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The Manila Times
Taiwan angry over ’emotional’ female President commentsextremely improper. It’s gender discrimination and we strongly oppose such rema
Taiwan angry over ’emotional’ female President comments
The Manila Times / Posted 33 minutes ago
extremely improper. It’s gender discrimination and we strongly oppose such remarks,” said Wang, from the Beijing-friendly KMT party. The remarks from Wang Weixing, a military analyst and a board member of the Association for Relations Across the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Taiwan angry over 'emotional' female president commentsextremely improper. It's gender discrimination and we strongly oppose such rema
Taiwan angry over 'emotional' female president comments
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 hours ago
extremely improper. It's gender discrimination and we strongly oppose such remarks," said Wang, from the Beijing-friendly KMT party. The remarks from Wang Weixing, a military analyst and a board member of the Association for Relations Across the... Read more
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The China Post
Health minister Lin Tzou-yien addresses WHAminister Chiu Wen-ta (邱文達) uttered the word "Taiwan" three times while addressi
Health minister Lin Tzou-yien addresses WHA
The China Post / Posted 20 hours ago
minister Chiu Wen-ta (邱文達) uttered the word "Taiwan" three times while addressing the assembly in 2013 under Taiwan's Kuomintang (KMT) administration. Even before Taiwan's delegation left for Geneva, observers were keen to decipher the new... Read more
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BBC News
Taiwan's Tsai Ing-wen sworn in as first female presidentso China will likely continue to distrust Ms Tsai. Ms Tsai's election win was
Taiwan's Tsai Ing-wen sworn in as first female president
BBC News / Posted yesterday
so China will likely continue to distrust Ms Tsai. Ms Tsai's election win was only the second ever for the DPP - the Kuomintang (KMT) has been in power for most of the past 70 years. But Mr Ma lost public support over his handling of the... Read more
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BBC News
Tsai Ing-wenProgressive Party (DPP) in recent years. Campaigning in the southern city of T
Tsai Ing-wen
BBC News / Posted yesterday
Progressive Party (DPP) in recent years. Campaigning in the southern city of Tainan, she pledged to engage Mr Ma's Kuomintang (KMT) and other opponents in policy making, if elected. Cruising down the streets in a jeep, she was greeted by... Read more
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The China Post
Tsai must act 'immediately' against nukes: activistsbody, in accordance with the R.O.C. Constitution, called for a vote on passing
Tsai must act 'immediately' against nukes: activists
The China Post / Posted yesterday
body, in accordance with the R.O.C. Constitution, called for a vote on passing the anti-nuclear bill. The then-ruling Kuomintang (KMT) lost their bid by 34 votes. However, the ruling was ignored by both the Executive Yuan and Taiwan Power... Read more
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The China Post
New gov't has no backbone in Okinotori dispute: KMT TAIPEI, Taiwan -- The Kuomintang (KMT) blasted the new government Tuesday, sa
New gov't has no backbone in Okinotori dispute: KMT
The China Post / Posted 2 days ago
TAIPEI, Taiwan -- The Kuomintang (KMT) blasted the new government Tuesday, saying it lacked the backbone to protect Taiwan's maritime rights and sovereignty around the Okinotori atoll. "The new... Read more
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The China Post
Cabinet drops charges against Sunflower protestersearly the next morning. The Criminal Code prohibits entry onto private property
Cabinet drops charges against Sunflower protesters
The China Post / Posted 2 days ago
early the next morning. The Criminal Code prohibits entry onto private property without a legitimate cause.Fake Democracy: KMT The new government's ruling was not completely met with positive response. "A democracy with no rule of law is a fake... Read more
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The China Post
In low-key affair, KMT policy director Alex Tsai is wed to Queena Hung TAIPEI, Taiwan -- Kuomintang (KMT) Central Policy Committee Director Alex Tsa
In low-key affair, KMT policy director Alex Tsai is wed to Queena Hung
The China Post / Posted 4 days ago
TAIPEI, Taiwan -- Kuomintang (KMT) Central Policy Committee Director Alex Tsai (蔡正元) married Queena Hung (洪菱霙) in an elegant, low-key ceremony in Taipei on Saturday. Tsai, key... Read more
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The China Post
Cacophony of voices greets Tsai with objectionsa variety of responses domestically Friday, ranging from celebratory support to
Cacophony of voices greets Tsai with objections
The China Post / Posted 5 days ago
a variety of responses domestically Friday, ranging from celebratory support to vehement criticism. The opposition Kuomintang (KMT) released a statement following the inauguration ceremony congratulating Tsai, but also describing her lack... Read more
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The China Post
Former first lady Chow Mei-ching skips the inaugurationmedical parole while serving a 20-year sentence for charges of corruption while
Former first lady Chow Mei-ching skips the inauguration
The China Post / Posted 5 days ago
