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The China Post
No room for ambiguity on 'one China': Beijingwas that he referenced "One China" double that number of times, signaling Beiji
No room for ambiguity on 'one China': Beijing
The China Post / Posted 20 minutes ago
was that he referenced "One China" double that number of times, signaling Beijing's possible hardening stance toward the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP)-led administration. The consensus refers to a tacit agreement in which both sides of the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Taiwan's new president 'emotional' single woman: China analystisland as a renegade province awaiting reunification, by force if necessary. B
Taiwan's new president 'emotional' single woman: China analyst
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 hours ago
island as a renegade province awaiting reunification, by force if necessary. Beijing is highly suspicious of Tsai, whose Democratic Progressive Party is traditionally pro-independence, and has warned her against any attempt at a breakaway. It... Read more
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BBC News
Tsai Ing-wenYing-jeou, has already done so. The 55-year-old former law professor has been
Tsai Ing-wen
BBC News / Posted 7 hours ago
Ying-jeou, has already done so. The 55-year-old former law professor has been credited with cleaning up the image of her Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) in recent years. Campaigning in the southern city of Tainan, she pledged to engage Mr... Read more
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BBC News
Tsai Ing-wen 'extremist because single' article riles social mediaTsai, who has been outspoken about her single status. She was sworn in on Frid
Tsai Ing-wen 'extremist because single' article riles social media
BBC News / Posted 7 hours ago
Tsai, who has been outspoken about her single status. She was sworn in on Friday as Taiwan's first female president Her Democratic Progressive Party (DPP), which leans towards independence from China, won January's elections, ending eight years... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
China: Taiwan's female leader 'extreme' because she's singleIn this file photo taken Saturday, Jan. 16, 2016, Taiwan's Democratic Progressi
China: Taiwan's female leader 'extreme' because she's single
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 7 hours ago
In this file photo taken Saturday, Jan. 16, 2016, Taiwan's Democratic Progressive Party, DPP, presidential candidate, Tsai Ing-wen, raises her hands as she declares victory in the presidential election in Taipei, Taiwan. A newspaper published by... Read more
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Asian Correspondent
Taiwan’s female president ’emotional’ and ‘extreme’ due to singledom – Chinese officialAll major China based news portal followed. https://t.co/jxbMO4fP5x Tsai, who
Taiwan’s female president ’emotional’ and ‘extreme’ due to singledom – Chinese official
Asian Correspondent / Posted 7 hours ago
All major China based news portal followed. https://t.co/jxbMO4fP5x Tsai, who is the leader of the pro-independence Democratic Progressive Party (DPP), displeased Beijing when she refrained from using the word “consensus” when referring to... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
China: Taiwan's female leader 'extreme' because she's singleIn this file photo taken Saturday, Jan. 16, 2016, Taiwan's Democratic Progressi
China: Taiwan's female leader 'extreme' because she's single
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 8 hours ago
In this file photo taken Saturday, Jan. 16, 2016, Taiwan's Democratic Progressive Party, DPP, presidential candidate, Tsai Ing-wen, raises her hands as she declares victory in the presidential election in Taipei, Taiwan. A newspaper published by... Read more
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The China Post
Tsai sworn in for another term as DPP chairwomanfor another term as DPP chairwoman TAIPEI, Taiwan -- President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡
Tsai sworn in for another term as DPP chairwoman
The China Post / Posted 8 hours ago
for another term as DPP chairwoman TAIPEI, Taiwan -- President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) was sworn in for a consecutive term as Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) chairwoman Wednesday during its first Central Executive Committee meeting since becoming... Read more
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The Washington Times
Rodrigo Duterte, Tsai Ing-wen wins in Philippines, Taiwan may trigger U.S.-China frictionpresident, who was formally inaugurated on Friday. Muscling the Taiwanese The
Rodrigo Duterte, Tsai Ing-wen wins in Philippines, Taiwan may trigger U.S.-China friction
The Washington Times / Posted 15 hours ago
president, who was formally inaugurated on Friday. Muscling the Taiwanese The pro-independence stance of Ms. Tsai’s Democratic Progressive Party represents a marked departure from outgoing President Ma Ying-Jeou, whose warmth toward Beijing... Read more
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The China Post
Tsai must act 'immediately' against nukes: activistshas now returned to the nation's highest legislature body in hopes of seeing pr
Tsai must act 'immediately' against nukes: activists
The China Post / Posted 23 hours ago
has now returned to the nation's highest legislature body in hopes of seeing progress on the bill from the new legislators. Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) Legislator and former activist Chen Man-li (陳曼麗) was choked with emotion as she recalled... Read more
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The China Post
New gov't has no backbone in Okinotori dispute: KMTOkinotori is an atoll (and not an island) — this is a position that brooks no a
New gov't has no backbone in Okinotori dispute: KMT
