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Former activist Chen Chu battles to revive Taiwan port city

29-Jan-2014 Intellasia | Financial Times | 6:00 AM

As a young democracy activist, Chen Chu was thrown into jail for opposing the military dictatorship that ruled Taiwan until the 1980s. Decades later, a more matronly Ms Chen [...]
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First Chinese-Taiwan government Meeting Set, Daily Reports

29-Jan-2014 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

China and Taiwan officials set a date for talks next month, the United Daily News reported today, paving the way for the first official government-to-government meetings [...]
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Taiwan’s Military Scouts Recruits at Game Expo

29-Jan-2014 Intellasia | Kotaku | 6:00 AM

The Taipei Game Show, that “other” TGS, is like every other video game show out there. Lots of pretty people, lots of gamers, and games games games galore. [...]
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Taiwan steps up security after truck breach

29-Jan-2014 Intellasia | UPI | 6:00 AM

Taiwan stepped up security at its presidential office and the surrounding area after a driver rammed a 35-tonne truck into the building’s main gate. The state-run [...]
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Taiwan’s exports to regain momentum in Q2

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

Despite a high likelihood that Taiwan’s exports will regain momentum in the second quarter of this year, some local economists predict that Taiwan’s exports will [...]
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Taiwan’s new ambassador to Haiti to assume duties in February

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

Taipei, January 26 (CNA) Taiwan’s new ambassador to Haiti, Peter Hwang, will formally assume his duties in the Caribbean country early next month. Hwang, who served as [...]
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Taiwan’s AU Optronics in black for three quarters

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

Taiwan’s flat-panel maker AU Optronics Corp said Monday it had posted a profit for three quarters in succession thanks to robust demand for high-priced screens, [...]
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Taiwan strengthens barriers after attack on presidential office

28-Jan-2014 Intellasia | Channelnewsasia | 6:00 AM

Taiwanese authorities on Sunday strengthened barriers around the presidential office after a truck was rammed into the tightly guarded premises in an attempted suicide [...]
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Burkina Faso president lauds ties with Taiwan

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

Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso January 26 (CNA) Burkina Faso President Blaise Compaore lauded ties between his country and the Republic of China Saturday during a meeting with his [...]
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Taiwan president arrives in Honduras

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

Tegucigalpa, January 26 (CNA) President Ma Ying-jeou arrived in Honduras Sunday morning where he will attend the inauguration of Honduran President-elect Juan Orlando [...]
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Taiwan plotting 5G blueprint to stay competitive

28-Jan-2014 Intellasia | ZDNet | 6:00 AM

Taiwan is setting up a governing body to map out the island’s development of 5G mobile networks, according to Xinhua News. This should be done as soon as possilbe to [...]
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Taiwan Dollar Forwards Touch 2-Year Low in Emerging-Market Rout

28-Jan-2014 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Taiwan dollar forwards dropped to a two-year low on concern a selloff in emerging-market currencies will deepen as the Federal Reserve reviews its stimulus. Most [...]
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Mild weather forecast during Lunar New Year

28-Jan-2014 Intellasia | Focus Taiwan | 6:00 AM

The Lunar New Year holiday in Taiwan is likely to be relatively warm and dry, with average temperatures of around 20 degrees Celsius islandwide, the Central Weather Bureau [...]
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Truck rams into Taiwan president’s office

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

Taiwan stepped up security measures Saturday after a driver rammed a huge truck through a bullet-proof screen and into the main gate of the presidential office, apparently [...]
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Taiwan Seeks Dominance In 3D Printing. Will Its Plan Stand Up?

28-Jan-2014 Intellasia | Forbes | 6:00 AM

Taiwan, the world’s high-tech contractor since the 1980s, wants to lead the next consumer electronics trend instead of designing it for someone else. That shift would [...]
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