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 2020-10-29 11:04 

Central News Agency

NTU professor found dead in research room - Focus Taiwan...

Taipei, Oct. 29 (CNA) A professor in the Department of Entomology at National Taiwan University was found dead in his research room Thursday, the school confirmed....

 2020-10-29 10:58 

Central News Agency

Vouchers, coupons nearly triple business revenue - Focus Taiwan...

Taipei, Oct. 29 (CNA) A stimulus voucher program and coupon packages rolled out by the Executive Yuan and other government agencies aimed at bolstering the economy have nearly tripled business revenue, according to the Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA) ...

 2020-10-29 10:49 

China Post

Pilot leaves behind one-year-old daughter, wife following crash...

TAIPEI (The China Post) — A F5-E fighter jet crashed into the ocean near Taitung county early Thursday morning and though the pilot, Chu Kuan-meng ( ), parachuted out of the plane, he was later pronounced dead at the hospital. A family man,Chu Kuan-...

 2020-10-29 10:49 

China Post

IG | Pilot leaves behind one-year-old daughter, wife following crash...

CPF5-E29 A F5-E fighter jet crashed into the ocean near Taitung county early Thursday morning and though the pilot, Chu Kuan-meng ( ), parachuted out of the plane, he was later pronounced dead at the hospital. PO A family man,Chu Kuan-meng was killed in t...

 2020-10-29 10:48 

China Post

Chinese President Xi and other world leaders turned into K-pop 'oppas'...

The latest internet trend sees the presidents and prime ministers of the world oppa-fied. The results are... scarily on point....

 2020-10-29 10:16 

China Post

Impressionable Japanese man changes 7 styles in 16 years...

CP Oftentimes, when a couple has been together for some time, they begin to become more in sync and may pick up on each other's ticks and habitssometimes, unconsciously picking up their significant others' styles. 16 Recently, a Japanese proved th...

 2020-10-29 10:10 

Central News Agency

Cabinet proposes stiffer penalties for illegal sand dredging - Focus Taiwan...

Taipei, Oct. 29 (CNA) The Cabinet on Thursday introduced a draft proposal that would increase the penalties for illegal sand dredging in Taiwan's coastal waters, including a maximum jail term of seven years and a fine of NT$80 million (US$2.8 million)...

 2020-10-29 08:45 

China Post

Ady An announces birth of second child...

Taiwanese actress Ady An and her partner Levo Chan are excited to announce on Thursday the birth of their baby girl, nicknamed Wa bao ()....

 2020-10-29 08:31 

Central News Agency

Taiwan's Air Force grounds F-5s pending crash probe - Focus Taiwan...

Taipei, Oct. 29 (CNA) Taiwan's Air Force on Thursday temporarily suspended the operation of all its F-5 fighter jets following an incident off Taiwan's east coast earlier the same day that resulted in the death of a pilot....

 2020-10-29 08:22 

Central News Agency

U.S. dollar closes higher on Taipei forex market - Focus Taiwan...

Taipei, Oct. 29 (CNA) The U.S. dollar rose against the Taiwan dollar Thursday, gaining NT$0.080 to close at NT$28.914....

 2020-10-29 08:20 

Central News Agency

New research shows China's interference in recent Taiwan elections - Focus Taiwan...

Sydney, Oct. 29 (CNA) China has been found to be one of the most active states worldwide engaged in cyber operations over the past decade to disrupt elections and referendums in other countries, including Taiwan, according to a report released Wednesday b...

 2020-10-29 07:57 

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Taiwan reports 3 COVID-19 cases, marks 200 days without local infection - Focus Taiwan...

Taipei, Oct. 29 (CNA) Taiwan confirmed three new imported cases of COVID-19 on Thursday and marked 200 days since its last reported domestic infection on April 12, according to the Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC)....

 2020-10-29 07:46 

China Post

US official says UN has 'lack of curiosity' on Xinjiang...

The United Nations is not doing enough to investigate reported abuses in China's Xinjiang region against members of Muslim minority groups....

