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Nuclear reactor problem fixed, awaiting AEC go-ahead: Taipower

<p>Taipei--Taiwan Power Co. (Taipower) said Monday that a cooling system failure of a reactor at the Third Nuclear Power Plant in Pingtung County has been repaired and could resume operation as soon as the Atomic Energy Council (AEC) gives its …</p>
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DBS forecasts Taiwan’s economy will grow by at least 2.3% in 2018

<p>Taipei--Singaporean banking group DBS on Tuesday projected Taiwan's 2018 gross domestic product (GDP) growth at 2.3 percent and said its forecast may be upgraded based on the effects of the next generation iPhones on the economy.</p><p></p><p>In its first f...
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LA Times features Taiwan students’ polluted popsicle art

<p>Three students from National Taiwan University of Arts have come up with an eye-catching way to highlight the problem of local water pollution, with a montage of 100 colorful popsicles. </p><p> </p><p> </p><p>But while the popsicles look attractive, they ar...
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Tsai pledges to boost development in central Taiwan

<p>President Tsai Ing-wen has pledged to boost development in central Taiwan. The president was speaking on Monday at the opening ceremony of the Asia Taiwanese Chamber of Commerce in the central city of Taichung.</p><p> </p><p>Tsai said the government will wo...
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President featured in French journal

<p>Paris--President Tsai Ing-wen was featured in an article recently published by L'Express, a Paris-based weekly news magazine.</p><p></p><p>The article is titled: "Tsai Ing-wen, the rebel," in its printed version, while the title is "Taiwan: Tsai Ing-wen, th...
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ROC, Paraguay reaffirm strong, mutually beneficial diplomatic ties

<p>Presidents Tsai Ing-wen and Horacio Cartes reaffirmed the strength of diplomatic ties between the Republic of China (Taiwan) and Paraguay during a state dinner for the South American leader July 13 in Taipei City at the conclusion of his three-day …<...
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Taiwan promotes fresh produce in Malaysia

<p>Kuala Lumpur--In an effort to expand international markets for fresh farm produce, Taiwan is holding a trade fair in Kuala Lumpur, the capital city of Malaysia to promote local fruit and vegetables.</p><p></p><p>The Taiwan Fresh Produce Fair opened at the &...
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Ex-EVA Air chairman’s new airline preparing to hit market

<p>closer to getting his new airline Starlux off the ground after saying last week that the carrier could start recruiting in September and disclosing the airline's new logo.</p><p></p><p>StarLux will be the new hope of Taiwan's aviation industry, Chang told &...
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Italian priest receives ROC citizenship for cultural contributions

<p>Rev. Gian Carlo Michelini of Italy was officially granted citizenship of the Republic of China (Taiwan) July 6 in recognition of his lifelong dedication to fostering the nation's cultural environment, according to the Ministry of the Interior.</p><p> </p><p...
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