The Guns of August

TAIPEI, Taiwan, The China Post Editorial Exactly 90 years ago, in August 1914, German armies swept across Europe and, by the end of the...

By any other name

The China Post With stunning efficiency, the Executive Yuan changed the name of the Chiang Kai-shek International Airport to the Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport overnight....

Harbingers of a new generation of leadership

The China Post news staff U.S. President Obama's Nobel Peace Prize acceptance speech last week won him praise from both sides of the U.S....

Due process ought to be allowed to run its course

The China Post news staff Imagine a Makiyo Kawashima having nothing left in her mouth except, perhaps, her gums and a tongue. Also imagine a...

Robert McNamara failed to understand this region

The China Post news staff The death of former U.S. Defense Secretary Robert McNamara earlier this month has brought back a lot of memories...

War over Chiang Kai-shek Memorial Hall

The China Post news staff So far as its English translation is concerned, we believe the Chiang Kai-shek Memorial Hall should drop its last...

Weekend direct flights

The China Post news staff Ma Ying-jeou, the president-elect, has promised to start weekend direct charter flights across the Taiwan Strait starting on July...

Airport should improve planning during changes

The China Post news staff Surely most travelers, not least veteran readers of this newspaper, will be pleased to see renovation work moving into...

Shih could start third political party

The China Post Amid widespread frustration with the inept and corrupt rule of President Chen Shui-bian, the former chairman of Chen’s Democratic Progressive Party...

Another ‘victory’ for zealots

The China Post With no achievements to their names despite governing the country for nearly seven years, leaders of our government have once again resorted...