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語言障礙 - language barrier

I think I can bet on that aside of culture differences, international relationships mostly struggle with language barrier. Lion’s share of the AMWF relationships I know communicate in English or in a native language of one of the partners, but in… 1,236 more words

Asia

US Sets Anti-Dumping Duties on Solar Imports from China, Taiwan

The United States on Friday set new import duties on solar products from China and Taiwan after the Commerce Department found that the solar panels and cells are being sold too cheaply on the U.S. 11 more words

Last Weeks in Champaign, IL

My family is leaving my hometown on July 26, 2014,  and driving West. Our final destination is Palo Alto, California (My Dad’s taking a semester-long sabbatical at Stanford University), but we will be stopping along the way for sightseeing. 157 more words

Birds

Another Air Mishap : TransAsian Airplane Crashes in Taiwan!

Taiwan authorities say the weather had been suitable for flying when the TransAsia plane crashed, killing 48 people.
Taiwan authorities said on Thursday it was unlikely that bad weather was the cause of the crash of a TransAsia Airways turboprop plane on Wednesday in which 48 people, including two French nationals, were killed. 544 more words

Breaking News

Taiwan plane survivor crawls out, phones father

XIXI, Taiwan (AP) — The 10 survivors of Taiwan’s worst air disaster in more than a decade include a 34-year-old woman who called her father after scrambling from the wreckage and seeking help at a nearby home. 600 more words

News

Why All the Chaos?

Just got done watching the first 15 minutes of the Today Show. The news from around the world is packed full of death. Three plane crashes. 558 more words