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News: Taiwan

We have started to collect the most important news related to Taiwan in November 2005. By default, most recent news are listed first.

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Taiwan: news

Mayor polls boost Taiwan's KMT

Saturday, November 27th 2010, 14:54

Taiwan's ruling Kuomintang is given an electoral boost by winning mayoral seats in three of the island's five biggest cities.
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Taiwanese politician shot in face

Friday, November 26th 2010, 15:59

The son of Taiwan's former Vice President Lien Chan has been shot in the face while campaigning for local elections, police say.
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Taiwan 'faked death' murder case

Wednesday, November 24th 2010, 12:00

Police in Taiwan arrest a man who allegedly killed another man and used the body to fake his own suicide and avoid prison.
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Taiwan passes law after landslide

Tuesday, November 16th 2010, 15:32

After a series of deadly landslides, Taiwan's legislature backs a law requiring all land to be assessed for possible dangers.
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Taiwan judges held for corruption

Monday, November 8th 2010, 13:20

Twelve judges, prosecutors, lawyers and others in Taiwan are charged with corruption, as part of a campaign to clean up the judicial system.
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'Double agent' arrested in Taiwan

Tuesday, November 2nd 2010, 9:40
related countries: China China

A senior military intelligence officer has been arrested in Taiwan for being a double agent for China, Taiwan's defence ministry says.
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Taiwan's typhoon missing sought

Monday, October 25th 2010, 9:39
related countries: China China

Rescue workers in Taiwan find the wreckage of a bus believed to have been carrying 19 Chinese tourists missing after Typhoon Megi.
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Soft power

Sunday, October 24th 2010, 23:32

Using arts and culture to raise Taiwan's global profile
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Typhoon hits Taiwan and Philippines

Saturday, October 23rd 2010, 16:03
related countries: Philippines Philippines

Typhoon Megi has been wreaking havoc in Southeast Asia this week, killing at least 26 people in the Philippines and 12 so far in Taiwan, where 26 others are missing.
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Storm triggers Taiwan landslides

Friday, October 22nd 2010, 15:19
related countries: China China

A tourist bus is feared buried and three people are killed in multiple landslides as Typhoon Megi brings torrential rain to Taiwan.
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Typhoon triggers Taiwan landslides

Friday, October 22nd 2010, 14:02

A rescue operation is underway in Taiwan where more than four hundred people have been trapped in their vehicles because of landslides triggered by Typhoon Megi
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Taiwan hit by Typhoon Megi

Friday, October 22nd 2010, 10:51

Typhoon Megi has unleashed torrential rains in parts of Taiwan, causing widespread damage bad mudslides.
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Clean-up in Taiwan after typhoon

Monday, September 20th 2010, 6:23

Typhoon Fanapi makes landfall in Fujian, China, a day after causing floods and transport chaos and injuring 100 people in Taiwan.
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Taiwan-China trade deal in effect

Sunday, September 12th 2010, 9:41
related countries: China China

A trade pact between China and Taiwan, seen as the most significant agreement since civil war divided them in 1949, comes into effect.
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Taiwan pole climbing celebration

Thursday, September 9th 2010, 23:25

Taiwan has celebrated the end of 'Ghost Month' with an unusual contest dating back at least two centuries.
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Wozniacki through after whitewash

Friday, September 3rd 2010, 2:42
related countries: China China, United States United States
related places: Top

Top seed Caroline Wozniacki cruises into the third round of the US Open with a blistering 6-0 6-0 win over Chinese Taipei's Kai-Chen Changon.
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Taiwan parliament inks China pact

Wednesday, August 18th 2010, 4:50
related countries: China China

Taiwan secures parliamentary approval - despite an opposition boycott - for a historic trade deal with China.
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Cultural pride

Wednesday, July 14th 2010, 0:28

Taiwan's efforts to revive indigenous languages
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Cultural pride

Wednesday, July 14th 2010, 0:23

Taiwan's efforts to revive indigenous languages
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Thursday, July 8th 2010, 15:28

Fast food restaurants in Taiwan are urged to stop selling big burgers amid a growing number of jaw injuries, according to a report.
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Taiwan and China in historic pact

Tuesday, June 29th 2010, 14:45
related countries: China China

Taiwan and China sign a landmark trade agreement, seen as the most significant deal in 60 years of separation.
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Will the trade pact change relations?

Tuesday, June 29th 2010, 9:33
related countries: China China

China and Taiwan have signed a new deal on trade. Do you welcome it?
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Buyer Straits

Tuesday, June 29th 2010, 2:26
related countries: China China

Historic free trade deal with China splits Taiwan
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