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  1. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Next in cross-strait dialogue: Taiwan's status?

    Posted Oct 22nd 2013, 08:00pm by Frank Ching

    ... Frank Ching Frank Ching says both Beijing and Taipei now appear ready to broach political dialogue, with no less than the island's status at stake New territory After five years ... offices on both sides of the Taiwan Strait, which is now under consideration, would be of great political significance. "The nature of the cross-strait representative offices ...

  2. News - World - EGYPT

    Super Sisi's cult status takes off with video game

    Posted Apr 14th 2014, 05:15am by The Guardian

    ... The Guardian Super Sisi's cult status takes off with video game On Egyptian streets Abdel Fatah al-Sisi- the field marshal who ousted former president Mohamed Morsi last summer- reached superhuman status months ago. Now the digital world has caught up: developers have released a Sisi-themed arcade-style game for Android smartphones, billing the strongman as an Egyptian ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - TRAVEL

    Residents upset US visa-free status continues to evade HK

    Posted Oct 04th 2012, 12:00am by Christy Choi

    ... Christy Choi christy.choi@scmp.com Residents unhappy over US move to grant Taiwan visa-free status while denying HK the same right despite years of lobbying Upset over no U.S. visa waiver ... status." Vuylsteke said Hong Kong as a special administrative region of China was a special case. "Of course, Taiwan is not a one-on-one equivalent. It has a different kind of status ...

  4. News - China - TAIWAN

    More than 150 injured as police evict student protesters from Taiwan parliament

    Posted Mar 24th 2014, 05:02am by Lawrence Chung, AP, AFP, Reuters

    ... with batons and water cannon waded in to break up a protest over a trade pact with China at Taiwan's parliament in the early hours of Monday. Seven waves of police brandishing riot shields ... they treat us like a rioter? We are just plain students," said a soaking wet and weeping Huang Pei-feng, a sophomore of National Taiwan University, who was among those who faced the water canon. ...

  5. News - China - TAIWAN

    President Ma Ying-jeou, protesters agree talks over Taiwan political crisis

    Posted Mar 25th 2014, 04:26pm by Lawrence Chung

    ... Lawrence Chung lawrence.chung@scmp.com Taiwan's leader hopes meeting can resolve row over trade pact with mainland Ma, students agree to talks over parliament stand-off Taiwanese ... more than 100 people were injured when police used water cannon to clear 2,000 protesters who had also stormed a government building nearby. Watch: Taiwan riot police dislodge protesters ...

  6. News - China

    Dead Taiwan songstress returns for 'virtual' show

    Posted Sep 07th 2013, 12:02pm by Associated Press in Taiwan

    ... Associated Press in Taiwan Pop diva Teresa Teng may not exactly have come back from the dead to perform in a widely hyped concert in her native Taiwan, but a computer generated likeness of the legendary singer sure left that impression among many of the 15,000 fans packing a Taipei arena. Teng “appeared” onstage on Friday night with local crooner and movie actor Jay Chou to perform three ...

  7. Even fewer nations vote for Taiwan in 12th bid to join UN

    Posted Sep 17th 2004, 12:00am by Jacky Hsu

    ... condemned Taiwan's UN bid as a political ploy aimed at creating an independent Taiwan. 'The Taiwanese authorities should stop such political tricks and return to the one-China ... Jacky Hsu in Taipei Taipei yesterday expressed regret over the UN refusal to include the island's bid for membership on the General Assembly agenda- the 12th time in a row Taiwan has ...

  8. News - China

    Taiwan executes 6 in 1st executions since last year

    Posted Dec 22nd 2012, 03:05pm by Associated Press in Taipei

    ... Taiwan has executed six murderers, the island’s first use of the death penalty in nearly two years. A Justice Ministry statement says the executions were carried out late Friday, a day ... in Taiwan were in March last year, when five men were put to death. The island now has 55 inmates on death row. Authorities have been stalling executions amid growing pressure by local ...

  9. News - China Digest

    The Post's daily China news-round-up- April 15, 2014

    Posted Apr 15th 2014, 08:09am

    ... a balance between not supporting the independence of Ukraine's eastern region and avoiding isolating Moscow with the West," writes the paper ahead of Sergey Lavrov's visit. Taiwan cuts bank order for US warships because of tight budget |Source: Wall Street Journal Despite China's growing military clout in the region, Taiwan reduced an order for secondhand warships ...

  10. News - China

    Heavy rain forecast for Taiwan as typhoon nears

    Posted Jul 12th 2013, 10:56am by Associated Press in Taipei, Taiwan

    ... Taiwan is alerting residents that an approaching typhoon is threatening to bring strong winds and heavy rains to the island. The Central Weather Bureau says Typhoon Soulik was at sea ... Taiwan and torrential rains for the south later in the day. The government said schools and offices will be closed in the afternoon. It said hundreds of soldiers have moved to low-lying ...




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