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The China Post
DPP calls for continued cross-straight dialogue TAIPEI -- The ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) on Wednesday urged Ch
DPP calls for continued cross-straight dialogue
The China Post / Posted 3 hours ago
TAIPEI -- The ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) on Wednesday urged China to maintain the status quo across the Taiwan Strait and continue the dialogue and communication between the two sides.... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Msonda Says 'Time to Eat', Off to Meet Mutharika in America - DPP Lures MP JoomaThe ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP)-- desperate to annihilate its riv
Msonda Says 'Time to Eat', Off to Meet Mutharika in America - DPP Lures MP Jooma
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 hours ago
The ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP)-- desperate to annihilate its rivals at the next elections in 2019, has dangled a carrot in front of former outspoken spokesperson of Peoples Party Ken Msonda and is now luring the party's spokesperson on... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Uladi Calls for United Front, Says Mutharika Cannot Be Defeated With Fragmented Oppositionincluding broken economy, persistent power blackouts, shortages of water, sayin
Uladi Calls for United Front, Says Mutharika Cannot Be Defeated With Fragmented Opposition
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 hours ago
including broken economy, persistent power blackouts, shortages of water, saying this is the reason enough to vote the Democratic Progressive Party out of power. He accused the Mutharika administration of slowness in dealing with problems... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
MP Nawena Blasts Mutharika On UN Yearly Trips, Says Malawi Leader Has No VisionFormer Thyolo Thava MP and ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) member has
MP Nawena Blasts Mutharika On UN Yearly Trips, Says Malawi Leader Has No Vision
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 hours ago
Former Thyolo Thava MP and ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) member has described President Peter Mutharika as a leader with no vision who goes to the UN general assembly without an agenda. Nawena, who lost the 2014 DPP parliamentary primary... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
MCP Officials, Women Plead With Sidik Mia to Join Partyfunction in Chikhwawa and voiceferously pleaded with him to join the party. Th
MCP Officials, Women Plead With Sidik Mia to Join Party
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 hours ago
function in Chikhwawa and voiceferously pleaded with him to join the party. This proved speculation that the former Democratic Progressive Party treasurer general was set to joining the opposition MCP having ditched the United Democratic... Read more
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The China Post
Tsai approval rating slides to 44.7%: poll'1992 Consensus.'" The survey indicated that at least 40.1 percent of Tsai's re
Tsai approval rating slides to 44.7%: poll
The China Post / Posted 2 days ago
'1992 Consensus.'" The survey indicated that at least 40.1 percent of Tsai's remaining supporters also identified with the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP). A closer look at the backbone of support for Tsai's handling of national affairs showed... Read more
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The China Post
DPP anniversary event canceled due to typhoon TAIPEI--The ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) said Monday that it was
DPP anniversary event canceled due to typhoon
The China Post / Posted 2 days ago
TAIPEI--The ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) said Monday that it was canceling parts of a series of events to mark the 30th anniversary of the party's founding, due to an approaching typhoon.... Read more
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The China Post
Ruling party lawmakers slam mainland China over ICAO TAIPEI--Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) lawmakers voiced anger at China fo
Ruling party lawmakers slam mainland China over ICAO
The China Post / Posted 2 days ago
TAIPEI--Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) lawmakers voiced anger at China for suppressing Taiwan with its "one China" policy at the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO). Taiwan was... Read more
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The Manila Times
Taiwan attacks Hong Kong over string of visa denialsChina worsen. Ties between Taiwan and Beijing have turned increasingly frosty
Taiwan attacks Hong Kong over string of visa denials
The Manila Times / Posted 2 days ago
China worsen. Ties between Taiwan and Beijing have turned increasingly frosty since new president Tsai Ing-wen and her Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) took office in May. Although Taiwan is self-ruling it has never declared formal... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Taiwan attacks Hong Kong over string of visa denialsChina worsen. Ties between Taiwan and Beijing have turned increasingly frosty
Taiwan attacks Hong Kong over string of visa denials
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
China worsen. Ties between Taiwan and Beijing have turned increasingly frosty since new president Tsai Ing-wen and her Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) took office in May. Although Taiwan is self-ruling it has never declared formal... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
President Charted Jet Only for One Journey Leg to U.S.the BBC that this year there were no chiefs but laughed off and never gave a de
President Charted Jet Only for One Journey Leg to U.S.
