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 2017-09-25 14:20 

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Trains to be added on East Coast during National Day holiday... +

Taipei, Sept. 25 (CNA) The Taiwan Railway Administration (TRA) will bolster train service in eastern Taiwan for the National Day holiday in October to meet higher demand, which is expected to rise because of a fireworks display in Taitung County....

 2017-09-25 14:19 

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Nuclear waste disposal contract with North Korea invalid: Taipower... +

Taipei, Sept. 25 (CNA) A contract signed between state-run Taiwan Power Co. (Taipower) and North Korea in 1997 on the disposal of nuclear waste has never been valid, leaving the company with no obligation to pay any compensation to North Korea, an officia...

 2017-09-25 14:18 

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Bank of Taiwan launches dissertation contest... +

Taipei, Sept. 25 (CNA) Bank of Taiwan (BOT) on Monday unveiled an economics and finance dissertation contest that will boast total prize money of NT$660,000 (US$21,800)....

 2017-09-25 13:19 

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Winning numbers for Monday's Taiwan lotteries... +

Taipei, Sept. 25 (CNA) The winning numbers for Taiwan's ...

 2017-09-25 13:18 

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Two winners bag NT$10 million prize each in uniform invoice lottery... +

Taipei, Sept. 25 (CNA) Two lucky consumers who spent less than NT$50 (US$1.65) on beverages at convenience stores are each entitled to claim a NT$10 million special prize in the July-August uniform invoice lottery, a statement by a local convenience chain...

 2017-09-25 13:18 

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Taiwan to invest over NT$1 billion annually in AI... +

Taipei, Sept. 25 (CNA) Taiwan intends to invest over NT$1 billion (US$33.1 billion) annually in the development of artificial intelligence (AI) and related talent, Science and Technology Minister Chen Liang-gee () said on Monday....

 2017-09-25 12:19 

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Taiwan to set up NT$100 billion financing fund: president... +

Kaohsiung, Sept. 25 (CNA) Taiwan will set up a NT$100 billion (US$3.31 billion) fund to finance Taiwan's public construction cooperation with diplomatic allies and nations covered by the New Southbound Policy, President Tsai Ing-wen () said Monday....

 2017-09-25 12:18 

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16-member Taiwan group to attend APEC forum on gender issues... +

Taipei, Sept. 25 (CNA) A 16-member delegation from Taiwan, headed by its deputy national development chief, will attend the 2017 Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Women and Economy Forum (WEF), to be held in Hue, Vietnam from Sept. 26 to 29....

 2017-09-25 11:17 

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Solomon Islands prime minister arrives in Taiwan... +

Taipei, Sept. 25 (CNA) Solomon Islands Prime Minister Manasseh Sogavare led a 15-strong delegation to arrive in Taiwan on Monday to visit President Tsai Ing-wen () and other officials....

 2017-09-25 10:18 

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Massive semi-finished amphetamine haul seized... +

Kaohsiung, Sept. 25 (CNA) Justice Ministry investigators and port police have seized 1,260 kilograms of chloropseudoephedrine, a semi- finished material that can be purified into one metric ton of amphetamine, in the southern port city of Kaohsiung....

 2017-09-25 10:17 

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U.S. dollar closes lower on Taipei forex update... +

Taipei, Sept. 25 (CNA) The U.S. dollar fell against the Taiwan dollar, shedding NT$0.019 to close at NT$30.172 as the strength of the South Korean won helped the local currency offset the impact of foreign institutional selling in local equities, dealers ...

 2017-09-25 10:17 

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Taiwan shares plunge, led by 'Apple concept stocks'... +

Taipei, Sept. 25 (CNA) Shares in Taiwan took another beating on Monday, falling more than 100 points as selling continued to affect major Taiwanese manufacturers in the Apple Inc. supply chain, dealers said....

 2017-09-25 10:17 

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Cross-strait journalism youth camp set to kick off... +

Taipei, Sept. 25 (CNA) The first class of the 2017 Citizen News Youth Camp is set to begin Sept. 27, to allow participants from both sides of the Taiwan Strait to gain a deeper understanding of citizen journalism....

