Day: March 2, 2019

New cross-strait crisis possible around 2020: U.S. expert

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Taipei, A U.S. scholar warned of a possible cross-Taiwan Strait crisis around 2020 as he believes China's pressure campaign against Taiwan could intensify in the lead-up to and immediately following Taiwan's 2020 presidential election.

Michael …

Tsai calls for Taiwan-Japan talks on security

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Taipei, President Tsai Ing-wen has said she would welcome dialogue with Japan at the governmental level to discuss security, according to an exclusive interview published Saturday in the Sankei Shimbun.

The Japanese newspaper noted that …

Pope’s special envoy attends inauguration of senior care home

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Taipei, Cardinal Fernando Filoni, Pope Francis' special envoy and prefect of the Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples, on Saturday attended the unveiling of a statue of the Holy Family at a newly-inaugurated senior care …

Winning numbers for Saturday’s Taiwan lotteries

| March 2, 2019 | | 0

Taipei, The winning numbers for Taiwan's "Grand Fortune" lottery Saturday were 22, 15, 12, 32, 11, 35 and 14 plus the special number 06, Taiwan Lottery Co. said.

Meanwhile, the "Jin Cai 539" (??539) lottery's …

TRA touts train travel with cherry blossom views

| March 2, 2019 | | 0

Taipei, The Taiwan Railways Administration (TRA) on Saturday listed nine routes or stations across the country that either feature cherry blossoms or provide easy access to scenic areas to view the flower in bloom during …

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