McDonald's Corp said on Friday that a data breach in South Korea and Taiwan has exposed some customer and employee information, making it the latest global company to be targeted by cybercriminals. Fred Katayama reports.
China's change to its family planning policy drew much attention, but birth rates are on the decline elsewhere in east Asia. Taiwan is facing the same problem. But can birth rates be boosted without regressing to gender norms? DW's Wen-Yee Lee reports from Taipei.
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For the second year in a row, pro-democracy activists in Hong Kong are banned from organizing an annual candlelight vigil that remembers the bloody crackdown in Beijing on June 4, 1989. Wu’er Kaixi, one of the main student leaders of the protests, spoke with CNN’s Will Ripley in Taiwan on China’s growing influence, and what he thinks the Western world should do to protect democracy.
In Taiwan, during the pandemic, people are diving ever more deeply into social media. And because everyone naturally wants to look their best, the demand for plastic surgery has skyrocketed in Taiwan.
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Former AIADMK minister M Manikandan was arrested in Bengaluru by the Chennai city police for allegedly-raping a Malaysian woman, causing miscarriage as well as for criminal intimidation, news agency ANI reported.
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