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The China Post
President wants all-out efforts in earthquake rescue TAIPEI, Taiwan -- President Ma Ying-jeou said the government will make an all
President wants all-out efforts in earthquake rescue
The China Post / Posted 17 hours ago
TAIPEI, Taiwan -- President Ma Ying-jeou said the government will make an all-out effort to help people hit by a magnitude 6.4 earthquake that struck southern Taiwan early Saturday, Feb. 6. Ma... Read more
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Rappler
Madonna embroiled in Taiwan-China row over flagTAIWAN FLAG. Madonna with the Taiwan flag over her shoulders as she sings an en
Madonna embroiled in Taiwan-China row over flag
Rappler / Posted yesterday
TAIWAN FLAG. Madonna with the Taiwan flag over her shoulders as she sings an encore on February 4, 2016 on the Taipei leg of her global Rebel Heart Tour in Taipei. Photo from STR / AFP TAIPEI, Taiwan – Pop diva Madonna has waded into the war of... Read more
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International Business Times
Chinese New Year 2016: Famous astrologer predicts Hillary Clinton for president and Ebola outbreak A famous Malaysian Chinese astrology master is predicting that more women will
Chinese New Year 2016: Famous astrologer predicts Hillary Clinton for president and Ebola outbreak
International Business Times / Posted yesterday
A famous Malaysian Chinese astrology master is predicting that more women will be in power in the world in the Year of the Monkey and some people will have better wealth, but also that terrorism and serious health issues will affect people severely... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Madonna in Taiwan-China flag flapA picture taken by an audience member and distributed by AFP shows Madonna with
Madonna in Taiwan-China flag flap
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted yesterday
A picture taken by an audience member and distributed by AFP shows Madonna with the Taiwan flag over her shoulders as she sings an encore on Thursday in Taipei. (AFP Photo) TAIPEI — The pop diva Madonna has waded into the war of words over Taiwanese... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Madonna embroiled in Taiwan-China row over flagTAIPEI: Pop diva Madonna has waded into the war of words over Taiwanese identit
Madonna embroiled in Taiwan-China row over flag
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
TAIPEI: Pop diva Madonna has waded into the war of words over Taiwanese identity after draping herself in the island's flag, sparking ire in China, where any suggestion of independence is scorned. Taiwan's Apple Daily and Liberty Times newspapers... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Madonna embroiled in Taiwan-China row over flag TAIPEI (AFP) – Pop diva Madonna has waded into the war of words over Taiwanes
Madonna embroiled in Taiwan-China row over flag
Manila Bulletin / Posted 2 days ago
TAIPEI (AFP) – Pop diva Madonna has waded into the war of words over Taiwanese identity after draping herself in the island’s flag, sparking ire in China, where any suggestion of independence is... Read more
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iafrica.com
China is furious with MadonnaPop diva Madonna has waded into the war of words over Taiwanese identity after
China is furious with Madonna
iafrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Pop diva Madonna has waded into the war of words over Taiwanese identity after draping herself in the island's flag, sparking ire in China, where any suggestion of independence is scorned. Taiwan's Apple Daily and Liberty Times newspapers ran photos... Read more
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The China Post
DRGs will be postponed: MOHW TAIPEI, Taiwan -- Due to the medical community's objection, the launch of the
DRGs will be postponed: MOHW
The China Post / Posted 4 days ago
TAIPEI, Taiwan -- Due to the medical community's objection, the launch of the Diagnosis Related Groups (DRGs) system will be postponed, the Ministry of Health and Welfare (MOHW, 衛福部) announced Tuesday. Under the DRGs... Read more
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The China Post
LY elects first-ever pan-green leaders TAIPEI, Taiwan -- Su Jia-chyuan (蘇嘉全) and Tsai Chi-chang (蔡其昌) of the Democra
LY elects first-ever pan-green leaders
The China Post / Posted 5 days ago
TAIPEI, Taiwan -- Su Jia-chyuan (蘇嘉全) and Tsai Chi-chang (蔡其昌) of the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) were elected as legislative speaker and deputy speaker respectively on Monday, Feb. 1 in the first day of... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Taiwan elects first DPP parliamentary speakerTAIPEI: Taiwan's parliament on Monday (Feb 1) elected its first-ever speaker fr
Taiwan elects first DPP parliamentary speaker
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 6 days ago
TAIPEI: Taiwan's parliament on Monday (Feb 1) elected its first-ever speaker from the China-sceptic Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) after the DPP triumphed in elections last month. Su Chia-chuan immediately relinquished his party titles after his... Read more
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The China Post
