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Dean’s lawyer challenges Taiwan’s legal status at extradition trial

11-Jan-2014 Intellasia | Focustaiwan | 6:00 AM

London, January 8 (CNA) The first day of British national Zain Dean’s extradition trial in Edinburgh Wednesday was marked with defense arguments against sending him [...]
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Taiwan’s Pegatron may get half iPhone 6 orders

11-Jan-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Taiwan’s Pegatron Corp, an assembler of Apple’s iPhone 5C, is expected to win half of the orders from the US tech giant for its next smartphone model, a report [...]
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Taiwan rejects Chinese fishing rules for South China Sea

11-Jan-2014 Intellasia | SMH | 6:00 AM

Taiwan said on Thursday it has rejected China’s fishing rules requiring foreign vessels to seek permission from China before entering waters near its southern shores [...]
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Dean’s lawyer challenges Taiwan’s legal status at extradition trial

11-Jan-2014 Intellasia | Focustaiwan | 6:00 AM

London, January 8 (CNA) The first day of British national Zain Dean’s extradition trial in Edinburgh Wednesday was marked with defense arguments against sending him [...]
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Taiwan set for year of leadership battles in its two major parties

11-Jan-2014 Intellasia | SCMP | 6:00 AM

Everything points to the year ahead being a time of turbulence and power shifts in Taiwanese politics. A major reshuffle is on the cards at both central and local government [...]
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Taiwan must join TPP and RECP in 2014: President Ma

11-Jan-2014 Intellasia | Chinapost | 6:00 AM

President Ma Ying-jeou yesterday said that Taiwan must work hard to join the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) and Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RECP) this year [...]
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80pct of American businesses back Taiwan’s bid to join TPP: survey

11-Jan-2014 Intellasia | Chinapost | 6:00 AM

Some 80 percent of American business leaders in Taiwan support the government’s intention to join the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), a proposed US-led Pacific free [...]
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Taiwan unveils 15-year Navy upgrade plan

11-Jan-2014 Intellasia | Focustaiwan | 6:00 AM

Taipei, January 9 (CNA) The Navy Command Headquarters unveiled a 15-year upgrade plan for Taiwan’s naval forces Thursday, under which the weapons systems of the [...]
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Taiwan pro-independence party relaxes opposition to cross-strait exchanges

11-Jan-2014 Intellasia | Globalpost | 6:00 AM

Taiwan’s main opposition Democratic Progressive Party, which has long championed Taiwanese independence, decided Thursday to relax its opposition to various forms of [...]
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Salvadoran ex-president admits Taiwan payments

10-Jan-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Salvadoran ex-president Francisco Flores admitted to a congressional panel Tuesday that he had received checks worth millions of dollars from Taiwan but denied the funds were [...]
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Tentative steps towards ‘urgently needed’ EU-Taiwan trade deal

10-Jan-2014 Intellasia | Euronews | 6:00 AM

Taiwan is looking to boost trade with the European Union – and economists say given the bleak state of Europe’s economy, the EU also needs an agreement as it has [...]
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Taiwan receives US missiles

10-Jan-2014 Intellasia | ABC | 6:00 AM

A senior official says Taiwan has received the first batch of anti-ship missiles which it ordered from the United States for its submarines, strengthening their attack [...]
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Taiwan world’s 3rd best investment location: BERI

10-Jan-2014 Intellasia | Chinapost | 6:00 AM

Taiwan has maintained its status as the world’s third best investment destination in the latest US Business Environment Risk Intelligence (BERI) report, the Ministry of [...]
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Obama praises Taiwan’s record on non-proliferation

10-Jan-2014 Intellasia | Focustaiwan | 6:00 AM

Washington, January 7 (CNA) US President Barack Obama praised Taiwan as having a reliable record on nuclear nonproliferation as he urged Congress to approve a bilateral [...]
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Taiwan to promote free economic zone, joining free trade blocs

10-Jan-2014 Intellasia | Focustaiwan | 6:00 AM

Taipei, January 8 (CNA) President Ma Ying-jeou said Wednesday that Taiwan will continue to push for the establishment of a free economic pilot zone and promote efforts to [...]
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