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KMT decides to include Han Kuo-yu in presidential primary

| April 24, 2019 | | 0

Taipei, The opposition Kuomintang (KMT) decided Wednesday to include all its presidential hopefuls, including Kaohsiung Mayor Han Kuo-yu, in its primary to select the party’s candidate for the 2020 presidential election.The KMT’s decision-making body,…

Taiwan shares end above 11,000 points amid late session buying

| April 23, 2019 | | 0

Taipei, Shares in Taiwan moved moderately higher to close above the 11,000 point mark as select large cap stocks in the electronics and non-high tech sectors posted gains on the back of late trading, dealers said.Turnover remained thin, with many inve…

Taiwan again rated world’s 4th best place to invest: BERI

| April 22, 2019 | | 0

Taipei, Taiwan has maintained its status as the world’s fourth best investment destination in the latest U.S. Business Environment Risk Intelligence (BERI) report, the Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA) said in a statement Monday.Taiwan received a to…

VietJet Air to launch regular flights between Da Nang and Taiwan

| April 19, 2019 | | 0

Taipei, Vietnamese budget carrier VietJet Air will begin operating regular flights between Da Nang and Taiwan in June, the Civil Aeronautics Administration (CAA) said Friday.The CAA said the agency has given VietJet Air the green light to fly between …

Winning numbers for Thursday’s Taiwan lotteries

| April 18, 2019 | | 0

Taipei, The winning numbers for Taiwan’s “Power Lottery” on Thursday were 23, 28, 22, 04, 01 and 30 in the first section of the ticket and 02 in the second section, Taiwan Lottery said.Meanwhile, the winning numbers for the “Jin Cai 539” lottery were …

Taiwan shares extend momentum as electronics sector gains

| April 17, 2019 | | 0

Taipei, Shares in Taiwan strengthened Wednesday from a session earlier as the bellwether electronics sector continued momentum, led by large-cap stocks, although the gains were capped ahead of 11,000 points, dealers said.Hon Hai Precision Industry Co….

Taiwan shares close up 0.65%

| April 15, 2019 | | 0

Taipei, Taiwan shares closed up 70.3 points, or 0.65 percent, at 10,875.6 Monday on turnover of NT$118.76 billion (US$3.85 billion). Source: Focus Taiwan News Channel

Washington urged not to refer to ‘one China’ policy

| April 14, 2019 | | 0

Taipei, A former U.S. official urged Washington Sunday not to refer to its “one China” policy in a diplomatic setting when it comes to cross-Taiwan Strait relations, as it is confusing and misleading.”There are a lot of other measures that the U.S. co…

Declassifying files helpful for transitional justice: commission

| April 13, 2019 | | 0

Taipei, The Transitional Justice Commission (TJC) said Saturday that it expects that efforts to declassify secret files concerning several major political cases will help the commission’s investigation and come up with facts in a bid to push for trans…

KMT lawmakers demand NCC treat all news media outlets fairly

| April 12, 2019 | | 0

Taipei, A group of Kuomintang (KMT) legislators visited the National Communications Commission (NCC) Friday, urging the agency to execute its responsibilities even-handedly, after it slapped heavy fines on cable news channel CTi News for what it calle…

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