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 2018-12-10 05:00 

Taiwan News

Australian passport holders may now enroll in Taiwan's e-gate entry program...

Australians with at least six months validity remaining in their passport may enroll in the program.Australian visitors to Taiwan traveling with China Airlines or EVA Air can now enter the country with a little less hassle the e-gate option, which will no...

 2018-12-10 05:00 

Taiwan News

Church renovation lifts Christmas spirit in Bethlehem...

Church renovation lifts Christmas spirit in Bethlehem...

 2018-12-10 05:00 

Taiwan News

Sri Lanka draws tour match against NZ XI...

Sri Lanka draws tour match against NZ XI...

 2018-12-10 05:00 

Taiwan News

UK court due to rule on Vijay Mallya's extradition to India...

UK court due to rule on Vijay Mallya's extradition to India...

 2018-12-10 05:00 

Taiwan Today

Taiwan-EU economic consultation meeting wraps up in Brussels...

The 30th annual Taiwan-EU economic and trade consultation meeting concluded Dec. 5 in Brussels, highlighting continued efforts by the two sides to deepen commercial and investment ties, according to the Ministry of Economic Affairs. Convened by MOEA Vice ...

 2018-12-10 05:00 

Taiwan News

Taiwan keen for international collaboration against disinformation: president...

Tsai Ing-wen says Taiwan hopes for cooperation with governments and think tanks against disinformation.Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen () said she hopes Taiwan and the U.S. continue to deepen cooperation in a host of fields, including efforts to combat disi...

 2018-12-10 05:00 

Taiwan News

Baines surprised by Hall of Fame election _ many others, too...

Baines surprised by Hall of Fame election _ many others, too...

 2018-12-10 05:00 

Taiwan News

Column: Across USA, cheers. In New England, shocked silence...

Column: Across USA, cheers. In New England, shocked silence...

 2018-12-10 05:00 

Taiwan News

NFL ICYMI: Good as Belichick is, Pats erred on Miami Miracle...

NFL ICYMI: Good as Belichick is, Pats erred on Miami Miracle...

 2018-12-10 05:00 

Taiwan News

AP Investigation: Slovak hospitals detain new moms, babies...

AP Investigation: Slovak hospitals detain new moms, babies...

 2018-12-10 05:00 

Taiwan News

Dragon Boat Rock in Taipei offers pleasant hiking experience and nice views...

Dragon Boat Rock looks like a giant quartz sandstone ship mooring on top of a mountain among a sea of forests...

 2018-12-10 05:00 

Taiwan News

Roma mothers held in Slovak hospitals against their will...

Roma mothers held in Slovak hospitals against their will...

 2018-12-10 05:00 

Taiwan News

Macron to speak to France amid mounting protest violence...

Macron to speak to France amid mounting protest violence...

 2018-12-10 05:00 

Taiwan News

Pant gets a share of test record for most catches in a match...

Pant gets a share of test record for most catches in a match...

 2018-12-10 05:00 

Taiwan News

Raptors go west, Kawhi back to Oracle where so much changed...

Raptors go west, Kawhi back to Oracle where so much changed...

 2018-12-10 05:00 

Taiwan News

In Zimbabwe's crisis, 'we cannot talk of Christmas anymore'...

In Zimbabwe's crisis, 'we cannot talk of Christmas anymore'...

 2018-12-10 05:00 

Taiwan News

Runaway school bus in Hong Kong kills 2, injures 12...

Runaway school bus mows down pedestrians in Hong Kong, killing 2, inuring 12...

 2018-12-10 05:00 

Taiwan News

The Latest: UN chief presses support for migration accord...

The Latest: UN chief presses support for migration accord...

 2018-12-10 05:00 

Taiwan News

School bus plows onto Hong Kong sidewalk; at least 1 dead...

School bus plows onto Hong Kong sidewalk; at least 1 dead...

 2018-12-10 05:00 

Taiwan News

Jury to recommend sentence for white nationalist...

Jury to recommend sentence for white nationalist...

 2018-12-10 05:00 

Taiwan News

Russian court convicts ex-policemen of 56 murders...

Russian court convicts ex-policemen of 56 murders...

 2018-12-10 05:00 

Taiwan News

Turkish economy slowed to 1.6 percent in 2018 third quarter...

Turkish economy slowed to 1.6 percent in 2018 third quarter...

 2018-12-10 05:00 

Taiwan News

Top EU court rules UK can change mind over Brexit...

Top EU court rules UK can change mind over Brexit...

 2018-12-10 05:00 

Taiwan News

S. Korea charges 4 with illegally importing N. Korean coal...

S. Korea charges 4 with illegally importing N. Korean coal...

 2018-12-10 05:00 

Taiwan News

Chinese telecom companies like Huawei, ZTE pose serious threat to US national security: Sen. Rubio...

Senator Marco Rubio will continue pursuing legislation to limit Chinese telecom companies' presence in the US.Speaking on CBS' Face the Nation, Marco Rubio on Dec. 9 said that because of the manner in which the government and companies operate in ...

 2018-12-10 05:00 

Taiwan News

Thousands participate in funeral of 2 teenage Kashmir rebels...

Thousands participate in funeral of 2 teenage Kashmir rebels...

 2018-12-10 05:00 

Taiwan News

Top EU court rules UK would be permitted to change its mind and reverse Brexit decision...

Top EU court rules UK would be permitted to change its mind and reverse Brexit decision...

 2018-12-10 05:00 

Taiwan Today

Taisugar inks cooperation pact with UK railway firm...

An agreement paving the way for expanded collaboration between state-run Taiwan Sugar Corp. and Welshpool and Llanfiar Light Railway Preservation Co. Ltd. of the U.K. was concluded Dec. 8 in southern Taiwan's Chiayi County. Under the accord, the two s...