New era as DPP takes over Legislature TAIPEI, Taiwan -- The Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) is poised to take th
New era as DPP takes over Legislature
The China Post / Posted 6 days ago
TAIPEI, Taiwan -- The Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) is poised to take the helm of Legislature for the first time in Taiwan's history and install Su Jia-chyuan (蘇嘉全) as legislative speaker today. On Monday,... Read more
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The China Post
KMT acting chairperson to bid for leadership TAIPEI -- Huang Min-hui (黃敏惠), acting chairperson of the ruling Kuomintang (K
KMT acting chairperson to bid for leadership
The China Post / Posted 10 days ago
TAIPEI -- Huang Min-hui (黃敏惠), acting chairperson of the ruling Kuomintang (KMT), made a move Wednesday to bid for the chairmanship of the party, to replace Eric Chu, who resigned as KMT leader earlier... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Taiwan carries out military drills in face of China tensionKAOSHIUNG: Taiwan carried out military drills Wednesday with naval chiefs assur
Taiwan carries out military drills in face of China tension
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 11 days ago
KAOSHIUNG: Taiwan carried out military drills Wednesday with naval chiefs assuring residents the island is safe, as concerns grow that tensions will escalate with China after recent presidential elections. The drills were the first since Tsai... Read more
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Reuters
U.S. slams Taiwan president's planned visit to contested South China Sea islandTaiwan's President Ma Ying-jeou speaks during a Nationalist Party, or Kuomintan
U.S. slams Taiwan president's planned visit to contested South China Sea island
Reuters / Posted 11 days ago
Taiwan's President Ma Ying-jeou speaks during a Nationalist Party, or Kuomintang (KMT), rally ahead of Taiwan's election on January 16, in Taipei, January 9, 2016. TAIPEI Taiwan President Ma Ying-jeou's planned trip to the Taiwanese-held island of... Read more
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Rappler
Taiwan military conducts drills amid China tensionTaiwan Navy officers stand guard on a Naval warships during a military naval dr
Taiwan military conducts drills amid China tension
Rappler / Posted 11 days ago
Taiwan Navy officers stand guard on a Naval warships during a military naval drill in Kaohsiung, Taiwan, January 27, 2016. Ritchie B. Tongo/EPA KAOSHIUNG, Taiwan – Taiwan carried out military drills Wednesday, January 27, with naval chiefs assuring... Read more
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BBC News
Taiwan's Tsai Ing-wen: The strangest of weeks for a new leader - BBC News Accessibility links BBC navigation Entertainment & Arts Video &
Taiwan's Tsai Ing-wen: The strangest of weeks for a new leader
BBC News / Posted 15 days ago
- BBC News Accessibility links BBC navigation Entertainment & Arts Video & Audio Also in the News Special Reports The Reporters Have Your Say Taiwan's Tsai Ing-wen: The strangest... Read more
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The China Post
Flag row swayed over 11% of voters in elections: poll TAIPEI -- Almost 12 percent of voters in Taiwan's legislative election were i
Flag row swayed over 11% of voters in elections: poll
The China Post / Posted 16 days ago
TAIPEI -- Almost 12 percent of voters in Taiwan's legislative election were influenced in their decision by a recent controversy surrounding a teenage Taiwanese pop star who appeared on a TV show... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Taiwan president-elect's Facebook flooded with pro-Beijing postsTAIPEI: The Facebook page of Taiwan's newly-elected president Tsai Ing-wen has
Taiwan president-elect's Facebook flooded with pro-Beijing posts
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 16 days ago
TAIPEI: The Facebook page of Taiwan's newly-elected president Tsai Ing-wen has been flooded with tens of thousands of hostile comments, many of them demanding reunification with mainland China. Tsai, chairwoman of the China-sceptic Democratic... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
Taiwan president’s Facebook flooded with pro-Beijing posts Published: 21 January 2016 10:46 PM Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) Chair
Taiwan president’s Facebook flooded with pro-Beijing posts
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 16 days ago
Published: 21 January 2016 10:46 PM Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) Chairperson and presidential candidate Tsai Ing-wen waves as she arrives at the headquarters of DPP, following the... Read more
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Rappler
Taiwan president's Facebook flooded with pro-Beijing postsTSAI ING-WEN. Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) presidential candidate Tsai In
Taiwan president's Facebook flooded with pro-Beijing posts
Rappler / Posted 16 days ago
TSAI ING-WEN. Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) presidential candidate Tsai Ing-wen casts her vote in New Taipei City on January 16, 2016. Photo by Philippe Lopez/AFP TAIPEI, Taiwan – The Facebook page of Taiwan's newly elected president Tsai... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Rise of Taiwan identity helped DPP trounce KMTTAIPEI: The landslide win of the pro-independence Democratic Progressive Party
