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E-tag tests under way for unstaffed convenience stores in Japan

TOKYO (The Japan News/ANN) - Major convenience store chains are competing to develop next-generation stores that utilize such advanced technologies as electronic tags, in a...

Victoria’s Secret China show struts on despite controversy

SHANGHAI (AP) — Gigi Hadid and Katy Perry didn't make it but the Victoria's Secret show in Shanghai managed to strut on Monday without...

Taiwan remains 23rd in IMD World Talent Ranking

BRUSSELS (CNA) – Taiwan retained its ranking of 23rd in the world in terms of its ability to attract, develop and keep top talent...

International experts review Taiwan’s 1st state report on CRC

TAIPEI (CNA) – Local nongovernmental organizations (NGO) advocating children's rights raised various issues on the protection of children with international experts as the weeklong...

MOEA touts increase in New Southbound Policy related investment

TAIPEI (CNA) - The latest data from the Ministry of Economic Affairs Investment Commission (MOEAIC) indicates that the number and value of inward and...

China sentences prominent rights lawyer to 2 years in prison

BEIJING (AP) — A prominent human rights lawyer in China was sentenced Tuesday to two years in prison on the vague charge of inciting...

Forbes names Beyonce music’s highest-earning woman

NEW YORK (AP) — Forbes has crowned Beyonce as the highest paid woman in music. Forbes magazine says the singer earned $105 million over a...

Judge permanently blocks Trump sanctuary cities order

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A federal judge on Monday permanently blocked President Donald Trump's executive order to cut funding from cities that limit cooperation...

Branagh, Friel among winners of International Emmy Awards

NEW YORK (AP) — Kenneth Branagh won the International Emmy for Best Actor, while Anna Friel won the Best Actress trophy at the 2017...

Pelicans rally after Cousins ejection, beat Thunder 114-107

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Anthony Davis had 36 points and 15 rebounds, and the New Orleans Pelicans rallied after DeMarcus Cousins' ejection to beat...

EU takes tough approach to Brexit as talks enter key weeks

BRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union's top Brexit negotiator on Monday took an uncompromising approach to the Brexit talks over the next few crucial...

Weather in Taiwan warms up slightly Tuesday

TAIPEI (CNA) – Taiwan can expect slightly warmer and drier weather on Tuesday as the seasonal northeasterly winds weaken slightly and moisture over Taiwan...