The China Post / Posted yesterday
Okinotori is an atoll (and not an island) — this is a position that brooks no argument." Legislator Wang Yu-min said the Democratic Progressive Party-led administration had failed to protect local fishermen's interests upon taking office.The... Read more
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The China Post
Lawmaker wants steeper punishments for killing protected fishTaiwan -- The government should amend the law to severely punish those who kill
Lawmaker wants steeper punishments for killing protected fish
The China Post / Posted 2 days ago
Taiwan -- The government should amend the law to severely punish those who kill protected animals, a lawmaker of the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) said Monday in the wake of the killing of a humphead wrasse, or Napoleon fish, in the... Read more
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Asia Sentinel
China-Taiwan Tensions to IncreaseChina is likely to set out on a four-year campaign to convince the island of th
China-Taiwan Tensions to Increase
Asia Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
China is likely to set out on a four-year campaign to convince the island of the folly of voting for the China-wary Democratic Progressive Party (DPP). There will be no honeymoon. The government faces multiple challenges, many emanating... Read more
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The China Post
Cease 'Sinicizing Taiwan': Protests welcome Tsai on visit to Martyrs' Shrinehistory," they said.During the visit, Tsai attended ceremonial worship only of
Cease 'Sinicizing Taiwan': Protests welcome Tsai on visit to Martyrs' Shrine
The China Post / Posted 2 days ago
history," they said.During the visit, Tsai attended ceremonial worship only of R.O.C. founder Sun Yat-sen. According to Democratic Progressive Party sources, in order to "erase feudal connotations," the Presidential Office had already decided... Read more
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dna
'One China' principle must be basis for relations with Taiwan, says ChinaAffairs Office said on Saturday, according to the state news agency Xinhua. Ta
'One China' principle must be basis for relations with Taiwan, says China
dna / Posted 3 days ago
Affairs Office said on Saturday, according to the state news agency Xinhua. Taiwan's new president Tsai Ing-wen, of the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) which has traditionally favoured independence, was sworn in on Friday after eight years... Read more
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CNBC
Beijing threatens Taiwan: Acknowledge 'One China' or talks stopTsai Ing-wen, leader of the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP), which has tradi
Beijing threatens Taiwan: Acknowledge 'One China' or talks stop
CNBC / Posted 3 days ago
Tsai Ing-wen, leader of the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP), which has traditionally favored independence from China, was sworn in on May 20, replacing China-friendly Ma Ying-jeou of the Nationalist Party (KMT). Ma had led Taiwan for the past... Read more
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The Star
Photo gallery: May 16 to May 22Well-wishers celebrating the inauguration of Tsai Ing-wen as the new president
Photo gallery: May 16 to May 22
The Star / Posted 3 days ago
Well-wishers celebrating the inauguration of Tsai Ing-wen as the new president in Taipei. Tsai of the Democratic Progressive Party has officially taken office as Taiwan’s first female leader and also the first president from the former opposition... Read more
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The China Post
Taiwan's delegation arrives in Geneva for WHA meetingcontributions to the world health community. The Taiwanese delegation includes
Taiwan's delegation arrives in Geneva for WHA meeting
The China Post / Posted 4 days ago
contributions to the world health community. The Taiwanese delegation includes legislators Tsai Shi-ying of the ruling Democratic Progressive Party, Freddy Lim of the New Power Party, Chen Yi-ming of the Kuomintang and Chen Yi-chieh of the... Read more
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The China Post
Cloaked in greenin the outlying country of Kinmen, is seen decorated with a green cloak coincid
Cloaked in green
The China Post / Posted 4 days ago
in the outlying country of Kinmen, is seen decorated with a green cloak coincidentally the same color as that of the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP), head of the pan-green camp in Taiwan's politics, which returned to power on Friday, May... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Bored MPs Fall Asleep Listening to Malawi President Mutharikamany appeared unengaged and antsy during Mutharika's speech. Leader of the Hou
Bored MPs Fall Asleep Listening to Malawi President Mutharika
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
many appeared unengaged and antsy during Mutharika's speech. Leader of the House, Chaponda, who is a member for the ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) led by example in dozing and snoring together withMalawi Congress Party (MCP) legislators... Read more
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examiner.com
Formosa Island's fresh startformerly the official government of China before the current communist ruling p
Formosa Island's fresh start
examiner.com / Posted 4 days ago
formerly the official government of China before the current communist ruling party took over in 1949. Tsai represents the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP), the other major political party in Taiwan, which exhorts a separate, independent... Read more
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Business Standard India
Beijing threatens to shelve talks with TaipeiPresident Ma Ying-jeou from the Kuomintang Party was in power till last year.
