Educators have recently expressed concerns about the increasing number of high-income families sending their children to private junior and senior high schools around the country., 1 Comment
On the whole, last month was a disaster for the working people of Taiwan.
The accidental firing of a Hsiung Feng III anti-ship missile by the Navy on July 1 marks one of the darkest hours in Taiwan's military history. In a colossal act of misconduct, the defense forces went beyond failing to protect the nation, actively put it in unnecessary harm that resulted in the death of one of its citizens and the heightening of cross-strait tensions at a highly sensitive time.
President Tsai Ing-wen returned to Taipei from her Latin American state visit on Sunday, according to schedule. She visited Panama to witness the opening of the expanded Panama Canal and made a whirlwind visit to Paraguay.
The misfiring of Hsiung Feng III missile has again underscored the lack of discipline among Taiwan's troops and the risk posed by the lack of communication across the strait. There are many questions that the military must answer.
The owners of the EDA Rhinos (義大犀牛), one of the four local Chinese Professional Baseball League (CPBL, 中華職棒) teams, made the shocking announcement last month that they have decided to put the team up for sale, after running it for three short years.
Democracy is by far the most suitable political system for human societies. However, recent events in the UK, the United States and Taiwan show that populism can still pose a threat to democracy.
Who is former President Lee Teng-hui? Hung Hsiu-chu, chairwoman of the Kuomintang, gave an apt answer to the question the Friday before last.
Sine Vote Leave won the Brexit referendum, the tweet "I'm never giving up my seat on the train for an old person again" was retweeted over 15,000 times. Young Brits feel, not without reason, that their fate was decided by older people, who overwhelmingly voted to leave the EU.
As the countdown clock ticks away for the largest international sporting event to yet be hosted in the country,