Taipei

Type: City
Name: Taipei
Country: Taiwan
Latitude: 25.02
Longitude: 121.449997
population: 2,514,794
First reported 19 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 2 reports

Suicide cause of Hon Hai employee death - media

TAIPEI, July 30 (Reuters) - An employee of a subsidiary of Taiwan's Hon Hai Precision Industry Co Ltd that was found dead in the Chinese city of Shenzhen committed suicide, according to Chinese media reports. In a statement released Tuesday, the company, ... [Published Sharenet - 2 hours ago]
First reported Jul 29 2014 - Updated 3 hours ago - 3 reports

11 Control Yuan nominees rejected, 16 approved

CNATAIPEI -- The Legislative Yuan rejected 11 nominees for the Control Yuan Tuesday, but approved 16 others during a confirmation vote.The 11 Control Yuan nominees who were rejected are incumbent Control Yuan members Cheng Jen-hung (程仁宏), Shen Mei-chen ... [Published China Post - 9 hours ago]
First reported 7 hours ago - Updated 4 hours ago - 2 reports

Record number volunteer for Taiwan military service

TAIPEI - A salary raise for voluntary soldiers that was approved by the government earlier this year has proved successful as an incentive to boost recruitment as the latest numbers show a record-high number of applicants have applied to join the R.O.C. ... [Published Asiaone - 4 hours ago]
First reported 23 hours ago - Updated 10 hours ago - 2 reports

Premier to face court over evictions

Premier Jiang Yi-huah (江宜樺) is to appear in the Taipei District Court today after being accused of attempted murder by Sunflower activists who were beaten by police after occupying the Executive Yuan.It is the first time a premier has been accused of ... [Published Taipei Times Online - 10 hours ago]
First reported Jul 28 2014 - Updated 11 hours ago - 3 reports

Ko Wen-je upholds fresh image

When it comes to the mayoral elections, Taipei is well-known for having more pan-blue, pro-Chinese Nationalist Party (KMT) supporters than pan-green Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) backers.In recent mayoral elections, the only victory by the DPP was ... [Published Taipei Times Online - 11 hours ago]
Entities: Taipei, Ko Wen-Je, Lien
First reported 15 hours ago - Updated 14 hours ago - 2 reports

Chat app Line plans a 'flash sales' expansion in SE Asia

CNATAIPEI -- Japan-based Line Corp., operator of the popular mobile messaging application Line, plans to bring its “flash sales” initiative to more countries in Southeast Asia as it pushes into the mobile commerce market.Kang Hyun-bin, head of the business ... [Published China Post - 14 hours ago]
First reported Jul 28 2014 - Updated 20 hours ago - 7 reports

Ma calls for acceleration of trade pacts

Economy President Ma Ying-jeou speaks on regional economic integration July 28 at the national conference on trade and economic affairs in Taipei City. (Courtesy of Presidential Office)Time is of the essence in sealing regional trade pacts, President ... [Published Taiwan Today - 20 hours ago]
First reported Jul 28 2014 - Updated 20 hours ago - 2 reports

ROC first lady set for Japan visit

Life ROC first lady Chow Mei-ching is set to promote cultural exchanges between Taiwan and Japan during her upcoming visit to the Northeast Asian nation. (CNA)ROC first lady Chow Mei-ching will lead Vox Nativa Children’s Choir on a visit to Japan and ... [Published Taiwan Today - 20 hours ago]
Entities: First Lady, TNM, Japan
First reported Jul 28 2014 - Updated 20 hours ago - 2 reports

Sisters win judo gold for Taiwan at Asian Open

Life Lien Chen-ling is in a reflective mood after winning gold at the Asian Open July 28 in Taipei . (Courtesy of Chang Su-lin)Two Taiwan sisters bagged gold medals on the final day of this year’s International Judo Federation Asian Open July 28 in Taipei ... [Published Taiwan Today - 20 hours ago]
Entities: Lien, Taiwan, Taipei, Japan, Incheon
First reported 22 hours ago - Updated 20 hours ago - 4 reports

Gregory So to visit Taiwan

Secretary for Commerce & Economic Development Gregory So will hold a two-day visit to Taiwan from tomorrow.In Taipei he will meet Taiwan’s head of tourism David Hsieh, in Mr So’s capacity as the Hong Kong-Taiwan Economic & Cultural Co-operation & Promotion ... [Published ISD.gov.hk - 20 hours ago]
First reported Jul 28 2014 - Updated Jul 29 2014 - 3 reports

Speaker Mark-Viverito, Council members travel to Taiwan to p...

The City Council speaker is going all the way to Taipei to pick up some pricey trash tips.Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito, joined by five other Council members, landed Monday in Taiwan for a six-day fact-finding junket.The group planned to meet with city ... [Published New York Daily News - Jul 29 2014]
First reported Jul 28 2014 - Updated Jul 28 2014 - 2 reports

A Youbike over troubled bridges

Youbike’s expansion to New Taipei City could mean that integrated bicycle transportation between it and Taipei is close at hand. But building too many Youbike stations before a cycling infrastructure — in the form of bike lanes and bike bridges — is in ... [Published Taipei Times Online - Jul 28 2014]

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GigaMedia Announces Second-Quarter 2014 Financi... [Published PR Newswire: Business Technology - 10 hours ago]
TAIPEI, July 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --HighlightsNew mobile game revenue stream expands: Mobile games accounted for approximately 29 percent of total game revenues in the second quarter, up from 9 percent in the prior quarter. The company plans to launch ...
Microsoft Latest Company Finding China Climate ... [Published Bloomberg via Google News - 13 hours ago]
Microsoft Latest Company Finding China Climate Arduous Bloomberg To contact the reporters on this story: Tim Culpan in Taipei at tculpan1@ bloomberg .net; Ian King in San Francisco at ianking@ bloomberg .net. To contact the editors responsible for ...
Apex Continues Fighting Against Patents to Free... [Published PR Newswire: Policy & Public Interest - 18 hours ago]
TAIPEI, July 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Apex Medical Corporation (Apex, TWSE: 4106), a leading player in the Respiratory Therapy and Pressure Area Care sectors, announces that it is appealing the judgment of the Regional Court of Munich in Germany that ...
Production Issues Restrict Apple’s Sapphire Cov... [Published Business Wire Natural Resources News - Jul 29 2014]
TAIPEI, Taiwan--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Despite Apple’s plans of launching the iPhone 6 in late 2014, optical demands in handheld devices failed to generate price upticks in the sapphire substrate industry, according to TrendForce. ...
Production Issues Restrict Apple’s Sapphire Cov... [Published Business Wire Technology News - Jul 29 2014]
TAIPEI, Taiwan--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Despite Apple’s plans of launching the iPhone 6 in late 2014, optical demands in handheld devices failed to generate price upticks in the sapphire substrate industry, according to TrendForce. ...
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Überfrau [Published Slate Magazine - Jul 24 2014]
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