Beijing threatens to shelve talks with Taipei
Business Standard India / Posted 4 days ago
President Ma Ying-jeou from the Kuomintang Party was in power till last year. He was resoundingly defeated in the elections early this year by Tsai, from the opposition Democratic Progressive Party (DPP), which is opposed to close ties with Beij... Read more
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Japan Today
Beijing warns it will cut contacts if Taiwan doesn't toe line ‹ Japan Todayand Beijing still sees it as part of its territory awaiting reunification. Bei
Beijing warns it will cut contacts if Taiwan doesn't toe line ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 4 days ago
and Beijing still sees it as part of its territory awaiting reunification. Beijing is highly suspicious of Tsai, whose Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) is traditionally pro-independence and has warned her against any attempt at a... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Beijing warns will cut contacts if Taiwan doesn't toe lineand Beijing still sees it as part of its territory awaiting reunification. Bei
Beijing warns will cut contacts if Taiwan doesn't toe line
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 4 days ago
and Beijing still sees it as part of its territory awaiting reunification. Beijing is highly suspicious of Tsai, whose Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) is traditionally pro-independence and has warned her against any attempt at a... Read more
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The Manila Times
Beijing warns will cut contacts if Taiwan doesn’t toe lineand Beijing still sees it as part of its territory awaiting reunification. Bei
Beijing warns will cut contacts if Taiwan doesn’t toe line
The Manila Times / Posted 4 days ago
and Beijing still sees it as part of its territory awaiting reunification. Beijing is highly suspicious of Tsai, whose Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) is traditionally pro-independence and has warned her against any attempt at a... Read more
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Rappler
Beijing warns will cut contacts if Taiwan doesn't toe lineand Beijing still sees it as part of its territory awaiting reunification. Bei
Beijing warns will cut contacts if Taiwan doesn't toe line
Rappler / Posted 4 days ago
and Beijing still sees it as part of its territory awaiting reunification. Beijing is highly suspicious of Tsai, whose Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) is traditionally pro-independence and has warned her against any attempt at a... Read more
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Swissinfo
'One China' principle must be basis for relations with Taiwan - XinhuaAffairs Office said on Saturday, according to the state newswire Xinhua. Taiwa
'One China' principle must be basis for relations with Taiwan - Xinhua
Swissinfo / Posted 4 days ago
Affairs Office said on Saturday, according to the state newswire Xinhua. Taiwan's new president Tsai Ing-wen, of the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) which has traditionally favoured independence, was sworn in on Friday after eight years... Read more
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The Manila Times
Taiwan’s ex-president Ma faces lawsuits as immunity endsimmunity lapsed after the island swore in its new leader. Ma left the presiden
Taiwan’s ex-president Ma faces lawsuits as immunity ends
The Manila Times / Posted 4 days ago
immunity lapsed after the island swore in its new leader. Ma left the presidential office Friday as Tsai Ing-wen of the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) took the reins as the island’s first female leader, after winning a landslide victory in... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
'One China' principle must be basis for relations with TaiwanAffairs Office said on Saturday, according to the state newswire Xinhua. Taiwa
'One China' principle must be basis for relations with Taiwan
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 4 days ago
Affairs Office said on Saturday, according to the state newswire Xinhua. Taiwan's new president Tsai Ing-wen, of the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) which has traditionally favoured independence, was sworn in on Friday after eight years... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Taiwan's ex-president Ma Ying-jeou faces lawsuits as immunity endsimmunity lapsed after the island swore in its new leader. Ma left the presiden
Taiwan's ex-president Ma Ying-jeou faces lawsuits as immunity ends
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 4 days ago
immunity lapsed after the island swore in its new leader. Ma left the presidential office Friday as Tsai Ing-wen of the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) took the reins as the island's first female leader, after winning a landslide victory in... Read more
