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6 Taiwan inmates commit suicide, ending 14-hour long hostage standoff

Police officers stand guard outside the Kaohsiung Prison in southern Taiwan where six inmates who held two prison staff hostage killed themselves early Thursday after a 14-hour standoff with......

Meranti, world's strongest typhoon this year, slams into China

Typhoon Meranti, stated to be the world's strongest typhoon so far this year, made landfall in east China's Fujian Province early Thursday, causing widespread destruction. IMAGE: A man stands......

Taiwan accidentally fires missile towards China, kills 1

A Taiwanese warship on Friday accidentally fired a supersonic anti-ship missile towards mainland China that hit a fishing boat, killing one and injuring three people, on a day China was busy......

REWIND: Best images in the past 24 hours

Here's a collection of some of the best photos from around the world shot in the last 24 hours. A devotee dresses up her "child angel" doll near Wat Bua Khwan temple in Nonthaburi, Thailand. A......

WTF NEWS: It's Weird, True and Funny!

Here's your weekly digest of the craziest and funniest stories from around the world. One hell of a mugshotNathaniel Follette was not a happy man when policemen arrested him from a grocery......

High-speed trains? India baulks at cost

The launch of the new $15 billion Taiwan High Speed Rail service, built with imported Japanese high-velocity-train technology, on Jan. 5 once again confirmed the Asia's economic dynamism. And......

China-Taiwan direct flight from Sat

Chinese airliners are all set to make historic landings in airports on the Taiwan island on Saturday for the first time since 1949, somewhat easing the tense relationship between the two......

Taiwan's cultural revolution

If the city of Taichung succeeds in getting a Guggenheim Museum branch set up there, a goal its mayor, Jason Hu, is so valiantly fighting to achieve, it will reshape the cultural landscape not only......

Taiwan Open: Venus vanquishes Doi to claim title

IMAGE: Venus Williams poses with her trophy. Photograph: Twitter American multiple grand slam champion Venus Williams collected the 49th title of her illustrious career by defeating Japan's Misaki......

Yuki shocks Somdev to enter Chennai Challenger final

Yuki Bhambri emerged triumphant in the contest between the country's leading tennis players, brushing aside the challenge of India No 1 Somdev Devvarman in straight sets to breeze into the final of......

Yuki claims Traralgon Challenger title in rain-hit final

Yuki Bhambri won his first ATP Challenger level singles title of the season and second of his career on Monday after humbling top seed American Bradely Klahn (ranked 123) in the rain-hit summit......

Challenger Tour: Yuki in final of the Traralgon event

Yuki Bhambri is busy writing his own success story. The Delhi lad avenged his last week's defeat against James Duckworth by knocking out the home favourite Australian from the Traralgon event and......

India host Taipei in Davis Cup first round

India was handed an easy draw for next year's Davis Cup campaign in Asia/Oceania Group I, pitted against Chinese Taipei in their first round tie. It will be a home match for India as they played......
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Asia Fuel Oil-Cash premiums rise as most suppliers pull back

Cash differentials for Asia's benchmark 180-cst and the actively traded 380-cst fuel oil grades widened their premiums to Singapore quotes as most... ...
Soak in nature's bounty, chew on quail eggs served with marshmallows in Taiwan

By Rashmi Hemrajani Natures lap Region: Taiwan Want to try something different, offbeat for your first trip as man and wife? If your... ...
ASE Achieves ISO 28000 Certification on Security Management for the Supply Chain

KAOHSIUNG, Taiwan--( BUSINESS WIRE )-- Advanced Semiconductor Engineering, Inc. (ASE, TAIEX: 2311, NYSE: ASX), the leading provider of... ...
Asia Fuel Oil-Prompt spreads edge lower, East-West spreads extend gains

The near-term time spreads of Asia's 380-cst fuel oil softened on Wednesday, weighed down by weaker sentiment, industry sources said. The balance... ...
TGN's Taiwan Business Day 2016 Attracts High Level Attendance 2016-10-10 Utrecht, Netherlands, October 10, 2016 --( )-- Why Taiwan Business Day? Taiwan Business Day in the Netherlands is... ...

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