Since its launch, the Tsai administration's "New Southbound Policy" has been under the media spotlight. However, the policy has yet to gain traction and many still doubt whether the government's attempt to pivot away from mainland China will bear fruit., 1 Comment
Yesterday, citizens of the United States of America exercised their democratic right and elected Donald J. Trump as their next president. The real estate mogul-cum-reality TV star-cum-populist demagogue is set to become the most powerful man of the world., 1 Comment
The greatly touted first round of the Taiwan-Japan Marine Affairs Cooperation Dialogue took place in Tokyo on Oct. 31.
Tomorrow, for substantial numbers of voters in the U.S., the country will be in ruins. One of the very few things that unites Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton and her Republican rival Donald Trump is a shared belief that the election of their advisory will mean disaster., 1 Comment
Since President Tsai Ing-wen took office in May, the nation has seen sporadic protests of all scales. Last week was notably tense, with escalating demonstrations from labor and student group protesters over fears that a disputed workweek bill would be powered through legislative proceedings on the floor during the general assembly on Tuesday.
A police officer died in the hospital Friday due to severe head injuries she had sustained in a car crash while pursuing an alleged drunk driver. While driving under the influence must be condemned, we must also ask whether such tragedies are avoidable.
If you had asked baseball fans back in June who would win the Chinese Professional Baseball League's (CPBL, 中華職棒) Taiwan Series, very few would have backed the EDA Rhinos (義大犀牛).
Hung Hsiu-chu, chairwoman of the Kuomintang (KMT), on Tuesday met Xi Jinping, general-secretary of the Chinese Communist Party, in Beijing. The meet preceded the KMT-CCP forum, which opened yesterday., 1 Comment
As with the trips of her predecessors, Hung Hsiu-chu's trip to China faced widespread scrutiny even before the Kuomintang leader landed on the other side of the strait., 1 Comment
As a society that avoids the mention of death in daily life -- a lot of local buildings skip the fourth floor because the number sounds similar to the word for "death" -- Taiwan has a surprisingly ready acceptance of Halloween.