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Taiwan Quake Leaves 67 Dead, 57 Still Missing

Taiwan Quake Leaves 67 Dead, 57 Still Missing

13-Feb-2016 Intellasia | ENS | 6:00 AM

The death toll from Saturday’s earthquake in Taiwan stands at 67 people, with 57 others still missing and presumed trapped under the rubble of a collapsed residential [...]
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Taiwan Inspecting Other Buildings After Quake Collapse

13-Feb-2016 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

When an earthquake struck the Taiwanese city of Tainan in the early hours of Saturday morning, Wu Hsiu-chi’s unit in the seven-storey Wei-guan Dragon Door World Family [...]
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Taiwan thanks US for earthquake donations

13-Feb-2016 Intellasia | CNA | 6:00 AM

Taiwan expressed again its appreciation Thursday to the United States for the sympathy and generous donations it has made for victims in the wake of the devastating [...]
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Taiwan city looks at developer’s other buildings after quake collapse

Taiwan city looks at developer’s other buildings after quake collapse

13-Feb-2016 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

When an earthquake struck the Taiwanese city of Tainan in the early hours of Saturday morning, Wu Hsiu-chi’s unit in the seven-storey Wei-guan Dragon Door World Family [...]
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Taiwan’s South China Sea Dilemma

13-Feb-2016 Intellasia | The Diplomat | 6:00 AM

Taiwan’s position on the contested waters is linked to its very identity. The speech of Taiwanese President Ma Ying-Jeou on Taiping Island (also known as Itu Aba, among [...]
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US Urges China-Taiwan Talks Amid Uncertainty After Election

13-Feb-2016 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

The Obama administration said Thursday it is urging China and Taiwan to maintain dialogue amid concern that the election of an independence-leaning party on the island could [...]
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US and India consider joint patrols in South China Sea: US Defence Official

US and India consider joint patrols in South China Sea: US Defence Official

13-Feb-2016 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

The United States and India have held talks about conducting joint naval patrols that a US defence official said could include the disputed South China Sea, a move that would [...]
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Taiwan’s First Woman President Becomes Most Powerful Woman in Chinese Speaking World

13-Feb-2016 Intellasia | Good News Network | 6:00 AM

Without any family ties to politics (in fact, her father repaired cars for a living), Taiwan’s first woman president was elected in a landslide to improve the [...]
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TSMC will be sole supplier of processors for next iPhones – Electronic Times

12-Feb-2016 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co Ltd (TSMC) will be the exclusive supplier of mobile processors for Apple Inc’s next iPhones, South Korea’s Electronic Times [...]
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Shoddy construction suspected in Taiwan earthquake collapse

12-Feb-2016 Intellasia | LA Times | 6:00 AM

Taiwanese prosecutors suspect a 17-story building that collapsed after an earthquake Saturday was built with dubious construction methods, according to local media. The [...]
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At least 46 killed in deadly earthquake in Taiwan

At least 46 killed in deadly earthquake in Taiwan

12-Feb-2016 Intellasia | CNA | 6:00 AM

A strong earthquake that shook southern Taiwan four days ago has left at least 46 people dead and another 94 unaccounted for, according to the latest figures issued by [...]
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Korea pledges donation for quake relief

12-Feb-2016 Intellasia | China Post | 6:00 AM

South Korea has pledged a donation to support relief efforts after a deadly earthquake hit Southern Taiwan four days ago and left at least 46 people dead and 548 people [...]
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Taiwan: MH370 Pilot Mysteriously Resurfaces?

12-Feb-2016 Intellasia | Snopes | 6:00 AM

On 10 February 2016, the web site Link Beef published an article reporting that Ahmad Shah, the pilot of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 (which disappeared without a trace on 8 [...]
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Taiwan leads foreign bank license applications in Burma

12-Feb-2016 Intellasia | ATimes | 6:00 AM

Eight Taiwanese lenders are among the 13 banks to respond to a request for proposals (RFP) in Myanmar’s second round of foreign bank licensing Three to five applicants [...]
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Survivor Describes Being Trapped in Taiwan Earthquake

12-Feb-2016 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

After propping himself against a wall for 20 hours to avoid smothering his girlfriend, Ko Ching-chung’s strength was draining away. The young couple had been trapped in [...]
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