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Taiwan shipbuilder, Lockheed Martin to build minesweepers for navy
The contract is part of a procurement process by the Ministry of National Defense, said an official at Ching Fu Shipbuilding, who declined to be named as he was not authorised to speak to the media. An official at Taiwan's navy also declined to disclose details of the deal. In a statement, Lockheed Martin said the first of the ships will be built in Italy, with the other five built in Taiwan.(10/31/2014 12:05:34 AM)
Taiwan's Ching Fu says wins bid to build minesweepers for navy
Taiwan's largest private shipbuilder, Ching Fu Shipbuilding Co Ltd, said on Thursday it had won a contract to build six mine countermeasure vessels for Taiwan's military for an undisclosed amount. The bid was part of a procurement process by the Ministry of National Defense, said an official at Ching Fu Shipbuilding, who declined to be named as he was not authorised to speak to the media. Local ...(10/30/2014 3:49:57 AM)
Inbee Park, Shanshan Feng share Taiwan lead
TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — Top-ranked Inbee Park birdied five of the last seven holes Thursday for an 8-under 64 and a share of the first-round lead in the LPGA Taiwan Championship.(10/30/2014 4:20:15 AM)
Taiwan officials in China study ban
Taiwan bans its senior government officials from higher studies in mainland China, citing "national security" reasons.(10/30/2014 2:07:17 AM)
Taiwan tycoon faces more charges in food safety scandal
Taiwanese tycoon Wei Ying-chung was slapped with nearly 140 fraud charges on Thursday over his alleged role in Taiwan's latest food safety scare, prosecutors said. Wei, one of Taiwan's richest men, faces a 30-year jail term if convicted as prosecutors indicted him on 60 accounts of fraud and 79 account of aggravated fraud in addition to violating food safety laws for selling tainted cooking oil ...(10/30/2014 3:18:16 AM)
China, Taiwan trade barbs over student spying report
BEIJING/TAIPEI (Reuters) - China and Taiwan have traded barbs about spying after a report in a Chinese state-run newspaper said that Taiwanese intelligence operatives had tried to recruit Chinese students studying on the island to spy on China upon their return home. The Global Times, a popular tabloid published by the ruling Communist Party's official People's Daily, said China had discovered ...(10/27/2014 11:29:00 PM)
Taiwan Plants Its Roots Firmly in a Green Future With Its Award-Winning Brands
LONDON, Oct. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Taiwan Trade Centre in London, England, is the foremost not-for-profit organization promoting trade between Great Britain and Taiwan. Recently, it has also become more multi-task-oriented and more multi-functional, with the Centre featuring some of Taiwan's best companies in a display of a comprehensive range of products promoting a smarter, greener, and ...(10/30/2014 8:30:00 AM)
2014 'Taiwan Green Products Campaign' Debuts in Ho Chi Minh City
TAIPEI, Taiwan, Oct. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Taiwan Green Products Campaign, featuring award-winning brands, finally makes its debut in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. To lighten up the mood a bit during this event, the Green Trade Project Office (GTPO) has designed a series of interesting interactive programs.(10/29/2014 8:40:00 AM)
Taiwan Food Scandal Forces Taipei 101 Executive Out of Post
Wei Ying-chiao, the chairman of a Taiwanese company hit by a tainted edible-oil scandal, resigned from his management positions at the operator of Taipei 101, Taiwan’s tallest skyscraper.(10/29/2014 12:46:27 AM)
UPDATE 1-Taiwan shipbuilder, Lockheed Martin to build minesweepers for navy
TAIPEI Oct 31 (Reuters) - A consortium of Taiwan's largest private shipbuilder Ching Fu Shipbuilding Co Ltd, U.S. defence firm Lockheed Martin Corp and Italian firm Intermarine SpA have won a contract to supply six mine countermeasure vessels for Taiwan's navy for an undisclosed amount.(10/31/2014 12:51:51 AM)
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