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Taipei Times 24 Sep 2021
Ko said the concept was modeled on the EU’s digital COVID-19 certificates, but it would cause major disruption if applied in Taipei ... Since the Taipei City Council has agreed to this rebate, it would be most appropriate to pay it out on the Double Ninth Festival on on Oct ... Taipei.
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‘Real’ full moon shines on festival night

Taipei Times 21 Sep 2021
The Mid-Autumn Festival had a “real” full moon, the first time the astronomical categorization has fallen on the day of the festival since 2013, the Taipei Astronomical Museum said yesterday ... The moon sets behind the Kaohsiung Lighthouse in Cijin District on the Mid-Autumn Festival yesterday morning.
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Festive fruit

Taipei Times 21 Sep 2021
... a fruit stall in Taipei yesterday.
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Evergrande founder tries to assuage staff amid panic

Taipei Times 21 Sep 2021
BEIJING SILENT ... AFP, BEIJING ... Xu Jiayin (許家印), who founded the company in 1996, told staff in a letter to mark the Mid-Autumn Festival that he “firmly believes Evergrande will be able to step out of the darkest moment soon,” the state-run Securities Times reported ... Markets in Taipei and Shanghai were closed for the festival ... .
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Taiwan threatens to take China to WTO in new spat over fruit

Asahi News 20 Sep 2021
TAIPEI/BEIJING--Taiwan threatened to take China to the World Trade Organization on Sunday after Beijing said it would suspend sugar apple and wax apple imports from the island on pest concerns, in the latest spat between the two over fruit. Relations between Taipei and Beijing, ...
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COVID-19: Crowded holiday tourist spots raise virus concerns

Taipei Times 20 Sep 2021
... COVID-19 after large crowds gathered at tourist attractions on the first two days of the four-day Mid-Autumn Festival long weekend, raising concerns over the risk of infection ... People yesterday gather on a pier in Tamsui, New Taipei City, during the Mid-Autumn Festival holiday.
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Walkabout

Taipei Times 19 Sep 2021
... of the four-day Mid-Autumn Festival long weekend.
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Holiday feast scraps can harm your pet: experts

Taipei Times 18 Sep 2021
SEVERE ILLNESS ... Do not feed table scraps from your Mid-Autumn Festival feast to your pets, the New Taipei City Animal Protection and Quarantine Office warned yesterday ... Pomeloes, a seasonal fruit and frequently enjoyed during the festival, could cause severe digestive reactions in cats and dogs, such as vomiting and diarrhea, she said ... .
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Taipei sets NT$6,000 fine for riverside barbecuing

Taipei Times 17 Sep 2021
People who barbecue in Taipei’s riverside parks during the Mid-Autumn Festival holiday would be fined up to NT$6,000, the Taipei Public Works Department said on Thursday ... Taipei Deputy Mayor Vivian Huang (黃珊珊) on Wednesday said that barbecuing in public spaces is in general forbidden, with the exception of riverside parks during the annual holiday.
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T-shirt festival seeks design ideas

Taipei Times 17 Sep 2021
The online-only Jimuling T-Shirt Art Festival, to be held next month, is accepting T-shirt design proposals, the Northeast Coast and Yilan National Scenic Area Administration Office said on Thursday ... T-shirts are exhibited in New Taipei City on Wednesday.
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Over the moon for Chinese mooncakes — a staple of the Mid-Autumn harvest festival

Burlington County Times 17 Sep 2021
As a little kid growing up in Taipei, I remember celebrating the Mid-Autumn Festival with my family ... The festival — celebrated on the 15th day of the eighth month on the lunar calendar, this year Sept ... In addition to China, Mid-Autumn Festivals are ... Dragon Boat Festival.
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Taipei residents can fire up grills in private areas

Taipei Times 14 Sep 2021
FESTIVAL REPRIEVE ... Barbecuing in pedestrian arcades in Taipei would be allowed during the Mid-Autumn Festival, but masks must be worn while cooking food and the food must be eaten indoors, Taipei Deputy Mayor Vivian Huang (黃珊珊) said yesterday ... Taipei Deputy Mayor Vivian Huang talks to the media at Taipei City Hall yesterday.
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Tickets for Taipei Film Festival go on sale today

Taipei Times 12 Sep 2021
The Taipei Film Festival, which was postponed from June to this month due to COVID-19, is to begin selling tickets from noon today, the organizers said yesterday ... Yesterday, organizers said that Grit (鱷魚), directed by Chen Ta-pu (陳大璞), would also have its premiere at the festival.
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Lin Tsan-ting, Tsai Yang-ming to receive awards

Taipei Times 07 Sep 2021
Upon hearing the news, Lin’s first reaction was to express gratitude to those who worked with him to help develop the nation’s motion picture industry, the Taipei Golden Horse Film Festival Executive Committee said in a statement on Monday ... He also won the award for Best Cinematography at the Asia Pacific Film Festival for Falling Snowflakes (雪花片片).
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