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  1. News - China - TAIWAN

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

    Posted Sep 03rd 2014, 03:46pm

    ... they were mentally or physically incapable and were unable to resist,” the High Court said. “His crimes are severe.” The court imposed a sentence of 79 years and seven months. Lee was previously ...

  2. News - Asia - TAIWAN

    Taiwan stages live-fire exercises in hotly contested Spratly Island chain

    Posted Apr 23rd 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Taipei Taiwan stages live-fire exercises in Spratlys Taiwan's coastguard said yesterday that Taipei had staged a live-fire drill within a hotly contested ... China, Vietnam, Malaysia, the Philippines and Brunei- since long-range mortars and artillery were shifted to Taiping Island in August last year. The exercise took place in the middle ...

  3. News - China - TAIWAN

    Taiwan jails 13 military officials over conscript death

    Posted Mar 07th 2014, 07:59pm by Lawrence Chung

    ... said. Hung died of multiple organ failure on July 4 after being forced by his superiors to undergo solitary confinement and consecutive days of drill exercises at a military detention centre. ... evidence showing that when Hung was ordered to perform the exercises, he was already on the brink of exhaustion from heatstroke. Hung's family and Taiwanese rights groups called the sentences ...

  4. Property - Hong Kong & China - TAIWAN

    Fast-growing Taipei suburb offers low-price, low-density homes

    Posted Apr 01st 2014, 02:27pm by RALPH JENNING

    ... so many flats are being built here is that prices are lower and there's lots of space, which is good for exercise or sports," said Cheng Bo-jen, an assistant manager of a year-old ...

  5. News - China - TAIWAN

    Lack of interest holds back Taiwan's military recruitments

    Posted Dec 29th 2013, 05:04am by Lawrence Chung

    ... of drill exercises at a military detention centre. The incident prompted a protest outside the Presidential Office attended by tens of thousands of people, mainly parents concerned about ...

  6. News - China - TAIWAN

    Tens of thousands march in Taiwan against same-sex-marriage bill

    Posted Nov 30th 2013, 07:24pm by AFP

    ... Chien-hsun, head of the Control Yuan, a government watchdog that exercises the powers of impeachment, censure and audit, said the public, not parliament, should decide the matter. "I support ...

  7. News - China - TAIWAN

    Taiwan's military drills in disputed waters to step up pressure on Manila

    Posted May 14th 2013, 12:00am by Lawrence Chung

    ... Lawrence Chung in Taipei lawrence.chung@scmp.com Navy and coastguard to hold joint exercise on Thursday 'in waters south of Taiwan' to show island's resolve over ... a joint exercise on Thursday in "waters south of Taiwan" to show the island's determination to safeguard its fishermen operating in Taiwan's territorial waters. "The navy ...

  8. News - China - TAIWAN

    Taiwan defence minister quits over plagiarism after less than week in office

    Posted Aug 07th 2013, 10:16am by AP

    ... the resignation. Yang, 58, took office on Thursday after his predecessor resigned amid a furore over the death in early July of a 24-year-old army conscript forced to perform gruelling exercises in searing ...

  9. News - China - TAIWAN

    Speaker Wang Jin-pyng, the quiet man of Taiwan’s KMT

    Posted Sep 12th 2013, 12:00am by Minnie Chan

    ... in good physical shape. As a politician from the DPP's power base in southern Taiwan, Wang's personality helped him to make friends from opposition parties, including DPP lawmakers, who ...

  10. News - China - TAIWAN

    Ma Ying-jeou seeks to quiet doubts about Taiwan’s defence

    Posted Aug 23rd 2013, 04:30pm by Lawrence Chung

    ... before his scheduled discharge from his compulsory military service- while being held in a military jail for bringing a banned camera phone on base. Hung had reportedly been forced to exercise ...




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