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
the BBC that this year there were no chiefs but laughed off and never gave a definite reply when he was asked about ruling Democratic Progressive Party officials who are not in government. He said local journalists would investigate the issue as... Read more
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The China Post
Taiwan won't get ICAO invite: gov'tTaiwan Affairs Office (TAO) said in a statement that Taiwan's exclusion from th
Taiwan won't get ICAO invite: gov't
The China Post / Posted 5 days ago
Taiwan Affairs Office (TAO) said in a statement that Taiwan's exclusion from the assembly "was entirely caused by the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP)-led government." Taiwan will only be allowed to participate in international organizations... Read more
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Swissinfo
U.N. agency snubs Taiwan, recognising Beijing's "one China"by force if necessary, particularly if it makes moves toward independence. Sin
U.N. agency snubs Taiwan, recognising Beijing's "one China"
Swissinfo / Posted 5 days ago
by force if necessary, particularly if it makes moves toward independence. Since May, when President Tsai Ing-wen and her Democratic Progressive Party, which traditionally favours independence from the mainland, took power in Taiwan, China has... Read more
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Reuters
U.N. aviation agency snubs Taiwan amid impasse with Chinato Beijing's cherished 'one China' principle, which implies Taiwan is a part of
U.N. aviation agency snubs Taiwan amid impasse with China
Reuters / Posted 5 days ago
to Beijing's cherished 'one China' principle, which implies Taiwan is a part of China. Since May, when Tsai and her Democratic Progressive Party, which traditionally favors independence from China, took power, China has suspended official... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
UN aviation agency snubs Taiwan amid impasse with Chinato Beijing's cherished 'one China' principle, which implies Taiwan is a part of
UN aviation agency snubs Taiwan amid impasse with China
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 5 days ago
to Beijing's cherished 'one China' principle, which implies Taiwan is a part of China. Since May, when Tsai and her Democratic Progressive Party, which traditionally favours independence from China, took power, China has suspended official... Read more
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The Manila Times
Taiwan opposition’s bank account frozen in assets probedivided island after the Beijing-friendly KMT were ousted by a landslide in Jan
Taiwan opposition’s bank account frozen in assets probe
The Manila Times / Posted 6 days ago
divided island after the Beijing-friendly KMT were ousted by a landslide in January elections. The new Beijing-skeptic Democratic Progressive Party government announced a probe into the assets of all parties in late July, but it is only the KMT... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Taiwan opposition's bank account frozen in assets probedivided island after the Beijing-friendly KMT were ousted by a landslide in Jan
Taiwan opposition's bank account frozen in assets probe
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 6 days ago
divided island after the Beijing-friendly KMT were ousted by a landslide in January elections. The new Beijing-sceptic Democratic Progressive Party government announced a probe into the assets of all parties in late July, but it is only the KMT... Read more
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The China Post
Taiwan urging dialogue over ICAO impasseby the increased uncertainty of Taipei's participation in international organiz
Taiwan urging dialogue over ICAO impasse
The China Post / Posted 7 days ago
by the increased uncertainty of Taipei's participation in international organizations, including the ICAO. The ruling Democratic Progressive Party indicated that Beijing had pressured Taiwanese athletes competing in the Rio Paralympics to... Read more
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The China Post
SID placed on the chopping blockdisorder," according to the revisions. Despite opposition from the minority Kuo
SID placed on the chopping block
The China Post / Posted 7 days ago
disorder," according to the revisions. Despite opposition from the minority Kuomintang, committee convener Yu Mei-nu of the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) concluded that the bill had been approved. The bill next proceeds into cross-party... Read more
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The China Post
CGA says two new cutters set to strengthen maritime patrolgive himself "full marks," eliciting expressions of surprise from attendees at
CGA says two new cutters set to strengthen maritime patrol
The China Post / Posted 7 days ago
give himself "full marks," eliciting expressions of surprise from attendees at the Foreign and National Defense Committee. Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) pro-independence heavyweights have called on Feng to be the next in line to step down. His... Read more
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The China Post
Four overseas offices 'on chopping block'resources, a lawmaker said Tuesday. The identified offices are located in Germ
Four overseas offices 'on chopping block'