 2018-12-10 05:00 

Taiwan Today

1,505 victims of political persecution exonerated in Taiwan...

A total of 1,505 victims of political persecution were exonerated at a ceremony Dec. 9 at Jing-Mei White Terror Memorial Park in New Taipei City as part of government efforts to advance transitional justice by redressing judicial wrongs. Held on the eve o...

 2018-12-10 05:00 

Taiwan News

EU prolongs sanctions against Congo ruling party candidate...

EU prolongs sanctions against Congo ruling party candidate...

 2018-12-10 05:00 

Taiwan News

New mothers and babies often detained in Slovak hospitals...

New mothers and babies often detained in Slovak hospitals...

 2018-12-10 05:00 

Taiwan News

Rail strike leads to traffic jams in Germany...

Rail strike leads to traffic jams in Germany...

 2018-12-10 05:00 

Taiwan News

Israel accepted into global financial watchdog group...

Israel accepted into global financial watchdog group...

 2018-12-10 05:00 

Taiwan News

SoftBank's mobile unit's share price set for Dec. 19 IPO...

SoftBank's mobile unit's share price set for Dec. 19 IPO...

 2018-12-10 05:00 

Taiwan News

164 countries agree by acclamation on UN migration accord spurned by the United States and several other countries...

164 countries agree by acclamation on UN migration accord spurned by the United States and several other countries...

 2018-12-10 05:00 

Taiwan News

Tsai Ing-wen to meet with 6 newly-elected mayors before official inaugurations...

The president will meet with Taipei City Major Ko Wen-je this week.President Tsai Ing-wen is currently arranging to meet with six newly-elected mayors in the upcoming weeks....

 2018-12-10 05:00 

Taiwan News

9 gender-equality activities from Taiwan named in 2018 Gender Impact Award Nomination list...

Held at the end of each year, the Gender Impact Award is an award to celebrate the progress of gender equality movement and women's empowerment.The 2018 Gender Impact Award Nomination list was published today, Dec. 10 by the Womany Media Group...

 2018-12-10 05:00 

Taiwan News

UK can halt Brexit unilaterally, EU court rules...

The European Court of Justice has ruled that Britain can decide to reverse Brexit without consulting other EU member states. The verdict comes a day before the British parliament is due to vote on the Brexit deal....

 2018-12-10 05:00 

Taiwan News

Danish facilities group closes in 13 countries, trims staff...

Danish facilities group closes in 13 countries, trims staff...

 2018-12-10 05:00 

Taiwan News

Foxconn shares drop to lowest level in 7 years on Taiwan Stock Exchange...

Foxconn shares slip amid weak demand for new iPhone, global trade tension.Foxconn's share price decreased by 2.03 percent today to NT$67.70 (US$2.19) on the Taiwan Stock Exchange (TWSE), marking its lowest level in seven years....

 2018-12-10 04:58 

Japan Times

Manchester City's Raheem Sterling says media coverage helps 'fuel racism'...

British newspapers are helping to "fuel racism" with their portrayal of black soccer players, Manchester City winger Raheem Sterling said Sunday as police investigate whether ......

 2018-12-10 04:46 

China Post

Kentucky linebacker Josh Allen wins Lott IMPACT Trophy...

NEWPORT BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Kentucky linebacker Josh Allen has won the Lott IMPACT Trophy as the college defensive player having the biggest influence on his team.Allen received the award Sunday night from former Hall of Fame safety Ronnie Lott at ...

 2018-12-10 04:46 

Japan Times

Concerned about health issues, Huawei CFO Meng Wanzhou seeks bail in Canada...

Meng Wanzhou, the chief financial officer of China's Huawei Technologies Co. Ltd., argued that she should be released on bail while awaiting an extradition hearing, ......

 2018-12-10 04:45 

China Post

Sprong, Getzlaf lead Ducks past Devils 6-5 in shootout...

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Daniel Sprong and Ryan Getzlaf scored in the shootout to lead the Anaheim Ducks to a 6-5 victory over the New Jersey Devils on Sunday.Anaheim goalie John Gibson blocked one New Jersey shot in the shootout and Taylor Hall's...

 2018-12-10 04:42 

South China Morning Post

President Nicolas Maduro's grip on Venezuela tightens, warns of Trump threat...

Socialist President Nicolas Maduro further consolidated power in Venezuelan local elections Sunday, while accusing President Donald Trump of plotting to overthrow him.The majority of nearly 2,500 council seats spread across the crisis-stricken country wen...

 2018-12-10 04:38 

Japan Times

Miho Takagi races to third gold medal in Poland...

Miho Takagi earned her third gold medal of the week Sunday when she led Japan to victory in the women's team sprint at the ISU ......

 2018-12-10 04:37 

Guangming Online

NASA's InSight lander "hears" Martian winds...
 2018-12-10 04:28 

Japan Times

Russia is now the world's No. 2 arms producer, surpassing Britain, think tank reports...

A Swedish think tank said Monday Russia has emerged as the world's second-largest arms producer after the United States.Russia surpassed Britain, which had held the ......

 2018-12-10 04:24 

South China Morning Post

Japan decides to exclude Huawei, ZTE from government procurement plans...

Japan decided on Monday to effectively exclude Chinese telecommunication equipment giants Huawei Technologies and ZTE Corp. from public procurement, the government said, widening the list of countries that have pushed back against the Chinese technology c...

 2018-12-10 04:21 

Japan Times

For U.S. allies dismayed by Trump's antics, Jim 'Mad Dog' Mattis is the last adult in the room...

And then there was one.Since Donald Trump assumed office almost two years ago, U.S. allies in Europe, Asia and beyond have counted on a number ......

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