Radio Taiwan International, transmitting from Dhabbaya, UAE was received on 17 March 2013. A French language broadcast of Chinese classical music and lifestyle topics was monitored from 19.20 to 20.00 UTC (broadcast time 19.00 to 20.00 UTC). Reception on 9.895 kHz was (SINPO) 34443 -- fair signal strength with light QRM, otherwise transmission of audio was clear.
Receiver used was a Tecsun S-2000 (Grundig Satellit 750) linked to a 10-meter vertically elevated 1/4 antenna with a lead-in of 15 meters of shielded 50 ohm coaxial.
Reception report was submitted on-line and emailed to RTI. This QSL card, along with two sachets of jasmine green tea, arrived in the mail on 4 September 2013 after a few follow-up emails.