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The China Post
Lawmakers to resume vote on budget proposals todaya marathon voting session. Legislative proceedings will resume at 9 a.m. today
Lawmakers to resume vote on budget proposals today
The China Post / Posted 5 hours ago
a marathon voting session. Legislative proceedings will resume at 9 a.m. today during the general assembly. The minority Kuomintang (KMT) caucus agreed not to obstruct legislative proceedings again by proposing changes to the voting process.... Read more
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The China Post
Speaker halts KMT-led voting session TAIPEI, Taiwan -- A marathon special legislative voting session was halted We
Speaker halts KMT-led voting session
The China Post / Posted yesterday
TAIPEI, Taiwan -- A marathon special legislative voting session was halted Wednesday to open the way for bipartisan negotiations on state-owned business budget proposals, amid reports that a parliament staffer... Read more
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The China Post
Taiwan-Japan maritime meet postponedJapan detained a Taiwanese fishing boat on April 25 in the seas near the atoll,
Taiwan-Japan maritime meet postponed
The China Post / Posted 2 days ago
Japan detained a Taiwanese fishing boat on April 25 in the seas near the atoll, leading to a strong protest by the former Kuomintang (KMT) administration. The KMT government insisted that the atoll is not an island as Japan claims and sent patrol... Read more
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The China Post
KMT urges ouster of school curriculum chief TAIPEI, Taiwan -- The Kuomintang (KMT) Monday urged the Education Ministry to
KMT urges ouster of school curriculum chief
The China Post / Posted 3 days ago
TAIPEI, Taiwan -- The Kuomintang (KMT) Monday urged the Education Ministry to replace the Curriculum Review Committee's convener Chuang Kuo-jung (莊國榮), saying that he was unfit for the position. Currently... Read more
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The China Post
Ill-gotten party assets bill passes in LY-- The ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) used its majority to press for
Ill-gotten party assets bill passes in LY
The China Post / Posted 3 days ago
-- The ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) used its majority to press forward with a party assets bill aimed at the Kuomintang (KMT) on Monday, as it passed a third reading in the Legislature. The act stipulates that aside from assets... Read more
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The China Post
Fishermen's access to Taiping to be restrictedto arrive at the seas around Taiping on Monday at the soonest. In a press confe
Fishermen's access to Taiping to be restricted
The China Post / Posted 4 days ago
to arrive at the seas around Taiping on Monday at the soonest. In a press conference held earlier Sunday, opposition Kuomintang (KMT) lawmakers said that without first gaining approval from the military, the Taiwanese fishermen may not be... Read more
5d
The China Post
Animal welfare advocates fear 'no-kill' law will result in mass animal deathsa year to go before the law takes effect (without new measures taken); it will
Animal welfare advocates fear 'no-kill' law will result in mass animal deaths
The China Post / Posted 5 days ago
a year to go before the law takes effect (without new measures taken); it will be complete chaos when it does," Wu said. Kuomintang (KMT) Legislator Chiang Nai-shin (蔣乃辛) said the policy would result in shelters struggling with overflow, a lack... Read more
7d
The China Post
Review of 'one flexible day off' draft on holdare already mechanisms in place for the convener to name a substitute. "The DPP
Review of 'one flexible day off' draft on hold
The China Post / Posted 7 days ago
are already mechanisms in place for the convener to name a substitute. "The DPP will not aim its guns on its own," he said.KMT, NPP Clash Amid Meeting Limbo After meeting with demonstrators outside the Legislature protesting the draft draft,... Read more
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The China Post
Review of 'one flexible day off' draft put on hold after committee chaosaccusing them of giving in to industry demands instead of standing up for worke
Review of 'one flexible day off' draft put on hold after committee chaos
The China Post / Posted 7 days ago
accusing them of giving in to industry demands instead of standing up for workers.After meeting with the demonstrators, Kuomintang (KMT) lawmakers entered the committee room wielding placards and quickly swarmed the tables, chanting for the bill... Read more
7d
Manila Standard Today
Duterte rules out talks with Chinaruling that undermined Taipei’s claims there. Eight lawmakers from the ruling
Duterte rules out talks with China
Manila Standard Today / Posted 7 days ago
