Chinese Civil War

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Name: Chinese Civil War
First reported Jul 30 2014 - Updated Jul 30 2014 - 1 reports

CNPC Four

A scandal has brought down four high-level executives at the country's largest oil company in two days, affecting two heavyweight listed companies and as many big oil fields.The Central Discipline Inspection Commission, the Communist Party's anti-corruption ... [Published Caixin Online - Jul 30 2014]
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 26 2014 - 1 reports

China’s territorial claims are weak

In September 2012, at a time of Diaoyutai/Senkaku Islands (釣魚台) crisis, I led an Australian delegation to Taiwan. Our first visit was with the then-foreign minister, Timothy Jin-tien Yang (楊進添), an old friend who had served as Taiwan’s representative ... [Published Taipei Times Online - Jul 25 2014]
First reported Jul 20 2014 - Updated Jul 20 2014 - 1 reports

The Lost Soldier of Myitkyina

"Mother, when the war is finished I will return home." At the beginning of 1944, Li Xiquan wrote his mother in Hunan Province just before his battalion, part of the China Expeditionary Force, set out on a mission to Yunnan Province in preparation for ... [Published Caixin Online - Jul 20 2014]
First reported Jul 19 2014 - Updated Jul 19 2014 - 1 reports

Are animals the best allies in war?

The government has given £250,000 to researchers to test the ability of honeybees to sniff out explosives in freight destined for cargo and passenger planes.Scientists say they can be trained to detect a single type of explosive, narcotic or chemical ... [Published BBC - Jul 19 2014]
First reported Jul 16 2014 - Updated Jul 16 2014 - 1 reports

Kinmen’s steely legacy

From the late 1950s until the late 1970s, China’s People’s Liberation Army (PLA) lobbed thousands of tons of steel, in the form of mortar shells, onto the island of Kinmen. Artisans would then collect the metal and process it into knifes which, due to ... [Published Taipei Times Online - Jul 16 2014]
First reported Jul 15 2014 - Updated Jul 15 2014 - 1 reports

A Downtown curb, a silent home and the unsolved mystery of the Chinese medals

Trash Wednesday draws out the plastic people in the old neighborhoods of Downtown Las Vegas. At daybreak, women who speak English as a second language wheel strollers down narrow streets first paved in the 1940s. They wear blue plastic gloves to retrieve ... [Published Las Vegas Weekly - Jul 15 2014]
First reported Jul 02 2014 - Updated Jul 03 2014 - 1 reports

Exhibition highlights the ROC Military Academy’s 90 years of service to nation

The 90th anniversary of the Republic of China (ROC) Military Academy is being marked with an extensive exhibition in Taipei.Running through Oct. 18 at the Armed Forces Museum, the exhibition provides an overall view of the role of the military throughout ... [Published Taipei Times Online - Jul 02 2014]
First reported Jul 02 2014 - Updated Jul 02 2014 - 1 reports

Spicing up New York

Dubbed one of New York’s Master Chefs by Bon Appetit magazine in 1985, 66-year-old Simon Teng (鄧瑞祥) is a Taiwanese chef who was on the frontline of boosting the profile of Taiwanese and Chinese cuisine in New York 40 years ago, and still continues to ... [Published Taipei Times Online - Jul 02 2014]
First reported Jul 01 2014 - Updated Jul 01 2014 - 1 reports

John Woo

(his Chinese name is 吴宇森 Wu Yusen) is a Hong Kong-based movie director and producer known for his work in the action genre, and particularly for his use of slow-motion and “bullet time” in fight sequences. His most famous films include Hard Boiled, Face/Off, ... [Published About - Jul 01 2014]
First reported Jun 03 2014 - Updated Jun 03 2014 - 1 reports

All need to re-examine their policies

On the 25th Anniversary of the Tiananmen Square Massacre, China should seriously reflect on its own responsibility for so much of its past suffering.Japanese atrocities and brutality toward China from 1937 to 1945 have been rightly and repeatedly condemned, ... [Published Taipei Times Online - Jun 03 2014]
First reported May 27 2014 - Updated May 28 2014 - 1 reports

‘Broad one-China framework’ set

Seven politicians and academics, headed by former Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) chairman Shih Ming-te (施明德), yesterday unveiled the “five principles” of a proposal, named the “broad one-China framework” (大一中原則), that they say could resolve the domestic ... [Published Taipei Times Online - May 27 2014]
First reported Apr 28 2014 - Updated Apr 29 2014 - 1 reports

Blast in NE China tourist spot kills 6

SHENYANG, April 28 (Xinhua) -- Six people were killed in an explosion on Monday afternoon in northeast China's Liaoning Province, local authorities said.The blast took place at 2 p.m. at a tourist destination in the city of Fushun as two workers were ... [Published Xinhua News Agency - Apr 28 2014]

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"Mother, when the war is finished I will return home." At the beginning of 1944, Li Xiquan wrote his mother in Hunan Province just before his battalion, part of the China Expeditionary Force, set out on a...
"There is an established lab technique and bees can be trained to sniff out bombs or explosives, but we need to find sufficient investment."
"When she came to my school and told me the truth, it was, as she later told me, because my teacher had called to say I had been naughty," he said. "But I only got to know the whole story in the mid-1960s, during the Vietnam War, when we were invited to meet visiting Vietnamese officials."

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CNPC Four [Published Caixin Online - Jul 30 2014]
China’s territorial claims are weak [Published Taipei Times Online - Jul 25 2014]
The Lost Soldier of Myitkyina [Published Caixin Online - Jul 20 2014]
Are animals the best allies in war? [Published BBC - Jul 19 2014]
HUTCHISON WHAMPOA : Inside China's military mel... [Published 4 Traders - Jul 16 2014]
Kinmen’s steely legacy [Published Taipei Times Online - Jul 16 2014]
A Downtown curb, a silent home and the unsolved... [Published Las Vegas Weekly - Jul 15 2014]
Spicing up New York [Published Taipei Times Online - Jul 02 2014]
Exhibition highlights the ROC Military Academy’... [Published Taipei Times Online - Jul 02 2014]
John Woo [Published About - Jul 01 2014]
All need to re-examine their policies [Published Taipei Times Online - Jun 03 2014]
‘Broad one-China framework’ set [Published Taipei Times Online - May 27 2014]
Taiwan sees China as both threat and opportunity [Published Turkish Press - May 08 2014]
Blast in NE China tourist spot kills 6 [Published Xinhua News Agency - Apr 28 2014]
Understand context of 228 Incident [Published Taipei Times Online - Mar 13 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]
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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]
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