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Taiwan Travel Act clears House Foreign Affairs Committee

14-Oct-2017 Intellasia | CNA | 6:00 AM

A bill to encourage visits between the United States and Taiwan at all levels passed the US House Committee on Foreign Affairs on Thursday. The legislation will now move on [...]
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Taiwan sells 5-year govt bonds at 0.72 pct yield cenbank

14-Oct-2017 Intellasia | Kitco.com | 6:00 AM

Taiwan auctioned T$25 billion ($829.10 million) in 5-year government bonds at a yield of 0.72 percent, the central bank said on Friday, below the forecasts in a Reuters poll [...]
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Heavy downpours forecast for northern, eastern Taiwan

14-Oct-2017 Intellasia | CNA | 6:00 AM

Heavy downpours can be expected in northern and eastern Taiwan Friday due to the combined effect of northeasterly winds and Tropical Storm Khanum, the Central Weather Bureau [...]
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Ex-Philippine vice president calls for close links with Taiwan

13-Oct-2017 Intellasia | CNA | 6:00 AM

Former Philippine vice President Teofisto T. Guingona, Jr. said Wednesday in a keynote speech during the Yushan Forum that Taiwan and the Philippines should work together for [...]
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Qualcomm fined $774 million for abusing monopoly on smartphone modems in Taiwan

13-Oct-2017 Intellasia | The Verge | 6:00 AM

Qualcomm has been hit with a nearly $774 million fine by Taiwan’s Fair Trade Commission, which said today that the chip maker abused its monopoly over smartphone modems [...]
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Taiwan’s tourism industry feels chill

12-Oct-2017 Intellasia | ECNS | 6:00 AM

The colored glaze art on display glimmers on the shelf at a souvenir shop at Sun Moon Lake in central Taiwan, but few tourists are around to appreciate it. “I have no [...]
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Taiwan to increase imports of beef from Paraguay

12-Oct-2017 Intellasia | CNA | 6:00 AM

Taiwan will increase its imports of beef from Paraguay to strengthen Taiwan-Paraguay trade relations, President Tsai Ing-wen (???) said Tuesday. Tsai made the remark when she [...]
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China’s former UN ambassador moved to Taiwan role

12-Oct-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

China’s former ambassador to the United Nations has taken up a new role as a deputy head of the country’s Taiwan policy-making body, the Taiwan Affairs Office, [...]
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Taiwan Takes Proactive Stance on Cryptocurrency, Set to Create ‘FinTech Sandbox’

12-Oct-2017 Intellasia | The Merkle | 6:00 AM

Taiwan will not regulate cryptocurrencies or initial coin offerings, following pro-Bitcoin Japan in fostering the growth of blockchain technology and encouraging economic [...]
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Taiwan should accelerate industrial upgrading: official

12-Oct-2017 Intellasia | CNA | 6:00 AM

Taiwan should further accelerate its industrial upgrading by increasing investment in research and development, and in its invention and innovation programmes, an official of [...]
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Taiwan leader: Protect regional stability amid China tension

11-Oct-2017 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Taiwan’s independence-leaning government will defend the self-governing island’s freedoms and democratic system amid heightened tensions with rival China, [...]
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Sri Lanka arrests two over hacking of Taiwan bank accounts

11-Oct-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Two people have been arrested in Sri Lanka for suspected money laundering from a Taiwanese bank whose computer system was hacked to enable illicit transactions abroad, police [...]
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Taiwan to send a CIB team to Sri Lanka to probe bank hacking case

11-Oct-2017 Intellasia | Colombo Page | 6:00 AM

Taiwan’s Criminal Investigation Bureau (CIB) is preparing to send a team of investigators to probe the cyber heist where hackers illegally transferred millions of US [...]
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Tsai to pledge to ‘better Taiwan’ in National Day speech

11-Oct-2017 Intellasia | CNA | 6:00 AM

President Tsai Ing-wen (???) will vow to safeguard Taiwan’s values of democracy and freedom and people’s way of life when she addresses the country on October 10 [...]
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Xinhua Insight: Taiwan’s tourist industry feels the chill from declining mainland visitors

11-Oct-2017 Intellasia | Xinhua | 6:00 AM

The colored glaze art on display glimmers on the shelf at a souvenir shop at Sun Moon Lake in central Taiwan, but few tourists are around to appreciate it. “I just have [...]
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