At the height of the Cold War, Kinmen saw the last wartime battles between China and Taiwan. Now locals are encouraging tourism.
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Farmers were hit hard by a heavy drought last year only to face torrential rain this year.
Taiwan has blamed China, which claims the island as its own territory, for nixing an original order from the German firm earlier this year.
Pressured by a labor crunch and rising wages in China, Shu Ke'an, whose company supplies bulletproof vests, rifle bags and other tactical gear to the United States, first considered shifting some production to Southeast Asia a few years ago, but nothing came of it. When ...