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Hot, sunny day across Taiwan on Monday

<p>Taipei-The weather across Taiwan and on its outlying islands will be hot and sunny on Monday due to a lingering high pressure system over the Pacific, the Central Weather Bureau (CWB) reported.</p><p></p><p>Daytime highs in the greater Taipei and Taoyuan …</p>
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Taiwan ranks 4th in dining-out spending in Asia Pacific: survey

<p>Taipei--Taiwan has the fourth highest dining-out costs in the Asia-Pacific region, trailing only South Korea, Australia and Singapore, according to a survey conducted by global financial service provider MasterCard on consumer behavior in the second half of...
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Lackluster Taipei Universiade ticket sales raises questions

<p>Taipei--Although only about 200,000 tickets for the 2017 Summer Universiade had been sold as of Aug. 4, the sales are expected to increase once a complete games schedule becomes available, a city government official said Thursday.</p><p></p><p>The event wil...
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U.S. dollar closes higher on Taipei forex (update)

<p>Taipei--The U.S. dollar rose against the Taiwan dollar Wednesday, gaining NT$0.017 to close at NT$30.218 amid rising political tensions between North Korea and the United States, dealers said.</p><p></p><p>A plunge in the local stock market, also caused by ...
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U.S. dollar lower in Taipei trading

<p>Taipei--The U.S. dollar was traded at NT$30.216 at 10:00 a.m. Tuesday on the Taipei Foreign Exchange, down NT$0.018 from the previous close.</p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p>Source: Focus Taiwan News Channel</p><p>…</p>
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Hon Hai considering investment in Michigan

<p>Taipei--Taiwan-based manufacturing giant Hon Hai Precision Industry Co. (??) said it is studying the feasibility of investing in Michigan as part of its goal to expand production in the United States market.</p><p></p><p>In a statement released on Sunday, H...
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Paraguayan students perform at Presidential Office to mark ties

<p>Taipei--Paraguay students studying in Taiwan gave lively singing and dance performances at the Presidential Office on Saturday to celebrate the 60th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic ties between the Republic of China (Taiwan) and the Republic ...
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Philippine Catholic nun given ROC citizenship

<p>Taipei--Catholic nun O Anuna from the Philippines, who has devoted almost half of her life to taking care of children with disabilities in Taiwan, officially became a Republic of China (Taiwan) citizen Friday.</p><p></p><p>"I'm the most joyful when being wi...
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Power supply will not flash red, despite machine glitch: Taipower

<p>Taipei--The electricity supply in Taiwan is not expected to enter a red-alert status Friday, despite a machinery problem that caused one of the Taichung Power Plant's generators to trip earlier in the day, state-run Taiwan Power Co. (Taipower) said.</p><p><...
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