Rise of Taiwan identity helped DPP trounce KMT
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 18 days ago
TAIPEI: The landslide win of the pro-independence Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) and its leader Tsai-Ing wen in Saturday’s (Jan 16) elections suggests a growing sense of identity and increasing caution towards China in Taiwan, analysts told... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Jitters as Opposition Savours Victory in TaiwanAbuja — The victory achieved by Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) in last Satu
Jitters as Opposition Savours Victory in Taiwan
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 days ago
Abuja — The victory achieved by Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) in last Saturday's presidential and parliamentary elections in the Republic of China (Taiwan), has no doubt created tension among the diplomatic community in Abuja. According to... Read more
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Reuters
Taiwan president's apparent front door knock makes front page newsTaiwan's President Ma Ying-jeou speaks during a Nationalist Party, or Kuomintan
Taiwan president's apparent front door knock makes front page news
Reuters / Posted 18 days ago
Taiwan's President Ma Ying-jeou speaks during a Nationalist Party, or Kuomintang (KMT), rally ahead of Taiwan's election on January 16, in Taipei, January 9, 2016. TAIPEI The Taiwan government insisted it was business as usual on Tuesday, three days... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Elects First Female LeaderThe leader of the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) MsTsai Ing-wen, has been e
Elects First Female Leader
AllAfrica.com / Posted 19 days ago
The leader of the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) MsTsai Ing-wen, has been elected first female president of Taiwan (Republic Of China). In her victory speech, Ms Tsai, 59, vowed to preserve the status quo in relations with China, urging both... Read more
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The China Post
Ex-US official meets with ROC political leaders TAIPEI, Taiwan -- Former U.S. Deputy Secretary of State William Burns met wit
Ex-US official meets with ROC political leaders
The China Post / Posted 19 days ago
TAIPEI, Taiwan -- Former U.S. Deputy Secretary of State William Burns met with President Ma Ying-jeou, President-elect Tsai Ing-wen and former Kuomintang (KMT) Chairman Eric Chu on Monday, which... Read more
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Digi Times
Tsai Ing-wen elected Taiwan's first female president - BBC NewsTsai Ing-wen has been elected Taiwan's first female president. Ms Tsai, 59, le
Tsai Ing-wen elected Taiwan's first female president - BBC News
Digi Times / Posted 20 days ago
Tsai Ing-wen has been elected Taiwan's first female president. Ms Tsai, 59, leads the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) that wants independence from China. In her victory speech, she vowed to preserve the status quo in relations with China, adding... Read more
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Quartz
Taiwan’s newest politicians include a rock star and an aboriginal activist - Quartz THIRD FORCE Tsai Ing-wen’s victory in the 2016 Taiwan presidential
Taiwan’s newest politicians include a rock star and an aboriginal activist
Quartz / Posted 20 days ago
- Quartz THIRD FORCE Tsai Ing-wen’s victory in the 2016 Taiwan presidential elections marks a... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
China warns Taiwan against independence path after landslide victoryChina warns Taiwan's president-elect Tsai Ing-wen against independence path aft
China warns Taiwan against independence path after landslide victory
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 20 days ago
China warns Taiwan's president-elect Tsai Ing-wen against independence path after landslide victory Photo: Taiwan's president-elect Tsai Ing-wen says the island's national identity must be respected. (Reuters: Pichi Chuang) China's state-run media... Read more
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New Kerala
Dalai Lama greets Taiwan leader on election winDharamsala, Jan 18 : Tibetan spiritual leader Dalai Lama on Monday congratulate
Dalai Lama greets Taiwan leader on election win
New Kerala / Posted 20 days ago
Dharamsala, Jan 18 : Tibetan spiritual leader Dalai Lama on Monday congratulated Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) leader Tsai Ing-wen on winning Taiwan's presidential election. "It's indeed encouraging to see how firmly rooted democracy has become... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
As Taiwan welcomes new political era, China warns against independenceChina has demanded Taiwan renounce any desire for independence after voters ele
As Taiwan welcomes new political era, China warns against independence
The Globe and Mail / Posted 20 days ago
China has demanded Taiwan renounce any desire for independence after voters elected a president who considers the island a sovereign country and whose ascension creates new uncertainty in a region long riven with tensions and threats of war. Former... Read more
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donga.com
