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Taiwan stands up to China with World War II military parade

Taiwan stands up to China with World War II military parade

07-Jul-2015 Intellasia | AP | 7:28 AM

Taiwanmarched out thousands of troops and displayed its most modern military hardware Saturday to spotlight an old but often forgotten claim that its forces, not the Chinese [...]
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Taiwan stands up to China with World War II military parade

07-Jul-2015 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Taiwan marched out thousands of troops and displayed its most modern military hardware Saturday to spotlight an old but often forgotten claim that its forces, not the Chinese [...]
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Veterans gather as Taiwan marks 70 years since Japan’s WWII defeat

07-Jul-2015 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

War veterans gathered Saturday for Taiwan’s first military parade to mark the 70th anniversary of the defeat of Japan in World War II, as the island vies with China [...]
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Experts say Greek vote’s effect on Taiwan ‘limited’

07-Jul-2015 Intellasia | China Post | 6:00 AM

Greece’s referendum on its debt issue can only wield short-term impacts on Taiwan, and Europeans stocks may rebound when the referendum is over, said executives of [...]
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Japan Red Cross donates 210,000 square cm of artificial skin to Taiwan

07-Jul-2015 Intellasia | CNA | 6:00 AM

The Japanese Red Cross Society has donated a shipment of 2,730 pieces of artificial skin measuring over 210,000 square centimeters and worth NT$23.06 million (US$746,520) to [...]
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Taiwan water park blast claims third victim

07-Jul-2015 Intellasia | CNA | 6:00 AM

A 20-year-old male has succumbed to his injuries after suffering 50 per cent burns from a fireball that injured nearly 500 people at a Taiwan “colour party”. A [...]
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UPDATE 1-Taiwan aims to set up first US dollar bond exchange

07-Jul-2015 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Taiwan is aiming to set up its first exchange to list US dollar-denominated bonds issued by foreign firms, in its latest effort to boost its capital markets and keep in line [...]
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Far EasTone, Morgan Stanley Group Near $2.3 Billion Cable TV Deal in Taiwan

07-Jul-2015 Intellasia | WSJ | 6:00 AM

Deal would be a step in consolidating Taiwan’s telecommunications industry A consortium of investors led by Far EasTone Telecommunications Co. and Morgan [...]
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Bank of Taiwan opens sub-branch in Shanghai

06-Jul-2015 Intellasia | CNA | 6:00 AM

Bank of Taiwan (??), the largest lender in Taiwan, opened a sub-branch of the bank’s Shanghai branch in the city’s Jiading District Friday to extend the reach of [...]
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Taiwan shares come under pressure in mid-morning session

06-Jul-2015 Intellasia | CNA | 6:00 AM

Taiwan shares dropped sharply in Friday’s mid-morning session, led by large-cap stocks across the board amid lingering concerns over the debt problems in Greece, as [...]
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Taiwan stocks lower at close of trade; Taiwan Weighted down 0.22pct

06-Jul-2015 Intellasia | Investing | 6:00 AM

Taiwan stocks were lower after the close on Friday, as losses in the, Oil, Gas & Electricity and Auto sectors led shares lower. At the close in Taiwan, the Taiwan [...]
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Taiwan shares end at 9358.23 despite a late rally, but turnover thin

06-Jul-2015 Intellasia | China Post | 6:00 AM

Shares in Taiwan recovered most of their early losses Friday as bargain hunters turned active after seeing the market’s benchmark index fall below the 9,300-point mark, [...]
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Taiwan gay rights group postpones march in sympathy for burn patients

06-Jul-2015 Intellasia | Wantchinatimes | 6:00 AM

A gay rights group in Taiwan announced Thursday that it will put off a planned march by one week until July 11 out of sympathy for the victims of a fiery explosion in New [...]
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Rising Sun emblem removed from Taiwan fighter jets after Tokyo protests

06-Jul-2015 Intellasia | Japan Times | 6:00 AM

Rising Sun flag emblems on two of Taiwan’s fighter jets, representing Japanese aircraft shot down during the war, have been removed before the aircraft go on display [...]
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President stresses importance of proper title in Taiwan’s AIIB bid

06-Jul-2015 Intellasia | Focustaiwan | 6:00 AM

President Ma Ying-jeou (???) reiterated on Friday that the name Taiwan can use to join the China-led Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) is at the heart of whether it [...]
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