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Taiwan prepared to donate equipment to help fight against Ebola


Central News Agency

Taipei, Oct. 20 (CNA) The Ministry of Foreign Affairs said Monday that Taiwan has prepared 100,000 sets of personal protective...full story
updated 2014-10-20 11:26 PM
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Viewed from Manhattan, first responders and others work near a victim next to a derailed Metro-North passenger train in the Bronx borough of New York, Sunday, Dec. 1, 2013. The train derailed on a curved section of track in the Bronx early Sunday, coming to rest just inches from the water, killing at least four people and injuring more than 60, authorities said. Police divers searched the waters to make sure no passenger had been thrown in, as other emergency crews scoured the surrounding woods.    (AP Photo/Craig Ruttle) In this photo released by China's Xinhua News Agency, rescuers transport an injured man after an earthquake in Ludian County of Zhaotong City in southwest China's Yunnan Province, Sunday, Aug. 3, 2014. The magnitude-6.1 quake in southern China's Yunnan province toppled thousands of homes on Sunday, killing scores of people and injuring more than 1,800. (AP Photo/Xinhua, Zhang Guangyu) NO SALES The devastation caused by Typhoon Haiyan, are seen Sunday, Nov. 10, 2013, in Tacloban city, Leyte province in central Philippines. Typhoon Haiyan, one of the most powerful storms on record, slammed into six central Philippine islands on Friday, leaving a wide swath of destruction and scores of people dead. (AP Photo/Toti Navales)
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Taiwan prepared to donate equipment to help fight against Ebola

Central News Agency

Taipei, Oct. 20 (CNA) The Ministry of Foreign Affairs said Monday that Taiwan has prepared 100,000 sets of personal protective....Fullstory

2014-10-20 11:26 PM

Artwork vandalized at picture book-themed park

Central News Agency

Taipei, Oct. 20 (CNA) A picture book-themed park in Yilan City has become a popular attraction since it was opened....Fullstory

2014-10-20 07:35 PM

Four ASE employees convicted in pollution case (update)

Central News Agency

Kaohsiung, Oct. 20 (CNA) Four employees of Advanced Semiconductor Engineering Inc. (ASE), the world's biggest electronic chip packager, were....Fullstory

2014-10-20 03:09 PM

Gov't pledges to cut motorcycle-related deaths among college students

Central News Agency

Taipei, Oct. 20 (CNA) Transportation Minister Yeh Kuang-shih told legislators Monday that fatality rates for motorcycle accidents involving college....Fullstory

2014-10-20 02:07 PM

National Security meeting discusses food safety, Ebola threat

Taiwan News, Staff Writer

Discussion centered on how to restore consumer confidence in the food industry and how to be ready in case Ebola strikes Taiwan....Fullstory

2014-10-20 08:54 PM

13-m high sculpture of Guan Yu becomes new landmark in Taoyuan park

Central News Agency

Taipei, Oct. 20 (CNA) A new landmark featuring Guan Yu, one of the best known Chinese historical figures and a....Fullstory

2014-10-20 06:44 PM

Cabinet-level food safety office to begin operations Wednesday

Central News Agency

Taipei, Oct. 20 (CNA) The Executive Yuan is stepping up efforts to ease fears of food safety with the opening....Fullstory

2014-10-20 02:30 PM

Four ASE employees convicted in pollution case

Central News Agency

Kaohsiung, Oct. 20 (CNA) Four employees of Advanced Semiconductor Engineering Inc. (ASE), the world's biggest chip packager, were found....Fullstory

2014-10-20 12:17 PM

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