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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

Taiwan's answer to Google Glass

Wednesday, June 4th 2014, 23:01

The Asian underdog taking on Google Glass
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Tiananmen tense on rally anniversary

Wednesday, June 4th 2014, 13:43
related countries: China China, Hong Kong Hong Kong
related places: Beijing, Taipei

Chinese security personnel swamp Tiananmen Square on the 25th anniversary of the Beijing massacre, as memorials are held in Hong Kong.
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Former Guatemala president sentenced

Thursday, May 22nd 2014, 22:39
related countries: Guatemala Guatemala

A court in New York sentences former Guatemalan President Alfonso Portillo to five years and 10 months in jail for taking bribes from Taiwan.
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Taiwan knife attack kills three

Wednesday, May 21st 2014, 12:19
related places: Taipei

A knife attack on a subway train near Taiwan's capital, Taipei, leaves at least three people dead and more than 25 others injured.
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VIDEO: Thousands race up Taiwan skyscraper

Sunday, May 4th 2014, 10:12

Thousands of runners have taken on 2,046 steps to get to the top of Taiwan's tallest skyscraper.
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VIDEO: Protesters clash with Taiwan police

Monday, April 28th 2014, 15:27

Hundreds of anti-nuclear protesters clash with riot police in Taiwan's capital early on Monday to oppose the construction of a nuclear plant.
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Anti-nuclear protests hit Taiwan

Monday, April 28th 2014, 5:40

Taiwanese police clash with anti-nuclear protesters demanding that the ruling Kuomintang Party stop construction of a fourth nuclear power plant.
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Taiwan students to end trade protest

Tuesday, April 8th 2014, 2:55
related countries: China China

Students protesting against a trade deal with China say they will end their occupation of Taiwan's parliament.
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Mass Taiwan rally against China deal

Sunday, March 30th 2014, 11:06
related countries: China China
related places: Beijing, Taipei

Taiwanese opponents of a controversial trade deal with China hold a mass rally in Taipei, saying it will leave Taiwan too dependent on Beijing.
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VIDEO: Close-up: Taiwan's chair barricade

Monday, March 24th 2014, 16:51

Students broke into the legislature late on Tuesday and have since defied police efforts to evict them, using barricades made of furniture.
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Taiwan students storm government HQ

Monday, March 24th 2014, 5:06
related countries: China China

Dozens hurt as Taiwan police disperse students who had occupied government headquarters to protest at a trade deal with China.
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VIDEO: Taiwan defends China trade deal

Sunday, March 23rd 2014, 15:20
related countries: China China

Taiwan's President Ma Ying-jeou has defended a trade agreement with China that would allow more Chinese investment on the island.
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Rally backs Taiwan parliament sit-in

Friday, March 21st 2014, 12:32

Thousands of people rally in Taiwan in support of students who have been occupying parliament for three days to protest against a trade agreement.
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VIDEO: Day three at Taiwan students' sit-in

Friday, March 21st 2014, 9:23
related countries: China China

Hundreds of students and activists opposed to a trade deal with China are entering a third day occupying Taiwan's parliament.
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Guatemala ex-leader accepted bribes

Wednesday, March 19th 2014, 10:16
related countries: Guatemala Guatemala, United States United States

Guatemala's ex-President Alfonso Portillo says he took bribes from Taiwan and pleads guilty to a money laundering charge in a court in the US.
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Protesters occupy Taiwan parliament

Wednesday, March 19th 2014, 5:59
related countries: China China

Hundreds of students and activists opposed to a trade deal with China occupy Taiwan's parliament and defy police efforts to evict them.
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VIDEO: China and Taiwan in historic talks

Tuesday, February 11th 2014, 14:08
related countries: China China

China and Taiwan hold their first government-to-government talks since the end of the Chinese civil war in 1949.
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China and Taiwan hold historic talks

Tuesday, February 11th 2014, 12:12
related countries: China China
related places: Beijing

China and Taiwan have held their first government-to-government talks since the end of the Chinese civil war in 1949.
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VIDEO: What will China-Taiwan talks achieve?

Tuesday, February 11th 2014, 10:05
related countries: China China
related places: Beijing, Taipei

As China and Taiwan begin their highest-level talks for decades, the BBC's Celia Hatton in Beijing and Cindy Sui in Taipei discuss their significance.
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Calling time on Taiwan's handmade noodles

Monday, January 13th 2014, 0:15

Calling time on Taiwan's handmade noodles
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Salvadoran ex-leader in funds probe

Wednesday, January 8th 2014, 11:20
related countries: El Salvador El Salvador

A Salvadoran congressional panel trying to trace $10m (£6m) paid by Taiwan hears from ex-leader Francisco Flores, who denies the money was for personal use.
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Taiwan man survives 60 hours in sea

Tuesday, January 7th 2014, 9:07

A Taiwanese man who cannot swim survives 60 hours in rough seas by clinging to a piece of wood after being swept away.
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