The China Post / Posted 8 days ago
resources, a lawmaker said Tuesday. The identified offices are located in Germany, Guam, Saudi Arabia and Norway, said Democratic Progressive Party Legislator Tsai Shih-ying (蔡適應), who was among lawmakers briefed on the matter Monday by Foreign... Read more
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The China Post
3 holidays 'likely to remain this year'Constitution Day (Dec. 25) — remains uncertain. Tuesday's strongest criticism c
3 holidays 'likely to remain this year'
The China Post / Posted 8 days ago
Constitution Day (Dec. 25) — remains uncertain. Tuesday's strongest criticism came not from the opposition but from ruling Democratic Progressive Party lawmaker Lin Shu-fen, who peppered the premier with policy critiques centered mainly on labor... Read more
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The China Post
Door open to minimum marriage age change: Linand move toward that direction" during a general legislative interpellation ses
Door open to minimum marriage age change: Lin
The China Post / Posted 8 days ago
and move toward that direction" during a general legislative interpellation session. Legislator Lin Ching-yi of the ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) noted that the current Civil Code stipulates that the minimum age for engagement is 17 for... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Govt Denies President Mutharika is Illfullfilling his engagements. Rumors about Mutharika’s health are common but Ka
Govt Denies President Mutharika is Ill
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
fullfilling his engagements. Rumors about Mutharika’s health are common but Kasaila who is also spokesman of the ruling Democratic Progressive Party , has described them as lies spread by opponents. Kasaila said Mutharika was “very strong and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Tribute to Nation's First Female Police ChiefUnited Democratic Front (UDF) were bed fellows and fought foot and nail to clob
Tribute to Nation's First Female Police Chief
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
United Democratic Front (UDF) were bed fellows and fought foot and nail to clobber a new kid on the block in the name of Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) which was formed after President Bingu wa Mutharika ditched the UDF despite winning the... Read more
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The China Post
DPP 'drawing battle lines for election' TAIPEI, Taiwan -- The latest Cabinet reshuffle, which has seen Democratic Pro
DPP 'drawing battle lines for election'
The China Post / Posted 9 days ago
TAIPEI, Taiwan -- The latest Cabinet reshuffle, which has seen Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) Legislator Hsu Kuo-yung named Cabinet spokesman, has been viewed as an attempt to build support for a Taipei... Read more
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The China Post
KMT rebuts calls that Beijing visit harmed Taiwanthat Beijing visit harmed Taiwan TAIPEI -- The opposition Kuomintang (KMT) reb
KMT rebuts calls that Beijing visit harmed Taiwan
The China Post / Posted 9 days ago
that Beijing visit harmed Taiwan TAIPEI -- The opposition Kuomintang (KMT) rebutted charges by the government led by the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) Monday of damaging Taiwan's dignity and sovereignty after a group of eight local... Read more
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The China Post
Taipei City's chief of legal affairs bows outprotracted legal case against Farglory Group has made it hard for anyone "to un
Taipei City's chief of legal affairs bows out
The China Post / Posted 9 days ago
protracted legal case against Farglory Group has made it hard for anyone "to understand what the city government is doing." Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) Taipei City Councilor Hsu Shu-hua (許淑華) said, "Yang's decision to resign on the eve of a... Read more
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NBC News
As UN Prepares to Convene, Taiwanese Rally for Inclusionhis imperative, Lim said, was the election of Taiwan's first female president,
As UN Prepares to Convene, Taiwanese Rally for Inclusion
NBC News / Posted 9 days ago
his imperative, Lim said, was the election of Taiwan's first female president, Tsai Ing-wen of the the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP). Tsai's party has historically favored independence from China, which views Taiwan as a... Read more
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The Manila Times
Taiwan politicians break ranks to court Beijingwary of closer ties with Beijing. China has severed all official communication
Taiwan politicians break ranks to court Beijing
The Manila Times / Posted 9 days ago
wary of closer ties with Beijing. China has severed all official communication with Beijing-sceptic Tsai and her new Democratic Progressive Party government (DPP), which came to power after a landslide victory in January over the Kuomintang... Read more
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The Manila Times
Taiwan politicians break ranks to meet with Beijingwary of closer ties with Beijing. China has severed all official communication
Taiwan politicians break ranks to meet with Beijing
The Manila Times / Posted 9 days ago
