Chinese Civil War

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Name: Chinese Civil War
First reported Aug 16 2014 - Updated Aug 16 2014 - 1 reports

Sat 8/16: Stamped: China Proclaims Its Changing of the Guard

Lectures Stamped: China Proclaims Its Changing of the Guard The Chinese Civil War (1945-1949) was not just about ideology and combat — hyperinflation during the war years also played a crucial role in allowing Mao Zedong’s Communist Army to triumph over ... [Published San Diego Reader - Aug 16 2014]
First reported Aug 12 2014 - Updated Aug 12 2014 - 1 reports

No power, fenced in by PLA torpedo boats: how ROC vet won through at Kinmen

During the Second Taiwan Strait Crisis of 1958, when the PLA unleashed a sustained artillery bombardment on the Republic of China's frontline position on Kinmen (Quemoy), Charles Tang was aboard a landing ship that found itself surrounded by PLA torpedo ... [Published Want China Times - Aug 12 2014]
First reported Aug 09 2014 - Updated Aug 10 2014 - 1 reports

Time for Taiwan and China to handle their deeper conflicts

The 2014 Peace and Prosperity Forum hosted by our sister paper Want Daily opened at the Grand Hotel in Taipei on Thursday, attended by Want Want chairman Tsai Eng-meng and Sun Yafu, vice president of China's Association for Relations Across the Taiwan ... [Published Want China Times - Aug 09 2014]
First reported Aug 07 2014 - Updated Aug 07 2014 - 1 reports

Major Wars of 20th Century

The 20th century was dominated by wars and conflicts. Some of these, like World War I and World War II, were large enough to encompass nearly the entire world. Others, like the Chinese Civil War, remained local yet still caused the death of millions of ... [Published ZDNet - Aug 07 2014]
First reported Aug 07 2014 - Updated Aug 07 2014 - 1 reports

Want Want's Tsai touts cross-strait reconciliation statement

Taiwan and China should issue a joint "statement of reconciliation" to pave the way for a "cross-strait integration" that will create a win-win situation for both sides, says Tsai Eng-meng, chairman of Want Want China Holdings Limited, which owns Want ... [Published Want China Times - Aug 07 2014]
First reported Aug 05 2014 - Updated Aug 05 2014 - 1 reports

President Ma meets Director Paul Gewirtz of Yale Law School's China Law Center

President Ma Ying-jeou met on the afternoon of July 25 with Professor Paul Gewirtz, director of Yale Law School's China Law Center. After welcoming Professor Gewirtz to Taiwan, the president exchanged opinions with his guest on Taiwan's legal system as ... [Published Office of the President, Taiwan - Aug 05 2014]
First reported Aug 03 2014 - Updated Aug 03 2014 - 1 reports

Toad Mountain awarded cultural landscape status

Toad Mountain (蟾蜍山), near Taipei’s Gongguan (公館) commercial district, has been listed as a cultural landscape by the Taipei City Government, helping residents, whose families settled there following the Chinese Civil War more than 60 years ago, to escape ... [Published Taipei Times Online - Aug 03 2014]
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]

Quotes

..."The 823 Artillery Bombardment was an important event in the history of Taiwan," said Tang. "As a veteran who took part in that conflict, I am proud to have preserved the freedom of our nation from Communism."
"Though this is just a formality, the real significance of the gesture is that will symbolize the official end of the Chinese Civil War," Tsai said. "In fact, once we gain a deeper understanding we will discover that there is no profound hatred between the Taiwanese people and the Communist Party."
"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."

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Sat 8/16: Stamped: China Proclaims Its Changing... [Published San Diego Reader - Aug 16 2014]
No power, fenced in by PLA torpedo boats: how R... [Published Want China Times - Aug 12 2014]
Time for Taiwan and China to handle their deepe... [Published Want China Times - Aug 09 2014]
Major Wars of 20th Century [Published ZDNet - Aug 07 2014]
Want Want's Tsai touts cross-strait reconciliat... [Published Want China Times - Aug 07 2014]
President Ma meets Director Paul Gewirtz of Yal... [Published Office of the President, Taiwan - Aug 05 2014]
Toad Mountain awarded cultural landscape status [Published Taipei Times Online - Aug 03 2014]
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]
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]
A.M. Links: Shirley Temple Dead at 85, Internet... [Published Hit & Run - Feb 11 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]
Fact Sheet for Communist Party of China (China) [Published Able2Act - Apr 03 2006]
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