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Taiwan, not China, is its own worst enemy

26-Apr-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Taiwan faces a bigger threat than Chinese invasion: its own economic mismanagement. President Tsai Ing-wen has outlined plans to bolster growth, including a $29 billion [...]
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Majority believe gov’t stance on detained activist: too soft?: poll

26-Apr-2017 Intellasia | China Post | 6:00 AM

Most have found the government’s handling of activist Li Ming-che detention in China to be “too soft” according to poll results publicized today. According [...]
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Taiwan employers raise bonuses as economy recovers

26-Apr-2017 Intellasia | China Post | 6:00 AM

The average annual bonus paid by employers in Taiwan prior to the last Lunar New Year holiday was higher than in the previous payment period, as the economy showed signs of [...]
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Taiwan unemployment rates in March drop to record low in 21 months

26-Apr-2017 Intellasia | Taiwan News | 6:00 AM

Taiwan job market outlook stable as unemployment rates fall to 3.78 percent in March 2017 Taiwan’s unemployment rate dropped its the lowest point in 21 consecutive [...]
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Favorite foreign place for Thais to work and travel: Taiwan

26-Apr-2017 Intellasia | Taiwan News | 6:00 AM

Taiwan is the first choice of the Thai people when it comes to working abroad, accounting for about half of Thailand?s migrant workers, according to statistics of Thailand [...]
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Taiwan Fights to Attend International Forums in 2017, Despite Beijing?s Interference

26-Apr-2017 Intellasia | International | 6:00 AM

Amid continued pressure from Beijing, Taiwan looks set to continue to receive the cold shoulder at a range of international events this year. Despite efforts by the Taiwanese [...]
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Taiwan: Stocks rise, taking cues from overseas markets

26-Apr-2017 Intellasia | Business Times | 6:00 AM

Taiwan stocks rose on Tuesday, mainly taking cues from overseas markets, but continued their choppy trading as investors await fresh economic data. The main Taiex index was [...]
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Taiwan stocks weak on mixed trading in tech shares, rangebound

25-Apr-2017 Intellasia | Reuetrs | 6:00 AM

Taiwan stocks fell on Monday on mixed trading in heavyweight technology shares, giving the index more time to consolidate in its recent range. The main TAIEX index fell 0.3 [...]
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Chiang Kai-shek statue beheaded in Taiwan in latest incident

25-Apr-2017 Intellasia | Asahi | 6:00 AM

A statue of Taiwan’s first president, Chiang Kai-shek, was found decapitated on the outskirts of Taipei on the morning of April 22, the latest in a string of vandalism [...]
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Taiwan’s FDA probes six new farms for dioxin-tainted eggs

25-Apr-2017 Intellasia | Taiwan News | 6:00 AM

Food and Drug Administration in Taiwan investigates six other farms for potential dioxin laced eggs Taiwan’s Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is investigating six [...]
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Vietnam hoping for rise in Taiwanese investment: envoy

25-Apr-2017 Intellasia | Taipei Times | 6:00 AM

The Vietnamese government hopes that Taiwan’s “new southbound policy” will increase Taiwanese investments in the nation as it boosts infrastructure [...]
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Cities, counties in Taiwan clean up rivers, beaches on Earth Day

25-Apr-2017 Intellasia | Taiwan News | 6:00 AM

Braving damp and cold weather conditions, people in cities and counties around Taiwan held clean-up activities on Earth Day on Saturday. In Taipei, 1,000 people helped clean [...]
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First-phase water rationing in northern Taiwan may be lifted: WRA

25-Apr-2017 Intellasia | CNA | 6:00 AM

The Water Resources Agency (WRA) will meet Friday to decide whether to lift first-stage water rationing measures imposed in northern Taiwan following the heavy rainfall that [...]
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Taiwan’s ‘hacker minister’ reshaping digital democracy

25-Apr-2017 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Taiwan’s “digital minister” Audrey Tang, a computer prodigy and entrepreneur who taught herself programming at age 8, says she’s a “civic [...]
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Cross-Strait Tension Will Increase If Taiwan Buys New Weapons

25-Apr-2017 Intellasia | National Interest | 6:00 AM

Since the inauguration of Tsai Ing-wen as president of Taiwan in May 2016, cross-Strait relations between Taiwan and China have been deteriorating at an alarming rate. The [...]
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