- Character #498: 錯The character 錯（ㄘㄨㄛˋ） means mistake or fault....
- a19372846abcd: #ntust #sunlight #green #taiwan #taipei (在...
- a19372846abcd: #yonghe #taiwan #taipei #sunlight #summer (在...
- Character #497: 辦The character 辦（ㄅㄢˋ） means to handle something,...
- Horizontal text written from left to right
- Horizontal text written from right to left.
- Character #496: 緊The character 緊（ㄐㄧㄣˇ） means tight, or urgent....
- sendmetoasia: 桐花。火車 (by ~小洲~) 臺灣平溪線火車
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Tag Archives: China
The majority of the news at the end of August was dominated by Typhoon Tembin that crossed Taiwan twice. “Little Islands Are Big Trouble In The South China Sea” [npr.org; September 07, 2012] Another hot topic in the news is … Continue reading
“Chinese rafter seeks Taiwan democracy, finds custody” [Reuters via Yahoo!News, December 08, 2011] I really have no words. Except that Taiwan is obviously not China. “U.S. Deputy Secretary of Energy Poneman to Visit Taiwan, Meet President Ma” [bloomberg.com, December 07, … Continue reading
“Dance Review: White” [express.co.uk, November 11, 2011.] “White/ Cloud Gate Dance Theatre of Taiwan, Sadler’s Wells – review” [thisislondon.co.uk, November 10, 2011] Cloud Gate Dance Theatre continues its tour and is in England. I’m really glad these audiences are exposed … Continue reading
“International nuclear inspectors arrive in Fukushima” [guardian.co.uk, October 09, 2011] Hopefully the presence of international inspectors in Fukukshima means that the cleanup will continue smoothly and effectively. “Old radium bottles blamed for Tokyo radiation” [telegraph.co.uk, October 14, 2011.] There was … Continue reading
“Taiwan, China Warily Celebrate Centennial” [AP via npr.org, October 10, 2011.] “China’s Hu Urges Unification With Rival Taiwan” [AP via npr.org, October 09, 2011.] “Taiwan Urges China To Respect Freedom On Centenary” [AP via npr.org, October 10, 2011.] Naturally the … Continue reading
October 10, 1911 was the start of the 武昌起義 (wu chang qui yi; Wuchang Uprising) that ended with the fall of 清朝 (ching chao; Qing Dynasty). The establishment of 中華民國 (chung hwa ming guo; Republic of China; ROC) occurred a … Continue reading
I’m doing some more organizing. News bites from East Asia (except for Taiwan) will now be called “News about East Asia.” “Teacher, Leave Those Kids Alone: A Look at South Korea’s Education System” Time Magazine, October 03, 2011. An interesting … Continue reading
“China Strikes Back After Taiwan Weapons Deal” time.com, September 27, 2011. “Pacific commander says US arms sales won’t end military gap between China, Taiwan” Associated Press via startribune.com, September 27, 2011. “Source: Chinese official tells Clinton U.S. should reconsider Taiwan … Continue reading