Day: March 17, 2020

Taiwanese opera performer Hsiao Feng Hsien dies at 79

| March 17, 2020 | | 0

Taipei, Taiwanese opera star Hsiao Feng Hsien (???), who was renowned for her performances in the Chou -- or clown role -- in Yang Li-hua's (???) theater troupe, died Tuesday at the age of 79, …

Yuan T. Lee honored by U.S. sciences academy for human rights

| March 17, 2020 | | 0

Taipei, Taiwanese chemist Yuan T. Lee (???) is one of 10 Nobel Prize-winning scientists being honored in a photographic exhibition organized by America's National Academy of Sciences (NAS) for their contributions to the field of …

Tigerair Taiwan announces major flight cuts as pandemic surges

| March 17, 2020 | | 0

Taipei, Tigerair Taiwan announced massive flight cuts in the wake of the escalating global novel coronavirus pandemic on Tuesday, when Taiwan extended its highest Level 3 travel alert to cover virtually all of Asia and …

Diplomatic ‘incident’ no threat to Taiwan-Haiti relations: MOFA

| March 17, 2020 | | 0

Taipei, A reported "incident" between Taiwan's top diplomat in Haiti and the president of that country does not threaten formal relations between the two countries, Taiwan's Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) said Tuesday.

Haiti is …

Taiwan shares extend heavy losses, end below 9,500 points

| March 17, 2020 | | 0

Taipei, Shares in Taiwan continued to plunge Tuesday, dropping more than 200 points to end below 9,500, as investors took cues from a dive of the Dow Jones Industrial Average overnight, amid growing concerns about …

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