Taiwan needs to do this before it can join Trans Pacific trade pact

TAIPEI (The China Post) — Taiwan submitted on Wednesday an application to join the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP, 跨太平洋夥伴全面進步協定), hoping...

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China sends 24 fighter jets toward Taiwan in show of force

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Tensions grow as US, allies deepen Indo-Pacific involvement

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變種病毒讓兒童病的更重?專家分析數據推翻不實資訊|Is the delta variant of the coronavirus worse for kids?

【看CP學英文】Delta變種病毒對孩子更有害嗎? Is the delta variant of the coronavirus worse for kids? 專家的答案是否定的;儘管Delta病毒因為傳染力較強,導致兒童感染率近激增,專家點出目前尚未有強而有力的證據證實相對於更早期的病毒比起來,它會使兒童和青少年生更重的病。 No, experts say there’s no strong evidence yet that it makes children and teens sicker...

新二代熱愛寶島!他定居台灣投入緬甸語教學|Second-generation migrant devotes himself to teaching Burmese in Taiwan

【看CP學英文】新住民全球新聞網與IC之音FM97.5【新生報到-我們在台灣】合作,推出一系列精采的新住民在台灣的故事,本集節目邀請來自緬甸的新住民二代-陳啟明。 Taiwan Immigrants’ Global News Network cooperated with IC Voice FM97.5 to launch this series of interesting stories about new immigrants in Taiwan. This episode...

無良仲介違法收取買工費 民進黨籲勞動部捍衛移工|Legislators call to crack down on labor brokers amid abuse claims

【看CP學英文】因為疫情關係台灣於五月初開始實施的相關措施導致許多原先預計要來台工作的外籍移工少了入境管道,而當地媒體也於近日報導許多仲介剝削移工的新聞,在他們轉職時趁機收取不法費用。 With COVID-19-related restrictions since May barring prospective workers from entering Taiwan, local media have reported several cases of labor brokers who allegedly charged illegal...

高雄愛河熱氣球升空!新住民敲碗最快十月乘坐 | Camera-wielding travelers look forward to hot air balloon rides in Kaohsiung

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