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  • Taipei
  • TAIPEI, Taiwan - Taiwanese legislators are scheduled to decide Friday on legalizing same-sex marriage, marking a potential first in Asia. (washingtonpost.com)
  • MONTREAL, TAIPEI (Reuters) - Taiwan's foreign ministry has asked Air Canada ( AC.TO ) for a "speedy correction" following the airline's decision to list Taipei, the capital of Taiwan, as a part of China on its booking website, according to a statement from the ministry on Tuesday. (reuters.com)
  • In 2012 the Fellowship of Mennonite Churches in Taiwan has congregations located in three major urban areas: Taipei and Taoyuan, Taichung, and Hualien. (gameo.org)
  • PALO ALTO, Calif. and TAIPEI, Taiwan, May 7, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Varian (NYSE:VAR) today announced it has acquired Cooperative CL Enterprises (COOP), a leading distributor of radiotherapy equipment in Taiwan. (varian.com)
  • Among them, Taipei is Taiwan's core city. (chinahighlights.com)
  • TAIPEI, Taiwan - It's the stuff of a legal thriller. (pri.org)
  • The Taiwan International Science Fair is an annual event in which learners from over 23 countries and territories participate in the competitive science fair as well as a cultural tour of Taipei. (iol.co.za)
  • China
  • China is increasingly pressuring multinational companies and strong European countries to list Taiwan as a province of China. (taipeitimes.com)
  • Following President-elect Donald Trump's acceptance of a congratulatory phone call on December 2 from Tsai Ing-wen (shown, right), the president of the Republic of China (ROC, popularly known as Taiwan) the communist government of the mainland People's Republic of China (PRC) issued a formal complaint about Trump's action. (thenewamerican.com)
  • I must point out that there is only one China in the world and Taiwan is an inseparable part of the Chinese territory. (thenewamerican.com)
  • We urge the relevant side in the U.S. to adhere to the 'one China' policy, abide by the pledges in the three joint China-US communiques, and handle issues related to Taiwan carefully and properly to avoid causing unnecessary interference to the overall China-U.S. relationship," continued Shuang's statement. (thenewamerican.com)
  • Jared Rizzi, a White House correspondent for POTUS @SiriusXM 124, quoted a statement from an unnamed White House spokesman who said: "Some of the progress we've made with our relationship with China could be undermined" by Donald Trump's Taiwan call. (thenewamerican.com)
  • White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest, during his daily briefing on December 5, was also critical of Trump's action: "It's unclear exactly what the strategic effort is, what the aim of the strategic effort is, and it's unclear exactly what potential benefit could be experienced by the United States, China or Taiwan, but I'll leave that to them to explain. (thenewamerican.com)
  • What's behind the China-Taiwan divide? (bbc.com)
  • China has hundreds of missiles pointing towards Taiwan, and has threatened to use force if it seeks independence. (bbc.com)
  • Foreign Minister Wang Yi said the conversation between Mr Trump and Ms Tsai was "just a petty trick by Taiwan" that he believed would not change US policy toward China, state media reported. (bbc.com)
  • Although claimed by China as its own territory, Taiwan is a self-governing democracy with a vibrant civil society. (washingtonpost.com)
  • As recently as last week, the airline's website entries for Taiwan did not mention China, according to checks made by Reuters, and it was not clear when the change was made. (reuters.com)
  • Representatives of Japan Airlines ( 9201.T ), All Nippon Airways, Australia's Qantas Airways ( QAN.AX ) and Korean Air Lines ( 003490.KS ) said recently they all received a letter from China requesting changes to their sites' references to Taiwan. (reuters.com)
  • Canada has separate deals for air services with Taiwan and China. (reuters.com)
  • Taiwan (officially the Republic of China [ROC]) is an island located 160 km (100 miles) off the southeast coast of China, opposite Fukien Province, astride the Tropic of Cancer halfway between Japan and the Philippines. (gameo.org)
  • Formerly known as Formosa (Portuguese for "beautiful island"), Taiwan (Chinese for "terraced bay") is governed by the Nationalist Chinese party (Kuomingtang) as the Republic of China. (gameo.org)
  • When the Communist Party of China established the People's Republic of China in 1949, the Republic of China (Nationalist Chinese) government of Chiang Kai-shek relocated to Taiwan. (gameo.org)
  • This includes 64 islands, of which Taiwan Island covers an area of 35,882.6258 square kilometers, making it the largest island in China. (chinahighlights.com)
  • The fighter gap, if not bridged in a timely manner, could permanently solidify the already tilting cross-Strait air-power balance in favour of China,' the US-Taiwan Business Council warned in a 2010 report. (thediplomat.com)
  • The U.S. is the only such force to be contemplated, but equally significant is that these methods are contemplated only in the situation where China is faced with U.S. forces aimed at thwarting its essential (in Beijing's view) efforts with respect to Taiwan. (armedforcesjournal.com)
  • The US recently often played the Taiwan card, in a vain attempt to use Taiwan to contain China. (rappler.com)
  • 2016
  • The increasing popularity of Australian wagyu beef has led to an increase of premium beef cut imports to Taiwan ( Source: Trade Map, Trade statistics for international business development, accessed 24 October 2016 ). (austrade.gov.au)
  • Tsai
  • In response to those parties who voiced criticism of his contact with Tsai, Trump tweeted on December 2: "The President of Taiwan CALLED ME today to wish me congratulations on winning the Presidency. (thenewamerican.com)
  • His team said that the US president-elect had also congratulated Ms Tsai on becoming the president of Taiwan last January. (bbc.com)
  • Chinese
  • Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi dismissed the call as a "petty trick" by Taiwan, Chinese state media said. (bbc.com)
  • The Chinese Ministry of Foreign Affairs said it opposed any official interaction or military contact between the US and Taiwan, according to the People's Daily, a Communist Party mouthpiece. (bbc.com)