 2020-10-29 07:45 

China Post

F4 is reuniting for special performance on Oct. 30...

Taiwanese boyband F4 made up of Jerry Yan, Vic Chou, Ken Chu and Vanness Wu will get back together and perform on Friday....

 2020-10-29 07:45 

China Post

Khloe Kardashian confirms she had coronavirus in video...

Khloe Kardashian says she had tested positive for the coronavirus. The reality star confirmed her previous diagnosis on Wednesday....

 2020-10-29 07:45 

China Post

| Asian Americans share agonizing childhood of forced piano practice...

CP When "Battle Hymn of the Tiger Mom" first came out, many Asian Americans immediately resonated with the storyin particular, being forced to learn the piano or violin. Nancy Wang Yuen On that note, a recent tweet by Asian American film producer,...

 2020-10-29 07:40 

Central News Agency

Open government action plan to kick off in 2021: NDC - Focus Taiwan...

Taipei, Oct. 29 (CNA) The National Development Council (NDC) announced on Wednesday that it has started drafting Taiwan's first open government action plan that will kick off in January, aimed at achieving transparency, civic participation and clean p...

 2020-10-29 07:17 

China Post

Samsung reports record sales amid questions about future...

SEOUL (AP) — The flood of obituaries for Samsung Electronics Chairman Lee Kun-Hee since his death over the weekend have mostly shared his most defining quote: "Change everything except for your wife and children." Lee's rant against what...

 2020-10-29 07:14 

China Post

S. Korea's top court upholds 17-year jail term on ex-leader...

SEOUL (AP) — South Korea's top court upheld a 17-year sentence imposed on former President Lee Myung-bak for a range of corruption crimes in a final ruling Thursday that will send him back to prison. Lee has been convicted of taking bribes worth...

 2020-10-29 06:47 

China Post

JJ Lin unboxes Sony's PlayStation 5...

TAIPEI (The China Post) — Singaporean Mandopop singer JJ Lin () shared a series of photos of him playing the PlayStation 5 on Wednesday as the first person in Asia who unboxed the latest home video game console. "As the first person in Asia to p...

 2020-10-29 06:44 

China Post

Pompeo, in Indonesia, renews China attacks as US vote looms...

JAKARTA (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo renewed the Trump administration's rhetorical onslaught against China in Indonesia on Thursday as the American presidential election looms. With China a central theme in President Donald Trump&#...

 2020-10-29 05:38 

Central News Agency

UMC pleads guilty to trade secret theft in U.S. - Focus Taiwan...

Washington, Oct. 28 (CNA) United Microelectronics Corp. (UMC), Taiwan's second-largest contract chipmaker, has admitted to stealing trade secrets from the American semiconductor company Micron Technology, in a lawsuit brought by the U.S. Department of...

 2020-10-29 05:01 

Central News Agency

Taiwan shares close down 1.02% - Focus Taiwan...

Taipei, Oct. 29 (CNA) Taiwan shares closed down 130.84 points, or 1.02 percent, at 12,662.91 Thursday on turnover of NT$186.59 billion (US$6.52 billion)....

 2020-10-29 04:04 

China Post

| PM Lee and other world leaders turned into K-pop....

CPAppFaceApp Russian face-editing app FaceApp might be a little controversial on the data privacy front, but it's still as amusing as ever since it first popped up on social media feeds. App Thanks to its scarily precise artificial-intelligence sorcer...

 2020-10-29 04:04 

China Post

| Taiwanese correspondent post shows COVID-19 magnitude in US...

CP COVID-192329 The COVID-19 pandemic has brought the death toll in the U.S to an alarming 230, 000 in just a few months. Under this background, Taiwanese foreign correspondent Huang Chien-ping, decided to share on her Facebook page a disturbing image tak...

 2020-10-29 04:00 

Taiwan News

US charges 8 in alleged Chinese surveillance effort in US...

US charges 8 in alleged Chinese surveillance effort in US...

 2020-10-29 04:00 

Taiwan News

Gun-wielding St. Louis couple seek prosecutor's removal...