 2017-09-25 09:17 

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Police seize counterfeit brand-name products in central Taiwan... +

Taipei, Sept. 25 (CNA) More than 2,000 pieces of counterfeit brand-name clothing and footwear have been seized at several markets in central Taiwan in police raids, police said Monday....

 2017-09-25 09:17 

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Five men charged with leaking trade secrets... +

Taipei, Sept. 25 (CNA) The Taoyuan District Prosecutors Office charged five people Monday for alleged distribution of trade secrets....

 2017-09-25 09:17 

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Taiwanese woman dies of dengue fever after trip to Vietnam... +

Taipei, Sept. 25 (CNA) A Taiwanese woman has died of dengue fever, two weeks after returning from a visit to Vietnam, the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) said Monday....

 2017-09-25 09:17 

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U.S. dollar closes lower on Taipei forex... +

Taipei, Sept. 25 (CNA) The U.S. dollar fell against the Taiwan dollar, shedding NT$0.019 to close at NT$30.172....

 2017-09-25 09:17 

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No raise in 10 years for one in six office workers: survey... +

Taipei, Sept. 25 (CNA) A job bank survey on wage growth has found that more than 50 percent of office workers have not received a raise for more than three years, and 16 percent have had their salaries frozen for at least 10 years....

 2017-09-25 08:17 

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NTU clash highlights need for new cross-strait mode of interaction... +

Taipei, Sept. 25 (CNA) Political experts on cross-Taiwan Strait relations are calling for a new mode of interaction between China and Taiwan following a clash between pro-unification and pro-independence groups at the Sing China Music Festival Sunday....

 2017-09-25 08:17 

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July-August winning uniform invoice numbers released... +

Taipei, Sept. 25 (CNA) The winning number for the NT$10 million (US$338,000) special prize in the July-August uniform invoice lottery is 33612092, the Ministry of Finance (MOF) announced Monday....

 2017-09-25 08:16 

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Cathay Financial forecasts Taiwan's 2018 GDP growth at 2%... +

Taipei, Sept. 25 (CNA) Cathay Financial Holding Co. (), one of Taiwan's leading financial holding companies, on Monday projected that the domestic economy will grow by 2 percent in 2018, slightly slower than its forecast growth for 2017....

 2017-09-25 07:16 

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Sentiment toward manufacturing sector hits 3-year high... +

Taipei, Sept. 25 (CNA) Business sentiment toward the local manufacturing sector improved, with an index gauging the moods of manufacturers hitting a three-year high in August on the back of solid export performance, according to a survey released Monday b...

 2017-09-25 06:16 

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Pacific Islanders start Taipei leg of young leaders' training program... +

Taipei, Sept. 25 (CNA) The Taipei segment of an annual training program for young leaders from the Pacific Islands kicked off Monday, with the participation of 27 trainees from 10 countries....

 2017-09-25 06:16 

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Taiwan shares close down 1.09%... +

Taipei, Sept. 25 (CNA) Taiwan shares closed down 113.79 points, or 1.09 percent, at 10,335.89 Monday on turnover of NT$130.01 billion (US$4.30 billion)....

 2017-09-25 06:16 

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Taiwan's Chen Shiau-cheng wins Yonex Belgian junior men's singles... +

Brussels, Sept. 24 (CNA) Taiwanese badminton player Chen Shiau-cheng () won the men's singles title Sunday at the Yonex Belgian Junior 2017 in Herstal, Belgium, beating his British rival Harry Huang....

 2017-09-25 06:16 

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Pingxi sky lanterns to be featured at Mid-Autumn Festival... +

Taipei, Sept. 25 (CNA) The sky lantern festival in Pingxi District in New Taipei, traditionally held during the Lantern Festival at the start of the Lunar year, will be held for the first time during the Mid-Autumn Festival the city's Tourism and Trav...

 2017-09-25 04:13 

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Taiwan shares dive in morning session; HTC extends gains... +

Taipei, Sept. 25 (CNA) Shares in Taiwan continued to fall Monday, dropping more than 100 points at one point during the morning session, as ...

 2017-09-25 04:00 

Taiwan News

BC-SOC--German Results... +

BC-SOC--German Results...

 2017-09-25 04:00 

Taiwan News

Cologne gets 1st Bundesliga point in 0-0 draw at Hannover... +

Cologne gets 1st Bundesliga point in 0-0 draw at Hannover...

