Taichung http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/37042/all en Baseball: World Baseball Classic - S.Korea 0 Netherlands 5 http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130302/baseball-world-baseball-classic-skorea-0-netherlands-5 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Result from the 2013 World Baseball Classic in Taichung, central Taiwan, on Saturday:</p> <p>South Korea 0 Netherlands 5</p> <p>afp</p> Taichung AFP Sat, 02 Mar 2013 15:45:25 +0000 5771679 at http://www.globalpost.com Baseball: World Baseball Classic result http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130303/baseball-world-baseball-classic-result <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Results from the 2013 World Baseball Classic championship in Taichung, central Taiwan, on Sunday:</p> <p>Taiwan 8 Netherlands 3</p> <p>afp</p> Taichung AFP Sun, 03 Mar 2013 10:31:01 +0000 5772028 at http://www.globalpost.com Baseball: Champs Japan, Taiwan grab second WBC wins http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130303/baseball-champs-japan-taiwan-grab-second-wbc-wins <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Reigning champions Japan beat China and Taiwan came from behind against the Netherlands as the two co-hosts neared round two of the World Baseball Classic with their second straight wins on Sunday.</p> <p>Japan were easy 5-2 winners against China in Fukuoka, while in Taichung, Taiwan recovered from 0-3 down to storm past the Netherlands 8-3. Both teams have now won their first two pool games with just one left to play.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130303/baseball-champs-japan-taiwan-grab-second-wbc-wins" target="_blank">read more</a></p> American League Championship Series Baseball Taichung War AFP Sun, 03 Mar 2013 14:30:26 +0000 5772131 at http://www.globalpost.com Baseball: World Baseball Classic - S.Korea 6 Australia 0 http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130304/baseball-world-baseball-classic-skorea-6-australia-0 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Result from the 2013 World Baseball Classic in Taichung, central Taiwan, on Monday:</p> <p>South Korea 6 Australia 0</p> <p>afp</p> Taichung AFP Mon, 04 Mar 2013 14:30:31 +0000 5772808 at http://www.globalpost.com UPDATE 1-Baseball-World Baseball Classic results http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130304/update-1-baseball-world-baseball-classic-results <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>March 4 (Reuters) - Results from the first round of the World Baseball Classic on Monday: Pool A (Fukuoka, Japan) China 0 Cuba 12 Pool B (Taichung, Taiwan) South Korea 6 Australia 0 (Editing by Mark Meadows; mark.meadows@thomsonreuters.com; +44 20 7542 7933; Reuters Messaging:; <a href="mailto:mark.meadows.reuters.com@reuters.net">mark.meadows.reuters.com@reuters.net</a>)</p> Labor Taichung Technology Thomson Reuters Mon, 04 Mar 2013 16:49:23 +0000 5772920 at http://www.globalpost.com Baseball-Cuba, Japan clinch second-round berths in WBC http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130304/baseball-cuba-japan-clinch-second-round-berths-wbc <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>March 4 (Reuters) - Cuba powered their way to the second round of the World Baseball Classic on Monday with a 12-0 rout of China that was stopped in the seventh inning because of the mercy rule at Yafuoku Dome in Fukuoka, Japan.</p> <p>Jose Abreu crowned the Cuban triumph with a grand slam home run as Cuba improved to 2-0 in Pool A competition to join Japan into the next round, to be played at the Tokyo Dome.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130304/baseball-cuba-japan-clinch-second-round-berths-wbc" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Taichung Thomson Reuters Mon, 04 Mar 2013 19:16:07 +0000 5773148 at http://www.globalpost.com UPDATE 2-Baseball-World Baseball Classic results http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130305/baseball-world-baseball-classic-result <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>March 5 (Reuters) - Results from the first round of the World Baseball Classic on Tuesday: Pool B (Taichung, Taiwan) Australia 1 Netherlands 4 Taiwan 2 South Korea 3 Pool A (Fukuoka, Japan) Brazil 2 China 5 (Compiled by Peter Rutherford)</p> Taichung Thomson Reuters Tue, 05 Mar 2013 07:45:13 +0000 5773571 at http://www.globalpost.com Baseball: World Baseball Classic - Netherlands 4 Australia 1 http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130305/baseball-world-baseball-classic-netherlands-4-australia-1 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Result from the 2013 World Baseball Classic in Taichung, central Taiwan, on Tuesday:</p> <p>Netherlands 4 Australia 1</p> <p>afp</p> Taichung AFP Tue, 05 Mar 2013 07:45:31 +0000 5773574 at http://www.globalpost.com Taiwan's President Ma visits Japanese mother of ex-diplomat http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/kyodo-news-international/130930/taiwans-president-ma-visits-japanese-mother-ex-diploma <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Kyodo News International </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p> Taiwan President Ma Ying-jeou took time from his busy schedule Monday to visit the ailing, elderly mother of a former de facto ambassador to Japan in Taichung.