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The Star
'One China' principle must be basis for relations with Taiwan - XinhuaAffairs Office said on Saturday, according to the state newswire Xinhua. Taiwa
'One China' principle must be basis for relations with Taiwan - Xinhua
The Star / Posted 4 days ago
Affairs Office said on Saturday, according to the state newswire Xinhua. Taiwan's new president Tsai Ing-wen, of the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) which has traditionally favoured independence, was sworn in on Friday after eight years... Read more
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Reuters
'One China' principle must be basis for relations with TaiwanAffairs Office said on Saturday, according to the state newswire Xinhua. Taiwa
'One China' principle must be basis for relations with Taiwan
Reuters / Posted 4 days ago
Affairs Office said on Saturday, according to the state newswire Xinhua. Taiwan's new president Tsai Ing-wen, of the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) which has traditionally favoured independence, was sworn in on Friday after eight years... Read more
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The Washington Times
Tsai Ing-wen, new Taiwan president, omits one-China principle in speechof de facto independence and robust social and economic interactions. While th
Tsai Ing-wen, new Taiwan president, omits one-China principle in speech
The Washington Times / Posted 4 days ago
of de facto independence and robust social and economic interactions. While the Nationalists favor unification, Tsai’s Democratic Progressive Party advocates formally establishing Taiwan as an independent nation. Chinese President Xi Jinping... Read more
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The Mercury News
Taiwan's new president omits one-China principle from her inaugural speechof de facto independence and robust social and economic interactions. While th
Taiwan's new president omits one-China principle from her inaugural speech
The Mercury News / Posted 4 days ago
of de facto independence and robust social and economic interactions. While the Nationalists favor unification, Tsai's Democratic Progressive Party advocates formally establishing Taiwan as an independent nation. Chinese President Xi Jinping... Read more
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The Manila Times
From legend to history: China turns to mythical emperorsplit from the mainland in 1949 at the end of a civil war. Its new president T
From legend to history: China turns to mythical emperor
The Manila Times / Posted 4 days ago
split from the mainland in 1949 at the end of a civil war. Its new president Tsai—from the traditionally pro-independence Democratic Progressive Party—will be inaugurated on Friday. Among those lighting incense in Xinzheng last month was the head... Read more
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The China Post
President Tsai pledges to hand over a 'better country' to the next generationChina at the Presidential Office earlier in the day. Tsai, 59, is the first fe
President Tsai pledges to hand over a 'better country' to the next generation
The China Post / Posted 5 days ago
China at the Presidential Office earlier in the day. Tsai, 59, is the first female president of the country. She led the Democratic Progressive Party to victory in the presidential and legislative elections on Jan. 16, thus achieving a complete... Read more
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The China Post
Tsai vows to continue cross-strait cooperation TAIPEI--Newly inaugurated President Tsai Ing-wen of the Democratic Progressiv
Tsai vows to continue cross-strait cooperation
The China Post / Posted 5 days ago
TAIPEI--Newly inaugurated President Tsai Ing-wen of the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) pledged in her inaugural speech Friday that her administration will make efforts to maintain the existing... Read more
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The China Post
Trade talks with China will not be resumed yet, says economics ministerJanuary. The administration of former President Ma Ying-jeou decided to suspend
Trade talks with China will not be resumed yet, says economics minister
The China Post / Posted 5 days ago
January. The administration of former President Ma Ying-jeou decided to suspend the negotiations after Tsai Ing wen of the Democratic Progressive Party won the Jan. 16 presidential election. On the new government's energy policy, Lee said that the... Read more
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The China Post
Tsai's speech an 'incomplete test paper': Beijingthe statement said. "This is an incomplete test paper," it said of her speech.
