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Taiwan’s ease for tourists praised

04-Mar-2014 Intellasia | Eturbonews | 6:00 AM

A US-based pop culture travel guide, Jaunted, said last week that Taiwan is one of the easiest options for travellers to Southeast Asia, based on three major advantages. [...]
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Taiwan and China: A Ticking Clock

04-Mar-2014 Intellasia | Nationalinterest | 6:00 AM

With all the bad news coming out of East Asia thanks to China’s assertive actions in the South China Sea and East China Sea, the recent meeting between representatives [...]
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Coast Guard vows to protect fishermen in waters north of Taiwan

04-Mar-2014 Intellasia | Focustaiwan | 6:00 AM

The Coast Guard Administration (CGA) has pledged that it will do whatever it can to protect Taiwanese fishing boats operating in East China Sea waters north of Taiwan. [...]
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Think tank experts dispute Chinese scholar’s views on Taiwan

04-Mar-2014 Intellasia | Focustaiwan | 6:00 AM

Two local think tank researchers have disputed the views of Justin Yifu Lin, former chief economist and senior vice president of the World Bank, that Taiwan’s economy [...]
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Tibetans in Taiwan resume celebrating ‘Losar’

04-Mar-2014 Intellasia | Taipeitimes | 6:00 AM

Singing the Tibetan national anthem while performing religious rituals to pay respect to the exiled Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama, Tibetans in Taiwan yesterday [...]
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Japanese students in Taiwan to hold memorial for quake victims

04-Mar-2014 Intellasia | Focustaiwan | 6:00 AM

A group of Japanese students in Taiwan will commemorate the third anniversary of the devastating March 11, 2011 Tohoku earthquake and ensuing tsunami in northeastern Japan. [...]
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ROC’s East China Sea sovereignty never compromised: scholars

04-Mar-2014 Intellasia | Focustaiwan | 6:00 AM

A recent drill held jointly by Taiwan’s Coast Guard and military in contentious waters of the East China Sea is an indication that the country has never compromised on [...]
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Taiwan official manufacturing PMI falls to 50.3

04-Mar-2014 Intellasia | Marketwatch | 6:00 AM

Taiwan’s official manufacturing Purchasing managers’ Index fell to 50.3 in February from 54.1 in January mostly on lower production because of the Lunar New Year [...]
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Aerotropolis project will make or break Taiwan: minister

03-Mar-2014 Intellasia | Chinapost | 6:00 AM

Transportation minister Yeh Kuang-shih during a radio interview yesterday said that the Taoyuan Aerotropolis Project is the most important project of the next 40 or 50 years, [...]
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Taiwan’s labour conditions criticised in US human rights report

03-Mar-2014 Intellasia | Focustaiwan | 6:00 AM

In addition to continued concerns over official corruption in Taiwan, the exploitation of migrant labourers last year ranked among the US State Department’s top [...]
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Talk of the Day – Taiwan: 1 of 4 offshore markets for Chinese yuan

03-Mar-2014 Intellasia | Focustaiwan | 6:00 AM

Encouraged by a reported increase of Chinese yuan deposits to 200 billion yuan (US$32.5 billion) as of January, Premier Jiang Yi-huah has begun pushing for Taiwan to relax [...]
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China and Taiwan are slowly drawing closer, one shared weather report at a time

03-Mar-2014 Intellasia | QZ | 6:00 AM

This week, Chinese and Taiwanese officials met at a hotel in Taipei where they exchanged landscape paintings and agreed to share information on weather and earthquake [...]
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Mainland delegation, Taiwan sign huge agricultural deals

03-Mar-2014 Intellasia | Xinhua | 6:00 AM

A delegation from south China’s Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region left Taiwan on Wednesday after reaching six investment agreements worth 2 billion yuan (330 million US [...]
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Taiwan Engineers Around Export Restrictions and Winds Up with a Better Satellite

03-Mar-2014 Intellasia | Spectrum Ieee | 6:00 AM

Since it launched its first satellite in 1999, Taiwan has been operating at a disadvantage. It’s had to maneuver through a thicket of export restrictions from European [...]
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Taiwan, China sign two more agreements

Taiwan, China sign two more agreements

01-Mar-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Taiwan and China signed agreements on meteorology and earthquake monitoring Thursday, in yet another sign of improving ties between the former rivals. The pacts brought to 21 [...]
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