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Final preparations underway for launch of Taiwan’s Formosat-5

<p>Los Angeles, Aug. 18 (CNA) Final preparations are underway for the launch of Formosat-5, Taiwan's first domestically developed satellite, from a U.S. air base next week, a Taiwanese official said Friday.</p><p></p><p>The satellite, which arrived at Vandenberg Air Force Base …</p>
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UNIVERSIADE: President Tsai whips up public support for Taiwan team

<p>Taipei--Hours before the grand opening of the Taipei 2017 Universiade on Saturday, President Tsai Ing-wen (???) wrote a Facebook message of support for the Taiwan team and encouraged the public to cheer for them.</p><p></p><p>"The long-anticipated Taipei 20...
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UNIVERSIADE: Water polo hunks engage in online war

<p></p><p>Taipei--Over the past few days, Taiwanese netizens have engaged in a heated debate over which men's water polo team to root for at the 2017 Summer Universiade. The main point of contention? Which team has the best looking players.</p><p></p><p>The &h...
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Taiwan’s economy forecast to grow 2.27% in 2018

<p>Taipei--Taiwan's gross domestic product (GDP) is expected to grow 2.27 percent in 2018, the highest increase in four years, largely on the back of increasing government investments, according to the Directorate General of Budget, Accounting and Statistics (...
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