Augusta, Ga - Mrs. Show-Wan (Tina) Yeh of Taipei, Taiwan is please...

Augusta, Ga - Mrs. Show-Wan (Tina) Yeh of Taipei, Taiwan is pleased to announce the engagement of her daughter Miss Si-Long (Fox) Chen to Mr. Hector Caceres, Jr., son...

Si-Long Chen - Hector Caceres Jr.

Augusta, Ga - Mrs. Show-Wan (Tina) Yeh of Taipei, Taiwan is pleased to announce the engagement of her daughter Miss Si-Long (Fox) Chen to Mr. Hector Caceres, Jr., son...

Oodles of noodles

TAIPEI, Taiwan - When chilly winter winds whip through Taipei, many Taiwanese like to slip into hard-to-find eateries...taste with a touch of shrimp flavor. While the chef in Taipei doesn't carry a pole, the kitchen still has a traditional...

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Taiwan reports first SARS case in five months

TAIPEI, Taiwan -- Taiwan reported its first SARS...was a senior scientist studying SARS in Taipei at the state-sponsored Institute of Preventive...The researcher, who lives in suburban Taipei, developed SARS symptoms on Dec. 10...

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Taiwan pigeon racing attracts gamblers, birdnappers

TAIPEI, Taiwan - Pigeon racing traces its roots...huge. Yeh Cheng-shen, chairman of the Taipei County Pigeon Racing Association and a participant...spread across the island. The oldest is Taipei's Versele-Laga, established in 1985...

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After air accidents, many prefer ground

TAIPEI, Taiwan -- A string of airliner crashes...everything," said Tu Bo-yang, president of a Taipei travel agency. Ticket sales on domestic...protects those nearby from disaster. However, Taipei's normally bustling Sungshan domestic...

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Military: Chinese cyber attacks could threaten Taiwan

TAIPEI, Taiwan -- In five years, China could be able to use computer...repeatedly threatened to use force to reunify the two sides if Taipei seeks formal independence. Taipei has said it will gradually reunify with China once the mainland...

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Guest Columnist: Despite severed diplomatic ties, the U.S. remains staunch friend of Taiwan

...Alice Wang, is the director of the Information Division of the Taipei Economic and Cultural Office in Atlanta.) I vividly remember...United States announced it would switch diplomatic ties from Taipei to Beijing starting Jan. 1, 1979. The news had an enormous...

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Delicious breakfast awaits travelers in Taiwan

TAIPEI, Taiwan - Quick, name a few dishes on the Chinese lunch or dinner menu...Soybean Milk shop - a block away from the Chihshan subway station in northern Taipei - is a classic greasy chopstick breakfast spot. The setup is simple: chipped...

Taiwan's new president begins new chapter for sovereign state

TAIPEI, Taiwan - A hotel employee clarifies the present reality of two Chinas...negotiations will go is anyone's guess. Perhaps the best opinion comes from a Taipei taxi driver. "It's better to be the head of a chicken than the tail of...

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