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Stories with person: Ma Ying-jeou
  • Survivors pulled out from building 2 days after Taiwan quake story has photosstory has video
    Updated: Feb-07-16 11:45 pm

    TAINAN, Taiwan - Two survivors - one found shielded under the body of her husband - were pulled out alive from a toppled high-rise apartment building on Monday, two days after a powerful quake that killed at least 36.

  • The Latest: More than 130 missing, 18 dead in Taiwan quake story has photos
    Updated: Feb-06-16 7:33 pm

    TAINAN, Taiwan - The Latest on a magnitude-6.4 earthquake in southern Taiwan (all times local):

  • Sovereignty, legacy factors in Taiwan leader's island visit story has photos
    Updated: Jan-28-16 7:55 am

    TAIPEI, Taiwan - Seeking to assert Taiwan's sovereignty and build his legacy, President Ma Ying-jeou paid a visit Thursday to an even smaller island also claimed by China.

  • China's Taiwan office deputy head under investigation 
    Updated: Jan-20-16 5:41 am

    BEIJING - A deputy head of the Chinese Cabinet's Taiwan Affairs Office has been placed under investigation for apparent corruption amid renewed scrutiny of Beijing's policies toward the island following its election of a new independence-leaning president.

  • China, economy tests for Taiwan presidential winner Tsai story has photosstory has video
    Updated: Jan-17-16 6:05 am

    TAIPEI, Taiwan - Taiwan's presidential election victor Tsai Ying-wen will enjoy a broad mandate from her commanding victory and her independence-leaning party's new legislative majority, but managing the island's delicate relations with China will be tricky.

  • Flag-waiving teen pop star unites fractious Taiwan 
    Updated: Jan-16-16 1:47 am

    TAIPEI, Taiwan - Taiwanese politicians came out in support Saturday of a teenage pop star who was forced to apologize for waving the island's national flag on a South Korean television program, reigniting the complex issue of national identity on a day when voters are electing a new independence-leaning president and national legislature.

  • China faces few good options in Taiwan electoral outcome 
    Updated: Jan-14-16 3:46 am

    BEIJING - China isn't going to be happy with the likely victory for Taiwan's pro-independence opposition in this weekend's presidential election, but it has limited options to respond: Any angry reaction could further alienate the island's public, while a passive response could weaken Beijing's influence there.