Topic: Taiwan Elections

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Kaohsiung Mayor Han Kuo-yu of the Kuomintang blasted Apple Daily and Sanlih E-Television over what he felt was the ongoing smear campaign he has been subject to since he successfully ran for Kaohsiung mayor in the second half of 2018. (CNA)

Presidential debate sees attacks on media, personal vitriol

TAIPEI (CNA) — Kaohsiung Mayor Han Kuo-yu (韓國瑜) of the Kuomintang (KMT) lashed out at media questions and its behavior at Sunday's televised presidential...
China Airlines, one of Taiwan's largest carriers, is ready to operate the charter flight to either Wuhan or Changsha in neighboring Hunan province, according to Taiwan's Ministry of Transportation and Communications. (NOWnews)

China to help arrange flight for return of Taiwanese from Wuhan

TAIPEI (CNA) — Taiwanese nationals stranded in the Chinese city of Wuhan, the epicenter of the 2019 novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) epidemic, will soon be...
10 films make shortlist for Oscars' best international film

10 films make shortlist for Oscars’ best international film

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Ten international films, including widely acclaimed offerings from South Korea, Spain and Senegal, are on the shortlist of movies vying...

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...

2020 Elections | Taipei political status quo faces new challenges

TAIPEI (CNA) — As Taiwan's two major political parties campaign to hold onto their current legislative seats in Taipei in the January 2020 legislative...
Opposition Kuomintang (KMT) presidential candidate Han Kuo-yu (Right) on Monday filed a lawsuit against New Power Party (NPP) Legislator Huang Kuo-chang (Right). (NOWnews)

Han sues NPP lawmaker over influence peddling allegations

TAIPEI (CNA) — Opposition Kuomintang (KMT) presidential candidate Han Kuo-yu (韓國瑜) on Monday filed a lawsuit against New Power Party (NPP) Legislator Huang Kuo-chang...
Under the Civil Servants Election and Recall Act, the prohibition extends to political parties, the news media, polling companies, and individuals. (CNA)

Publication of election opinion polls prohibited from Jan. 1: CEC

TAIPEI (CNA) — The publication of public opinion polls related to the upcoming presidential and legislative elections will not be permitted with effect from...

KMT releases tape of controversial interview, calls reporting ‘biased’

TAIPEI (The China Post/ANN) — Less than 12 hours after Australian media The Age dropped yet another bomb in the case of the alleged...

Robots join battle against coronavirus as timely helpers

Robots have joined the battle against the coronavirus outbreak. At hospitals in Shanghai, Wuhan and Beijing, robots are helping in initial inquiries, diagnosis, ward nursing,...
Incumbent President Tsai Ing-wen (NOWnews)

Foreigners Unfiltered | How Foreigners in Taiwan view President Tsai Ing-wen?

TAIPEI (The China Post) — The China Post interviewed two U.S. students and invited them to share their observations on the democracy in Taiwan and...