medical parole while serving a 20-year sentence for charges of corruption while he served as president from 2000 to 2008. Kuomintang (KMT) mayors and county heads including New Taipei Mayor Eric Chu (朱立倫), who was one of Tsai's presidential... Read more
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New Kerala
Tsai Ing-wen sworn-in as Taiwan's first woman President - newkerala.com #66355of Foreign Affairs said nearly 700 heads of state, diplomats and dignitaries wo
Tsai Ing-wen sworn-in as Taiwan's first woman President - newkerala.com #66355
New Kerala / Posted 6 days ago
of Foreign Affairs said nearly 700 heads of state, diplomats and dignitaries would be attending the event in Taipei. Tsai's election win was only the second ever for the DPP - the Kuomintang (KMT) has been in power for most of the past 7... Read more
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Digi Times
Taiwan's Tsai Ing-wen sworn in as first female president - BBC Newsofficials to take an informal approach in public Ms Tsai's election win was on
Taiwan's Tsai Ing-wen sworn in as first female president - BBC News
Digi Times / Posted 6 days ago
officials to take an informal approach in public Ms Tsai's election win was only the second ever for the DPP - the Kuomintang (KMT) has been in power for most of the past 70 years. But Mr Ma lost public support over his handling of the... Read more
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DW
Taiwan's new president calls for "positive dialogue" with China |participates and is never absent." Moving away from Beijing Her Democratic Pr
Taiwan's new president calls for "positive dialogue" with China |
DW / Posted 6 days ago
participates and is never absent." Moving away from Beijing Her Democratic Progressive Party's defeat of the ruling Kuomintang (KMT) ended an eight-year rapprochement with Beijing under outgoing president Ma Ying-jeou. China - which claims... Read more
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Namibia Economist
Sizing Tsai upan ageing population; and a pension system for public officials that is going b
Sizing Tsai up
Namibia Economist / Posted 6 days ago
an ageing population; and a pension system for public officials that is going bankrupt. When growth was sizzling, earlier Kuomintang (KMT) governments used to pick developing industries and throw money at them. Now Ms Tsai has to foster an... Read more
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The China Post
Tsai Ing-wen sworn in as Taiwan's first female president (update)Progressive Party (DPP) was inaugurated Friday as the Republic of China's first
Tsai Ing-wen sworn in as Taiwan's first female president (update)
The China Post / Posted 6 days ago
Progressive Party (DPP) was inaugurated Friday as the Republic of China's first female president and only the second non-Kuomintang (KMT) leader in the country's history. Tsai, 59, was sworn in for a four-year term as president at an inauguration... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Taiwan swears in first woman President Tsai Ing-wena landslide victory in January. Ms Tsai and her independence-leaning Democrati
Taiwan swears in first woman President Tsai Ing-wen
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 6 days ago
a landslide victory in January. Ms Tsai and her independence-leaning Democratic Progressive Party (DPP), in defeating the Kuomintang (KMT), ended an eight-year rapprochement with Beijing under outgoing president Ma Ying-jeou. Voters felt Mr Ma... Read more
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The China Post
Tsai Ing-wen sworn in as Taiwan's first woman president(DPP) was sworn in Friday as the Republic of China's first women president and
Tsai Ing-wen sworn in as Taiwan's first woman president
The China Post / Posted 6 days ago
(DPP) was sworn in Friday as the Republic of China's first women president and only the second person from outside the Kuomintang (KMT) to rule the country in its history. Tsai, 59, began her four-year term as president after an inaugural... Read more
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The China Post
High drama as KMT party whip election ends in tie The Kuomintang (KMT) caucus vote on Wednesday for the newly created position
High drama as KMT party whip election ends in tie
The China Post / Posted 7 days ago
The Kuomintang (KMT) caucus vote on Wednesday for the newly created position of party whip ended in a dead heat between lawmakers Chen Shei-saint and Liao Kuo-tung. Both candidates received 14 votes... Read more
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The China Post
KMT Chairwoman Hung appoints three vice chairmen TAIPEI, Taiwan -- The Kuomintang (KMT) Wednesday approved the appointment of
KMT Chairwoman Hung appoints three vice chairmen
The China Post / Posted 7 days ago
TAIPEI, Taiwan -- The Kuomintang (KMT) Wednesday approved the appointment of three vice chairmen and other officials, filling key posts in a reshuffle that started after Hung Hsiu-chu took the helm in... Read more
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The China Post
New bill allows student delegates to join curriculum committeereviewers at the Legislative Yuan approve the nominations, the Premier can appo
New bill allows student delegates to join curriculum committee
The China Post / Posted 8 days ago
reviewers at the Legislative Yuan approve the nominations, the Premier can appoint the members. According to local media, Kuomintang (KMT) legislator Ko Chih-en (柯志恩) raised concerns about handing the "highest decision power in education" to the... Read more