</p> <p> Ma travelled to the central Taiwanese city in the morning to wish Setsuko Sato, mother of former chairman of the Association of East Asian Relations Liao Liou-yi, a speedy recovery.</p> <p> Sato, who checked out of hospital about four weeks ago, is the daughter of Kentaro Sato, a former Taichung mayor during the Japanese colonial period.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>Copyright 2013 Kyodo News International.</p> <p>All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/kyodo-news-international/130930/taiwans-president-ma-visits-japanese-mother-ex-diploma" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Human Interest Ma Ying-jeou Taichung Taiwan Kyodo News International Mon, 30 Sep 2013 12:47:59 +0000 5948852 at http://www.globalpost.com Direct flights link Taiwan, Inner Mongolia http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/xinhua-news-agency/140528/direct-flights-link-taiwan-inner-mongolia <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Xinhua News Agency </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>HOHHOT, May 28 (Xinhua) -- A regular direct air route connecting Taiwan and Hohhot, capital of north China's Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region, opened on Wednesday, said its operator Far Eastern Air Transport.</p> <p>The 3.5 hour direct flight is the first between Taiwan and Innner Mongolia, said Dennis Tsai, deputy chief representative on the Chinese mainland of the Taiwan airline.</p> <p>The MD-82 aircraft departs each Wednesday at 1:00 p.m. from Taichung City and arrives at Hohhot at 4:35. The return flight leaves Hohhot at 6 p.m. and arrives at Taichung at 9:30 p.m. the same day.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#cp">Copyright 2014 Xinhua News Agency.</a></p> <p>Xinhua is China's state-run news agency.</p> <p>All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/xinhua-news-agency/140528/direct-flights-link-taiwan-inner-mongolia" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Hohhot Taichung Xinhua News Agency Wed, 28 May 2014 14:50:48 +0000 6160102 at http://www.globalpost.com Mainland's Taiwan affairs chief leaves for Taiwan http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/xinhua-news-agency/140625/mainlands-taiwan-affairs-chief-leaves-taiwan <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Xinhua News Agency </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>BEIJING, June 25 (Xinhua) -- Chinese mainland's chief of Taiwan affairs Zhang Zhijun set off on Wednesday morning for a four-day visit to Taiwan.</p> <p>During his visit from June 25 to 28, Zhang is scheduled to meet Taiwan's mainland affairs chief Wang Yu-chi.</p> <p>It is the second meeting between the two officials this year. Wang visited the mainland in February.</p> <p>Zhang is scheduled to visit New Taipei City, Taichung, Kaohsiung and meet the mayors of the three cities. He is also expected to visit Changhua County.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#cp">Copyright 2014 Xinhua News Agency.</a></p> <p>Xinhua is China's state-run news agency.</p> <p>All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.</p> </div> </div> </div> Taichung Taiwan Taiwan Province Xinhua News Agency Wed, 25 Jun 2014 05:50:51 +0000 6186533 at http://www.globalpost.com More efforts urged in cross-Strait grassroots communication http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/xinhua-news-agency/140628/more-efforts-urged-cross-strait-grassroots-communication <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Xinhua News Agency </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>TAICHUNG, June 28 (Xinhua) -- The mainland Taiwan affairs chief on Saturday urged more cross-Strait communication, especially among ordinary citizens.</p> <p>Zhang Zhijun, chief of the State Council Taiwan Affairs Office, made the remarks while meeting with Taichung Mayor Jason Hu.</p> <p>Zhang said that both sides have benefited from the peaceful development of cross-Strait relations and Taichung has carried out various communications with mainland cities.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#cp">Copyright 2014 Xinhua News Agency.</a></p> <p>Xinhua is China's state-run news agency.</p> <p>All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/xinhua-news-agency/140628/more-efforts-urged-cross-strait-grassroots-communication" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Index of Taiwan-related articles Jason Hu Taichung Technology Xinhua News Agency Sat, 28 Jun 2014 16:47:06 +0000 6190047 at http://www.globalpost.com