Breaking News, World News and Taiwan News.
Sunday Post Sample PDF
Subscribe Sunday Post
 
 
 Taiwan Thu Fri Sat Sun
North Taiwan Weather Taiwan Weather Taiwan Weather Taiwan Weather
13-21 14-22 13-21 15-22
Central Taiwan Weather Taiwan Weather Taiwan Weather Taiwan Weather
16-26 15-26 15-26 17-26
South Taiwan Weather Taiwan Weather Taiwan Weather Taiwan Weather
17-28 18-29 18-29 19-29
East Taiwan Weather Taiwan Weather Taiwan Weather Taiwan Weather
17-22 18-26 18-24 19-24
 
  GLOBAL MARKETS 5-minute delay   
Source : Money DJ
 
 
tmu
 
Thursday, March 5, 2015
Chinese Communist Party General Secretary Xi Jinping (習近平) said yesterday at the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC, 中國人民政治協商會議) that the cross-strait relationship between China and Taiwan is based on the foundation of the "1992 Consensus."
Taiwan -- Government considers stricter water rationing as drought persists
The government is expected to impose second-phase water rationing measures soon, and third-phase rationing may be introduced in May as Taiwan tries to cope with the worst drought in 10 years, the Water Resources Agency (WRA, 水資源局) said on Wednesday.
U.S. investigators launched dawn raids Tuesday on dozens of locations dotted around Los Angeles suspected of offering "maternity tourism" services for Chinese mothers wanting to give birth to gain citizenship for their children.
Official says mainland is set to boost its military budget by 10 percent
China's military budget will grow by about 10 percent in the coming year, a legislative spokeswoman said Wednesday, despite slowing economic growth that fell to 7.4 percent last year and is expected to further decline in 2015.
Taiwan -- Sandstorm hits Taiwan for first time in 5 years
Taiwan's first sandstorm in five years hit the island yesterday along with a continental cold front, sending ambient air quality plummeting nationwide.
Wednesday, March 4, 2015
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu stood before Congress on Tuesday and bluntly warned the U.S. that an emerging nuclear agreement with Iran "paves Iran's path to the bomb." President Barack Obama pushed back sternly, saying the U.S. would never sign such a deal and Netanyahu was offering no useful alternative.
China's military budget will grow by about 10 percent in the coming year, a legislative spokeswoman said Wednesday, despite slowing economic growth that fell to 7.4 percent last year and is expected to further decline in 2015.
India's central bank on Wednesday unexpectedly cut a key interest rate by a quarter percentage point, the second such reduction this year as the bank lends support to government efforts to boost economic growth.
 > Asia
 > India
Taiwan -- M503 flight path a 'private China matter': TAO
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.
Mourners view body of murdered opposition leader Boris Nemtsov
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.
 > Europe
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.
 > Local
 > Taoyuan
Tuesday, March 3, 2015
Taiwan -- Taiwan's military ready for China's new flight route
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.
2 Comments
Japan's Sharp plunges on bank aid report
Shares in Sharp tumbled almost 10 percent Tuesday morning after a report said the struggling electronics maker will ask its two main lenders for aid, including a 150 billion yen ($1.24 billion) debt-for-equity swap, as it considers closing money-losing businesses.
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
1
  
< Prev
   Calendar  
News Topics
    Taiwan
    Arts & Leisure   Business
    China-Taiwan Relations   Foreign Affairs
    Foreign Community   Local   National
    China
    Business   Local   National
    World
    Africa   Americas   Europe   Middle East
    Asia
    Australia   India   Indonesia   Japan
    Korea   Malaysia   New Zealand
    Pakistan   Philippines   Singapore
    Thailand   Vietnam   Asia: Other
    Regional News
    Business
    Asia   Global Markets   Americas
    Europe   Middle East   Africa
    Sports
    American Football   Baseball   Basketball
    Boxing   Golf   Hockey   Motor Sports
    Pool   Rugby   Skating   Soccer   Tennis
    Volleyball   Olympics   Sports: Other
    Life
    Automotive   Discover   Environment
    Fashion   Offbeat   Science & Technology
      Arts & Leisure
      Arts   Books   Celebrity News   Food
      Lifestyle   Movies & Films   Music
      Music
      Health
      Aging   AIDS   Allergies   Arthritis / Pains
      Cancer   Children‘s Health   Cold & Flu
      Diabetes   Eye Health   Genetics   Heart
      Hypertension   Infectious Diseases
      Medicine   Mental Health
      Nutrition & Fitness   Oral Hygiene
      Pregnancy & Menopause   
      Skin & Beauty   Stroke   Surgical News
      Health: Other
 
Sitemap | Top Stories | Taiwan | China | Business | Asia | World | Sports | Life | Arts & Leisure | Health | Editorial | Commentary | Travel | Movies | TV Listings
Classifieds | Bookstore | Getting Around | Weather | Guide Post | Student Post | English Courses | Subscribe | Advertise | About Us | Career | Contact Us
Copyright © 1999 – 2015 The China Post. Breaking news from Taiwan, China and the world.
The China Post  Terms of use