Tsai's speech an 'incomplete test paper': Beijing
The China Post / Posted 5 days ago
the statement said. "This is an incomplete test paper," it said of her speech. Tsai of the independence-leaning Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) was sworn in as the first female president on Friday. Her inaugural speech was regarded by... Read more
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The Border Mail
Tsai Ing-wen: The woman in China's sightsaddress, a move likely to irk Beijing. 'One-China' Policy and the '1992 Consen
Tsai Ing-wen: The woman in China's sights
The Border Mail / Posted 5 days ago
address, a move likely to irk Beijing. 'One-China' Policy and the '1992 Consensus' Ms Tsai, of the independence-leaning Democratic Progressive Party, said in her speech she would seek common ground with the mainland and ensure cross-straits... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Tsai Ing-wen: The woman in China's sightsaddress, a move likely to irk Beijing. 'One-China' Policy and the '1992 Consen
Tsai Ing-wen: The woman in China's sights
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 5 days ago
address, a move likely to irk Beijing. 'One-China' Policy and the '1992 Consensus' Ms Tsai, of the independence-leaning Democratic Progressive Party, said in her speech she would seek common ground with the mainland and ensure cross-straits... Read more
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The Huffington Post
Taiwan's First Female President Is Sworn In, Pledges To Promote Peaceas its own, looking across the Taiwan Strait for anti-Beijing sentiment that co
Taiwan's First Female President Is Sworn In, Pledges To Promote Peace
The Huffington Post / Posted 5 days ago
as its own, looking across the Taiwan Strait for anti-Beijing sentiment that could further sour economic ties. Tsai's Democratic Progressive Party (DPP), which has traditionally favored independence, won parliamentary and presidential... Read more
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Business Standard India
Taiwan's new President Tsai Ing-wen omits one-China principle in speechunion, instead favouring the status of de facto independence and robust social
Taiwan's new President Tsai Ing-wen omits one-China principle in speech
Business Standard India / Posted 5 days ago
union, instead favouring the status of de facto independence and robust social and economic interactions. While the Nationalists favour unification, Tsai's Democratic Progressive Party advocates formally establishing Taiwan as an independent nat... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
New Taiwan president omits one-China principle in speechof de facto independence and robust social and economic interactions. While th
New Taiwan president omits one-China principle in speech
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 5 days ago
of de facto independence and robust social and economic interactions. While the Nationalists favor unification, Tsai's Democratic Progressive Party advocates formally establishing Taiwan as an independent nation. Chinese President Xi Jinping... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
China warns Taiwan's new Prez against ‘independence’word “consensus”, saying the two sides had reached “various joint acknowledgmen
China warns Taiwan's new Prez against ‘independence’
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 5 days ago
word “consensus”, saying the two sides had reached “various joint acknowledgments and understandings”. Tsai, who heads the Democratic Progressive Party that is considered to be at least nominally against reunification, also referred to trade ties... Read more
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Phayul
Taiwan's first female President promises to cut dependence on Chinawould focus on increasing relationship with the Southeast Asian countries and I
Taiwan's first female President promises to cut dependence on China
Phayul / Posted 5 days ago
would focus on increasing relationship with the Southeast Asian countries and India as well. Ever since her party’s (Democratic Progressive Party) landslide victory in January Beijing has been indifferent with her and her party’s ideology,... Read more
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Breitbart
Taiwan to Inaugurate First Female President Amid Tensions with Chinaself-ruled island’s collapsing economy. “Beijing has responded to the January
Taiwan to Inaugurate First Female President Amid Tensions with China
Breitbart / Posted 5 days ago
self-ruled island’s collapsing economy. “Beijing has responded to the January election of Tsai and her pro-independence Democratic Progressive Party [DPP] by intensifying pressure on Taiwan with military exercises, diplomatic moves and... Read more
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International Business Times
Tsai Ing-wen: Taiwan welcomes first female president amid backlash against dependence on China on 20 May with a colourful inauguration ceremony held in its capital city of Ta
Tsai Ing-wen: Taiwan welcomes first female president amid backlash against dependence on China
International Business Times / Posted 5 days ago
on 20 May with a colourful inauguration ceremony held in its capital city of Taipei. President Tsai Ing-wen, of the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP), which has traditionally favoured independence, won the parliamentary and presidential... Read more
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My EastText
Taiwan's first female presidentthat wants the island on a tight leash. Although she was given a strong mandat
Taiwan's first female president
My EastText / Posted 5 days ago
that wants the island on a tight leash. Although she was given a strong mandate in the January elections, with her Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) gaining control of the executive and legislative branches of government, a souring... Read more
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Calcutta News
Tsai Ing-wen becomes Taiwan’s first female presidentin as Taiwan’s first female president on May 20 after her landslide victory in
Tsai Ing-wen becomes Taiwan’s first female president
Calcutta News / Posted 5 days ago
in as Taiwan’s first female president on May 20 after her landslide victory in January elections. Tsai is the leader of Democratic Progressive Party. According to reports, 700 dignitaries from 59 countries attended the swearing in... Read more
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