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Taipei, Jan. 18 (CNA) Former Philippine beauty queens Maggie Wilson and Parul Shah, who are currently in Taiwan shooting three short films to promote tourism in the country, said on Wednesday they were very impressed with the hospitality of local people, street food and easy access to tourist…
01.18 / 10:45
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Taipei, Jan. 18 (CNA) Miaoli police on Wednesday arrested a man on suspicion of smuggling exotic ants from China and selling them over the…
01.18 / 10:44
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Taipei, Jan. 18 (CNA) Shares in Taiwan ended down slightly Wednesday after drops in the stock markets in Europe and the United States, dealers…
01.18 / 09:02
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Beijing, Jan. 18 (CNA) An annual festival showcasing Beijing's culture in Taiwan that has been held in Kaohsiung for the past five years will be moved to New Taipei this year, a switch that Taiwan's ruling party suggested may have been politically…
01.18 / 08:21
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Taipei, Jan. 18 (CNA) A "hop-on, hop-off" double-decker bus service, the first of its kind in Taiwan, hit the road in Taipei Wednesday, allowing tourists to visit major tourist spots in the capital in four hours for NT$300…
01.18 / 07:59
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Taipei, Jan. 18 (CNA) Taiwan will continue to warm up on Wednesday as a cold air mass weakens, with highs expected to reach 22-27 degrees Celsius around the island, but an incoming cold air mass could push temperatures down to around 10 degrees over the weekend, the Central Weather Bureau…
01.18 / 03:13
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Taipei, Jan. 17 (CNA) Taiwan is looking to deepen industrial cooperation with Japan and work together to develop overseas markets, Vice President Chen Chien-jen (陳建仁) said on Tuesd…
01.17 / 15:36
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Taipei, Jan. 17 (CNA) Taiwan Lottery on Tuesday announced bonus plans for a range of lottery games from Jan. 23 to Feb. 7 as part of celebrations for the upcoming Chinese Lunar New…
01.17 / 13:13
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The weighted index on the Taiwan Stock Exchange opened at 9,301.96 points today. After moving between 9,354.53 and 9,294,68, the index closed at 9,354.53, up 62.20. Turnover totaled NT$57…
01.17 / 10:08
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Taipei, Jan. 17 (CNA) Taiwan fell by one place from a year ago to 34th in the 2016 Anholt-GfK Roper Nation Brands IndexSM report, behind Japan, Singapore, South Korea and China, the Ministry of Economic Affairs said…
01.17 / 08:05
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Taipei, Jan. 16 (CNA) Republic of China (Taiwan) passports have a power ranking of 28th, indicating a relatively high level of travel freedom for its citizens, according to the Passport Index created by financial advisory firm Arton…
01.16 / 18:04
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San Francisco, Jan. 14 (CNA) The protest that took place outside the hotel where President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) stayed during her stopover in San Francisco on Saturday was normal in a democratic society, said American Institute in Taiwan Chairman James Moriarty, according to Tsai's spoke…
01.15 / 12:28
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Taipei, Jan. 15 (CNA) Runners from Kenya dominated the 2017 Kinmen Marathon on Sunday, taking the top place in both the men's and women's…
01.15 / 09:44
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