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Supporting entrepreneurs is best way to create jobs: U.S. official

TAIPEI (CNA) – Governments should do whatever they can to create an ecosystem supportive of small businesses and to help minorities access entrepreneurship opportunities,...

Misconduct ‘became normal at Nissan’

TOKYO (The Japan News/ANN) - The report Nissan Motor Co. released Friday on its use of unqualified workers in final vehicle inspections has revealed...

Taiwan loses to Japan in Asia Professional Baseball tourney

TOKYO (CNA) – Taiwan lost to Japan 8-2 in the last game of the preliminary round in the Asia Professional Baseball Championship in Tokyo...

Air Force to review bids for Mirage-2000 salvage mission on Monday

TAIPEI (CNA) – The Republic of China (Taiwan) Air Force has announced a formal request for tenders (RTF) for companies to conduct a marine...

Apple replaces Asustek to be No. 4 notebook computer supplier in...

TAIPEI (CNA) – Apple Inc., the U.S. consumer electronics giant, replaced Taiwan-based PC brand Asustek Computer Inc. (華碩) to become the world's fourth largest...

Over 5,200 firms in Singapore tap government scheme to stay manpower-lean

SINGAPORE (The Straits Times/ANN) – The scheme helps SMEs reduce their reliance on foreign manpower and drive productivity and business growth through the use...

Ex-President Pinera favored in Chile vote, runoff likely

SANTIAGO, Chile (AP) — Billionaire businessman Sebastian Pinera is heavily favored to top Sunday's election backed by Chileans who hope the former president can...

Palestinians vow to suspend talks if US closes PLO mission

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Palestinians threatened on Saturday to suspend all communication with the United States if the Trump administration follows through with plans...

Taiwan, India to cooperate on 5G technology development

NEW DELHI (CNA) – An information and communications technology (ICT) delegation from Taiwan concluded a four-day visit to India on Friday, where it met...

Yale beats Harvard to 24-3 to win Ivy League championship

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — Yale ended a lot of droughts by beating archrival Harvard on Saturday. The Bulldogs used a stifling defense to win...

Foreign brokerages give mixed response to Hon Hai Q3 results

TAIPEI (CNA) – Foreign brokerages had notably different responses after Taiwan-based manufacturing giant Hon Hai Precision Industry Co. (鴻海), the iPhone assembler, reported a...

House fire in southern Beijing suburb kills 19, injures 8

BEIJING (AP) — A fire at a building advertising low-cost rental apartments in a southern Beijing suburb killed 19 people and injured eight others,...

Cold, rainy Sunday in northern Taiwan

TAIPEI Nov. 19 (CNA) – Due to the arrival of northeasterly winds and a rain system from the east of Taiwan, the weather in...

AC/DC founding member Malcolm Young dead at 64

NEW YORK (AP) — Malcolm Young, the rhythm guitarist and guiding force behind the bawdy hard rock band AC/DC who helped create such head-banging...