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 2020-09-28 04:00 

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Sex ed mandate sparks bitter Washington state ballot fight...

Sex ed mandate sparks bitter Washington state ballot fight...

 2020-09-28 04:00 

Taiwan News

German far-right party fires official over migrant comment...

German far-right party fires official over migrant comment...

 2020-09-28 04:00 

Taiwan News

Svetlana Alexievich: Nobel lauerate leaves Belarus for Germany...

Svetlana Alexievich: Nobel lauerate leaves Belarus for Germany...

 2020-09-28 04:00 

Taiwan News

Hong Kong Innovation Foundation and Sino Group Support Children from Families in Need Through 'One Laptop' Programme...

Hong Kong Innovation Foundation and Sino Group Support Children from Families in Need Through 'One Laptop' Programme...

 2020-09-28 04:00 

Taiwan News

Coronavirus: Fear and confusion over looming border closures...

Coronavirus: Fear and confusion over looming border closures...

 2020-09-28 04:00 

Taiwan News

Strongly predict the malarkey of Trump-Biden debate for cash...

Strongly predict the malarkey of Trump-Biden debate for cash...

 2020-09-28 04:00 

Taiwan News

Champs to chumps: Age, injuries drop 2020 Nats to last place...

Champs to chumps: Age, injuries drop 2020 Nats to last place...

 2020-09-28 04:00 

Taiwan News

Belarus: Macron meets opposition leader Tsikhanouskaya...

Belarus: Macron meets opposition leader Tsikhanouskaya...

 2020-09-28 02:39 

Central News Agency

Kinmen holds Lego-themed event in restored cinema - Focus Taiwan...

Taipei, Sept. 28 (CNA) The Kinmen County government displayed several Wind Lion God statues built with Lego pieces in a recently restored cinema on Sunday, ahead of a two-day fair celebrating the distinctive local deity in October....

 2020-09-28 02:26 

Central News Agency

Cool, wet weather to continue Monday in northern Taiwan: CWB - Focus Taiwan...

Taipei, Sept. 28 (CNA) Northeasterly winds and a cloud system are expected to continue to bring moisture and cool weather to northern Taiwan Monday, according to the Central Weather Bureau (CWB)....

 2020-09-28 01:37 

Central News Agency

Taiwan headline news - Focus Taiwan...

Taipei, Sept. 28 (CNA) The lead stories in major Taiwan dailies on Monday are as follows:...

 2020-09-28 00:13 

Central News Agency

Taiwan shares open higher - Focus Taiwan...

Taipei, Sept. 28 (CNA) Taiwan shares opened up 49.45 points at 12,282.36 on Monday on turnover of NT$2.767 billion (US$94.47 million)....

 2020-09-27 18:49 

Formosa News

Taipei Mayor Ko Wen-je infuriates southern politicians with remarks about southern school...
 2020-09-27 18:49 

Formosa News

Taiwanese mayors protest a global coalition of mayors labeling their cities as part of "China"...
 2020-09-27 18:49 

Formosa News

Panda diplomacy: How Tuan Tuan and Yuan Yuan came to Taiwan...
 2020-09-27 18:49 

Formosa News

Three more diplomatic allies call for Taiwan's inclusion in the UN...
 2020-09-27 18:49 

Formosa News

Wet and cool weather forecast for Monday, although nearby Typhoon Kujira poses no threat...
 2020-09-27 18:49 

Formosa News

Despite joining COVAX, geopolitics and transportation problems limit Taiwan's vaccine choices...
 2020-09-27 16:00 

Taipei Times

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DPP gathers to celebrate founding ...

Senior Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) members yesterday gathered to commemorate the party's founders and history at Taipei's Grand Hotel, the birthplace of the party, one day ahead of its 34th anniversary.Speaking at the event honoring the 135...

 2020-09-27 16:00 

Taipei Times

Virus Outbreak: Melbourne’s lockdown to be relaxed ...

An overnight curfew in Australia's second-largest city would be lifted this week, officials said yesterday, even as the global coronavirus toll inched toward 1 million dead. Victoria Premier Daniel Andrews said Melbourne residents would be free from t...

 2020-09-27 16:00 

Taipei Times

Air defense must be free of political calculation ...

In 1955, US general Benjamin Davis Jr, then-commander of the US' 13th Air Force, drew a maritime demarcation line in the middle of the Taiwan Strait, known as the median line. Under pressure from the US, Taiwan and China entered into a tacit agreement...

