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Taipei mayor calls gov’t’s food safety meeting ‘too late’

TAIPEI (The China Post) — Taipei Mayor Ko Wen-je (柯文哲) responded on Tuesday to the government’s recent decision to hold a meeting on the safety...
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Rising suicide rate among Taiwan youth sparks authorities’ concerns

TAIPEI (The China Post/ANN) — Minister of Education Pan Wen-chung (潘文忠) said Monday that authorities will assist schools in improving counseling services without increasing...

South Korea debuts first AI news anchor

TAIPEI (The China Post) — As technology advances rapidly and incorporates itself into our lives, South Korean cable TV channel MBN recently unveiled its...

Holger Chen calls for justice in murder of Malaysian student

TAIPEI (The China Post) — Social media personality Holger Chen angrily called for justice to be served on Tuesday following the abduction and murder of...

Holger Chen asks for ‘likes’ in support of CTi News shut-down

TAIPEI (The China Post) — Holger Chen lashed out at CTi News (中天新聞台) on Monday, asking for his supporters to ‘like’ his latest Facebook...
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Taiwan scooter rider may face low fine despite 10 car pile-up

TAIPEI (The China Post) — The rogue scooter rider who caused a near-fatal 10 car pile-up on the freeway might only be fined NT$3,000 to...

Taiwan new electronic IDs to be available in July 2021: MOI

TAIPEI (The China Post) — Taiwan’s new Electronic ID cards (eID) will be released in July next year, more than one year behind schedule because of...

Japanese Vtubers suspended for 3 weeks for talking about Taiwan

TAIPEI (The China Post) — Hololive Vtubers (virtual YouTubers) Kiryu Coco and Akai Haato are grounded for three weeks for allegedly mentioning “Taiwan” during...
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NHI is the backbone of ‘Taiwan Model,’ but for how long?

TAIPEI (The China Post) — As the "Taiwan Model" for COVID-19 prevention measures have headed into the limelight worldwide, many observers credit its success to...
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Flash flood results in 4 deaths in central Taiwan

TAIPEI (The China Post) — An electric gate failure of the Wujie Dam (武界壩) in Ren'ai Township (仁愛鄉), Nantou County (南投縣), allegedly caused a sudden...