  • The Chinese concept for the use of force has become increasingly clear and precisely directed: seeking a way to prevail in an attempt to regain Taiwan. (armedforcesjournal.com)
  • formal
  • Despite the cut in formal ties nearly four decades ago, the US has still maintained friendly non-official relations with Taiwan. (bbc.com)
  • government
  • In politics and international affairs, Taiwan needs more public voices in the media and at various types of meetings that can voice the arguments that government officials cannot say publicly. (taipeitimes.com)
  • Lin criticized the current head of the Judicial Yuan, the Taiwan branch of government that oversees the courts, saying he had not cracked down hard enough on bad judges. (pri.org)
  • country
  • Discover the latest market trends and uncover sources of future market growth for the Electronics and Appliance Specialist Retailers industry in Taiwan with research from Euromonitor's team of in-country analysts. (euromonitor.com)
  • Research
  • We hope to provide enhanced service for our customers and expand the access of quality and cost-effective cancer care solutions in Taiwan, as well as engage in more clinical research and collaborations with leading hospitals. (varian.com)
  • Nijzink-Laurie was selected to go to Taiwan thanks to her impressive research into the barriers to the use of the menstrual cup among schoolgirls. (iol.co.za)
  • If you're in the Electronics and Appliance Specialist Retailers industry in Taiwan, our research will save you time and money while empowering you to make informed, profitable decisions. (euromonitor.com)
  • often
  • He's concerned that experienced lawyers may be even more prone to corruption, since Taiwan lawyers often spend time drinking with and otherwise entertaining clients in sometimes shady settings, while young test-takers for judge-ships are a "blank slate. (pri.org)
  • help
  • Surveys show that eight in 10 high school students in Taiwan receive some kind of after-school tutoring to help them pass each hurdle in the education system to make it into the best universities and eventually get the best jobs. (taipeitimes.com)
  • international
  • Zara Nijzink-Laurie and Kalsee Nadasen at the Taiwan International Science fair. (iol.co.za)
  • Johannesburg - Young South African scientist Zara Nijzink-Laurie took home the second prize in the behavioural and social sciences category at the prestigious Taiwan International Science Fair recently. (iol.co.za)
  • Nijzink-Laurie was delighted with her performance in Taiwan and the experience of presenting at an international fair of this stature. (iol.co.za)
  • We are very proud that Zara took home a silver medal at the Taiwan International Science Fair. (iol.co.za)
  • work
  • The Presbyterian Church of England began mission work in southern Taiwan in 1865 under James Maxwell, and in 1872 George MacKay from the Presbyterian Church of Canada began medical and evangelistic work in northern Taiwan. (gameo.org)
  • Mennonite Central Committee (MCC) was invited by the Presbyterian Church to begin relief and medical work in Taiwan in 1948, and the General Conference Mennonite mission followed with church planting work in 1954. (gameo.org)
  • With the acquisition of COOP, Varian will be able to work and collaborate more closely with our customers in Taiwan as well as providing more efficient and comprehensive services," said Kevin O'Reilly, president of Asia Pacific for Varian. (varian.com)
  • Source
  • The source predicts that 7.5 percent of ad expenditures in Taiwan will be devoted to outdoor advertising in 2015. (statista.com)
  • Share
  • This statistic describes the share of household internet access in Taiwan as of July 2015. (statista.com)
  • The US had the largest market share in 2015, overtaking Australia as the largest supplier of beef to Taiwan. (austrade.gov.au)
  • already
  • Taiwan is already engaging with civil society and has done a great job in several countries. (taipeitimes.com)
  • Judges' salaries are already higher than those of other [Taiwan] public officials," said Lin. (pri.org)
  • cause
  • The concept is instead to rapidly, in a matter of days, cause Taiwan to capitulate, with such capitulation abetted by U.S. failure to respond promptly and effectively. (armedforcesjournal.com)
  • market
  • The decrease of Australian beef exports to Taiwan can be mainly attributed to a tighter supply and higher export prices, largely driven by the big demand for Australian beef in the US market in 2015. (austrade.gov.au)
  • territory
  • Please check the neighboring countries for the nearest Embassy of Bahrain that covers the territory of Taiwan. (visahq.com)
  • changes
  • If the legal changes are approved, Taiwan would become the first place in Asia with a comprehensive law supporting same-sex marriage. (washingtonpost.com)
  • A spokeswoman for Transport Canada said by email on Tuesday the department had not received any requests from Air Canada for changes to Canadian policy on Taiwan, or for changes to the Canada-Taiwan air transport agreement. (reuters.com)
  • President
  • COOP has built a strong team in Taiwan," said Xiao Zhang, vice president and managing director for Varian in the region. (varian.com)
  • high
  • Australian beef is well received in Taiwan because of its 'clean and green environmental image' and high food safety standards. (austrade.gov.au)
  • largest
  • Australia was the second largest supplier of beef in 2015, with Taiwan importing approximately 30,493 tonnes of Australian beef. (austrade.gov.au)
  • New Zealand was the third largest beef supplier in 2015, with significant growth as a result of the trade agreement between New Zealand and Taiwan (ANZTEC). (austrade.gov.au)
  • study
  • Sawatzky, Sheldon V. "The Gateway of Promise: A Study of the Taiwan Mennonite Church and the Factors Affecting Its Growth. (gameo.org)
  • directly
  • The team, led by Christina Lin as the new managing director of Varian Taiwan, is now able to directly access all Varian resources and tools for products and services. (varian.com)
  • services
  • We are committed to providing the most advanced solutions and comprehensive services for customers in Taiwan to save more lives. (varian.com)