News and Events in Taiwan


2010-09-30 Taiwan News Quick Take (Taipei Times)

Crocodile alert issued

2010-06-02 Taiwan News Quick Take (Taipei Times)

2010-05-20 Taiwan News Quick Take (Taipei Times)

MA: TWO YEARS IN OFFICE: Ma denies political game behind ECFA

DON’T BLAME ME: Asked to comment on the recent downgrading of Taiwan’s freedom of the press, the president said the blame lies with the media industry
By Ko Shu-ling
President Ma Ying-jeou (馬英九) yesterday said the administration’s plan to sign an economic cooperation framework agreement (ECFA) with Beijing next month remained unchanged, but denied that the trade pact was a means to meet a political agenda.

2010-05-03 Taiwan News Quick Take (Taipei Times)

Vendor flies to US to receive ‘Time’ award
'IT'S NOT A CONTEST'’: So poor she could not finish elementary school, Chen Shu-chu has donated about NT$10 million to various causes over the years
By Shelley Huang

Vegetable vendor Chen Shu-chu (陳樹菊) is heading to New York today to receive her award as one of the 100 most influential persons in the world in this year’s Time magazine list, an official said yesterday.

2010-04-21 Taiwan News Quick Take (Taipei Times)

Taiwan News Quick Take

2009-12-31 Taiwan Wins 4 Gold and 2 Silver Medals at 6th International Junior Science Olympiad in 2009

On December 11, good news was received from the Taiwanese contestants in the 6th International Junior Science Olympiad in 2009. They had won 4 gold and 2 silver medals and had ranked second among the 45 countries that sent a total of 258 students to compete in the event.

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