wary of closer ties with Beijing. China has severed all official communication with Beijing-skeptic Tsai and her new Democratic Progressive Party government (DPP), which came to power after a landslide victory in January over the Kuomintang... Read more
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The China Post
Legislator Hsu to be Cabinet spokesman Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) Legislator Hsu Kuo-yung will replace Tung
Legislator Hsu to be Cabinet spokesman
The China Post / Posted 10 days ago
Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) Legislator Hsu Kuo-yung will replace Tung Chen-yuan as Cabinet spokesman Oct. 1, the Executive Yuan announced Sunday. According to the Presidential Office, Tung will serve as... Read more
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The China Post
Volleyball players question local government's support for athletesWhat's gone wrong with the nation's sports ecology? Critics have said the gover
Volleyball players question local government's support for athletes
The China Post / Posted 10 days ago
What's gone wrong with the nation's sports ecology? Critics have said the government, both under the Kuomintang and Democratic Progressive Party (DPP), had long failed to care for athletes. In an interview with The China Post, Yu Ching-Fang... Read more
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The China Post
Overseas Taiwanese hold New York rally for UN membershiptried without success to re-enter the U.N. since 1993, after losing its seat to
Overseas Taiwanese hold New York rally for UN membership
The China Post / Posted 10 days ago
tried without success to re-enter the U.N. since 1993, after losing its seat to the People's Republic of China in 1971. Democratic Progressive Party lawmaker and Amis aboriginal Kolas Yotaka attends a rally seeking Taiwan's membership in the... Read more
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The China Post
Presidential Office opens 'Power to the People' exhibitionon "one China" between the two sides of the strait with each side free to inter
Presidential Office opens 'Power to the People' exhibition
The China Post / Posted 10 days ago
on "one China" between the two sides of the strait with each side free to interpret its meaning. However, Tsai and her Democratic Progressive Party do not recognize its existence. The Presidential Office's exhibition on Taiwan's democracy... Read more
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The China Post
Local gov't officials in Beijing to boost tourismgov't officials in Beijing to boost tourism TAIPEI, Taiwan -- The heads of eig
Local gov't officials in Beijing to boost tourism
The China Post / Posted 11 days ago
gov't officials in Beijing to boost tourism TAIPEI, Taiwan -- The heads of eight cities and counties controlled by non-Democratic Progressive Party administrations arrived in Beijing Saturday to promote tourism. Beijing officials are expected... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Mutharika Charters Jet to UN Despite Shrinking Malawi EconomyNews24. Turbulent economic times Analysts and opposition leaders lambasted Muth
Mutharika Charters Jet to UN Despite Shrinking Malawi Economy
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
News24. Turbulent economic times Analysts and opposition leaders lambasted Mutharika at the time, saying his ruling Democratic Progressive Party had failed the economy. Mutharika chartered a South African plane to Ethiopia where he received... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
DPP Governor Encourages Irrigation FarmingMangochi — The ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) Governor for Mangochi,
DPP Governor Encourages Irrigation Farming
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
Mangochi — The ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) Governor for Mangochi, Salile Mdala has urged people in Mangochi to take advantage of vast water bodies in the country and embark in Irrigation Farming to enhance food security. Mdala made the... Read more
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The China Post
Half-Taiwanese Renho wins Japan Democratic Party leadershipprinciple means it does not consider Taiwan a country," drew ire from Taiwanese
Half-Taiwanese Renho wins Japan Democratic Party leadership
The China Post / Posted 13 days ago
principle means it does not consider Taiwan a country," drew ire from Taiwanese politicians from across the party spectrum. Democratic Progressive Party Legislator Yeh Yi-jin (葉宜津) said such remarks were "most unacceptable to Taiwan," while... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Leader Asked to Fire Minister Chaponda for Flouting Assets Lawas possible successor for the presidency. He is also leader of government in Pa
Leader Asked to Fire Minister Chaponda for Flouting Assets Law
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
as possible successor for the presidency. He is also leader of government in Parliament and second-in-command in the ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) rank and file. Director of the Office of Director of Public Officers' Declarations... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Msonda Quits PP, Takes Sabbatical Leave From Frontline Politicscould not be reached for comment but the resignation comes barely days after Ms
Msonda Quits PP, Takes Sabbatical Leave From Frontline Politics
