Category Archives: Medical

Taiwan should avoid provoking Beijing: U.S. scholar

Taipei, Dec. 11 (CNA) Renowned American political scholar Graham Allison advised Monday that Taiwan avoid any actions that might provoke China, so as not to risk losing the United States’ support.

Faced with Beijing’s suppression in the international community, Taiwan …

Taiwan shares tumble over 100 points on U.S. market dive

Taipei, Shares in Taiwan moved sharply lower Monday, closing down more than 100 points as investors were shocked by heavy losses on the U.S. markets amid worries over an economic slowdown in the U.S. and trade tension between Washington and …

Shanghai Bank added to Taiwan 50 index

Taipei, Dec. 8 (CNA) The Shanghai Commercial & Savings Bank has been added into the FTSE TWSE Taiwan 50 Index after a quarterly index review, according to the Taiwan Stock Exchange (TWSE).

The Taiwan 50 Index, which is jointly compiled …

More NT$10 coins to be issued for claw-machine industry

Taipei, The Central Bank said Thursday that it has increased its budget for issuing NT$10 (US$0.32) coins in 2019 due to the popularity of playing claw machines.

During a report before the Finance Committee of the Legislative Yuan, Central Bank …

Foreign minister offers condolences on death of George H.W. Bush

Taipei, Foreign Minister Joseph Wu (???) on Tuesday paid his respects to former U.S. President George H.W. Bush when he signed a condolence book at the American Institute in Taiwan (AIT), the de facto U.S. embassy in Taiwan.

According to …