Topic: Taiwan Elections

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Don’t doubt your choice: Tsai urges supporters

TAIPEI (CNA) — With less than 36 hours left before the polls open, President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) on Thursday night called on her supporters...
People wait in line to vote in New Taipei City on Saturday. (CNA)

Voter turnout ticks up, ends years of decline

TAIPEI (The China Post/ANN) — Finally putting an end to years of decline, Taiwan saw a record-breaking voter turnout on Saturday in which incumbent President...

Analysis | Protecting Taiwan sovereignty, democracy key arguments in Tsai reelection

TAIPEI (The China Post/ANN) — President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) was elected to a second four-year term Saturday with a strong mandate to further protect...
The DPP won 61 seats, giving it a cushion of four seats about the 57 seats needed to claim a majority in the 113-seat Legislature, according to tallies from the Central Election Commission. (NOWnews)

Ruling DPP retains legislative majority, opposition gains 3 seats

TAIPEI (The China Post/ANN) – The ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) on Saturday lost 7 seats in the legislature but maintained a comfortable majority...
President Tsai Ing-wen was elected to a second four-year term on Saturday, Jan. 12. (CNA)

Int’l community praises Tsai, expresses hopes for peaceful dialogue with China

TAIPEI (CNA) — The United States and members of the international community on Saturday congratulated President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) on her re-election in Taiwan's...
Taipei City Mayor and Taiwan People's Party Chairman Ko Wen-je (柯文哲) swarmed by supporters at a rally in Taipei on Friday. (CNA)

Brainchild of Taipei City mayor wins 5 legislative seats

TAIPEI (The China Post/ANN) — Taiwan People's Party (TPP), the brainchild of Taipei City Mayor Ko Wen-je (柯文哲), was the highest-scoring small party in the...

Han Kuo-yu stresses unity in concession speech

TAIPEI (CNA) — Han Kuo-yu (韓國瑜), the presidential candidate of the main opposition Kuomintang (KMT), called for unity and stressed the value of Taiwan's...

President Tsai Ing-wen wins reelection in a landslide

TAIPEI (The China Post/ANN) – President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) won a second term in office on Saturday in a landslide victory that highlights voters’...

President Tsai Ing-wen wins record-breaking 8.17 million votes

TAIPEI (The China Post/ANN) — Taiwan’s incumbent President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) has been elected to a second four-year term Saturday, winning a record-breaking 8.17...
Tsai Ing-wen supporters wave flags at a rally in New Taipei City on Jan. 5, 2020. (CNA)

They live here but they’re not from here — How foreigners view Taiwan elections?

TAIPEI (The China Post) — The China Post spoke with a number of foreigners who've spent some time in Taiwan and asked their take...