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Editorial: China tries to use the 228 Incident

25-Feb-2017 Intellasia | Taiwannews | 6:00 AM

One of the darkest pages in Taiwan history was opened in February 1947, when Kuomintang leader and President Chiang Kai-shek sent in his troops to help his local governor, [...]
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Taiwan Wealth Probe Shows Disdain for China-Style One-Party Rule

25-Feb-2017 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

At the Palace, one of the most expensive residences in Taiwan’s capital, a uniformed attendant waits to greet visitors under an elaborate stone archway and swaying palm [...]
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Taiwan Plans To Restrict Cash Purchases In Criminal Crackdown

25-Feb-2017 Intellasia | Cointelegraph | 6:00 AM

Taiwan is becoming the latest country to launch a war on cash, banning its use for transactions involving real estate and ‘luxury’ goods. As Zerohedge reports [...]
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How to Stop China in the South China Sea

How to Stop China in the South China Sea

25-Feb-2017 Intellasia | Nationalreview | 6:00 AM

All eyes on Taiwan, America’s ‘unsinkable aircraft carrier’ China has once again raised the stakes in one of the world’s most fiercely contested [...]
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Taiwan jobless rate drops to lowest in 19 months

25-Feb-2017 Intellasia | Taiwannews | 6:00 AM

the 15-24 age group recorded the highest unemployment rate (12.01 percent), followed by the 25-29 age group (6.58 percent). Taiwan’s unemployment rate for January stood [...]
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Taiwan looks to export ‘convenience’ to emerging countries

24-Feb-2017 Intellasia | CNA | 6:00 AM

The smart systems that offer convenience to residents in Taiwan such as the electronic toll collection (ETC) system used on local freeways, could provide an excellent [...]
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Trump’s China Trade Threat Looms Large Over Taiwan Economy

24-Feb-2017 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Call it collateral damage. If Donald Trump delivers on threats to put punishing tariffs on Chinese goods, plenty of pain would be felt in Taiwan, a de facto US ally that [...]
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Mainland keeps eye on bird flu epidemic in Taiwan

24-Feb-2017 Intellasia | Ecns | 6:00 AM

A mainland official on Wednesday said that mainland inspection and quarantine departments were paying close attention to the outbreak of bird flu in Taiwan. At present, the [...]
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China calls landmark Taiwan protests part of Chinese liberation struggle

23-Feb-2017 Intellasia | CNA | 6:00 AM

China on Wednesday described landmark Taiwan protests against Nationalist troops in 1947 as part of China’s liberation struggle that Taiwan independence forces were [...]
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China defends deportation of Taiwan citizens as internationally accepted

23-Feb-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

China on Wednesday defended the deportation of Taiwan citizens involved in overseas telecom fraud cases to China as having won widespread international approval, after Taiwan [...]
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30 years in prison for Taiwan train bomber

23-Feb-2017 Intellasia | Taiwannews | 6:00 AM

A court sentenced a man to 30 years in prison Wednesday for detonating a self-made device on a train and injuring 25 people last year. Appeals against the Taipei District [...]
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Taiwan export orders grow for 6th month as world gears up for iPhone8

22-Feb-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Orders for Taiwan’s exports rose for a sixth straight month in January on strong global demand for hi-tech gadgets such as Apple Inc’s iPhones and Chinese [...]
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Taiwan’s Formosa Seeks US Permit for $9.4 Billion Investment

22-Feb-2017 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Formosa Plastics Group is seeking permission from the US state of Louisiana to invest $9.4 billion to build petrochemical plants. The Taiwanese chemicals producer is waiting [...]
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Taiwan and the Trumpian Uncertainty Principle

22-Feb-2017 Intellasia | The Atlantic | 6:00 AM

Core to Donald Trump’s appeal, both at home and abroad, is that he doesn’t seem to care how he’s supposed to behave. He certainly doesn’t fuss over [...]
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Taiwan’s export orders rise for six straight months

22-Feb-2017 Intellasia | Taiwan News | 6:00 AM

The MOEA is expecting steady, modest growth in the nation’s economy in the months ahead. Taiwan’s export orders increased year-on-year for the sixth consecutive [...]
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