Chinese Civil War

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Name: Chinese Civil War
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 1 reports

Chinese Yuan - CNY

If you ever have the need to travel to China on business or for a holiday, you will need to exchange your home currency for the Chinese yuan. The name is actually slightly misleading because you will also hear the currency referred to as the yuan renminbi. ... [Published Currency Converter - Apr 15 2014]
First reported Apr 09 2014 - Updated Apr 09 2014 - 1 reports

The forgotten story of Communist spies in Taiwan

Behind Beijng's Unsung Heroes Memorial Square lies a painful history that is only now being acknowledged by the Chinese government after more than 60 years, reports the Guangzhou-based Southern Weekly, also referred to as Southern Weekend.The 3,000-square ... [Published Want China Times - Apr 09 2014]
First reported Apr 08 2014 - Updated Apr 08 2014 - 1 reports

Time Bombs

In clearing away debris surrounding ancestral tombs over the Qingming Festival, villagers in Henan Province discovered artillery and ammunition left behind from the battlelines of the Chinese Civil War ... [Published Caixin Online - Apr 08 2014]
First reported Apr 07 2014 - Updated Apr 07 2014 - 1 reports

OCAC striving to repatriate descendents of lost army in Thailand

The China Post news staffTAIPEI, Taiwan -- In a Legislative Yuan briefing yesterday Overseas Community Affairs Council (OCAC, 僑委會) Minister Chen Shih-Kwei (陳士魁) reported to lawmakers of an initiative would allow for the repatriation of R.O.C. nationals ... [Published China Post - Apr 07 2014]
First reported Apr 03 2014 - Updated Apr 03 2014 - 1 reports

PMQ: The new creative hub

After years of vacancy, the former Police Married Quarters in Central is about to launch as a creative hub for local design talent. Anna Cummins explores what we can look forward to when the newly renovated and highly anticipated PMQ opens its doors in ... [Published Time Out Hong Kong - Apr 03 2014]
First reported Mar 31 2014 - Updated Mar 31 2014 - 1 reports

Taipei Makes Me Feel At Home

Germaine LimMOVE over, Bangkok and Kuala Lumpur.Those looking for an alternative getaway may want to consider Taipei.The Taiwanese capital is local actor Sebastian Tan’s new favourite holiday destination.The 37-year-old told The New Paper that more than ... [Published SG Travellers - Mar 31 2014]
First reported Mar 26 2014 - Updated Mar 26 2014 - 1 reports

Martyr’s Shrine

Very close to RTI’s studios is the . It houses the pictures and spirit tablets of those who gave their lives founding or defending the Republic of China.  Those enshrined here include those who died during the 1911 Revolution, and the Northern Expedition ... [Published Radio Taiwan International - Mar 26 2014]
First reported Mar 26 2014 - Updated Mar 26 2014 - 1 reports

Taiwan's president asks protesters to talk over trade deal

(CNN) -- A week after students seized Taiwan's legislative building over a controversial trade deal with China, Taiwan's president Ma Ying-jeou agreed to meet with protest leaders to help end the standoff and allow the legislature to get back on track, ... [Published CNN - Mar 26 2014]
Entities: Taiwan, Protest, China
First reported Mar 20 2014 - Updated Mar 20 2014 - 1 reports

Taiwan's sit-in students react to fast-tracked China pact

Liu Tsong-yan and Chen Bo-jen stand on the wall of the parliament building in Taipei and hold on to the bars. "The service trade pact must not be rubber-stamped like that," says law student Liu, adding that this would mean the end of Taiwan.His colleague ... [Published Deutsche Welle - Mar 20 2014]
First reported Mar 18 2014 - Updated Mar 18 2014 - 1 reports

History in a bowl!

