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Foreign holdings of Treasury debt top $6 trillion

...the second-biggest foreign buyer, saw its holdings slip a slight $600 million to $1.22 trillion.Belgium, Brazil and Taiwan were among the countries increasing their holdings.Foreign demand for Treasury debt is expected to remain strong this year...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-08-15/foreign-holdings-treasury-
Former Greenbrier golfer Chris Waters and ex-North Augusta golfer Matt NeSmith fall in U.S. Amateur match play

...26-year-old hockey referee, made a 6-foot birdie putt on the 18th hole to win.The highest seeded player to win was Taiwan's Cheng-Tsung Pan, a senior at the University of Washington who qualified third. He beat Zach Healy, of Peachtree Corners...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2014-08-13/former-greenbrier-golfer-chr
Taiwan's new president begins new chapter for sovereign state

TAIPEI, Taiwan - A hotel employee clarifies the present...The good news, I countered, "is that Taiwan is a sovereign state with its own flag...presidential politics isn't a big topic in Taiwan this week. The presidential election...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/05/25/op_290078.shtml
Opinion columns
Why is Taiwan barred from U.N.?

...AFRICAN nation of Burkina Faso and 11 other Taiwan allies are asking the upcoming 57th U.N. General Assembly to consider admitting Taiwan as a member in the United Nations. The...the urgent need to examine and redress Taiwan's 30-year exclusion from United Nations...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/09/05/op_350934.shtml
Opinion columns
China, Taiwan can put aside differences in name of sport

...week as his Tianjin Tigers journey to Taiwan for training. "We need more practice...four-team league. "And we heard that Taiwan was quite good at baseball." It's...political nemesis is good at anything. While Taiwan is a feisty, self-ruling democracy...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/02/12/oth_404382.shtml
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Guest Columnist: Despite severed diplomatic ties, the U.S. remains staunch friend of Taiwan

...international observers predicted that Taiwan's future was dim. But despite severing...official ties with the Republic of China on Taiwan, the U.S. had no intention of abandoning...application of American laws to the people of Taiwan so as to continue the unofficial relationship...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/04/02/op_258000.shtml
Opinion columns
Taiwan's chipmakers shaken but recovering from quake

HSINCHU, Taiwan -- Working quietly in a sterile, temperature-controlled...moonsuits belied the sense of urgency gripping Taiwan's crucial semiconductor industry. The...Hsinchu Science-based Industrial Park, Taiwan's answer to Silicon Valley. Hsinchu...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/09/29/tec_271793.shtml
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Taiwan relies on missile shield during transition

...States to exclude the Republic of China on Taiwan from a planned anti-missile defense shield. Beijing argues that incorporating Taiwan in a regional missile shield would strengthen...reunification. Some American critics of Taiwan's inclusion in the proposed Theater...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/06/23/op_264265.shtml
Opinion columns
Patience, Taiwan

...ridiculous for China to be aiming missiles at Taiwan. What China has to fear from what it...weapons. What China has to fear from Taiwan is freedom. Democracy. Capitalism...the current and campaigning president of Taiwan, risks much in antagonizing the sleeping...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/12/12/edi_390679.shtml
Editorials
Taiwan must be prepared for next quake

TAICHUNG, Taiwan -- As prospects for finding earthquake survivors dimmed Monday, Taiwan reviewed its slow response to the calamity and...shortage of translators and engineers. Even worse, Taiwan lacked the basic high-tech equipment needed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/09/29/tec_271791.shtml
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