Wednesday, March 4, 2015
Mainland China's Taiwan Affairs Office (TAO, 國台辦) spokesman Ma Xiaoguang (馬曉光) said yesterday that Taiwan should not politicize China's plans for flight path M503.
One by one, thousands of mourners and dignitaries filed past the white-lined coffin of slain Kremlin critic Boris Nemtsov on Tuesday, many offering flowers as they paid their last respects to one of the most prominent figures of Russia's beleaguered opposition.
Taiwan has demanded Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba withdraw from the island within six months for violating investment restrictions on mainland-controlled firms, officials said Tuesday.
The Taipei City Police carried out a raid yesterday to arrest suspects before successfully retrieving a kidnapped victim from a motel in Taoyuan.
Tuesday, March 3, 2015
Taiwan's military has response measures in place and will closely monitor aircraft flying over the Taiwan Strait to ensure the country's safety, a defense official said Tuesday after China agreed to delay its launch of controversial new flight routes., 1 Comment
Kuomintang Chairman Eric Chu (朱立倫) said yesterday that the party's case with Legislative Yuan Speaker Wang Jin-pyng's (王金平) membership is resolved.
Backed by allied Shiite, Sunni and Iranian fighters, Iraqi security forces launched a large-scale military operation Monday to recapture Saddam Hussein's hometown from the Islamic State (IS) extremist group, a major step in a campaign to reclaim territory in northern Iraq controlled by the militants.
Chinese retail powerhouse Alibaba Group said it has earmarked NT$10 billon to fund Taiwanese youth who want to build up a business on its e-commerce systems.
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry is warning that public discussion of details of the ongoing nuclear negotiations with Iran will make it more difficult to reach a deal that prevents the country from developing atomic weapons.
Monday, March 2, 2015
North Korea on Monday fired two short-range ballistic missiles into the sea and warned of "merciless strikes" against its enemies as allies Seoul and Washington launched annual military drills Pyongyang claims are preparation for a northward invasion.
Los Angeles police officers fatally shot a homeless man Sunday in an incident that was caught on video and posted online, local media reported.
Several political heavyweights are now calling for a reform to Taiwan's electoral system so that voters can express their disapproval of candidates by marking a "no" on ballots., 1 Comment