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Why Taiwan's New Apache Helicopter Brigade Won't Stop China

With great fanfare, Taiwan has recently activated a brigade of U.S.-made AH-64E Apache attack helicopters.The 601st Air Cavalry Brigade is equipped with 29 Boeing AH-64Es in a $1.9 billion sale by the Obama administration in 2011. Though the deal was denounced by China, the 30 helicopters (one crash

NATIONALINTEREST.ORG - 2018-08-16 11:32:50

Taiwan Was 5 Years Away from Building a Nuclear Weapon

Taiwan’s nuclear-weapons program, although understandable, was ill considered. A Taiwanese-Chinese nuclear standoff would have destabilized the entire region—ironic, considering Taiwan was seeking nuclear weapons to stabilize its defense posture. There was really no military dilemma that Taiwanese n

NATIONALINTEREST.ORG - 2018-08-16 17:20:32

How to Make Sure Taiwan Is Safe from China: New F-35s and F-16s

It would take some time for Taiwan to acquire F-35Bs even if they were put on the acquisition list tomorrow—even more of a reason to make that decision sooner than later. But, in the meantime, the U.S. Marine Corps should begin carrying out air exercises in the Taiwan vicinity with F-35Bs to include

NATIONALINTEREST.ORG

Protecting Taiwan From Chinese Aggression - American Greatness

The Chinese want to regain Taiwan as much as Abraham Lincoln desired to keep the southern states in the Union. Since the day that Taiwan became home of Chiang Kai-shek and his displaced Chinese Nationalist forces, the United States has vowed to uphold Taiwan’s place as an independent country. China

AMGREATNESS.COM - 2018-08-16 07:00:02

85°C Bakery in LA Outrages Chinese People After Serving Taiwan’s President During Visit

The Taiwanese bakery 85°C was forced to apologize to netizens in mainland China who threatened to boycott after Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen received a gift from one of its U.S. stores.The Taiwanese president visited an 85°C Bakery Café in Los Angeles on Sunday.Treat yourself to one of our delic

NEXTSHARK - 2018-08-16 19:13:00

China police detain man for asking why can't Taiwan be called a country By Reuters

BEIJING (Reuters) - Police in China have detained a man who asked on social media what law prevented anyone calling self-ruled Taiwan a country, questioning a fundamental principle of China's sovereignty.Taiwan is China's most sensitive diplomatic issue.Beijing views the democratic island as merely

INVESTING.COM - 2018-08-17 11:30:00

Taiwan is key to US power in Pacific

Sixth-century Chinese military strategist Sun Tzu wrote that “to fight and conquer in all your battles is not supreme excellence; supreme excellence consists in breaking the enemy’s resistance without fighting.” Sun Tzu, skeptical about prolonged warfare, favored swift, decisive action; he preferred

THE HILL - 2018-08-17 11:25:06

Analyst Views On Top Movers In Recent Trade: Marathon Oil Corporation (MRO), Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Limited (TSM)

Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO)notched a 1.68% intraday gain moving at $19.32. When the opening bell rang, the price was $19.2. The number of shares that were traded during the day was 10.36 million, which corresponds to its 3-month volume average of 11.47 million shares a day.

POSTANALYST.COM - 2018-08-17 10:30:00

Taiwan Shows Peers That Independent Travelers are the Future | Jing Travel

Despite the obvious geographical advantage, things aren’t always easy in Chinese tourism for short-haul destinations in China’s periphery. Hong Kong is wrestling with Chinese overtourism, Thailand is battlingzero-dollar tours, South Korea is hampered by atravel ban, and Taiwan is faced with artifici

JINGTRAVEL.COM - 2018-08-17 09:07:39

Taiwan Stock Market May Find Traction On Friday | Markets Insider

The Taiwan stock market has moved lower in consecutive trading days, giving away more than 140 points or 1.3 percent along the way. The Taiwan Stock Exchange now rests just above the 10,680-point plateau and it's expected to open higher on Friday.

BUSINESS INSIDER - 2018-08-16 20:33:00

Taiwan Expo 2018 in Thailand kicks off 30th Aug

Bureau of Foreign Trade (MOEA), Taiwan External Trade Development Council, Thai-Taiwan Business Association and Thailand Convention and Exhibition Bureau (TCEB) are launching Taiwan Expo 2018 under the theme "Let's Tie Together" to present smart living technology, arts and culture exchange as well a

THAIPR.NET - 2018-08-17 17:09:00

Qualcomm Pays Fine Of $93 Million To Settle Its Dispute With Taiwan's Fair Trade Commission - MySmartPrice News

As per the company’s official statement, the fine of $93 million paid by Qualcomm in July is the final settlement between the US tech giant and Taiwan’s regulatory authority. Henceforth, “no other amounts will be due”. Though an agreement has been reached, the Taiwanese regulators will keep a close

MYSMARTPRICE.COM - 2018-08-17 16:28:47

Taiwan Unveils Its First Statue Honoring ‘Comfort Women’

The monument has sparked diplomatic tensions with JapanFormer Taiwanese President Ma Ying-jeou, Tainan city councilor Hsieh Lung-chieh and Huang Shu-jen, head of a local group established to commemorate "comfort women"(Kyodo)

SMITHSONIAN - 2018-08-17 15:47:44

Taiwan president visits Belize looking to shore up support

BELIZE CITY (Reuters) - Taiwan's President Tsai Ing-wen arrived in Belize on Thursday as she seeks to shore up dwindling alliances in the face of pressure from China to stamp out the island's international recognition. FILE PHOTO - Taiwan's President Tsai Ing-wen visits Paraguay's president-elect M

REUTERS - 2018-08-17 00:03:59

Why Amazon Picked Taiwan For Its Latest Innovation Center

Amazon's latest pick for a cloud services innovation center reveals its strategy for the location, Taiwan: more customers, then more talent and maybe someday more investment. ...

RADIO EGYPT - 2018-08-17 00:00:00

Containerized HMS ferrous scrap to Taiwan falls on Turkish uncertainty | S&P Global Platts

Major mini-mills in Taiwan were concluding deals this week for US-origin containerized HMS I/II 80:20 at a range of $323-333/mt CFR Taiwan, with the latest deals on Friday at the lower bound at $322/mt CFR Taiwan, trading sources said.

SPGLOBAL.COM - 2018-08-17 11:49:00

Taiwan's GDP Growth Rises In Q2 - ForexTV

Taiwan’s economic growth improved in the second quarter, preliminary estimate from the Directorate General of Budget, Accounting & Statistics showed Friday.

FOREXTV.COM - 2018-08-17 11:06:23

Alibaba pumps US$5m into Taiwan instant booking app FunNow | TTG Asia

FunNow, an instant booking app for activities in Taiwan, has raised US$5 million in a Series A funding round led by Alibaba Entrepreneur Fund, with plans to use the proceeds to expand to cities in South-east and North Asia.

TTGASIA.COM - 2018-08-17 11:01:51

Artists in Taiwan are projecting sound art to China on huge speakers

On August 26, Berlin-based artist Augustin Maurs, alongside three Taiwanese artists, will use an ex anti-communist broadcast station inTaiwanto project sound over the sea to China. Built in 1967 just four miles away from China, the 30 foot tall Beishan Broadcast station was set up by Taiwan on the s

DAZED - 2018-08-17 10:45:00

Demon Gods From Fate/Grand Order Spawn In Taiwan

Fate/Grand Orderhas a big following in Taiwan, where previously, the Taipei metro got its ownFGOtrain carriage.

GAWKER - 2018-08-16 10:00:00