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The China Post
Lawmakers propose school lunch ractopamine pork ban TAIPEI -- A Kuomintang (KMT) legislator and a People First Party (PFP) lawmak
Lawmakers propose school lunch ractopamine pork ban
The China Post / Posted 10 days ago
TAIPEI -- A Kuomintang (KMT) legislator and a People First Party (PFP) lawmaker are proposing a law amendment that would ban the use of pork containing the leanness-enhancing drug ractopamine and... Read more
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The China Post
Simon Chang warns KMT against taking revenge TAIPEI, Taiwan -- Outgoing premier Simon Chang (張善政) urged the Kuomintang (KM
Simon Chang warns KMT against taking revenge
The China Post / Posted 11 days ago
TAIPEI, Taiwan -- Outgoing premier Simon Chang (張善政) urged the Kuomintang (KMT) not to take a "tit for tat" strategy in dealing with the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) after the DPP returns to power... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Web-only letter to the editor, May 11, 2016Vice President Chen Chien-jen both members of the Democratic Progress Party (DP
Web-only letter to the editor, May 11, 2016
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 14 days ago
Vice President Chen Chien-jen both members of the Democratic Progress Party (DPP). In the past 71 years, the Nationalists Kuomintang (KMT) ruled Taiwan 63 years except 2000-2008. Former President Chen Shui-ben won the first term in 2000 because of... Read more
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The China Post
Outgoing foreign minister says diplomatic accomplishments were only possible with improved cross-strait tiespossible with improved cross-strait ties TAIPEI, Taiwan -- With just days left
Outgoing foreign minister says diplomatic accomplishments were only possible with improved cross-strait ties
The China Post / Posted 15 days ago
possible with improved cross-strait ties TAIPEI, Taiwan -- With just days left as foreign minister, David Lin briefed the Kuomintang (KMT) Central Standing Committee this afternoon, touting improvement to Taiwan's international standing that he... Read more
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The China Post
Lawmaker proposes to amend law so lawyers can file against judges TAIPEI, Taiwan -- A Kuomintang (KMT) lawmaker has proposed to amend the curre
Lawmaker proposes to amend law so lawyers can file against judges
The China Post / Posted 17 days ago
TAIPEI, Taiwan -- A Kuomintang (KMT) lawmaker has proposed to amend the current Judges' Act (法官法) so that a lawyer can also file for an evaluation to possibly remove incompetent... Read more
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The China Post
Mothers celebrated worldwideStation on Saturday, with its service staff giving carnations to participating
Mothers celebrated worldwide
The China Post / Posted 18 days ago
Station on Saturday, with its service staff giving carnations to participating mothers to wish them a happy Mother's Day. Kuomintang (KMT) chairperson Hung Hsiu-chu (洪秀柱), second from right, poses with supporters at a thanks-giving tea party held... Read more
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The China Post
Kuomintang blasts Frank Hsieh on Okinotori stance Kuomintang (KMT) party officials blasted former premier and future envoy to J
Kuomintang blasts Frank Hsieh on Okinotori stance
The China Post / Posted 20 days ago
Kuomintang (KMT) party officials blasted former premier and future envoy to Japan Frank Hsieh this morning, saying that his stance on the Okinotori atoll standoff with Tokyo made him unfit to... Read more
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The China Post
KMT appoints new party secretary-general TAIPEI, Taiwan -- The Kuomintang (KMT) confirmed the appointment of National
KMT appoints new party secretary-general
The China Post / Posted 21 days ago
TAIPEI, Taiwan -- The Kuomintang (KMT) confirmed the appointment of National Immigration Agency (NIA, 移民署) head Mo Tien-fu (莫天虎) as the party's new secretary-general, Wednesday. Mo, who tendered his... Read more
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The China Post
Lawmakers ask Tsai to uphold ban on US porkTaiwan's current policy on the feed additive. The motion must pass a third read
Lawmakers ask Tsai to uphold ban on US pork
The China Post / Posted 23 days ago
Taiwan's current policy on the feed additive. The motion must pass a third reading before being enacted. Sponsored by Kuomintang (KMT) Legislator Wang Yu-min (王育敏), the motion cited the additive's health risks and said that over 70 percent of... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Painful letters from the past for Taiwan’s White Terror familiesHsu Chiang, taken away and executed on espionage charges during the ‘White Terr
Painful letters from the past for Taiwan’s White Terror families
The Borneo Post / Posted 24 days ago
Hsu Chiang, taken away and executed on espionage charges during the ‘White Terror’ political purge by Taiwan’s ruling Kuomintang (KMT).-AFP Photo TAIPEI: Growing up in Taiwan under martial law, Hsu Hsu-mei knew almost nothing about her... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Painful letters from the past for Taiwan's White Terror familiesold when doctor Hsu Chiang was taken away on espionage charges during the "Whit
Painful letters from the past for Taiwan's White Terror families