ruling that undermined Taipei’s claims there. Eight lawmakers from the ruling Democratic Progressive Party and opposition Kuomintang (KMT) boarded a military plane early Wednesday to the Taiwan-controlled Taiping island in the Spratly island... Read more
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The China Post
Legislators visit Taiping to assert claima rock rather than an island. The group comprised eight lawmakers from across
Legislators visit Taiping to assert claim
The China Post / Posted 8 days ago
a rock rather than an island. The group comprised eight lawmakers from across party lines and was led by opposition Kuomintang (KMT) Legislator Chiang Chi-chen (江啟臣), who serves as convener of the Legislature's Foreign Affairs and National... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Taiwan lawmakers, fishermen protest at disputed islandthat undermined Taipei’s claims there. Eight lawmakers from the ruling Democra
Taiwan lawmakers, fishermen protest at disputed island
Manila Bulletin / Posted 8 days ago
that undermined Taipei’s claims there. Eight lawmakers from the ruling Democratic Progressive Party and the opposition Kuomintang (KMT) boarded a military plane to the Taiwan-controlled Taiping island in the Spratlys archipelago. Five fishing... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Taiwan lawmakers, fishers to protest on ‘rock’ in PH EEZruling that undermined Taipei’s claims there. Eight lawmakers from the ruling
Taiwan lawmakers, fishers to protest on ‘rock’ in PH EEZ
Inquirier.net / Posted 8 days ago
ruling that undermined Taipei’s claims there. Eight lawmakers from the ruling Democratic Progressive Party and opposition Kuomintang (KMT) boarded a military plane early Wednesday to the Taiwan-controlled Taiping island in the Spratly island... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Taiwan lawmakers, fishermen protest at disputed islandin the South China Sea's Spratly island chain Eight lawmakers from the ruling
Taiwan lawmakers, fishermen protest at disputed island
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 8 days ago
in the South China Sea's Spratly island chain Eight lawmakers from the ruling Democratic Progressive Party and opposition Kuomintang (KMT) boarded a military plane early Wednesday to the Taiwan-controlled Taiping island in the Spratly island... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Taiwan lawmakers, fishermen protest at disputed islandruling that undermined Taipei's claims there. Eight lawmakers from the ruling
Taiwan lawmakers, fishermen protest at disputed island
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 8 days ago
ruling that undermined Taipei's claims there. Eight lawmakers from the ruling Democratic Progressive Party and opposition Kuomintang (KMT) boarded a military plane early Wednesday to the Taiwan-controlled Taiping island in the Spratly island... Read more
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Rappler
Taiwan lawmakers, fishermen protest at disputed islandruling that undermined Taipei's claims there. Eight lawmakers from the ruling
Taiwan lawmakers, fishermen protest at disputed island
Rappler / Posted 8 days ago
ruling that undermined Taipei's claims there. Eight lawmakers from the ruling Democratic Progressive Party and opposition Kuomintang (KMT) boarded a military plane early Wednesday to the Taiwan-controlled Taiping island in the Spratly island... Read more
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9d
The China Post
Cabinet urges S. China Sea negotiationssaid it was critical for Taiwan to be a responsible stakeholder. The government
Cabinet urges S. China Sea negotiations
The China Post / Posted 9 days ago
said it was critical for Taiwan to be a responsible stakeholder. The government statement contrasts with opposition leader Kuomintang (KMT) Chairwoman Hung Hsiu-chu's (洪秀柱) call for Taiwan to clearly demarcate a 200 nautical mile EEZ around Taiping... Read more
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9d
The China Post
Lawmakers demand military support for Taiping protest TAIPEI, Taiwan -- Kuomintang (KMT) lawmakers urged the government Tuesday to
Lawmakers demand military support for Taiping protest
The China Post / Posted 9 days ago
TAIPEI, Taiwan -- Kuomintang (KMT) lawmakers urged the government Tuesday to deploy the military to protect the nation's South China Sea claims and to accompany fishermen planning a protest trip... Read more
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10d
The China Post
DPP eyes extraordinary session for 3 billsamendments that would give workers one fixed day off and one flexible rest day
DPP eyes extraordinary session for 3 bills
The China Post / Posted 10 days ago
amendments that would give workers one fixed day off and one flexible rest day (一例一休). The news was grudgingly received by Kuomintang (KMT) caucus leader Lin Te-fu, who said the DPP's majority made it "impossible to evade the issue." KMT lawmakers... Read more
14d
The China Post
KMT pans party assets bill as DPP pushes for quick passage TAIPEI--The opposition Kuomintang (KMT) took a stance Thursday against a draf
