Taiwan Politics

DPP legislator quits ruling party amid corruption charges

TAIPEI (The China Post) — Democratic Progressive Party (DPP, 民進黨) Legislator Su Chen-ching (蘇震清) announced on Friday that his decision to leave the ruling...

Former president Ma to attend 228 commemoration despite criticisms

TAIPEI (The China Post) — Former President Ma Ying-jeou (馬英九) said on Wednesday that the public should not overlook his efforts in the past...

KMT legislator stands by decision to invite Mayor Ko Wen-je to forum

TAIPEI (The China Post) — Kuomintang (KMT, 國民黨) legislator Chiang Wan-an (蔣萬安) said Tuesday that he stands by the decision to invite Taipei Mayor...

Taiwanese not in urgent need of vaccination: Taiwan Premier

TAIPEI (The China Post) — Taiwan Premier Su Tseng-chang (蘇貞昌) said on Tuesday that Taiwanese are not in urgent need of vaccination contrary to...

NCC to investigate Chao’s bid to join KMT Central Review Committee

TAIPEI (The China Post) — The National Communications Commission (NCC, 國家通訊傳播委員會) announced on Thursday its plans to launch an investigation into China Broadcasting Corporation...

Johnny Chiang joins TIME’s Top 100 ‘Next Generation Leaders’ list

TAIPEI (The China Post) — Kuomintang Chairman Johnny Chiang (江啟臣), 48, has joined this year’s annual list of the Top 100 “Next Generation Leaders”...

President Tsai calls for adding word ‘TAIWAN’ on coast guard ships

TAIPEI (The China Post) — President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) has asked the Coast Guard Administration (CGA, 海巡署) to paint the word "TAIWAN" on coast...

Johnny Chiang tells New York Times about plans to modernize KMT

TAIPEI (The China Post/ANN) — In an interview with the New York Times, Kuomintang Chairman Johnny Chiang (江啟臣) expressed his view that being born...

Taiwan says ties with US strong amid threats from China

TAIPEI (AP) — As the U.S. Navy asserts its presence in the South China Sea, Taiwan’s leader says its ties with Washington remain solid...

President Tsai is not on Clubhouse: DPP deputy secretary general

TAIPEI (The China Post) — President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) or the members of her office have not created an official account on Clubhouse, Sidney...