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Environmentalists angered by plan to install generators on wetland

<p>Kaohsiung, Members of several environmental protection groups and a wild bird association staged a protest in front of Kaohsiung City Hall Monday over a plan to install natural gas-fired power generators in a wetland area that is a winter habitat …</p>
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Gasoline prices to fall, diesel prices to rise this week

<p>Taipei, Domestic gasoline prices will fall by NT$0.1 (US$0.03) per liter and diesel prices rise by NT$0.4 per liter this week, Taiwan's two major suppliers announced Sunday.</p><p></p><p>State-owned oil refiner CPC Corp., Taiwan said that after the adjustm...
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Foreign brokerage cuts target price on Catcher shares after sales data

<p>Taipei, A Hong Kong-based brokerage has cut its target prices on shares in Taiwan-based Catcher Technology Co., a metal casing supplier to Apple, after the manufacturer reported disappointing sales for January, pointing to a 40 percent year-on-year drop.</...
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MOFA gears up for Taiwan Relations Act 40th anniversary celebrations

<p>A yearlong program of events celebrating the 40th anniversary of the Taiwan Relations Act was announced Feb. 12 by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Taipei City.</p><p> </p><p>These activities underscore the importance of the TRA in cementing bilateral rel...
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Coffee shops edge into handmade tea drinks market

<p>Taipei, Local coffeehouses and convenience stores which serve coffee are seeking to jockey for a larger share of Taiwan's handmade tea drinks market despite an apparently saturated market.</p><p></p><p>Taiwanese people love tea, and also tea-based drinks. ...
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Car sales up over 5% month-on-month in January

<p>Taipei, Car sales in Taiwan in January rose more than 5 percent from a month earlier on buying interest ahead of the Lunar New Year holiday in February, according to data compiled by transportation authorities.</p><p></p><p>A total of 44,143 cars …<...
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NHIA looking to cover three immunotherapy cancer drugs

<p>Taipei, Taiwan's national health insurance program could cover three new immunotherapy drugs as soon as the end of June 2019 if pricing can be worked out, the National Health Insurance Administration (NHIA) said Thursday.</p><p></p><p>The three drugs, Keyt...
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OCAC’s Overseas Compatriot Card helps boost the business of authorized stores

<p>The Overseas Community Affairs Council (OCAC) held a discussion meeting with Overseas Compatriot Card (OCC) authorized store operators on January 16. The meeting was chaired by OCAC Deputy Minister Kao Chien-chih on behalf of OCAC Minister Wu Hsin-hsing. 58...
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Taiwan civic group commemorates Tibet’s 60 years of resistance

<p>Taipei, The Human Rights Network for Tibet and Taiwan (HRNTT) embarked on a cycling tour of Taipei on Wednesday as a prelude to a series of activities to commemorate the 60th anniversary of the resistance movement in Tibet against China's …</p>
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