Friday, July 3, 2015
Taiwan is not Greece, and is in no danger of becoming the next one.1 Comment
Wednesday, June 24, 2015
The Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA) yesterday said the most optimal time for Taiwan to become a potential member of second-round entry into the U.S.-led Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) would be after the launch of the partnership, which is estimated to happen by the end of next year.1 Comment
Wednesday, June 17, 2015
Deputy Speaker Hung Hsiu-chu's fairy tale run to secure her party's candidacy has taken the Kuomintang (KMT), the opposition Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) and much of the nation by surprise.4 Comments
Friday, June 12, 2015
Following months of announcements, as well as the establishment of various checks and balances committees such as the Taipei City's Clean Government Committee (CGC, 臺北市政府廉政透明委員會), .................1 Comment
Tuesday, June 9, 2015
Even as popularity rises for its dark-horse candidate Hung Hsiu-chu, the KMT party leadership continues to put narrow calculations above larger goals.
Wednesday, May 27, 2015
Sexism is awful, but political sexism is worse.2 Comments
Wednesday, May 20, 2015
Today marks Ma Ying-jeou's seventh year in the Presidential Office. Asked to reflect on his performance in office, Ma remarked during a Monday press conference: "As president I don't spend day and night in self-pity.
Wednesday, May 13, 2015
"At his best, man is the noblest of all animals; separated from law and justice he is the worst." -- Aristotle1 Comment
Wednesday, May 6, 2015
"When two sides cannot reach a consensus on one specific issue on the negotiation table, it is advisable to throw all the varied opinions and proposed measures into the pot. You will find that somehow the differences in opinions enable you to arrive at equilibrium."
Friday, May 1, 2015
What kind of a world do we live in when a show that was supposed to promote your country sells out to your competitor, if not nemesis, by adopting the flag of the said communist opposition, while someone with an international reputation fearlessly dons on your democratic flag knowing that she will probably suffer more losses than gains?