January 3, 2003 |
The U.S. military will participate in Taiwan's largest annual war games for the first time, a senior Taiwanese government official indicated Thursday. Speaking to parliament in Taipei, Vice Defense Minister Chen Chao-min appeared to confirm a report in Thursday's editions of the Taiwanese daily China Times that a limited number of U.S. Army personnel will take part in the exercise, planned for this spring. The report indicated that the U.S.
November 8, 2000 |
Monica Huang is on a crash course in English. Every weekday from 9 to 5, she and her fellow students forsake Chinese and concentrate solely on English in their private language class in downtown Taipei. Teachers drill them on new vocabulary. Textbooks and audiotapes reinforce the lessons.