 2017-09-25 04:00 

Taiwan News

'Kingsman: The Golden Circle' dethrones 'It' with $39M debut... +

'Kingsman: The Golden Circle' dethrones 'It' with $39M debut...

 2017-09-25 04:00 

Taiwan News

Exit polls suggest anti-migrant Alternative for Germany party enters federal parliament for first time... +

Exit polls suggest anti-migrant Alternative for Germany party enters federal parliament for first time...

 2017-09-25 04:00 

Taiwan News

Exit polls suggest Merkel's conservative bloc finishes first in German election, with around 33 percent support... +

Exit polls suggest Merkel's conservative bloc finishes first in German election, with around 33 percent support...

 2017-09-25 04:00 

Taiwan News

2 senior members of Germany's center-left Social Democrats say the party plans to go into opposition... +

2 senior members of Germany's center-left Social Democrats say the party plans to go into opposition...

 2017-09-25 04:00 

Taiwan News

BC-SOC--German Standings... +

BC-SOC--German Standings...

 2017-09-25 04:00 

Taiwan News

GOP Sen. Ted Cruz of Texas says 'right now' he opposes Republican health care bill, further dimming measure's prospects... +

GOP Sen. Ted Cruz of Texas says 'right now' he opposes Republican health care bill, further dimming measure's prospects...

 2017-09-25 04:00 

Taiwan News

Pope's advisers on sex abuse also look into kids of priests... +

Pope's advisers on sex abuse also look into kids of priests...

 2017-09-25 04:00 

Taiwan News

German election: Center-left challenger Martin Schulz concedes defeat... +

German election: Center-left challenger Martin Schulz concedes defeat...

 2017-09-25 04:00 

Taiwan News

US says it killed 17 IS militants with airstrikes in Libya... +

US says it killed 17 IS militants with airstrikes in Libya...

 2017-09-25 04:00 

Taiwan News

Lewis scores 3 TDs as Jaguars rout Ravens in London... +

Lewis scores 3 TDs as Jaguars rout Ravens in London...

 2017-09-25 04:00 

Taiwan News

German election: Chancellor Angela Merkel vows to win back voters from nationalist Alternative for Germany... +

German election: Chancellor Angela Merkel vows to win back voters from nationalist Alternative for Germany...

 2017-09-25 04:00 

Taiwan News

Pelosi trusts Trump to keep his word on young immigrants... +

Pelosi trusts Trump to keep his word on young immigrants...

 2017-09-25 04:00 

Taiwan News

Ravens play Londoner Eluemunor in loss to Jaguars... +

Ravens play Londoner Eluemunor in loss to Jaguars...

 2017-09-25 04:00 

Taiwan News

German election: Alternative for Germany co-leader Alice Weidel pledges 'constructive opposition' in parliament... +

German election: Alternative for Germany co-leader Alice Weidel pledges 'constructive opposition' in parliament...

 2017-09-25 04:00 

Taiwan News

Palestinian leader tries to put Trump on notice with warning... +

Palestinian leader tries to put Trump on notice with warning...

 2017-09-25 04:00 

Taiwan News

NFL players defiantly react to President Trump's comments, with dozens protesting in different ways during anthems.... +

NFL players defiantly react to President Trump's comments, with dozens protesting in different ways during anthems....

 2017-09-25 04:00 

Taiwan News

German election: Chancellor Angela Merkel claims a mandate to form a new government... +

German election: Chancellor Angela Merkel claims a mandate to form a new government...

 2017-09-25 04:00 

Taiwan News

Anti-govt pastor in Zimbabwe arrested for video of shortages... +

Anti-govt pastor in Zimbabwe arrested for video of shortages...

 2017-09-25 04:00 

Taiwan News

Sagan becomes 1st man to win 3 straight world road titles... +

Sagan becomes 1st man to win 3 straight world road titles...

 2017-09-25 04:00 

Taiwan News

England-West Indies 3rd ODI result... +

England-West Indies 3rd ODI result...

 2017-09-25 04:00 

Taiwan News

Treasury chief: First Amendment for players _ off the field... +

Treasury chief: First Amendment for players _ off the field...

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