Gun-wielding St. Louis couple seek prosecutor's removal...

 2020-10-29 04:00 

Taiwan News

60 charged in $300M phone scam targeting elderly victims...

60 charged in $300M phone scam targeting elderly victims...

 2020-10-29 04:00 

Taiwan News

Coutinho out of Brazil's WCup qualifying squad with injury...

Coutinho out of Brazil's WCup qualifying squad with injury...

 2020-10-29 04:00 

Taiwan News

Tupperware is partying like it's 1965...

Tupperware is partying like it's 1965...

 2020-10-29 04:00 

Taiwan News

UK-Iranian dual national held in Tehran summoned to court...

UK-Iranian dual national held in Tehran summoned to court...

 2020-10-29 04:00 

Taiwan News

Merkel: German officials agree to 4-week partial shutdown closing restaurants, bars, theaters, among other restrictions...

Merkel: German officials agree to 4-week partial shutdown closing restaurants, bars, theaters, among other restrictions...

 2020-10-29 04:00 

Taiwan News

Breonna Taylor grand jurors: Officers deserved more charges...

Breonna Taylor grand jurors: Officers deserved more charges...

 2020-10-29 04:00 

Taiwan News

Raptors rookie Davis charged with assaulting woman in NYC...

Raptors rookie Davis charged with assaulting woman in NYC...

 2020-10-29 04:00 

Taiwan News

Toyota adds 1.5M vehicles to US recall for engine stalling...

Toyota adds 1.5M vehicles to US recall for engine stalling...

 2020-10-29 04:00 

Taiwan News

Tebas: Prez behind Bartomeu announcement on Super League...

Tebas: Prez behind Bartomeu announcement on Super League...

 2020-10-29 04:00 

Taiwan News

Can Falcons find yet another unique way to lose a game?...

Can Falcons find yet another unique way to lose a game?...

 2020-10-29 04:00 

Taiwan News

Business and economic events scheduled for Thursday...

Business and economic events scheduled for Thursday...

 2020-10-29 04:00 

Taiwan News

Pennsylvania county will evaluate discarded military ballots...

Pennsylvania county will evaluate discarded military ballots...

 2020-10-29 04:00 

Taiwan News

Judge says Texas mask mandate must extend to polling places...

Judge says Texas mask mandate must extend to polling places...

 2020-10-29 04:00 

Taiwan News

Belarus minister says police could use guns during protests...

Belarus minister says police could use guns during protests...

 2020-10-29 04:00 

Taiwan News

Washington State will feature new coach, new quarterback...

Washington State will feature new coach, new quarterback...

 2020-10-29 04:00 

Taiwan News

Lawyers: Cop video doesn't show fatal shooting of Black man...

Lawyers: Cop video doesn't show fatal shooting of Black man...

 2020-10-29 04:00 

Taiwan News

Russell Wilson, Ciara fund charter school in Seattle area...

Russell Wilson, Ciara fund charter school in Seattle area...

 2020-10-29 04:00 

Taiwan News

Lawyers: Video shows bullet-riddled car but not fatal shooting of Black man by suburban Chicago police...

Lawyers: Video shows bullet-riddled car but not fatal shooting of Black man by suburban Chicago police...

 2020-10-29 04:00 

Taiwan News

Indian agency raids home of journalist, activists in Kashmir...

Indian agency raids home of journalist, activists in Kashmir...

 2020-10-29 04:00 

Taiwan News

Albania hosts online Balkan anti-Semitism forum...

Albania hosts online Balkan anti-Semitism forum...

 2020-10-29 04:00 

Taiwan News

Police: Shooting wounds 1 near Indiana State University...

Police: Shooting wounds 1 near Indiana State University...

 2020-10-29 04:00 

Taiwan News

AP sources: Seahawks land Carlos Dunlap from Cincinnati...

AP sources: Seahawks land Carlos Dunlap from Cincinnati...

 2020-10-29 04:00 

Taiwan News

Immigrants quickly expelled by Trump try repeatedly to cross...

Immigrants quickly expelled by Trump try repeatedly to cross...

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