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  1. 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 ...

  2. News - China - TAIWAN

    Taipei seeks US help to build advanced submarines

    Posted Oct 08th 2014, 04:39am by Lawrence Chung, Minnie Chan

    ... Chiu as saying. Chiu, who led a delegation to the conference, said the mainland's aggressive military build-up in the air and at sea was a serious threat to Taiwan. Sales of submarines ...

  3. News - China - TAIWAN

    Recycled cooking oil of supplier caught up in Taiwan food scandal passes government test

    Posted Sep 08th 2014, 04:37pm by Lawrence Chung in Taipei lawrence.chung@scmp.com

    ... are Dah Chong Hong, Synergy Foods, Angliss Hong Kong Food Service and Urban Food. ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - TAIWAN

    Gas explosion like in Taiwan unlikely here, Hong Kong experts say

    Posted Aug 02nd 2014, 03:38am by CHEUNG CHI-FAI

    ... of the Electrical and Mechanical Services Department, said that in Hong Kong, petrochemical products were not transported via underground pipelines through urban areas. "What we have in the gas pipes ...

  5. Property - Hong Kong & China - TAIWAN

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

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

    ... to pull in refugees from Taipei's high home prices long before build-out, testing the attraction of what government planners have described as a model for Taiwan's urban development. ... Danhai New Township, which could grow from 16,000 people to 340,000 by 2041. It appeals to Taipei dwellers because of the lower home prices and the escape it offers from urban density. "Why ...

  6. News - China - TAIWAN

    Taiwan's air hub plans take flight as better mainland China ties bring in more tourists

    Posted Feb 24th 2014, 03:45am by AFP

    ... to take off from the drawing board after the interior ministry recently gave the nod to its urban development plans. "The approval … marks a major step forward in the development ...

  7. News - China - TAIWAN

    Ma Ying-jeou vows to kick-start Taiwanese economy in new year

    Posted Jan 02nd 2014, 02:52am by TEDDY NG AND BLOOMBERG

    ... entrepreneurship, public investment, urban renewal and better land use. He also called for the ruling and opposition parties to work together to pass bills that would spur economic development. The delayed ...

  8. 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 ...

  9. 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 ...

  10. 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 ...




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