 2020-09-27 16:00 

Taipei Times

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Consumers warned over quality, safety of barbecue trays ...

Two out of 10 barbecue trays failed coating quality tests, while nine of them had labeling problems, the Executive Yuan's Department of Consumer Protection said on Saturday, warning consumers to be cautious when buying barbecuing equipment ahead of th...

 2020-09-27 16:00 

Taipei Times

LeBron James powers Lakers into NBA Finals ...

The Los Angeles Lakers, fueled by a triple-double from superstar LeBron James, on Saturday beat the Denver Nuggets 117-107 to reach the NBA Finals.With the win in the league's quarantine bubble in Orlando, Florida, the Lakers completed a 4-1 victory o...

 2020-09-27 16:00 

Taipei Times

John J. Tkacik On Taiwan: Lunch in the afternoon: The US, Taiwan and ‘China’s aggressive behavior’ ...

Midday in Manhattan on Wednesday, September 16, was sunny and mild. Even with the pandemic's "social distancing" it was a perfect day for "al fresco" dining with linen tablecloths and sidewalk potted palms outside one of New York City&...

 2020-09-27 16:00 

Taipei Times

Adesanya defends UFC title with second-round victory ...

Unbeaten Israel Adesanya yesterday defended his middleweight title in style with a dominant second-round stoppage of Paulo Costa at UFC 253.Poland's Jan Blachowicz also stopped Dominick Reyes late in the second round on Fight Island, the mixed martial...

 2020-09-27 16:00 

Taipei Times

US FDA approves Lotus’ cancer drug ...

Lotus Pharmaceutical Co Ltd () has received tentative approval from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for its abbreviated new drug application (ANDA) for lenalidomide, the company said in a statement on Friday.The ANDA approval is for 2.5mg, 5mg, ...

 2020-09-27 16:00 

Taipei Times

N Korea accuses South of search incursions ...

North Korea accused South Korea of sending ships across the disputed sea boundary to find the body of a man recently killed by North Korean troops, warning yesterday that the alleged intrusion could escalate tensions. South Korea said earlier that the Nor...

 2020-09-27 16:00 

Taipei Times

Refiners adjust diesel price only ...

Domestic diesel prices are this week to decrease by NT$0.1 per liter, but gasoline prices are to remain unchanged, even though international crude oil prices increased last week, CPC Corp, Taiwan (CPC, ) and Formosa Petrochemical Corp () announced separat...

 2020-09-27 16:00 

Taipei Times

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Early treatment key to limiting male hair loss ...

Male hair loss can be treated if discovered early enough, even male pattern baldness, a Taipei dermatologist said.The main cause of baldness in men is male pattern baldness, which is largely a congenital condition, Lin Sung-jan ( ), from National Taiwan U...

 2020-09-27 16:00 

Taipei Times

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Allies continue to push for Taiwan at UN ...

Leaders of Taiwan's diplomatic allies in the Caribbean on Saturday voiced their support for Taiwan's participation in international organizations on the fifth day of this year's UN General Assembly, citing the nation's success in containin...

 2020-09-27 16:00 

Taipei Times

EDITORIAL: Regulating a flawed industry ...

The Financial Supervisory Commission has in the past few years suspended key executives at local life insurance companies and levied harsher punishments against offenders. In just the past four months, it has penalized 56 life insurance firms, a rate of a...

 2020-09-27 16:00 

Taipei Times

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Constitution has little to do with Taiwan: professor ...

If the nation is to ratify a new constitution, it must first end any illusions about the current document's relevance to Taiwan, an academic told a forum in Taipei yesterday.For the constitutional revisionist movement to succeed, it needs public enthu...

 2020-09-27 16:00 

Taipei Times

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‘Someday Or One Day’ takes home four Golden Bells ...

The time travel and mystery drama Someday Or One Day ( ) took four major prizes at the 55th Golden Bell Awards for television productions in Taipei, including the award for Best Television Series, in an awards ceremony at the Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall in ...

 2020-09-27 16:00 

Taipei Times

[ Taiwan ]

Rain no barrier to climate change rally ...

More than 1,000 people braved yesterday's rain to march in Taipei to back calls for more government action on climate change, organizers said.The march was held in solidarity with the global Fridays for Future movement inspired by Swedish activist Gre...

 2020-09-27 16:00 

Taipei Times

Bottas triumphs, penalties shatter Hamilton’s hopes ...

Valtteri Bottas yesterday won the Russian Grand Prix for Mercedes after teammate and championship leader Lewis Hamilton collected two time penalties for infringements before the race had even started.Hamilton, who started on pole position in Sochi hoping ...

