TAIPEI (The China Post/ANN) - The dip in sales of Hon Hai Precision Industry Co, also known as Foxconn, has been blamed on slow demand from its biggest client Apple, after the global smartphone market went through its worst year on record.
TAIPEI (The China Post/ANN) - Heritage Foundation founder Edwin Feulner, a senior adviser to Donald Trump’s transition team, referred to Tsai Ing-wen as a ''longtime friend' who made the call as a 'private citizen'.
TAIPEI (The China Post/ANN) - Aircraft carriers from the United States and China could cross paths in the West Pacific area later this month, escalating tensions between the two countries, a military observer has speculated.
TAIPEI (The China Post/ANN) - A group of students from a private high school wore self-fashioned Nazi uniforms and wielded swastika banners at their school's Christmas and Thanksgiving costume parade on Dec 23. The parade was widely criticised in Taiwanese society, but there were also people who questioned why representations of Nazis deserved universal condemnation in a place where people seemed to have no problem role-playing. Read The China Post Executive Deputy Editor-in-Chief Alan Fong's article here:
TAIPEI (The China Post/ANN) - The attitudes demonstrated by both the Kuang-Fu students who staged the "Nazi Parade" and those who responded to the criticism afterwards reflect the failure of Taiwan’s utilitarian education system
TOKYO (The China Post/ANN) - Several thousand travellers were stranded at the New Chitose Airport, as northern Japan experienced heavy snowfall for the third consecutive day, leading to the cancellation of over 280 flights.
TAIPEI (The China Post/ANN) - The ROC Armed Forces has been watching the PLA navy fleet — led by the Liaoning, China’s first aircraft carrier — “very closely” as it as it headed for the western Pacific for an open-sea training exercise.