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- The budget of the fourth nuclear power
plant is going to be cut in Taiwan Congress
- Press release of the Green Party Taiwan, 7 November
1997. The Taiwan Congress (Legislative Yuan) Committee cut
all the budget of its planned fourth nuclear power plant
and shut down the project. Anti-nuke activists said it was
a slap to the new deal of the American nuclear facilities
export to China after the Clinton-Jiang meeting regarding
the NO-NUKE-ASIA forum.
- Mutual aid societies
- Dialog from the H-Asia list, October 1995. Citations of
works on the subject.
- Quiet time
- Editorial, The Economist, 20 August
1998. While currency traders in other financial centres
are battling turbulent markets, their counterparts in
Taipei are desperate for a little action. That
Taiwan's financial markets are unexciting represents
a victory of sorts for the island's central bank,
the Central Bank of China.
- Taiwan's big economic headache
- By Lawrence Chung, The Straits Times, 30
December 2000. After weathering the Asian financial
crisis, something is now very wrong with the economy as
people are being laid off and the market is plunging.
- Taiwan Experiences Worst Economic Crisis:
- By Dong LIU, CND, 22 July 2001. Taiwan is now
experiencing its worst economic slowdown in almost three
decades since the world's first oil crisis in the
early 1970s. More and more people seem to have lost faith
in the leadership and its ability to weather the country
through the recession.
- Taiwan’s Economy Continues to Show
Signs of Recovery
- By Dong LIU, CND, 28 December 2001. The leading
indicator index of Taiwan’s economy has risen for
the second consecutive month. The Council for Economic
Planning and Development believes that the economy is
likely to recover from March on if the index of leading
indicators for December continues to show increase.