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 2017-10-23 10:44 

Central News Agency

Taiwan to increase spending to improve defense ability: President... +

Taipei, Oct. 23 (CNA) President Tsai Ing-wen () told a delegation from a Washington-based think tank on Monday that Taiwan will continue to increase military spending as it works to strengthen its national defense capabilities....

 2017-10-23 09:41 

Central News Agency

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

Taipei, Oct. 23 (CNA) The U.S. dollar fell against the Taiwan dollar Monday, shedding NT$0.021 to close at NT$30.262 as weakness of the Japanese yen led other regional currencies to move lower, dealers said....

 2017-10-23 09:41 

Central News Agency

Taiwan shares close little changed ahead of 10,800 points... +

Taipei, Oct. 23 (CNA) Shares in Taiwan closed little changed Monday as investors locked in their earlier gains to erode an upturn ahead of stiff technical resistance at around 10,800 points, dealers said....

 2017-10-23 09:41 

Central News Agency

Taiwan, Malaysia seize nearly 300 kg of illegal drugs... +

Taipei, Oct. 23 (CNA) Taiwanese and Malaysian authorities have jointly cracked two illegal drug trafficking cases that led to the seizure of 30.5 kilograms of heroin and 254 kg of ketamine, the Investigation Bureau under the Ministry of Justice (MJIB) sai...

 2017-10-23 09:10 

China Post

A scary box office weekend for everyone but Tyler Perry... +

LOS ANGELES (AP) — It was a spooky weekend at the box office for nearly everyone but Tyler Perry. comedy sequel "Boo 2! A Madea Halloween" scared up a healthy $21.7 million in its first weekend in theaters, but the waters were rough for othe...

 2017-10-23 08:55 

China Post

FBI couldn't access nearly 7K devices because of encryption... +

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The FBI hasn't been able to retrieve data from more than half of the mobile devices it tried to access in less than a year, FBI Director Christopher Wray said Sunday, turning up the heat on a debate between technology compani...

 2017-10-23 08:40 

Central News Agency

TSMC opens tech symposium to kick off 30th anniversary celebrations... +

Taipei, Oct. 23 (CNA) Top executives of the world's leading enterprises in the semiconductor and relevant industries attended a technology symposium held by Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. (TSMC, ) in Taipei Monday, with keynote speakers invite...

 2017-10-23 08:40 

Central News Agency

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

Taipei, Oct. 23 (CNA) The U.S. dollar fell against the Taiwan dollar Monday, shedding NT$0.021 to close at NT$30.262....

 2017-10-23 08:40 

Central News Agency

New workers see Morris Chang as Taiwan's top business magnate: poll... +

Taipei, Oct. 23 (CNA) Morris Chang (), chairman of contract chipmaker Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. (TSMC), is the business magnate most admired by first-time employees in Taiwan, according to a survey released Monday....

 2017-10-23 08:35 

China Post

Abe says his priorities are North Korea and aging Japan... +

TOKYO (AP) — Fresh off a decisive election victory, Japan's leader pledged Monday to tackle what he called Japan's two national crises: the military threat from North Korea and an aging and shrinking population. Prime Minister Shinzo Abe sai...

 2017-10-23 07:45 

China Post

New York branches of Hua Nan, Mega banks fail U.S. inspections... +

TAIPEI (CNA) The New York branches of Taiwan's Hua Nan Commercial Bank () and Mega International Commercial Bank () failed to pass the latest financial examinations related to compliance with U.S. money-laundering regulations, the Financial Supervisor...

 2017-10-23 07:40 

Central News Agency

Chinese military activities near Taiwan closely monitored: MND... +

Taipei, Oct. 23 (CNA) The military is closely monitoring any movements of Chinese military planes or navy vessels near Taiwan as part of their far-sea training activities and has response measures in place, Ministry of National Defense (MND) spokesman Che...

 2017-10-23 07:40 

China Post

Chinese military activities near Taiwan closely monitored: MND... +

TAIPEI (CNA) The military is closely monitoring any movements of Chinese military planes or navy vessels near Taiwan as part of their far-sea training activities and has response measures in place, Ministry of National Defense (MND) spokesman Chen Chung-j...

