Fubon projects first financial holding company in Taiwan

Alfred Lee, The China Post Fubon Group is working to become the first financial holding company in Taiwan, announced the top executives of the...

Ivanisevic rolls, Pavel struggles for first-round

INDIANAPOLIS, AP Wimbledon champion Goran Ivanisevic advanced to the second round of the RCA Championships with a 6-4, 6-4 victory over Brazil's Fernando Meligeni....

Drugs overshadow England-Netherlands soccer friendly

LONDON, AP Of the 18 soccer friendlies on Wednesday across Europe, England's match in north London against the Netherlands is certain to...

Argentina targets Cup finals; Brazil struggles for survival

BUENOS AIRES, AP A clash of the titans between struggling giants Brazil and surprise package Paraguay will dominate this week's latest round of world...

PGA adds length to give golfers a tougher course to play

DULUTH, Newsday It didn't surprise Jim Furyk one iota when he perused the yardages to this week's PGA Championship at the Atlanta Athletic Club in...

Funds for local gov’ts heavily contested

The China Post staff While the central government is faced with mounting debts, three of the richest local governments are also feeling the financial...

Georgia on their mind

DULUTH, Georgia, Reuters Rain threatened to turn the Highlands Course at Atlanta Athletic Club into a pliant giant and hand a huge advantage to...

Actress slams food firm for unauthorized use of name

The China Post staff Popular local actress Kuang Ming-chieh yesterday went public with accusations that a local company made unauthorized use of her name...

Minimum wage system retained

The China Post staff A panel under the presidential economic development advisory council yesterday decided to keep the minimum wage system and include employer-provided...

ROC criticizes Koizumi for shrine visit

Hsieh Kuo-lien, The China Post Taiwan officials yesterday criticized Japanese Prime Minister Junichiro Koizumi for his visit to a controversial war shrine, describing it...