donga.com[English donga]Tsai�s election heralds a challenging future in Northeast Asia . JANUARY 18, 20
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donga.com / Posted 20 days ago
Tsai�s election heralds a challenging future in Northeast Asia . JANUARY 18, 2016 07:37. . Taiwan elected Tsai Ing-wen, the first female president in its 105-year history, on Saturday. The opposition Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) also won the... Read more
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The China Post
New Legislature leaves gov't in a bind TAIPEI, Taiwan -- Members of the Cabinet find themselves in the middle of an
New Legislature leaves gov't in a bind
The China Post / Posted 20 days ago
TAIPEI, Taiwan -- Members of the Cabinet find themselves in the middle of an awkward impasse, following the landslide win of the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) in both the presidential and legislative... Read more
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The Manila Times
Taiwan turns the pageJanuary 17, 2016 9:47 pm WE would like to congratulate Taiwan’s president-elec
Taiwan turns the page
The Manila Times / Posted 20 days ago
January 17, 2016 9:47 pm WE would like to congratulate Taiwan’s president-elect, Tsai Ing-wen of the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP), and the people of Taiwan for her victory and for their having conducted an efficient and... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Taiwan's new political landscape: Experts weigh inTAIPEI: Taiwan's Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) has on Saturday (Jan 16) wo
Taiwan's new political landscape: Experts weigh in
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 20 days ago
TAIPEI: Taiwan's Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) has on Saturday (Jan 16) won a historic election, capturing both executive and legislative power for the first time. The DPP candidate, Tsai Ing-wen, won the presidency with 56.12 per cent of the... Read more
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Rappler
Hong Kong 'Umbrella' leaders seek closer ties with TaiwanUMBRELLA. In this file photo, pro-democracy protesters of Hong Kong's civil dis
Hong Kong 'Umbrella' leaders seek closer ties with Taiwan
Rappler / Posted 21 days ago
UMBRELLA. In this file photo, pro-democracy protesters of Hong Kong's civil disobedience 'Umbrella Movement' sing Christmas carols in the street in defiance of the Hong Kong police who claim the protesters are breaking the law by committing 'unlawful... Read more
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International Business Times
China warns Taiwan on independence after Tsai Ing-wen poll win China has warned Taiwan to abandon its efforts towards independence after the p
China warns Taiwan on independence after Tsai Ing-wen poll win
International Business Times / Posted 21 days ago
China has warned Taiwan to abandon its efforts towards independence after the pro-democracy party led by Tsai Ing-wen secured a landslide victory. Insisting that the Taiwan elections are an "internal matter" for China, Beijing reiterated its... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Beijing warns Taiwan as woman opposition leader wins presidencyTaiwan’s Democratic Progressive Party, DPP, presidential candidate, Tsai Ing-we
Beijing warns Taiwan as woman opposition leader wins presidency
Inquirier.net / Posted 21 days ago
Taiwan’s Democratic Progressive Party, DPP, presidential candidate, Tsai Ing-wen, raises her hands as she declares victory in the presidential election Saturday, Jan. 16, 2016, in Taipei, Taiwan. AP TAIPEI, Taiwan — Taiwan’s China-sceptic main... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Taiwan voters reject closer China tiesTaiwan is the only Chinese-speaking society in the world that gives citizens th
Taiwan voters reject closer China ties
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 21 days ago
Taiwan is the only Chinese-speaking society in the world that gives citizens the power to select their leaders through competitive free and fair elections. Taiwan voters exercised that right Saturday and significantly changed the island's balance of... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Taiwan voters reject closer China tiesTaiwan is the only Chinese-speaking society in the world that gives citizens th
Taiwan voters reject closer China ties
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 21 days ago
Taiwan is the only Chinese-speaking society in the world that gives citizens the power to select their leaders through competitive free and fair elections. Taiwan voters exercised that right Saturday and significantly changed the island's balance of... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Taiwan's uniquely challenging political pathTaiwan election night exposes a uniquely challenging political path Photo: For
Taiwan's uniquely challenging political path
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 21 days ago
Taiwan election night exposes a uniquely challenging political path Photo: For holding the Taiwanese flag in a music video, a 16-year-old Taiwanese-born singer was forced to record an apology in which she "admitted" she was Chinese. (AFP: Mandy... Read more
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New Kerala