 2017-10-23 07:35 

China Post

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Philippines declares end to 5-month militant siege in Marawi... +

CLARK, Philippines (AP) — The Philippine government declared the end Monday to the militant siege of a southern city that lasted five months, left more than 1,100 people dead and sparked fears of the Islamic State group gaining a foothold in Southea...

 2017-10-23 06:40 

China Post

Tsai congratulates Abe on election victory... +

TAIPEI (CNA) President Tsai Ing-wen () on Sunday sent a congratulatory message to Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on the landslide victory of his Liberal Democratic party (LDP) in the parliamentary elections in the day. In the message released by the P...

 2017-10-23 06:37 

Central News Agency

Taiwan shares close up 0.06%... +

Taipei, Oct. 23 (CNA) Taiwan shares closed up 6.33 points, or 0.06 percent, at 10,735.21 Monday on turnover of NT104.28 billion (US$3.44 billion). ...

 2017-10-23 06:37 

Central News Agency

New York branches of Hua Nan, Mega banks fail U.S. inspections... +

Taipei, Oct. 23 (CNA) The New York branches of Taiwan's Hua Nan Commercial Bank () and Mega International Commercial Bank () failed to pass the latest financial examinations related to compliance with U.S. money-laundering regulations, the Financial S...

 2017-10-23 06:35 

China Post

Mementos hold Thais' fond memories of beloved King Bhumibol... +

BANGKOK (AP) — As Thailand prepares for the cremation ceremony of King Bhumibol Adulyadej, memories of him and his reign live in mementos dear to many Thais. His image is depicted on coins, amulets, statues and pins, and his works on Thailand's ...

 2017-10-23 05:35 

China Post

Nikkei rises on Japanese ruling party win, most of Asia up... +

TOKYO (AP) — Asian stocks were mostly higher Monday, with Japan's benchmark rising on the back of an election victory by the prime minister's ruling party, which had promised stability and growth. KEEPING SCORE: Japan's benchmark Nikkei ...

 2017-10-23 04:36 

Central News Agency

Tsai congratulates Abe on election victory... +

Taipei, Oct. 23 (CNA) President Tsai Ing-wen () on Sunday sent a congratulatory message to Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on the landslide victory of his Liberal Democratic party (LDP) in the parliamentary elections in the day....

 2017-10-23 04:35 

China Post

Philippines troops find dead, soon to declare end of siege... +

CLARK, Philippines (AP) — Philippine troops have captured a building where pro-Islamic State group militants made their final stand in southern Marawi city and found about 40 bodies of suspected gunmen inside, two security officials told The Associa...

 2017-10-23 04:00 

Taiwan News

BC-SOC--German Standings... +

BC-SOC--German Standings...

 2017-10-23 04:00 

Taiwan News

South Africa vs. Bangladesh 3rd ODI Scoreboard... +

South Africa vs. Bangladesh 3rd ODI Scoreboard...

 2017-10-23 04:00 

Taiwan News

Palestinian festival drops film over director's Israel trips... +

Palestinian festival drops film over director's Israel trips...

 2017-10-23 04:00 

Taiwan News

Usain Bolt surprised by the fitness of F1 drivers... +

Usain Bolt surprised by the fitness of F1 drivers...

 2017-10-23 04:00 

Taiwan News

Earnhardt dismisses talk about past for future fatherhood... +

Earnhardt dismisses talk about past for future fatherhood...

 2017-10-23 04:00 

Taiwan News

Andalucia Valderrama Masters Leading Scores... +

Andalucia Valderrama Masters Leading Scores...

 2017-10-23 04:00 

Taiwan News

ATP World Tour European Open Results... +

ATP World Tour European Open Results...

 2017-10-23 04:00 

Taiwan News

Jordan's king endorses Palestinian reconciliation deal... +

Jordan's king endorses Palestinian reconciliation deal...