It’s hard to imagine the epic journey these noodles have made from the kitchen’s of Chinese Muslims in the Tang Dynasty. Now clearly the noodles in the picture, which are a popular Taipei dish, aren’t that old. But the tradition that resulted in this ... [Published Radio Taiwan International - Mar 18 2014]
Entities: Taipei, Taiwan, Tang Dynasty
First reported Mar 11 2014 - Updated Mar 11 2014 - 1 reports

Fresh hope for China-Taiwan relations

The People’s Republic of China and Taiwan have held their highest level talks since Taiwan’s secession from China during the Chinese Civil War, which ended in 1949.During a meeting in Nanjing last month, described by Taiwan’s Mainland Affairs minister ... [Published Nouse.co.uk - Mar 11 2014]
First reported Feb 28 2014 - Updated Mar 01 2014 - 1 reports

228-67 YEARS ON: Curriculum change task force head calls 228 ‘small’

National Taiwan University professor Wang Hsiao-po (王曉波), who also served as the convener of the Ministry of Education’s curriculum adjustment task force, yesterday said that the killing of 20,000 people by former president Chiang Kai-shek’s (蔣介石) Nationalist ... [Published Taipei Times Online - Feb 28 2014]

Quotes

"Today, Kuomintang generals like my father are described as national heroes and patriotic figures again in mainland China" said Pao. He said that Deng Xiaoping even tried to invite his father back to Beijing for a reconciliation ceremony between the guerrilla fighters from...
"We certainly support Taiwan's vibrant democracy, which allows for this kind of robust political dialogue" Harf said
"We are tired, very tired. But we will continue on for democracy" a spokesperson for the movement, Lin Fei-fan told CNN on Monday
The protesters have vowed to occupy the parliament until Friday, when lawmakers are set to hold a full session to review the pact. "If the government really cares about its citizens, then now is the time to listen to us" said Liu Tsong-yan and Chen Bo-jen

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Chinese Yuan - CNY [Published Currency Converter - Apr 15 2014]
The forgotten story of Communist spies in Taiwan [Published Want China Times - Apr 09 2014]
Time Bombs [Published Caixin Online - Apr 08 2014]
OCAC striving to repatriate descendents of lost... [Published China Post - Apr 07 2014]
PMQ: The new creative hub [Published Time Out Hong Kong - Apr 03 2014]
Taipei Makes Me Feel At Home [Published SG Travellers - Mar 31 2014]
My father's war against Japan and Communists: r... [Published Want China Times - Mar 29 2014]
Martyr’s Shrine [Published Radio Taiwan International - Mar 26 2014]
Taiwan's president asks protesters to talk over... [Published CNN - Mar 26 2014]
CPC hopes for pipeline connection to China [Published Interfax Energy - Mar 24 2014]
Taiwan police clash with students protesting Ch... [Published CNN - Mar 24 2014]
Taiwan's sit-in students react to fast-tracked ... [Published Deutsche Welle - Mar 20 2014]
History in a bowl! [Published Radio Taiwan International - Mar 18 2014]
Crimea: What Could Have Been [Published The Globalist - Mar 16 2014]
Understand context of 228 Incident [Published Taipei Times Online - Mar 13 2014]
Fresh hope for China-Taiwan relations [Published Nouse.co.uk - Mar 11 2014]
Xi pushes for dialogue with Taiwan [Published Nikkei Asian Review - Mar 10 2014]
228-67 YEARS ON: Curriculum change task force h... [Published Taipei Times Online - Feb 28 2014]
EDITORIAL: Avoid outrageous religious rhetoric [Published Taipei Times Online - Feb 24 2014]
MAC Minister Wang in historic meeting [Published Taipei Times Online - Feb 11 2014]
A.M. Links: Shirley Temple Dead at 85, Internet... [Published Hit & Run - Feb 11 2014]
Hyperinflation – 10 Worst Cases [Published Zero Hedge - Feb 06 2014]
US must be clear on core values [Published Taipei Times Online - Jan 26 2014]
Proper development of hillsides [Published Taipei Times Online - Dec 18 2013]
Declaration ‘intended to return Taiwan to ROC’ [Published Taipei Times Online - Dec 01 2013]
Lien Chan’s muddleheaded award [Published Taipei Times Online - Nov 20 2013]
CNN's GUT CHECK for November 1, 2013 [Published CNN Political Ticker - Nov 01 2013]
KMT, CCP both see their home in China [Published Taipei Times Online - Oct 20 2013]
In Taiwan's missile show, nearly one-third miss... [Published Topnews.in - Jan 18 2011]
Fact Sheet for Communist Party of China (China) [Published Able2Act - Apr 03 2006]
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