Pension system reform most urgent issue for government: President

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Taipei, June 23 (CNA) President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) said Thursday that reforming Taiwan’s nearly bankrupt retirement pension system is the

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Majority confident new government can solve problems

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Taipei, June 23 (CNA) More than 56 percent of people in Taiwan think that the new administration led by President … Read More

China Airlines new chairman named

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Taipei, June 23 (CNA) Ho Nuan-hsuan (何煖軒), a former deputy minister of transportation, has been appointed chairman of China Airlines … Read More

TransAsia Airways to sell or lease A330 aircraft

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Taipei, June 20 (CNA) TransAsia Airways, a mid-sized international carrier in Taiwan, said Monday that it will sell or lease … Read More

Taiwan promoting luxury cruise liner travel

201606200030t0002Kaohsiung, June 20 (CNA) The Taiwan International Ports Corp. (TIPC), a state-run company that is tasked with handling port business, … Read More

President wins higher public approval than her Cabinet

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Taipei, June 20 (CNA) One month after she was sworn in as Taiwan’s first female president May 20, Tsai Ing-wen … Read More

Foreign minister-designate watching for diplomatic war with China

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Taipei, May 16 (CNA) Foreign Minister-designate David Lee (李大維) said Monday that he is keeping close tabs on a possible … Read More

Government changes course on Sunflower Movement protesters

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Taipei, May 23 (CNA) Premier Lin Chuan (林全) has decided to withdraw criminal charges filed by the previous Cabinet in … Read More

Stanley Kao to serve as Taiwan’s new representative to the U.S.

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Taipei, May 21 (CNA) Stanley Kao (高碩泰) has been named as Taiwan’s new representative to the United States, according to … Read More

Tsai administration to present pension reform proposal within 1 year

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Taipei, May 20 (CNA) Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文), the newly sworn-in president of Taiwan, said Friday that her administration will present … Read More

‘One China’ is Republic of China: MAC

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Taipei, May 17 (CNA) The Mainland Affairs Council (MAC) reiterated Tuesday that the Republic of China is a sovereign state … Read More

‘The Assassin’ tops Asian Film Award nominations

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Taipei, Feb. 3 (CNA) The martial arts movie “The Assassin” (刺客聶隱娘) received nine nominations, including best film, best director, best … Read More

Taiwan to intensify Zika prevention measures at airports

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Taipei, Feb. 3 (CNA) Taiwan’s Centers for Disease Control (CDC) will strengthen surveillance and preventive measures against the Zika virus, … Read More

China Airlines mulling formation of professional baseball team

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Taipei, Feb. 2 (CNA) The Chinese Professional Baseball League (CPBL) on Tuesday invited China Airlines (CAL), Taiwan’s largest air carrier, … Read More

Taiwan no hindrance to navigation freedom in South China Sea: MOFA

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Taipei, Jan. 30 (CNA) The Republic of China (Taiwan) has held Taiping Island, the largest island in the Spratly Islands, … Read More

First Chinese travelers transiting via Taiwan expected Monday

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Taipei, Jan. 31 (CNA) The first group of Chinese air travelers who will make a transit through Taiwan before flying … Read More

Tsai Ing-wen backs ROC sovereignty over Taiping Island

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Taipei, Jan. 29 (CNA) President-elect Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) said Friday that she has consistently insisted on the Republic of China’s … Read More

Remarks by President Ma Ying-jeou on Taiping Island

Unknown-1On Jan. 28, ROC President Ma Ying-jeou led government officials and scholars on a visit to Taiping Island in the … Read More

U.S. officials arrive to show support for Taiwan’s continued growth

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Taipei, Jan. 17 (CNA) Two senior officials of the United States arrived Sunday to show Washington’s support for Taiwan’s continued … Read More

Taiwan to start FTA talks with Japan: president-elect

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Taipei, Jan. 17 (CNA) President-elect Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) of the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) said Sunday that Taiwan intends to … Read More

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