Tag archive for ‘Taipei’
Chang An-Le_Taiwan_Bamboo Union_2017
By nsnbc On Friday, October 20th, 2017

Is Beijing cooperating with organized crime to push for unification with Taiwan?

nsnbc : Chang An-le, the former leader of Taiwan’s notorious Bamboo Union is now heading a supposedly political movement, the China Unification Promotion Party (CUPP). The 69-year-old, a.k.a. “The White More...

Photo courtesy Gustavo Dudamel.
By nsnbc On Sunday, October 15th, 2017

Venezuelan government cancels conductor Gustavo Dudamel concerts in Taiwan and China

nsnbc : The Venezuelan government has canceled a tour by conductor Gustavo Dudamel and the Simon Bolivar Symphony Orchestra which would have brought him to the National Concert Hall in the Taiwanese capital Taipei More...

By nsnbc On Tuesday, October 10th, 2017

Taiwan to include cats in regulations for sales of animals

nsnbc : An official for Taiwan’s Council of Agriculture said the council plans to add cats to its current Regulations for Particular Animal Industry Management, which currently only covers dogs. Taiwan has, More...

By nsnbc On Thursday, September 21st, 2017

China and Taiwan major sources of drugs in the Philippines: Duterte

nsnbc : After Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte in a speech listed China and Taiwan as countries of many of the illicit drugs that are flooding the Philippines, Taiwan’s representative to the Philippines More...

Ghost money or joss money pit (archives)
By nsnbc On Wednesday, September 20th, 2017

88-year-old Taiwanese man dies after falling into ghost money pyre

nsnbc : An 88-year-old Taiwanese man who was burning ghost money for deceased good old friends at the closing of ghost month died from burn injuries and smoke inhalation sustained when he fell into the pit. Ghost More...

By nsnbc On Wednesday, September 13th, 2017

Taiwan pushes for inclusion in United Nations system

nsnbc : Taiwan’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs launched a multi-channel campaign to publicly express the desire of 23 million Taiwanese people to be included in the United Nations system. Taiwan walked an elephant More...

Lee Ming-yu (archive)
By nsnbc On Saturday, September 9th, 2017

Wife of Taiwanese rights activist Lee Ming-che, detained in China, asks public for forgiveness if her husband pleads guilty

nsnbc : Lee Ching-yu, the wife of Taiwanese human rights activist Lee Ming-che who is being held in China and whose trial for “subversion” is set to start in Yueyang in China’s Hunan Province on More...

Taiwan_Infrastructure budget debate_Violent brawl-Aug 28, 2017
By nsnbc On Wednesday, August 30th, 2017

Fistfights and naps: Taiwanese lawmakers “discuss” infrastructure budget

nsnbc : Lawmakers in Taiwan’s Legislative Yuan are exhausted after days of lengthy and complicated negotiations and a violent brawl over the infrastructure budget. So exhausted that they are sleeping on their More...

Taiwan_Lanyu Nuclear Waste facility_Orchid Island_2017
By nsnbc On Tuesday, August 1st, 2017

Taiwanese youth organization demands timetable for removal of nuclear waste from Orchid Island

nsnbc : The Lanyu Youth Action Alliance, on August 1, demanded that the government of Taiwan provide a timetable for the removal of nuclear waste from Lanyu (Orchid Island) and demanded action instead of lip service More...

The photo of a Chinese H-6K bomber taken by Taiwan's air force on July 20.
By nsnbc On Monday, July 24th, 2017

Chinese warplanes graze Taiwan’s airspace, yet again

nsnbc : Taiwan’s Ministry of National Defense (MND), on Monday, stressed that Chinese bombers grazed the southern fringe of Taiwan’s airspace during a long-distance flight training exercise on Monday More...