellasia | Velo News | 6:00 AM

The Taiwan Travel Bureau in association with the Taiwan Cyclist Federation announced the details of the 2014 Taiwan KOM Challenge, which will take place November 15. Now in [...]
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Hofman’s giant white rabbit damaged by fire in Taiwan

17-Sep-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Dutch artist Florentijn Hofman’s giant white rabbit, which drew more than two million visitors on show in Taiwan, was partially damaged by a fire when workers were [...]
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Taiwan Stock Market May Extend Losing Streak

16-Sep-2014 Intellasia | RTT Staff Writer | 6:00 AM

The Taiwan stock market has finished lower now in three straight sessions, tumbling more than 210 points or 2.3 percent in that span. The Taiwan Stock Exchange ended just [...]
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Typhoon Kalmaegi to lead to showers in Taiwan

16-Sep-2014 Intellasia | CNA | 6:00 AM

Typhoon Kalmaegi may be headed toward the northern Philippines but the storm’s periphery will still bring scattered showers in southern Taiwan from Sunday evening [...]
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