KMT pans party assets bill as DPP pushes for quick passage
The China Post / Posted 14 days ago
TAIPEI--The opposition Kuomintang (KMT) took a stance Thursday against a draft bill on assets it obtained under dubious circumstances, saying it was "unconstitutional" and "illegal." One... Read more
16d
The China Post
Lawmakers scrap contentiousin accordance with the Civil Organization Act (人民團體法) and the Charity Fundraisi
Lawmakers scrap contentious
The China Post / Posted 16 days ago
in accordance with the Civil Organization Act (人民團體法) and the Charity Fundraising Act (公益勸募條例). The law was enacted by the Kuomintang (KMT) in 1954 and has been criticized for granting "special privileges" in fundraising activities to the charity... Read more
17d
The China Post
2-day weekend gets first green lightYuan's insistence on enacting a "one fixed, one flexible" policy. The proposal
2-day weekend gets first green light
The China Post / Posted 17 days ago
Yuan's insistence on enacting a "one fixed, one flexible" policy. The proposal for mandatory two-day weekends, headed by Kuomintang (KMT) Legislator John Wu (吳志揚), was up for review under the Social Welfare and Environmental Hygiene Committee of... Read more
19d
The Manila Times
The Emperor with the Mandate of Heavenin Taiwan are not. Until recently, this was more or less the situation. The ol
The Emperor with the Mandate of Heaven
The Manila Times / Posted 19 days ago
in Taiwan are not. Until recently, this was more or less the situation. The old enemy of the Communist Party of China, the Kuomintang (KMT) or the Nationalist Party of China, whose late leader was no less than the “Father of Modern China” Sun Yat... Read more
20d
The China Post
Funds for Paraguay 'OK'd under Ma'housing units have won high acclaim in Paraguay, she added. Wang's comment came
Funds for Paraguay 'OK'd under Ma'
The China Post / Posted 20 days ago
housing units have won high acclaim in Paraguay, she added. Wang's comment came as a response to an accusation raised by Kuomintang (KMT) lawmaker Chiang Chi-chen (江啟臣), who claimed that the project was an old one agreed upon during Chen's... Read more
23d
The China Post
Investigation of military leaks necessary, says Premier Linwas purposeful, according to the Kaohsiung District Prosecutors Office. Lin ter
Investigation of military leaks necessary, says Premier Lin
The China Post / Posted 23 days ago
was purposeful, according to the Kaohsiung District Prosecutors Office. Lin termed alleged leaks a certainty, after former Kuomintang (KMT) Legislator Alex Tsai (蔡正元) learned of the accidental launch and its deadly aftermath before the Cabinet.... Read more
24d
The China Post
Defense minister vows to take responsibility for missile misfiresimilar tragedy will not occur again. Feng, however, said he will not resign f
Defense minister vows to take responsibility for missile misfire
The China Post / Posted 24 days ago
similar tragedy will not occur again. Feng, however, said he will not resign for the time being as demanded by opposition Kuomintang (KMT) lawmakers. Fielding questions during a Legislative session, Feng apologized to the public and said he has... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
Could Taiwan be first in Asia with same-sex marriage?equality will be realized by the end of Tsai's term -- which runs until 2020.
Could Taiwan be first in Asia with same-sex marriage?
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 24 days ago
equality will be realized by the end of Tsai's term -- which runs until 2020. Jason Hsu, legislator for rival party Kuomintang (KMT), says LGBT rights are a top priority, worth collaborating on with Yu and other legislators. "This is an... Read more
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Local 6 Orlando
Could Taiwan be first in Asia with same-sex marriage?equality will be realized by the end of Tsai's term -- which runs until 2020.
Could Taiwan be first in Asia with same-sex marriage?
Local 6 Orlando / Posted 24 days ago
equality will be realized by the end of Tsai's term -- which runs until 2020. Jason Hsu, legislator for rival party Kuomintang (KMT), says LGBT rights are a top priority, worth collaborating on with Yu and other legislators. "This is an... Read more
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Local 10 Miami
Could Taiwan be first in Asia with same-sex marriage?equality will be realized by the end of Tsai's term -- which runs until 2020.
Could Taiwan be first in Asia with same-sex marriage?
Local 10 Miami / Posted 24 days ago
equality will be realized by the end of Tsai's term -- which runs until 2020. Jason Hsu, legislator for rival party Kuomintang (KMT), says LGBT rights are a top priority, worth collaborating on with Yu and other legislators. "This is an... Read more
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ClickOnDetroit
Could Taiwan be first in Asia with same-sex marriage?equality will be realized by the end of Tsai's term -- which runs until 2020.
Could Taiwan be first in Asia with same-sex marriage?
