Topic: Taiwan Elections

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More than 200 foreign media reporters and correspondents will cover Taiwan's upcoming presidential and legislative elections from inside the country (CNA)

More than 200 foreign media reporters to cover Taiwan’s election

TAIPEI (CNA) — More than 200 foreign media reporters and correspondents will cover Taiwan's upcoming presidential and legislative elections from inside the country, according...
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Over 19.31 million eligible voters in upcoming elections

TAIPEI (CNA) — Over 19.31 million Taiwanese citizens are eligible to vote in the Jan. 11 presidential and legislative elections, the Central Election Commission...
Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) raises her fist at a rally in New Taipei City on Jan. 5, 2020. (CNA)

How do they speak? — A breakdown of presidential hopefuls’ speeches

TAIPEI (The China Post/ANN) — When it comes to the art of persuasion, presidential hopeful Han Kuo-yu (韓國瑜) adopts a more flowery rhetoric than...
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Presidential candidates cast votes

TAIPEI (CNA) — Taiwan's three presidential candidates cast their ballots in the presidential and legislative elections Saturday. President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) voted at Hsiulang Elementary...
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FB to roll out ‘voter megaphone’ service in Taiwan for elections

TAIPEI (CNA) — Facebook will again roll out its "voter megaphone" service in Taiwan Jan. 11 for the presidential and legislative elections, to encourage...

Taiwanese voters head to polls for key elections

TAIPEI (CNA) — The polls have opened for Taiwan's presidential and legislative elections being held Saturday, with early results expected to come in within...

Election win shows Taiwanese cherish democratic values: Tsai

TAIPEI (CNA) — President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) of the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) secured a comfortable win in Saturday's presidential election, a victory that...
Han Kuo-yu thanks supporters at a rally in Kaohsiung on Friday. (CNA)

Han Kuo-yu concedes defeat, thanks supporters

TAIPEI (The China Post/ANN) — Kuomintang (KMT) presidential candidate Han Kuo-yu (韓國瑜) conceded defeat on Saturday, saying he called President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) ahead of...

47 people caught breaking Election Day rules

TAIPEI (CNA) — Forty-seven people were reported to police Saturday for violating Election Day regulations, as millions of Taiwanese citizens went to the polls...
Taiwan votes with future of its democracy on the line

Taiwan votes with future of its democracy on the line

TAIPEI (AP) — The future of Taiwan’s democracy is on the line as the self-ruled island’s 19 million voters decide on whether to give...