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    China protests at ministers’ presence in Taiwanese event

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 01:48am on September 01, 2020

    China on Monday protested against the engagement of three Bangladesh ministers and other senior officials in a programme held at the presence of representatives of...

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    Taiwan toddler survives terrifying kite flight

    Agence France-Presse . Taipei | Updated at 10:19pm on August 31, 2020

    A three-year-old girl in Taiwan survived being launched into the air for a terrifying half-minute flight after she was ensnared in the tail of a...

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    US cabinet member lauds Taiwan’s democracy

    Agence France-Presse . Taipei | Updated at 10:30pm on August 10, 2020

    A US cabinet member heaped praise on Taiwan’s democracy and its success in battling the coronavirus as he met the island’s leader on Monday during...

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    Taiwan couple turns Instagram stars modelling abandoned clothes

    Agence France-Presse. Taichung | Updated at 01:33pm on August 02, 2020

    Taiwan's trendiest couple these days are neither young celebrities nor teen influencers -- they are an octogenarian duo who run a mom-and-pop laundry service and...

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    Taiwan Masters postponement frustrates Siddik

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 09:57pm on July 17, 2020

    Bangladesh’s premier golfer Siddikur Rahman was getting increasingly frustrated with tournaments getting postponed due to the COVID-19 pandemic with the postponement of Mercuries Taiwan Masters...

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    China slams US for ‘dangerous’ message to Taiwan’s leader

    Agence France-Presse . Taipei | Updated at 10:29pm on May 20, 2020

    China slammed the United States for its ‘dangerous’ decision to congratulate Taiwan’s president Tsai Ing-wen on her Wednesday inauguration, as the self-ruled island became the...

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    Taiwan welcomes US media expelled from China

    Agence France-Presse . Taipei | Updated at 10:31pm on March 28, 2020

    American journalists expelled by China are welcome to set up shop in Taiwan, foreign minister Joseph Wu said Saturday, as the democratic island burnishes its...

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    Lessons from Singapore, Taiwan and Hong Kong

    Julian Vigo | Updated at 12:00am on March 22, 2020

    ONE of the major concerns about COVID-19 in northern Italy after concern for the physically infirm and elderly is the impact treating patients will have...

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    Taipei prisoners making face masks to fight coronavirus

    Agence France-Presse . Taoyuan, Taiwan | Updated at 05:39pm on March 11, 2020

    Behind the barbed wire-topped fences of Taipei Prison, a small group of inmates were hunched over sewing machines, working overtime to produce face masks and...

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    Chinese military aircraft cross into Taiwan airspace

    Agence-France-Presse . Taipei | Updated at 09:53pm on February 10, 2020

    Taiwan said it scrambled fighter jets Monday after Chinese military aircraft briefly crossed into its airspace, the first major incursion since the island’s Beijing-wary president...

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