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Trump: Hon Hai investments could hit US$30 billion

<p>Washington, Aug. 1 (CNA) U.S. President Donald Trump said on Tuesday that Taiwan-based manufacturing giant Hon Hai Precision Industry Co. could invest up to US$30 billion in the U.S. market.</p><p></p><p>Hon Hai, also known as Foxconn outside Taiwan, announced last …</p>
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New president of Japan-Taiwan Exchange Association to visit Taiwan

<p>Taipei--The new president of the Japan-Taiwan Exchange Association is scheduled to visit Taiwan later this month to promote relations between the two sides, a Taiwanese foreign affairs official responsible for relations with Japan said Tuesday.</p><p></p><p...
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Chinese spouse enjoys fruits of labor as dragon fruit cultivator

<p>Taipei, July 30 (CNA) Peng Yan-yan, a Chinese spouse and mother of three, has worked hard on her land, toiling for months on end -- clearing, plowing, planting and harvesting -- because she knows exactly what it means to enjoy …</p>
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Taiwan’s Chang Hwa Bank to open branch in Philippines

<p>Taipei-- Taipei-based Chang Hwa Bank is poised to open a new branch in the Philippines and an office in Myanmar later this year, as part of an ongoing plan to expand its overseas presence.</p><p></p><p>The bank, one of the major …</p>
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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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