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
could not be reached for comment but the resignation comes barely days after Msonda alleged on Facebook that the rulling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) was dangling a K3 million offer to him to join the DPP and he said the money was too... Read more
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International Business Times
China warns Taiwan not to allow spiritual leader Dalai Lama to visit countryher party, even after she had made it clear that she wants peace with China. Th
China warns Taiwan not to allow spiritual leader Dalai Lama to visit country
International Business Times / Posted 14 days ago
her party, even after she had made it clear that she wants peace with China. The largest economy in Asia had cut off communication mechanisms with Taiwan in June as the ruling Democratic Progressive Party declined to recognise the "one-China" pol... Read more
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China warns Taiwan not to allow Dalai Lama to visitwill handle it based on relevant rules". She did not elaborate. China is suspi
China warns Taiwan not to allow Dalai Lama to visit
dna / Posted 14 days ago
will handle it based on relevant rules". She did not elaborate. China is suspicious of Tsai and her pro-independence Democratic Progressive Party, even as Tsai insists she wants to maintain peace with China. In June, China stopped a... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
China warns Taiwan not to allow Dalai Lama to visitwill handle it based on relevant rules". She did not elaborate. China is suspi
China warns Taiwan not to allow Dalai Lama to visit
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 14 days ago
will handle it based on relevant rules". She did not elaborate. China is suspicious of Tsai and her pro-independence Democratic Progressive Party, even as Tsai insists she wants to maintain peace with China. In June, China stopped a... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
China warns Taiwan not to allow Dalai Lama to visitminister could not be reached immediately for comment. China is deeply suspici
China warns Taiwan not to allow Dalai Lama to visit
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 14 days ago
minister could not be reached immediately for comment. China is deeply suspicious of Tsai and her pro-independence Democratic Progressive Party, even as Tsai insists she wants to maintain peace with China. In June, China stopped a... Read more
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Reuters
China warns Taiwan not to allow Dalai Lama to visitminister could not be reached immediately for comment. China is deeply suspici
China warns Taiwan not to allow Dalai Lama to visit
Reuters / Posted 14 days ago
minister could not be reached immediately for comment. China is deeply suspicious of Tsai and her pro-independence Democratic Progressive Party, even as Tsai insists she wants to maintain peace with China. In June, China stopped a... Read more
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The China Post
Yiin accused in XPEC subsidy scandalthe local game developer received in government subsidies. Adding a fresh twis
Yiin accused in XPEC subsidy scandal
The China Post / Posted 15 days ago
the local game developer received in government subsidies. Adding a fresh twist to ongoing investigations into XPEC, Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) lawmakers revealed on Tuesday morning that former Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA)... Read more
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The China Post
Protesters urge more caregiver resourcesfor caregivers in lower-middle and low-income families. Speaking at a press co
Protesters urge more caregiver resources
The China Post / Posted 15 days ago
for caregivers in lower-middle and low-income families. Speaking at a press conference at the Legislative Yuan on Tuesday, Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) Legislator Liou Chien-kuo called for an increase in subsidies for severely disabled senior... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Gulf in Malawi Cabinet Over Self-Enrichment - Tembenu in 'Bribe' Claims, As Kaliati, Nankhumwa SparRuling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) is heading to civil war in its rank a
Gulf in Malawi Cabinet Over Self-Enrichment - Tembenu in 'Bribe' Claims, As Kaliati, Nankhumwa Spar
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
Ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) is heading to civil war in its rank and file which has exploded to cabinet infighting, bordering on issues of self-enrichment of corrupt deals. President Peter Mutharika is already on record admitting... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
New Cashgate in Malawi, How Macra Funds Are AbusedCommunications Regulatory Authority (Macra) has become a gold mine for governme
New Cashgate in Malawi, How Macra Funds Are Abused
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
Communications Regulatory Authority (Macra) has become a gold mine for government officials, their cronies and the ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) who are dipping into its coffers with reckless abandon, Nyasa Times can reveal. During... Read more
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