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  1. Lifestyle - Family & Education - TAIWAN

    Career first, children later: Taiwanese women put their eggs on ice

    Posted Aug 27th 2013, 05:07pm

    ... Reuters in Hsinchu Women in Taiwan are increasingly opting to freeze their eggs at fertility clinics as they postpone marriage and motherhood Caught between traditional expectations and career pressures, working women in Taiwan are increasingly opting to ...

  2. News - China - TAIWAN

    Taiwan ex-PM Frank Hsieh plans ‘ice-breaking’ Beijing visit

    Posted Oct 01st 2012, 04:45pm by Agence France-Presse in Taipei

    ... Agence France-Presse in Taipei Former Taiwan premier Frank Hsieh on Monday announced plans to visit the mainland, a trip that would make him the most senior politician from the Beijing-sceptic opposition party to make such a visit. The trip, described by local media as “ice-breaking”, came amid debate in the party about whether to change its Beijing policy. Hsieh, who ...

  3. News - China - TAIWAN

    Taipei Zoo's newest panda cub debuts to thousands of adoring fans

    Posted Jan 06th 2014, 03:43pm by DARREN WEE

    ... is a sea of people," one Weibo user wrote at the attraction. "Yuan Zai's popularity in Taipei is so high that all of Taipei Zoo and even Taipei's streets, newspapers ...

  4. News - China - TAIWAN

    Taiwan and Japan to sign more agreements after fishing pact

    Posted Nov 03rd 2013, 08:48pm by Agence France-Presse in Taipei

    ... fishing rights in disputed East China Sea waters, officials said. The five agreements to be signed also include pharmaceutical codes, railway cooperation and maritime and airborne search ... off East China Sea islands controlled by Tokyo as the Senkakus but claimed by China and Taiwan as the Diaoyus. Taiwanese government officials hailed the fishing pact as a milestone in ties ...

  5. News - China Insider - TAIWAN

    Taiwanese family who committed the 'perfect insurance scam' has cover blown

    Posted Oct 28th 2013, 06:03pm by Jeremy Blum

    ... According to investigators cited by Taipei Times, Hsu and his wife parked their car along Yilan’s Binhai Coast Road. They then exited their vehicle and pushed it off a cliff near the sea, driving ... Insurance, one of the largest insurers in Taiwan. Hsu’s children claimed that their parents had died in an accident and that their bodies had been lost at sea. In reality, Hsu and Yan hid in Taipei ...

  6. News - China - TAIWAN

    Taiwan's all-volunteer military could leave garrisons short

    Posted Mar 06th 2013, 12:00am by Lawrence Chung

    ... Lawrence Chung in Taipei lawrence.chung@scmp.com All-volunteer military could leave garrisons short As tensions mount in the disputed South China Sea, Taiwan might find it has no garrisons on two of its sensitive outposts in the region next year, a Taiwanese lawmaker warned yesterday. Kuomintang legislator Lin Yu-fang said the embarrassing situation was due mainly to Taiwan's ...

  7. News - China - TAIWAN

    Taiwan to buy two warships from US

    Posted Nov 05th 2012, 01:16pm by AFP

    ... Beijing put its first aircraft carrier into service in September this year amid escalating tensions over Tokyo-controlled islands in the East China Sea, which Taiwan also claims. ...

  8. News - China - TAIWAN

    Taiwan stages military drill as Philippines row continues

    Posted May 16th 2013, 07:04pm by AFP

    ... the fisherman’s death. “I do hope they (the Philippines) will understand they have to be responsible in the international community. Shooting unarmed and innocent people in the open seas is not an act ... rejected an initial apology on Wednesday by the Philippines’ de-facto ambassador. Maritime tensions are already high over rival claims in the South China Sea, adjacent to where last Thursday’s ...

  9. News - China - TAIWAN

    Taiwan sanctions Philippines despite Aquino apology

    Posted May 15th 2013, 10:10am by AFP

    ... aimed at defending its fishermen in waters near a Philippine island. Maritime tensions are already high over rival claims in the South China Sea, adjacent to where last Thursday’s shooting took ... involving Japan and China in disputed East China Sea waters. Analysts said Ma cannot afford to look soft while his approval ratings are low, and his government is apparently also trying to show ...

  10. 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 island chain in the South China Sea, in a move that risks stoking regional tensions. More than 2,000 rounds of ammunition were fired by garrison forces on Taiwan-administered Taiping, the largest ...




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