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PLA’s electronic warfare capability serious threat to Taiwan: MND

Taipei,  The buildup and deployment of advanced electronic warfare units by the People’s Liberation Army along China’s southeastern coast could potentially pose a serious threat to Taiwan’s defenses, the Ministry of National Defense (MND) said on Monday. In its 2020...
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Taiwan considering measures to support Czech, Taiwan startups

Taipei,  A Taiwanese government official on Monday raised the idea of jointly raising funds with the Czech Republic to support business enterprises of both countries, especially those in the startup sector. Kung Ming-hsin (龔明鑫), minister of Taiwan&#8217...
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Passengers allowed to carry pet birds on buses, MRT from Tuesday

Taipei,  Passengers will be allowed to travel with their pet birds aboard Taipei city buses and Mass Rapid Transit (MRT) trains from Tuesday, the city’s Public Transportation Office announced on Monday. The pet will need to be kept in a...
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Military allocates budget to buy tactical UAVs, boost radar capability

Taipei,  Taiwan’s military has allocated budgets to buy Tactical Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (TUAVs), underwater vehicles, and to improve its radar surveillance and camouflage capabilities in response to the increasing military threat from China, according...
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Prague Philharmonia to perform in Taiwan in 2021: culture minister

Taipei,  The Prague Philharmonia will perform in Taiwan next year, Culture Minister Lee Yung-te (李永得) announced Monday after meeting with members of a visiting delegation from the Czech Republic. The orchestra will come to Taiwan from September to Octob...
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KMT pushes local governments to set, uphold anti-ractopamine rules

Taipei,  The opposition Kuomintang (KMT) is urging local governments to act in unison against the government’s decision to lift a ban on imports of pork containing traces of a controversial veterinary drug. KMT caucuses in all 22 city and county...
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Declassified cables reveal U.S. assurances on Taiwan’s defense

Taipei,  Washington’s release of two declassified cables from nearly 40 years ago on its security assurances to Taiwan reflect the United States’ commitment to Taiwan at a time when it is under threat from China, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs...
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Novavax and Canada Reach Agreement in Principle to Acquire Novavax’ COVID-19 Vaccine

•  Canadian government to purchase up to 76 million doses of NVX-CoV2373 GAITHERSBURG, Md., Aug. 31, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Novavax, Inc. (Nasdaq: NVAX), a late stage biotechnology company developing next-generation vaccines for serious i...
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AIR Worldwide Estimates Insured Losses for Hurricane Laura Will be Between USD 4 Billion and USD 8 Billion

Boston, Aug. 31, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Catastrophe risk modeling firm AIR Worldwide estimates that industry insured losses to onshore property resulting from Hurricane Laura’s winds and storm surge will range from USD 4 billion to USD 8 billion. ...
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