 2017-10-23 04:00 

Taiwan News

Del Potro beats Dimitrov to win Stockholm Open... +

Del Potro beats Dimitrov to win Stockholm Open...

 2017-10-23 04:00 

Taiwan News

Host Garcia wins Andalucia Valderrama Masters... +

Host Garcia wins Andalucia Valderrama Masters...

 2017-10-23 04:00 

Taiwan News

The Latest: Zimbabwe says it respects WHO decision on Mugabe... +

The Latest: Zimbabwe says it respects WHO decision on Mugabe...

 2017-10-23 04:00 

Taiwan News

Milan's Bonucci shown 1st red card in Italy decided by VAR... +

Milan's Bonucci shown 1st red card in Italy decided by VAR...

 2017-10-23 04:00 

Taiwan News

UK police report that activity at central England shopping center is "unconnected to any terrorist activity."... +

UK police report that activity at central England shopping center is ...

 2017-10-23 04:00 

Taiwan News

The Latest: UK police say lockdown not terror-related... +

The Latest: UK police say lockdown not terror-related...

 2017-10-23 04:00 

Taiwan News

Atletico ends winless run by beating Celta 1-0 in Spain... +

Atletico ends winless run by beating Celta 1-0 in Spain...

 2017-10-23 04:00 

Taiwan News

Zimbabwe 159 all out in 1st innings, West Indies leads by 148... +

Zimbabwe 159 all out in 1st innings, West Indies leads by 148...

 2017-10-23 04:00 

Taiwan News

Preliminary findings show Serbian mayor died of cerebral hemorrhage... +

Preliminary findings from the autopsy of the Serbian mayor who died in Yilan on Saturday indicate the cause of death was a cerebral hemorrhage, according to the Yilan District Prosecutors Office Sunday....

 2017-10-23 04:00 

Taiwan News

World champion Stuhec set to miss Olympics after ACL tear... +

World champion Stuhec set to miss Olympics after ACL tear...

 2017-10-23 04:00 

Taiwan News

Kane scores twice as Tottenham beats Liverpool 4-1 in PL... +

Kane scores twice as Tottenham beats Liverpool 4-1 in PL...

 2017-10-23 04:00 

Taiwan News

Super Bowl rematch of Falcons-Patriots highlight Week 7... +

Super Bowl rematch of Falcons-Patriots highlight Week 7...

 2017-10-23 04:00 

Taiwan News

Air Force: No plans to recall retired pilots to fix shortage... +

Air Force: No plans to recall retired pilots to fix shortage...

 2017-10-23 04:00 

Taiwan News

Spain: Taking control of Catalonia means big power transfer... +

Spain: Taking control of Catalonia means big power transfer...

 2017-10-23 04:00 

Taiwan News

South Korean golfer wins LPGA Taiwan Championship... +

South Korean golfer Ji Eun-hee carded a seven-under par on the fourth round of the Swinging Skirts LPGA Taiwan Championship Sunday, winning the tournament with a total 17-under 271 for the four-day event with cash prizes totaling US$2.2 million....

 2017-10-23 04:00 

Taiwan News

Latest from NFL: Very few protests at NFL early games... +

Latest from NFL: Very few protests at NFL early games...

 2017-10-23 04:00 

Taiwan News

Merseyslide: Liverpool, Everton fall to north London clubs... +

Merseyslide: Liverpool, Everton fall to north London clubs...

 2017-10-23 04:00 

Taiwan News

France: 8 charged in probe of alleged far-right terror plot... +

France: 8 charged in probe of alleged far-right terror plot...

 2017-10-23 04:00 

Taiwan News

West Indies turns 1st test around, leads Zimbabwe by 148... +

West Indies turns 1st test around, leads Zimbabwe by 148...

 2017-10-23 04:00 

Taiwan News

India-New Zealand 1st ODI Scoreboard... +

India-New Zealand 1st ODI Scoreboard...

 2017-10-23 04:00 

Taiwan News

The Latest: Casino: No time to alert guests before tornado... +

The Latest: Casino: No time to alert guests before tornado...

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