Taiwan shares open higher

Taipei-The Taiwan Stock Exchange's main index opened up 14.23 points Tuesday at 10,584.10 on turnover of NT$1.75 billion (US$58.13 million).

Source: Focus Taiwan News Channel

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Taiwan shares open higher

Taipei-The Taiwan Stock Exchange's main index opened up 14.23 points Tuesday at 10,584.10 on turnover of NT$1.75 billion (US$58.13 million).

Source: Focus Taiwan News Channel

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Chan sisters bag tennis doubles gold at Universiade

Taiwan sisters Chan Yung-jan and Chan Hao-ching snatched women's doubles tennis gold Aug. 28 at the Taipei 2017 Summer Universiade.

The Chans claimed victory by defeating the Wongteanchai sisters of Thailand 6-1, 7-5. The straight-sets victory was made all the …

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FormoSat-5 begins contact with ground station

Taipei-Eighty-two minutes and 56 seconds after lift-off from the Vandenberg Air Force Base in California Friday, the first Taiwan-made satellite FormoSat-5 started communications with planet earth, according to the Hsinchu-based National Space Organization (NSPO).

In a statement, NSPO said that …

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Railway development brings important public benefits: premier

Taipei-Premier Lin Chuan (??) said in a recent interview that the government has allocated a major share of the proposed "forward-looking infrastructure development" budget to railway transport because such projects generate extensive benefits.

As long as government investment benefits the …

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Blackout Hits Taiwan, Leaves Millions in Dark

TAIPEI, TAIWAN � Taiwan suffered a massive power blackout Tuesday evening that hit businesses and residential homes, affecting nearly 7 million households on the heavily industrialized island in a sweltering heat.

The outage left millions of homes without power and …

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