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An employee wearing a pair of wings waits for her shift to end at Ximendin fashion district in Taipei, Taiwan, Thursday, Aug. 28, 2014.

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An employee wearing a pair of wings waits for her shift to end in the Ximendin fashion district in Taipei, Taiwan

Pedestrians shield themselves from the r...Pedestrians shield themselves from the rain with umbrellas as they cross a street in Taipei on July 22, 2014 as Typhoon Matmo approaches eastern Taiwan. Typhoon Matmo churned towards Taiwan on July 22, picking up strength with thousands of tourists evacuated from outlying islands as weather forecasters warned of possible flash floods and landslides.   AFP PHOTO / Mandy CHENGMandy Cheng/AFP/Getty Images

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Pedestrians shield themselves from the rain with umbrellas as they cross a street in Taipei. Typhoon Matmo approaches eastern Taiwan. Typhoon Matmo churned towards Taiwan on Tuesday, picking up strength with thousands of tourists evacuated from outlying islands as weather forecasters warned of possible flash floods and landslides. Read more

Students perform during celebrations to mark National Day in Taipei on October 10, 2013. Taiwan President Ma Ying-jeou on October 10 hailed a new trade pact with China as protesters hurled shoes and carried a mock coffin to oppose the deal and demand his resignation.

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Students perform during celebrations to mark National Day in Taipei on Thursday. In a speech on the same day, Taiwan president Ma Ying-jeou hailed a new trade pact with China, while anti-government protesters hurled shoes and carried a mock coffin to oppose the deal and demand his resignation.

Ruling and opposition lawmakers fight each other on the legislature floor in Taipei, Taiwan, Friday, Aug. 2, 2013. Taiwanese lawmakers exchanged punches and thrown water at each other ahead of an expected vote authorizing a referendum on whether to go ahead with the construction of a fourth power plant. Fridayís fracas pitted the pro-referendum forces of President Ma Ying-jeouís ruling Nationalist Party against strongly anti-nuclear forces affiliated with the main opposition Democratic Progressive Party. (AP Photo/Wally Santana)

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Lawmakers fight each other on the legislature floor in Taipei, Taiwan on Friday. They exchanged punches and threw water ahead of an expected vote authorising a referendum on whether to go ahead with the construction of a fourth power plant. The pro-referendum forces of President Ma Ying-jeou’s ruling Nationalist party were pitted against anti-nuclear forces affiliated with the main opposition Democratic Progressive party. Read more

Participants compete in a dragon boat race to mark the Dragon Boat Festival in Taipei

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Participants compete in a dragon boat race in Taipei, Taiwan on Wednesday. Read more

Protesters hurl eggs at the Philippines representative office in Taipei, Taiwan, Monday, May 13, 2013. Some 200 Taiwanese gathered outside the Philippines representative office in Taipei on Monday to protest the killing of a Taiwanese fisherman by the Philippines coast guard in disputed waters between Taiwan and the northern Philippines. (AP Photo/Wally Santana)

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More than 200 protesters show their anger outside the representative office for the Philippines in Taipei, Taiwan, on Monday over the killing of a Taiwanese fisherman by the Philippines coast guard in disputed waters between Taiwan and northern Philippines Read more

Fans of U.S. actor Will Smith and his son Jaden Smith cheer up during an event to promote their movie "After Earth" in Taipei, Taiwan, Friday, May 3, 2013

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Fans of American actor Will Smith and his son Jaden Smith cheer during an event to promote their film After Earth in Taipei, Taiwan on Friday. Read more