China says Taiwan tensions affecting some imports

BEIJING Political tension between China and Taiwan has affected cooperation on safety standards leading to a large number of cosmetic and food imports being stopped from entering China, the head of China's quality watchdog said on Tuesday. China deems ... ( read original story ...)

Taiwan Leaks Case Makes Ma Third Straight President Prosecuted

Ex-Taiwanese President Ma Ying-jeou expressed confidence he would be exonerated after Taipei prosecutors indicted him over allegedly leaking details of a criminal investigation while still in office. Ma, 66, was hit with three criminal counts Tuesday ... ( read original story ...)

Ex-Taiwan President Ma Ying-Jeou Indicted Over Secrets Leak

TAIPEI, Taiwan — Taiwan's China-friendly ex-president Ma Ying-jeou has been indicted over the leaking of classified information involving suspected influence peddling by a powerful opposition lawmaker. The Taipei District Public Prosecutor's Office found ... ( read original story ...)

Taiwan stocks rise on technical buying; transport shares up

TAIPEI, March 14 (Reuters) - Taiwan stocks rose on Tuesday on technical buying and helped by gains in transport shares on the back of lower oil prices. The main TAIEX index was up 0.5 percent at 9,742.96 as of 0144 GMT, after closing 0.7 percent higher in ... ( read original story ...)