ClickOnDetroit / Posted 24 days ago
equality will be realized by the end of Tsai's term -- which runs until 2020. Jason Hsu, legislator for rival party Kuomintang (KMT), says LGBT rights are a top priority, worth collaborating on with Yu and other legislators. "This is an... Read more
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My EastText
Could Taiwan be first in Asia with same-sex marriage?equality will be realized by the end of Tsai's term -- which runs until 2020.
Could Taiwan be first in Asia with same-sex marriage?
My EastText / Posted 24 days ago
equality will be realized by the end of Tsai's term -- which runs until 2020. Jason Hsu, legislator for rival party Kuomintang (KMT), says LGBT rights are a top priority, worth collaborating on with Yu and other legislators. "This is an... Read more
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24d
KECI Missoula
Could Taiwan be first in Asia with same-sex marriage?equality will be realized by the end of Tsai's term -- which runs until 2020.
Could Taiwan be first in Asia with same-sex marriage?
KECI Missoula / Posted 24 days ago
equality will be realized by the end of Tsai's term -- which runs until 2020. Jason Hsu, legislator for rival party Kuomintang (KMT), says LGBT rights are a top priority, worth collaborating on with Yu and other legislators. "This is an... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Could Taiwan be first in Asia with same-sex marriage?equality will be realized by the end of Tsai's term -- which runs until 2020.
Could Taiwan be first in Asia with same-sex marriage?
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 24 days ago
equality will be realized by the end of Tsai's term -- which runs until 2020. Jason Hsu, legislator for rival party Kuomintang (KMT), says LGBT rights are a top priority, worth collaborating on with Yu and other legislators. "This is an... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Could Taiwan be first in Asia with same-sex marriage?equality will be realized by the end of Tsai's term -- which runs until 2020.
Could Taiwan be first in Asia with same-sex marriage?
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 24 days ago
equality will be realized by the end of Tsai's term -- which runs until 2020. Jason Hsu, legislator for rival party Kuomintang (KMT), says LGBT rights are a top priority, worth collaborating on with Yu and other legislators. "This is an... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Could Taiwan be first in Asia with same-sex marriage?equality will be realized by the end of Tsai's term -- which runs until 2020.
Could Taiwan be first in Asia with same-sex marriage?
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 24 days ago
equality will be realized by the end of Tsai's term -- which runs until 2020. Jason Hsu, legislator for rival party Kuomintang (KMT), says LGBT rights are a top priority, worth collaborating on with Yu and other legislators. "This is an... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Could Taiwan be first in Asia with same-sex marriage?equality will be realized by the end of Tsai's term -- which runs until 2020.
Could Taiwan be first in Asia with same-sex marriage?
KTVZ Bend / Posted 24 days ago
equality will be realized by the end of Tsai's term -- which runs until 2020. Jason Hsu, legislator for rival party Kuomintang (KMT), says LGBT rights are a top priority, worth collaborating on with Yu and other legislators. "This is an... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Could Taiwan be first in Asia with same-sex marriage?equality will be realized by the end of Tsai's term -- which runs until 2020.
Could Taiwan be first in Asia with same-sex marriage?
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 24 days ago
equality will be realized by the end of Tsai's term -- which runs until 2020. Jason Hsu, legislator for rival party Kuomintang (KMT), says LGBT rights are a top priority, worth collaborating on with Yu and other legislators. "This is an... Read more
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CNN
Could Taiwan be first in Asia with same-sex marriage?equality will be realized by the end of Tsai's term -- which runs until 2020.
Could Taiwan be first in Asia with same-sex marriage?
CNN / Posted 24 days ago
equality will be realized by the end of Tsai's term -- which runs until 2020. Jason Hsu, legislator for rival party Kuomintang (KMT), says LGBT rights are a top priority, worth collaborating on with Yu and other legislators. "This is an... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Could Taiwan be first in Asia with same-sex marriage?equality will be realized by the end of Tsai's term -- which runs until 2020.
Could Taiwan be first in Asia with same-sex marriage?
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 24 days ago
equality will be realized by the end of Tsai's term -- which runs until 2020. Jason Hsu, legislator for rival party Kuomintang (KMT), says LGBT rights are a top priority, worth collaborating on with Yu and other legislators. "This is an... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Could Taiwan be first in Asia with same-sex marriage?equality will be realized by the end of Tsai's term -- which runs until 2020.
Could Taiwan be first in Asia with same-sex marriage?
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 24 days ago
equality will be realized by the end of Tsai's term -- which runs until 2020. Jason Hsu, legislator for rival party Kuomintang (KMT), says LGBT rights are a top priority, worth collaborating on with Yu and other legislators. "This is an... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Could Taiwan be first in Asia with same-sex marriage?equality will be realized by the end of Tsai's term -- which runs until 2020.
