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Taiwan Headline News

2017/03/16 08:21:47

Taipei, March 16 (CNA) The lead stories in major Taiwan dailies on Thursday are as follows (clockwise from top left):

@The Liberty Times: Former VP's bodyguard turned into Chinese spy.
@The United Daily: U.S. secretary of state begins tour to Japan, South Korea, China.
@China Times: China confirms Xi to meet Trump to talk trade, THAAD, one China.
@Apple Daily: Lamigo Monkeys's former new star accused of attempted sexual assault.

Business dailies:
@Economic Daily News: Environmental assessment has to be redone on Formosa Plastic's sixth naphtha cracker expansion project.
@Commercial Times: Technology ministry to spend NT$5 billion on building AI research centers.

English papers:
@The Taipei Times: US plans to sell Taiwan arms: reports.
@The China Post: Local leaders' workweek law qualms grow.