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  1. News - China - TAIWAN

    Taiwan goes to the polls for 'biggest-ever' local elections

    Posted Nov 29th 2014, 03:45am by Lawrence Chung

    ... and observers said it would be almost impossible for the KMT to retain control of all 15 of the 22 cities and counties it now holds. Analysts tipped the DPP to add to the six cities and counties ... University professor Shih Cheng-feng said. But Taichung Mayor Jason Hu Chih-chiang said he was confident he would hold on for a fourth term. The KMT controls three other municipalities- Taipei, New ...

  2. News - China - TAIWAN

    Taiwan mayoral challengers take fight for votes to KMT strongholds

    Posted Oct 25th 2014, 03:48am by Lawrence Chung

    ... and Taichung cities, key constituencies in the 2016 presidential election. Of the six special municipalities, the KMT holds Taipei, New Taipei and Taoyuan in the north and Taichung in central Taiwan, ... at Chinese Culture University. A Taiwan Indicators Survey Research poll showed Hu with 29.8 per cent support, behind Lin's 32.2 per cent. In Taoyuan, the KMT is predicted to continue to hold ...

  3. News - China - TAIWAN

    Taiwan considers permanent armed ships to patrol disputed Spratly island

    Posted Oct 16th 2014, 01:39pm by Reuters in Taipei

    ... Reuters in Taipei Taipei announces it is considering deploying armed naval vessels to South China Sea island it calls Itu Aba, also known as Tai Ping, in move likely to irritate other claimants in the region Taiwan is considering stationing armed vessels permanently on a disputed South China Sea island, officials said, a move bound to renew friction in a region claimed almost ...

  4. News - China - TAIWAN

    Taiwanese playboy Justin Lee to appeal 80-year sentence for multiple rapes

    Posted Sep 03rd 2014, 03:46pm

    ... of a wealthy businessman formerly on the board of the financial group Yuanta Holdings, brought the victims who were often drunk from night clubs or bars to his apartment. There, it said, he sexually ... post as a director at Yuanta Holdings after the charges against his son were announced in 2012. ...

  5. News - China - TAIWAN

    Taiwanese playboy Justin Lee handed 80-year prison term for rape

    Posted Sep 02nd 2014, 05:15pm by Lawrence Chung

    ... Financial Holding board member Lee Yue-chang, only needs to serve 30 years behind bars as it is the maximum punishment for these charges by law, court officials said. ”The defendant was found guilty ...

  6. News - China - TAIWAN

    Taiwan's cabinet accepts minister's resignation over Kaohsiung gas blasts

    Posted Aug 11th 2014, 05:27am by Reuters

    ... to ease political gridlock in the aftermath of gas explosions that killed 30 people and injured more than 300. Dr Chang Chia-juch, who took up his post in February last year, submitted his resignation late on Thursday after a series of gas blasts ripped through several city blocks in Kaohsiung, Taiwan's second largest city, late on July 31. The Executive Yuan, or cabinet, said ...

  7. News - China - TAIWAN

    Economy minister Chang Chia-juch offers to quit over deadly Kaohsiung gas blasts

    Posted Aug 09th 2014, 04:15am by Bloomberg and Keira Lu Huang

    ... Bloomberg and Keira Lu Huang Economy minister offers to resign over gas blasts Taiwan's economy minister, Dr Chang Chia-juch, has offered his resignation, taking responsibility for gas explosions in southern Taiwan's Kaohsiung city last week that killed at least 30 people. According to a statement on the Ministry of Economic Affairs' website, Chang said he ...

  8. News - China - TAIWAN

    Kaohsiung evacuates residents over fresh gas leak at blast site

    Posted Aug 08th 2014, 02:02pm by Agence France-Presse in Taipei

    ... Agence France-Presse in Taipei Taiwanese authorities seal off two roads after a new gas leak is detected in the area where 30 people lost their lives in devastating explosions last week Authorities in Taiwan’s second largest city on Friday sealed off two streets and evacuated residents over a fresh gas leak at the same site of last week’s fatal explosions. The massive gas blasts ...

  9. News - China - TAIWAN

    Taiwan investigators raid offices of Kaohsiung gas blast companies

    Posted Aug 06th 2014, 05:04am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Taipei Investigators raid offices of gas blast companies The authorities in Taiwan raided the offices of two firms linked to massive gas explosions that killed 30 ... of LCY Chemical Corporation, a company allegedly responsible for the deadly explosions last Thursday that also injured more than 300 people. They also raided China General Terminal Distribution ...

  10. News - China - TAIWAN

    Roads evacuated amid fears of further gas blasts in Kaohsiung

    Posted Aug 04th 2014, 04:23am by Ada Lee

    ... gas companies in the city to establish the location of all underground pipelines. Thirty tonnes of propylene were disposed of by China Petrochemical Development Corporation, the head ... Ada Lee in Kaohsiung ada.lee@scmp.com Fears of further gas blasts in Kaohsiung Rescue workers and residents at a blast-hit site in Kaohsiung were evacuated last night after the detection ...




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