Could Taiwan be first in Asia with same-sex marriage?
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 24 days ago
equality will be realized by the end of Tsai's term -- which runs until 2020. Jason Hsu, legislator for rival party Kuomintang (KMT), says LGBT rights are a top priority, worth collaborating on with Yu and other legislators. "This is an... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Could Taiwan be first in Asia with same-sex marriage?equality will be realized by the end of Tsai's term -- which runs until 2020.
Could Taiwan be first in Asia with same-sex marriage?
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 24 days ago
equality will be realized by the end of Tsai's term -- which runs until 2020. Jason Hsu, legislator for rival party Kuomintang (KMT), says LGBT rights are a top priority, worth collaborating on with Yu and other legislators. "This is an... Read more
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News 8000
Could Taiwan be first in Asia with same-sex marriage?equality will be realized by the end of Tsai's term -- which runs until 2020.
Could Taiwan be first in Asia with same-sex marriage?
News 8000 / Posted 24 days ago
equality will be realized by the end of Tsai's term -- which runs until 2020. Jason Hsu, legislator for rival party Kuomintang (KMT), says LGBT rights are a top priority, worth collaborating on with Yu and other legislators. "This is an... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Could Taiwan be first in Asia with same-sex marriage?equality will be realized by the end of Tsai's term -- which runs until 2020.
Could Taiwan be first in Asia with same-sex marriage?
KTXS Abilene / Posted 24 days ago
equality will be realized by the end of Tsai's term -- which runs until 2020. Jason Hsu, legislator for rival party Kuomintang (KMT), says LGBT rights are a top priority, worth collaborating on with Yu and other legislators. "This is an... Read more
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KCBA FOX 35 Salinas
Could Taiwan be first in Asia with same-sex marriage?equality will be realized by the end of Tsai's term -- which runs until 2020.
Could Taiwan be first in Asia with same-sex marriage?
KCBA FOX 35 Salinas / Posted 24 days ago
equality will be realized by the end of Tsai's term -- which runs until 2020. Jason Hsu, legislator for rival party Kuomintang (KMT), says LGBT rights are a top priority, worth collaborating on with Yu and other legislators. "This is an... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Could Taiwan be first in Asia with same-sex marriage?equality will be realized by the end of Tsai's term -- which runs until 2020.
Could Taiwan be first in Asia with same-sex marriage?
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 24 days ago
equality will be realized by the end of Tsai's term -- which runs until 2020. Jason Hsu, legislator for rival party Kuomintang (KMT), says LGBT rights are a top priority, worth collaborating on with Yu and other legislators. "This is an... Read more
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The China Post
Tsai gets 72% approval for use of 'President of Taiwan'are satisfied with Tsai's performance during her diplomatic visit, compared wit
Tsai gets 72% approval for use of 'President of Taiwan'
The China Post / Posted 25 days ago
are satisfied with Tsai's performance during her diplomatic visit, compared with 34.6 percent of respondents identified as Kuomintang (KMT) supporters who expressed the same opinion. In addition, 72.4 percent of respondents said they agree with... Read more
27d
News 24 South Africa
Taiwan accidentally fires missile towards ChinaParty (DPP) was elected in January. Beijing is deeply mistrustful of Tsai, who
Taiwan accidentally fires missile towards China
News 24 South Africa / Posted 27 days ago
Party (DPP) was elected in January. Beijing is deeply mistrustful of Tsai, whose DPP replaced the China-friendly Kuomintang (KMT) party in government, and has warned her against any attempt at a breakaway. China still insists that... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Taiwan 'mistakenly fires' supersonic missile towards Chinausing force to bring about reunification. Beijing is deeply mistrustful of Ms
Taiwan 'mistakenly fires' supersonic missile towards China
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 27 days ago
using force to bring about reunification. Beijing is deeply mistrustful of Ms Tsai, whose DPP replaced the China-friendly Kuomintang (KMT) party in government, and has warned her against any attempt at a breakaway. According to Taiwan's defence... Read more
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DW
How far will Taiwan drift from China? |From 2008, under President Ma Ying-jeou of the China-friendly Kuomintang (KMT),
How far will Taiwan drift from China? |
DW / Posted 27 days ago
From 2008, under President Ma Ying-jeou of the China-friendly Kuomintang (KMT), Taipei moved closer to Beijing through a series of trade and tourism deals. But in January, Taiwan elected Tsai Ing-wen of the more China-skeptic Democratic Progressive... Read more
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