Friday, Sep 29


63 dead or missing after Rohingya shipwreck


(ChinaPost.com.tw) - A Rohingya refugee shipwreck has left 23 people dead and 40 missing in the Bay of Bengal, the International Organization for Migration (IOM) said Friday.

“Medal of Honor Recognizes Combat Veterans' Courage – and Patience”


(ChinaPost.com.tw) - Two combat veterans of the Vietnam War are now receiving the Medal of Honor, which they fully deserve.


TSMC picks Tainan for its 3nm fab

(ChinaPost.com.tw) - Taiwan-based semiconductor foundry TSMC announced it will build its cutting-edge semiconductor fabrication plant in Tainan, ending speculation that it might skip Taiwan and invest in the U.S.


Twitter finds more than 200 accounts linked to Russian propaganda

(ChinaPost.com.tw) - Twitter identifies and blocks 201 suspected Russian-linked accounts connected to the spreading of false information in last year's US presidential election.


'No ethnic cleansing' in Myanmar, security adviser tells UN

(ChinaPost.com.tw) - Myanmar's national security adviser rejects allegations of a campaign of ethnic cleansing in the country, while the UN secretary general calls the Rohingya refugee crisis a "nightmare."

WHO rejects tobacco giant Philip Morris' anti-smoking foundation

(ChinaPost.com.tw) - The World Health Organization on Thursday rejected an anti-smoking foundation endorsed by tobacco giant Philip Morris.

William Lai in hot water after 'pragmatic independence advocator' comment

(ChinaPost.com.tw) - William Lai in hot waters after 'pragmatic independence advocator' comment


Tokyo Governor at center of political storm

(ChinaPost.com.tw) - Tokyo Governor Yuriko Koike who leads the new party Kibo no To is becoming the center of the political storm in the upcoming House of Representatives election.

Singapore is top choice for expats for third year: Poll


(ChinaPost.com.tw) - The battle for top spot was tight, with Singapore narrowly beating Norway.

Beijing orders closure of North Korean companies in China


(ChinaPost.com.tw) - The Chinese government has ordered all North Korean companies in China to shut down within 120 days.

Thursday, Sep 28


Shin Kong Mitsukoshi marks 26th anniversary with series of promotions


(ChinaPost.com.tw) - Shin Kong Mitsukoshi will launch a series of promotions to mark its 26th anniversary starting Oct. 5.

Mercedes cautious ahead of F1's farewell to Malaysia


(ChinaPost.com.tw) - Mercedes enjoyed a huge surprise win in Singapore two weeks ago but going into Formula One's farewell grand prix in Malaysia this weekend, they are taking nothing for granted.

Why did North Korea fail to detect US bombers?


(ChinaPost.com.tw) - Some analysts attributed Pyongyang's recent failure to detect US bombers due to the North's lack of power to operate the radar around the clock, while others suggested that the North could have activated the system,…

Japanese PM Abe dissolves lower house, clearing way for snap election

(ChinaPost.com.tw) - Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Thursday dissolved the lower house of parliament, clearing the way for fresh elections.


[Consumer highlight] Nescafe teams up with World Gym in promoting its Cafe Viet line


(ChinaPost.com.tw) - 雀巢咖啡攜手World Gym跨界鉅獻「越式濃粹咖啡」 買咖啡即贈14天健身會籍 極致濃郁咖啡香氣助你一臂之力


More than 122,000 people flee Bali volcano on eruption alert

(ChinaPost.com.tw) - More than 122,000 people on the Indonesian resort island of Bali have sought refuge in temporary shelters amid fears that the Mount Agung volcano will erupt soon.

Man regrets property shopping spree, claims buying disorder

(ChinaPost.com.tw) - When a man surnamed Wong asked for secrecy after he purchased seven homes and 14 parking spaces in two days in Kaohsiung, the realty developer assumed he to be a superrich client who wanted to stay low-key.


[Consumer highlight] 全球首創Panorama全景照列印 誠研X610熱昇華極速型印相機 在台正式發表


(ChinaPost.com.tw) - 誠研科技(HiTi Digital, Inc.)研發全球第一台結合環保、可印Panorama 360度環景照片的『X610熱昇華極速型印相機』,6x4吋相片列印只要1.5秒,相片最長可印至6x56吋。

中秋節前夕 兩岸執行「金門協議」遣返大陸詐騙集團


(ChinaPost.com.tw) - 內政部移民署於9月27日在馬祖南竿福澳港執行偷渡犯遣返作業,在兩岸紅十字會的見證下,交接5名大陸地區偷渡犯予陸方。


Taipei councilor Lee Hsin dies in apparent suicide

(ChinaPost.com.tw) - Taipei City Councilor Lee Hsin died after falling off an apartment building early Thursday in an apparent suicide.


Spain in existential crisis as Catalans set for 'illegal' referendum

(ChinaPost.com.tw) - An unauthorized ballot will soon ask "Do you want Catalonia to become an independent state in the form of a republic," a question at the centre of one of the most serious constitutional crisis Spain has faced in…

Playboy magazine founder Hugh Hefner dies aged 91

(ChinaPost.com.tw) - Hugh Hefner, the founder of Playboy magazine, has died aged 91.


Singapore teen's US asylum request upheld after 10-month detention

(ChinaPost.com.tw) - A US board has upheld Singaporean blogger Amos Yee's asylum request following a ten-month detention, according to a statement by his lawyer early Wednesday morning.

Merkel coalition contenders clash over dealing with refugees

(ChinaPost.com.tw) - A political battle over controlling the number of refugees arriving in Germany has underlined the formidable task facing Chancellor Angela Merkel in forging a new coalition.



(ChinaPost.com.tw) - 近年台灣的觀光產業受到內外因素夾擊,影響營業績效,然而圓山大飯店在這波「災害」中卻能逆勢成長,主要圓山大飯店藉由自身的優勢以及文化的推廣,為自己找到了新定位。

Macron calls on Germany to join in bold vision for stronger Europe

(ChinaPost.com.tw) - French President Emmanuel Macron has set out a broad vision for "refounding" the European Union, and called on Germany to join him in a "new partnership" to start implementing it.

Wednesday, Sep 27


[Consumer highlight] 圓山大飯店中秋映樂搖滾 開趴啦!


(ChinaPost.com.tw) - 秋節,在台北市哪裡可以找到擁有最佳夜景環繞的戶外廣場,可以欣賞圓月、還有美食佳餚、悠揚音樂陪伴的場地呢?這件事就交給圓山大飯店的服務團隊來為您安排吧!

Koike abruptly steps to fore of national politics with new party

(ChinaPost.com.tw) - With the dissolution of the House of Representatives just around the corner, Tokyo Gov. Yuriko Koike made a daring decision to lead the lower house election campaign as the face of a political party while also…

Citi invites the public to Citi Financial Education Carnival, to have fun in learning financial literacy


(ChinaPost.com.tw) - To promote financial literacy, Citibank Taiwan has held Citi Financial Education Carnival during Sept. 26 to Oct.1.


"The Reckoning" author has something good to say about Taiwan

(ChinaPost.com.tw) - Jacob Soll, author of "The Reckoning", is a globe-trotting professor, yet Taiwan caught him by surprise.