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  1. Rail Truck

    Posted Nov 04th 2010, 12:00am by Clarence Tsui

    ... to modern-day Taiwan, adds multiple layers to the narrative. The ride on that rail truck is just one of many things Atsushi (Kento Harada) experiences during his visit to the Taiwanese countryside, a trip undertaken so as to allow his Japanese mother, (Machiko Ono, below with Harada), to return the ashes of his recently deceased Taiwanese father to his parents. More than offering merely ...

  2. Democracy the best cure for Taiwanese ills

    Posted Dec 01st 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... That there have now been two important elections marred by assassination attempts casts a sad hue on the short history of Taiwanese democracy. Taiwan is often remarked upon for its ... the Taiwanese people are anxious about a far wider range of issues within their own society, which demand the attention of their president. During election time, the Taiwanese public guides its leaders ...

  3. Taiwanese tycoon still the darling of provincial officials

    Posted Aug 19th 2010, 12:00am by Shi Jiangtao

    ... Taiwanese tycoon Terry Gou appeared to have been in real trouble in recent weeks in his battle to keep the suicide scandals that haunt his Foxconn empire at bay. Gou received plenty ... to host his factories, which supply parts to technology giants Apple, Hewlett-Packard, Dell, Nokia and Sony. Gou, one of the richest men in Taiwan and chairman of Foxconn's Taiwanese parent ...

  4. Taiwanese colonel and agent suspected of spying for Beijing

    Posted Nov 03rd 2010, 12:00am by Lawrence Chung

    ... Lawrence Chung in Taipei Taiwanese authorities have arrested a military intelligence colonel and an agent from the island, on suspicion of spying for the mainland. Analysts said the case ... on Monday. The defence ministry said Lo had been arrested for leaking 'classified information to unauthorised personnel'. Taiwanese media reported that Lo had been recruited by a double ...

  5. Mainland charities to surpass HK, Taiwanese groups in 10 years

    Posted Nov 24th 2010, 12:00am by Minnie Chan

    ... Minnie Chan Charity work by NGOs on the mainland will surpass that by Hong Kong and Taiwanese organisations within 10 years, said one Taiwanese charity's founder and president ... Taiwanese Charity Fund to attend an award ceremony earlier in Hong Kong in praise of his contribution to cross-strait charity work. 'One thing I am very happy about is that I found mainland ...

  6. Pay-off for Taiwanese tycoon shut out of ATV

    Posted Sep 25th 2010, 12:00am by Vivienne Chow

    ... Vivienne Chow Wong Ching, the mainland property tycoon whose relative has taken over ATV, says he has written cheques worth more than HK$55 million to settle debts that Tsai Eng-meng, the Taiwanese snack tycoon shut out of the battle to control the struggling station, says it owes him. Speaking in public for the first time after his camp won control, Wong Ching said he had written ...

  7. China Strategic chief hits out at Taiwanese regulators

    Posted Sep 02nd 2010, 12:00am by Amanda Lee

    ... knowledge of the operations of international capital markets and of fund-raising exercises. He also questioned whether the Taiwanese regulators had followed 'standard protocol' when ... In July, Or and three other board members of a consortium on the bid were barred by the Taiwanese government from serving as directors of the company because they failed to provide documents ...

  8. Mainland firms brace for rush of Taiwanese rivals

    Posted Sep 06th 2010, 12:00am by Denise Tsang

    ... liberalising bilateral trade and investments in areas such as the financial and services sectors. As a result, economists and industry observers say, Taiwanese businesses are set to pour ... batch of investors to take advantage of the closer economic partnership arrangement, Hong Kong's free-trade pact with Beijing. The ECFA grants Taiwanese greater access ...

  9. Taiwanese joint venture to buy seven oil tankers

    Posted Sep 02nd 2010, 12:00am by Keith Wallis

    ... Keith Wallis in Shanghai An oil transport joint venture planned by three Taiwanese companies, including government-owned CPC Corp, will spend about US$700 million to buy seven tankers ... loans. Ong said Taiwanese banks would be favoured because they could offer favourable rates of about 100 basis points above the London interbank offered rate (Libor). European banks would offer ...

  10. Taiwanese bookseller looking at market site

    Posted Aug 31st 2010, 12:00am by Joyce Ng

    ... a cultural bookstore in Mong Kok, said he also had reservations about giving concessions to a Taiwanese chain. He said it is a constant battle for him to meet the monthly rental of more than ...




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