Tsai Ing-wen wins Taiwan leadership election Taipei, Jan 17 : Tsai Ing-wen, candidate of the Democratic Progressive Party
Tsai Ing-wen wins Taiwan leadership election
New Kerala / Posted 21 days ago
Taipei, Jan 17 : Tsai Ing-wen, candidate of the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP), won Taiwan's leadership election on Saturday, according to the final result of ballot counting released by the island's... Read more
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KCEN-TV
Taiwan Elects Pro-independence, First Female President(USA TODAY) -- Taiwan voters made history Saturday, electing pro-independence p
Taiwan Elects Pro-independence, First Female President
KCEN-TV / Posted 21 days ago
(USA TODAY) -- Taiwan voters made history Saturday, electing pro-independence party candidate Tsai Ing-wen as the first female president of the country in a landslide victory. In a speech following her win, Tsai, 59, of the opposition Democratic... Read more
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Orange County Register
Taiwan opposition leader wins historic poll to become its first woman presidentTAIPEI, Taiwan – Taiwanese opposition leader Tsai Ing-wen won a landslide victo
Taiwan opposition leader wins historic poll to become its first woman president
Orange County Register / Posted 21 days ago
TAIPEI, Taiwan – Taiwanese opposition leader Tsai Ing-wen won a landslide victory in the island’s presidential election Saturday to become its first female leader, telling China she wanted stable relations but would defend her country’s sovereignty... Read more
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Rappler
Taiwan's Tsai Ing-wen warns China after landslide victoryPRESIDENT-ELECT. Taiwan president-elect Tsai Ing-wen addresses members of the m
Taiwan's Tsai Ing-wen warns China after landslide victory
Rappler / Posted 21 days ago
PRESIDENT-ELECT. Taiwan president-elect Tsai Ing-wen addresses members of the media after winning the election on January 16, 2016. Jerome Favre/EPA TAIPEI, Taiwan – Tsai Ing-wen of Taiwan's main opposition party sent a warning to China after a... Read more
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The China Post
Cabinet to resign after KMT's election defeat TAIPEI -- Premier Mao Chi-kuo (毛治國) said Saturday he has tendered his resigna
Cabinet to resign after KMT's election defeat
The China Post / Posted 21 days ago
TAIPEI -- Premier Mao Chi-kuo (毛治國) said Saturday he has tendered his resignation to President Ma Ying-jeou and will not accept any attempt to have him remain in his post. The move came after the ruling... Read more
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The China Post
Tsai elected president in landslide TAIPEI, Taiwan -- Tsai Ing-wen was elected president yesterday in a landslide
Tsai elected president in landslide
The China Post / Posted 21 days ago
TAIPEI, Taiwan -- Tsai Ing-wen was elected president yesterday in a landslide victory that also saw her Democratic Progressive Party win the majority of seats in the next Legislature. The DPP chairwoman will... Read more
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Daily News
Taiwan election: First female president Tsai Ing-wen electedTaiwan has elected its first female president, with the ruling Kuomintang (KMT)
Taiwan election: First female president Tsai Ing-wen elected
Daily News / Posted 21 days ago
Taiwan has elected its first female president, with the ruling Kuomintang (KMT) conceding defeat in Saturday's presidential election as voters turned their backs on closer ties with China. Scholar-turned-politician Tsai Ing-wen, from the Democratic... Read more
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22 WSBT South Bend
Taiwan presidential candidate concedes defeatTaiwan appears to have its first female President, in a landmark election that
Taiwan presidential candidate concedes defeat
22 WSBT South Bend / Posted 21 days ago
Taiwan appears to have its first female President, in a landmark election that could unsettle relations with Beijing. Eric Chu, the Nationalist Party candidate in Taiwan's presidential election conceded defeat late Saturday and congratulated rival... Read more
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Rappler
Taiwan's new leader disappears from Chinese social networkNEW PRESIDENT. Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) presidential candidate Tsai I
Taiwan's new leader disappears from Chinese social network
Rappler / Posted 21 days ago
NEW PRESIDENT. Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) presidential candidate Tsai Ing-wen (C) celebrates her victory in Taipei on January 15, 2016. BEIJING, China – Freshly elected Taiwanese leader Tsai Ing-wen disappeared from China's most popular... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
Taiwan votes for new presidentTaiwan appears to have its first female President, in a landmark election that
Taiwan votes for new president
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 21 days ago
Taiwan appears to have its first female President, in a landmark election that could unsettle relations with Beijing. Eric Chu, the Nationalist Party candidate in Taiwan's presidential election conceded defeat late Saturday and congratulated rival... Read more
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