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4.9-magnitude quake hits Taiwan's Hualien: CENC

A 4.9-magnitude earthquake jolted waters near Hualien County of Taiwan at 8:54 a.m. Thursday (Beijing Time), according to the China Earthquake Networks Center (CENC).
Source: Xinhua | 2018/2/8 9:54:47

Taiwan earthquake death toll rises to 9, including 3 from mainland

Nine people were killed, 265 injured and 62 still missing as of 7:00 am Thursday after a magnitude 6.5 earthquake hit Taiwan's Hualien County.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/2/8 8:42:33

Mainlanders express condolences to families of Taiwan's earthquake victims

Chinese mainland internet users expressed sympathy and prayed for Taiwanese on Wednesday after a magnitude 6.4 earthquake hit eastern Taiwanese city of Hualien, killing at least seven people and injuring 254 people.
Source: Global Times – Xinhua | 2018/2/7 20:19:03

US law will upset one-China principle

The Taiwan Travel Act, which has been referred to the US Senate Committee on Foreign Relations, has the potential to upend Sino-US relations and obliterate the one-China principle, which has been the basis for China-US cooperation for decades, Chinese analysts warned.
Source: Global Times | 2018/2/7 20:15:22

Mainland ready to help after Taiwan quake kills 7, injures 254

The Chinese mainland is willing to send rescue teams after an earthquake of magnitude 6.5 hit Taiwan late Tuesday, killing seven and injuring 254.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/2/7 18:04:54

4 killed in Taiwan earthquake, 2 mainland tourists injured

Four people were killed and 225 were injured as of 10:40 am Wednesday after a magnitude 6.5 earthquake hit Taiwan.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/2/7 14:57:43

Four killed in Taiwan earthquake

Four people were killed and 225 were injured as of 10:40 am Wednesday after a 6.5-magnitude earthquake hit Taiwan.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/2/7 13:29:30

Hong Kong to be further integrated into motherland's overall development: official

A Chinese official said here on Tuesday that the motherland's development always needs Hong Kong and will definitely help Hong Kong succeed, and that Hong Kong will be further integrated into the overall development of the motheland.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/2/7 2:55:17

Renowned HK culture scholar Jao Tsung-I passes away

Renowned Hong Kong culture scholar Jao Tsung-I passed away here on Tuesday at the age of 101.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/2/6 11:18:18

Taiwan military helicopter falls into sea

A military helicopter from Taiwan fell into the sea Monday night and six people on board are still missing.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/2/6 11:11:57

Taiwan nuclear power plant seeks to restart reactor

Taiwan Power Co. (Taipower) said Monday that it had applied to Taiwan's atomic energy authority to restart the second reactor at the No. 2 nuclear power plant, which has been shut down for about 600 days.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/2/6 1:40:50

Mainland pledges new policies to facilitate development of Taiwan businesses

The Chinese mainland will introduce new policies to ensure equal treatment for Taiwanese compatriots and businesses, a mainland official said Monday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/2/6 1:31:00

6.4-magnitude quake hits Taiwan: CENC

A 6.4-magnitude earthquake jolted waters near Hualien County of Taiwan at 9:56 p.m. Sunday (Beijing Time), according to the China Earthquake Networks Center (CENC).
Source: Xinhua | 2018/2/4 22:37:58

4.7-magnitude quake hits Taiwan: CENC

A 4.7-magnitude earthquake jolted waters near Hualian County of Taiwan at 9:12 p.m. Sunday (Beijing Time), according to the China Earthquake Networks Center (CENC).
Source: Xinhua | 2018/2/4 22:36:45

Another unexploded WWII bomb defused in Hong Kong

Another World War II bomb was disposed of at a construction site in Hong Kong by the police on Thursday, which triggered a mass evacuation of over 4,000 people.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/2/2 13:32:12

Hong Kong's retail sales grow for first time since 2014

Hong Kong's value of total retail sales in 2017 rose 2.2 percent from a year earlier to 446.1 billion HK dollars (57.19 billion US dollars), the first growth since 2014.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/2/1 22:23:37

HKSAR gov't has duty to ensure elections conducted in accordance with Basic Law: spokesman

The government of China's Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) said on Thursday that it has a duty to ensure all elections in Hong Kong are conducted in accordance with the Basic Law and relevant electoral laws.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/2/1 18:06:44

HK police defuse second WWII bomb in Wan Chai construction site

Hong Kong Police bomb disposal experts on Thursday defused a second World War II bomb found at a construction site in Wan Chai after a 24-hour operation.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/2/1 17:26:37