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2017/11/28 | Shuriah Niazi

Pesticide Deaths Sweep Indian Villages as Small Farmers Beat Back Bugs

Debt-ridden and inadequately trained farmers are dying as a result of using toxic pesticides to combat increasingly aggressive crop pests.

2017/11/27 | TNL Staff

Closure of Hsinchu Homebox Branch Results in Strikes, Arrests

A breakdown in negotiations led disgruntled employees to block the entrance to a Hsinchu store and scuffle with police.

2017/11/23 | Jeongseok Lee

Cooler Heads Prevail in SK-China Missile Defense Spat

With the THAAD issue largely settled, politics on the Korean peninsula just got a little less complicated.

2017/11/17 | Cat Thomas

Shopping, Sleeping, and Not Driving Drunk: Taipei Startups to Watch Out For

We look at four emerging companies from this year's MeetTaipei startup festival that are on track to profitability.

2017/11/14 | The Third Pole

Global Climate Summit Dominated by Budget Cuts, Red Tape

Many grants promised to countries to help combat climate change have been swapped out for loans.

2017/11/13 | Tim Ferry

Energy in Taiwan: Uncertainty in Liquefied Natural Gas

A natural gas receiving terminal has been postponed due to the potential impact on a coral reef.

2017/11/09 | TIME

Trump Calls on Xi to Act Fast and Rein in North Korea

The U.S. President passed the buck to his Chinese counterpart during a state visit to Beijing.

2017/11/01 | David Green

UPDATE: Taiwan Passes Law on Hiring Professional Foreign Talent

Taiwan's Legislative Yuan has passed the Act Governing Recruitment and Employment of Foreign Professionals, but challenges remain in ensuring the spirit of the law is carried through the implementation phase ahead of the law coming into effect in spring 2018.