 2020-09-27 16:00 

Taipei Times

Tributes pour in for Australian trailblazer Ryan ...

Australian political figures yesterday paid tribute to the pioneering former Labor senator Susan Ryan, after her death was reported, praising her efforts to achieve equality and declaring that the Sex Discrimination Act 1984 would stand as her legacy.Labo...

 2020-09-27 16:00 

Taipei Times

Computer assemblers to leave China: MIC ...

Global laptop and desktop computer supply chains are expected to shift significantly away from China in the next 10 years, a Market Intelligence & Consulting Institute (MIC, ) report said. By 2030, only 40 percent of global laptop production would remain ...

 2020-09-27 16:00 

Taipei Times

Bamford strikes late as Leeds blunt Sheffield ...

Patrick Bamford scored a dramatic late winner as English Premier League new boys Leeds United snatched a 1-0 victory at Yorkshire rivals Sheffield United yesterday.Marcelo Bielsa's promoted side earned their second successive league win thanks to Bamf...

 2020-09-27 16:00 

Taipei Times

[ Taiwan ]

Videos made for young Japanese ...

The Taiwan Cultural Center in Tokyo has partnered with the Scholars Network for Education Trips to Taiwan (SNET Taiwan) to produce a series of 10 videos, Enjoy at Home Taiwan Museum, aimed at helping Japanese students understand Taiwan's history and c...

 2020-09-27 16:00 

Taipei Times

[ Taiwan ]

Taiwanese fishing boat collides with Japanese vessel ...

A Taiwanese fishing boat yesterday collided with a Japanese government vessel about 12 nautical miles (22.2km) west of the disputed Diaoyutai Islands (), with no reports of injuries, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs said in a statement yesterday.The Suao-r...

 2020-09-27 12:37 

China Post

Golden Bell Awards | Ko Chia-yen, Jack Yao named best leading....
 2020-09-27 12:15 

China Post

Taiwan Golden Bell | Janel Tsai, Mario Pu win best supporting....
 2020-09-27 12:13 

Central News Agency

Taiwan protests global group's designation of its cities (update) - Focus Taiwan...

Taipei, Sept. 27 (CNA) Taiwan has lodged a protest with the Global Covenant of Mayors for Climate and Energy (GCoM) over its listing of the six cities in Taiwan that are members of the group as being part of China....

 2020-09-27 12:05 

Central News Agency

Taiwan will not import COVID-19 vaccines made in China: minister - Focus Taiwan...

Taipei, Sept. 27 (CNA) Taiwan will not import COVID-19 vaccines manufactured in China due to a longstanding policy against importing China-made vaccines and other biological products, Minister of Health and Welfare Chen Shih-chung () reiterated Sunday....

 2020-09-27 12:03 

Central News Agency

Taiwan reports 2 additional local dengue fever cases - Focus Taiwan...

Taipei, Sept. 27 (CNA) Taiwan has reported two new confirmed cases of indigenous dengue fever in the past week that are believed to be part of a cluster infection associated with a bamboo shoots farm in Sanxia in New Taipei, the Centers for Disease Contro...

 2020-09-27 11:47 

China Post

Golden Bell Awards | 'Someday or One Day' takes 4 awards...
 2020-09-27 11:42 

Central News Agency

Taiwan fishing boat collides with Japanese ship near Diaoyutais - Focus Taiwan...

Taipei, Sept. 27 (CNA) A Taiwanese fishing boat collided with a Japanese government vessel in waters 12 nautical miles west of the disputed Diaoyutai Islands, with no reports of injuries, Taiwan's Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) said in a statement...

 2020-09-27 11:17 

Central News Agency

Rally against climate change demands more government action - Focus Taiwan...

Taipei, Sept. 27 (CNA) About 100 environmental activists affiliated with the global climate strike movement rallied outside the Legislative Yuan on Sunday, demanding that the government take more aggressive measures to cope with climate change....

 2020-09-27 10:53 

China Post

Golden Bell Awards | Celebrities in tears at Alien Huang's tribute....
 2020-09-27 09:55 

Central News Agency

Taiwan protests against global mayor group's designation of its cities - Focus Taiwan...

Taipei, Sept. 27 (CNA) Taiwan has lodged a protest with the Global Covenant of Mayors for Climate and Energy (GCoM) over its listing of the six cities in Taiwan that are members of the group as being part of China, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) s...

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