Saturday, September 5, 2015
Two days after Kuomintang (KMT) presidential candidate Hung Hsiu-chu (洪秀柱) announced she would take a pause from a lifestyle that was "like a spinning top" on the campaign trail and enjoy some "deep reflection," People First Party (PFP) founder and presidential hopeful James Soong (宋楚瑜) said yesterday that he is also calling off public appearances for the next four to five days to "rethink his campaign strategy."
Wednesday, September 2, 2015
Former Vice-President Lien Chan's recent visit to China highlights the challenges of Taiwan's democracy and of maintaining stable cross-strait relations. Since Taiwan remains deeply divided on the past, present and future in relation to its giant neighbor, visits by its former officials can generate angst,.....
Friday, August 28, 2015
EasyCard Corporation stepped on a landmine Wednesday when it was revealed that Japanese adult film actress Yui Hatano would be appearing on its payment cards as a limited edition set.2 Comments
Wednesday, August 19, 2015
Kuomintang (KMT) presidential contender Hung Hsiu-chu (洪秀柱) yesterday rolled out the latest plank of her campaign: a reform plan for taxation on stock sales.
Thursday, August 13, 2015
The devastation of Wulai due to Typhoon Soudelor remains unconcluded as it enters another stage of events. It is undeniable that the central and local governments must be held responsible for the water contamination caused by the typhoon. However,...........
Wednesday, August 12, 2015
Friday, August 7, 2015
James Soong said one thing right in his official announcement to seek the presidency in 2016: being Taiwan's next leader would not be a walk in the park.
Wednesday, August 5, 2015
After the failed high school curriculum talks on Monday between the Education Minister Wu Se-hwa and student representatives of the Education Ministry demonstration,
Tuesday, August 4, 2015
Aside from Education Minister Wu Se-hwa, a polarizing figure standing at the center of the recent controversy on how the nation's past will be taught is doubtful that the current fracas will be resolved.
Friday, July 31, 2015
Lin Kuan-hua's suicide yesterday is a wake-up call for Taiwan's politicians: mishandling of ideological conflicts can have explosive and harmful consequences.