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Taiwan shares close up 0.59%

| July 18, 2018 | | 0

Taipei, Taiwan shares closed up 63.47 points, or 0.59 percent, at 10,842.46 Wednesday on turnover of NT$162.54 billion (US$5.32 billion).

Source: Focus Taiwan News Channel

Sunny skies forecast for western Taiwan; rain likely in east

| July 17, 2018 | | 0

Taipei, Western Taiwan will see sunny skies Tuesday while rain is forecast for the east as it comes under the influence of a tropical depression system, according to the Central Weather Bureau (CWB).

CWB forecaster …

Taiwan, Japan sign MOU on toxic chemical disaster response

| July 16, 2018 | | 0

Taipei, Taiwan's state-funded Industrial Technology Research Institute (ITRI) and the Maritime Disaster Prevention Center (MDPC) of Japan signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) Monday to cooperate on responses to toxic chemical disasters.

The pact will …

Proposal to replace DPP’s Taiwan independence platform shot down

| July 15, 2018 | | 0

Taipei, A proposal to replace the Democratic Progressive Party's (DPP) previous pro-Taiwan independence resolutions with a provision stressing the maintenance of the status quo across the Taiwan Strait was vetoed at the party's annual congress …

Teco eyes electric vehicle market in India

| July 13, 2018 | | 0

Bangalore, India, Teco Electric & Machinery Co., one of Taiwan's leading electric motor suppliers, is planning to team up with Japanese and Indian partners to enter the electric vehicle market in India.

Sophia Chiu (???), …

Taiwan shares close up 0.58%

| July 12, 2018 | | 0

Taipei, Taiwan shares closed up 61.54 points, or 0.58 percent, at 10,738.38 Thursday on turnover of NT$131.52 billion (US$4.31 billion).

Source: Focus Taiwan News Channel

Seven colleges to open indigenous language centers

| July 11, 2018 | | 0

Taipei, The Council of Indigenous People (CIP) and seven universities are set to launch teacher training courses to certify at least 210 teachers of languages of Taiwan's indigenous tribes, the council said recently.

The decline …

School, office closures to start Tuesday afternoon (update)

| July 10, 2018 | | 0

Taipei, Several cities and counties in northern Taiwan, including Taipei, New Taipei, Keelung, Taoyuan, Hsinchu County Hsinchu City, and Miaoli County have announced school and office closures starting at 4 p.m. Tuesday.

Some areas will …

Taiwan to launch tourism video aimed at Muslim market in August

| July 9, 2018 | | 0

Taipei, A Taiwan travel promotional video featuring Mira Filzah, a popular actress and TV host in Malaysia, and targeting Muslim visitors will premiere in the Southeast Asian country in late August, the Taiwan Tourism Bureau …

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