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Taiwan, Indian firms expect to sign US$100 million in deals

<p>Taipei, The government-sponsored trade promotion group Taiwan External Trade Development Council TAITRA said Tuesday it expects enterprises from Taiwan and India to sign deals later this month worth about US$100 million.</p><p></p><p>On the sidelines of an Taiwan-India economic forum in …</p>
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Semi-official Taiwan think tank joins Quantum Alliance Initiative

<p>Taipei, A semi-official national security think tank from Taiwan announced Saturday that it has joined the Hudson Institute's Quantum Alliance Initiative (QAI), which was launched to establish shared standards in quantum technology amid the rising threat p...
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Foreign brokerages divided over Largan after Q4 results

<p>Taipei, Foreign brokerages appear divided over the outlook for Largan Precision Co., a smartphone camera lens supplier to Apple Inc., after the Taiwanese firm released its results for the fourth quarter of last year on Thursday, showing that iPhone sales &...
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2018 Tang Prize winner John Mendelsohn dies at 82

<p>Taipei, John Mendelsohn, one of three winners of the 2018 Tang Prize for biopharmaceutical science, died at his Houston home in the United States late Monday night. He was 82, according to the Tang Prize Foundation.</p><p></p><p>Mendelsohn, president emeri...
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Exports down for 2nd straight month in December

<p>Taipei, Taiwan's exports fell on a year-on-year basis for the 2nd consecutive month in December because of lower than expected demand for tech gadgets, the Ministry of Finance (MOF) said Monday.</p><p></p><p>But its exports for the year as a whole …...
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U.S. lawmakers voice support for Taiwan following threats by China

<p>Washington, Several American lawmakers have expressed support for Taiwan and called on Beijing to stop its military threats against Taipei, in the wake of Chinese President Xi Jinping's warning Wednesday that China reserves the right to use force against Ta...
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Taiwan will never accept ‘one country, two systems’ scheme: Tsai

<p>Taipei, President Tsai Ing-wen said Wednesday that she has never accepted the so-called "1992 consensus" and will never do so because it is tantamount to the "one China, two systems" formula devised by China to bring Taiwan under its control.…</p>
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First tropical storm of year unlikely to impact Taiwan

<p>Taipei, A tropical storm formed Tuesday afternoon, the first storm in the West Pacific Ocean of the new year, but is unlikely to affect Taiwan, according to the Central Weather Bureau (CWB).</p><p></p><p>The tropical storm, called Pabuk, is heading toward ...
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African swine fever the priority for 2019: Lai

<p>Premier William Lai has cited the threat of African swine fever as the priority for the government in 2019. The premier was speaking at a year-end press conference on Friday.</p><p>Lai warned that the African swine fever outbreak in Mainland …</p>
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