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  1. News - China - TAIWAN

    Jason Hu to seek fourth term as Taichung mayor

    Posted Feb 06th 2014, 04:32am by Lawrence Chung

    ... the longest-serving mayor of Taichung- for 17 years, over four terms, including the two when he was mayor before Taichung city and county merged to form a new municipality in 2010. Under Taiwanese law, any ... In 2010, Hu faced a much tougher battle compared with earlier campaigns following the inclusion of the bigger Taichung county, where support for his opponent, Su Jia-chyuan of the Democratic ...

  2. 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

    ... of the Taoyuan aerotropolis project," Wu Chih-yang, head of the Taoyuan county government, said. Wu estimated that within the next 15 years, the government and private sector could pour up to NT$500 ... increased staff to handle the thorny issues and stepped up communication with the opponents," the county government's Huang Sui-peng said. "We believe the [opposition] noise can ...

  3. News - China Insider - TAIWAN

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

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

    ... carried out by 66-year-old Hsu Wen-tung and his wife, Yan Li-ying. In 2001, Hsu and Yan staged their deaths along a coastal highway near Taiwan’s Yilan County, on the island’s east coast.  ... County’s northern Tamsui district for four years before eventually fleeing to the mainland’s Jiangsu Province. In May of this year, Yan fell ill after a heart attack and died in a Jiangsu hospital, ...

  4. News - China - TAIWAN

    Taiwan same-sex marriage bill prompts conservative backlash

    Posted Nov 13th 2013, 01:28pm by undefined

    ... Taitung county. Speaking at a rally last month, Liu said many legislators had privately expressed their opposition to the bill and he expected them to soon voice their opinions. For pundits, ...

  5. News - China - TAIWAN

    Who will follow Taiwan's Ma Ying-jeou at helm of KMT?

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

    ... Nantou county magistrate in central Taiwan in 1981 and mayor of Kaohsiung, Taiwan's second-largest city, in 1990. Wu became a legislator in 2002 and KMT secretary general in 2007 before being appointed by Ma as premier in 2009. He later served as Ma's running mate to become vice-president last year. Chu, 52, became a legislator in 1999 before being elected Taoyuan county ...

  6. News - China - TAIWAN

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

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

    ... for the family-run food processing business. In early 1975, he became the founding director-in-chief of the Kaohsiung Industrial Association. The job, which involved travelling throughout the county ...

  7. News - China - TAIWAN

    Ma Ying-jeou re-elected KMT chairman, solidifying his power base

    Posted Jul 20th 2013, 07:04pm by Lawrence Chung

    ... Taiwan's struggling economy. In his victory speech, Ma vowed to take into account opinions from grassroots members during his campaigning in various cities and counties. "They can serve ...

  8. Business - Economy - TAIWAN

    Bringing it all back home

    Posted Jun 27th 2013, 05:38am by Bloomberg

    ... Bloomberg in Taipei and Singapore Rising labour costs on the mainland mean that companies in Taiwan are repatriating the work that they once outsourced across the strait Bringing it all back home For eight years, the former Taroko Textile Corp factory in Hsinchu county, Taiwan, has been empty, a victim of the migration of manufacturing to the mainland. Now, as the supply ...

  9. News - China - TAIWAN

    Upgraded early warning aircraft arrive in Taiwan

    Posted Mar 10th 2013, 03:08pm by AFP

    ... towed from the harbour to the nearby airport. The paper said the two aircraft are expected to fly to their home base is southern Pingtung county in a week. Ties between Taipei and Beijing have ...

  10. News - China - TAIWAN

    Taiwan considers shipping water from mainland as ties improve

    Posted Jan 13th 2013, 06:00pm by AFP

    ... short in the near future if more tourists, many of them from the mainland, visit Kinmen,” Chen Chaur-jiung of the Kinmen county government said. Mainland tourists make hundreds of thousands ...




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