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 24 days ago
old when doctor Hsu Chiang was taken away on espionage charges during the "White Terror" political purge by the ruling Kuomintang (KMT). Decades later Hsu is finally learning more about his death thanks to a "confession letter" her father... Read more
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The China Post
KMT occupies speaker podium in protest of blocked curriculum bill TAIPEI, Taiwan -- In a historic moment on Friday morning, Kuomintang (KMT) la
KMT occupies speaker podium in protest of blocked curriculum bill
The China Post / Posted 26 days ago
TAIPEI, Taiwan -- In a historic moment on Friday morning, Kuomintang (KMT) lawmakers occupied the legislative speaker's podium in protest of the retracted controversial high school... Read more
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The China Post
Suspects must have access to evidence: justicesthus rending the contract nullified. Lai's graft scandal was revealed by the me
Suspects must have access to evidence: justices
The China Post / Posted 26 days ago
thus rending the contract nullified. Lai's graft scandal was revealed by the media following the contract's nullification. Lai is a lawyer and served as director of the office of the Kuomintang (KMT) chairman under President Ma Ying-j... Read more
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The China Post
FDA ceases imports of drug-tainted US beefTaiwan could not afford to shut its doors to U.S. pork in the face of globaliza
FDA ceases imports of drug-tainted US beef
The China Post / Posted 28 days ago
Taiwan could not afford to shut its doors to U.S. pork in the face of globalization. Tsao's remark also drew criticism from Kuomintang (KMT) Legislator Chang Li-shan (張麗善) who bashed the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) for reversing their... Read more
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The China Post
Committee votes for Wong's resignationnot accept the corruption and breach of trust allegations. Legislators of the s
Committee votes for Wong's resignation
The China Post / Posted 28 days ago
not accept the corruption and breach of trust allegations. Legislators of the subcommittee from both parties (five from the KMT and three from the DPP) later passed a motion calling for Wong to resign immediately from his post and await judicial... Read more
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asianage
The other side of the visa storyunder the control of the Buddhist theocracy, Xinjiang came under the sway of se
The other side of the visa story
asianage / Posted 29 days ago
under the control of the Buddhist theocracy, Xinjiang came under the sway of several warlords till 1941, when a renegade Kuomintang (KMT) general-turned-warlord, Sheng Shicai, established a Soviet Republic under the close guidance of the... Read more
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The China Post
Incoming premier chides Chang Ching-senon U.S. pork laced with ractopamine would continue. Those remarks also led to a
Incoming premier chides Chang Ching-sen
The China Post / Posted 29 days ago
on U.S. pork laced with ractopamine would continue. Those remarks also led to a firestorm against the DPP, in which the Kuomintang (KMT) accused the party of misleading voters on past campaign promises. Chang's post caused a backlash, especially... Read more
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The China Post
DPP, KMT figures demand Wong quit TAIPEI, Taiwan -- Both Kuomintang (KMT) and Democratic Progressive Party (DPP
DPP, KMT figures demand Wong quit
The China Post / Posted 30 days ago
TAIPEI, Taiwan -- Both Kuomintang (KMT) and Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) figures demanded that embattled Academia Sinica President Wong Chi-huey (翁啟惠) step down, criticizing his failure to submit his... Read more
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The China Post
KMT grills DPP in US pork feud TAIPEI, Taiwan -- Vice President Wu Den-yih (吳敦義) stated Sunday that if U.S.
KMT grills DPP in US pork feud
The China Post / Posted a month ago
TAIPEI, Taiwan -- Vice President Wu Den-yih (吳敦義) stated Sunday that if U.S. pork imports containing the feed additive ractopamine are allowed into Taiwan, the blame would likely fall squarely in the hands of... Read more
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The China Post
Joint probe before talk of citizens' return: MOJagainst phone fraud crimes and carrying out judicial assistance, as the NPP mot
Joint probe before talk of citizens' return: MOJ
The China Post / Posted 1 months ago
against phone fraud crimes and carrying out judicial assistance, as the NPP motion was boycotted by the caucus of the Kuomintang (KMT), which asked the motion to be up for inter-party negotiations. Legislative Speaker Su Chia-chuan ruled to... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
China insists on trying 45 hijacked Taiwanese fraud suspectsadmitted their guilt and will stand trial in China, state media reported on Fri
China insists on trying 45 hijacked Taiwanese fraud suspects
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 1 months ago
admitted their guilt and will stand trial in China, state media reported on Friday. Johnny Chiang, a legislator from the Kuomintang (KMT) party, holds a press conference in Taipei to display a video clip showing Taiwanese detained at a police... Read more
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