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Taiwan’s Same-Sex Marriage Vote Is Not the End of the Road

30-Nov-2018 Intellasia | HRW | 7:27 AM

The November 24 referendum on same-sex marriage in Taiwan delivered disappointing results to proponents of marriage equality. But while it sheds light on current public [...]
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Four experts on Taiwan’s local elections

29-Nov-2018 Intellasia | Brookings | 6:00 AM

On Monday, November 26, Richard Bush spoke with three Taiwan analysts about Taiwan’s local elections, which took place on Saturday, November 24. As they discussed, the [...]
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US biologist: Gene-editing work a failure of self-regulation

29-Nov-2018 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Leading scientists see even more reasons to worry and have more questions than answers after a Chinese scientist attended an international conference Wednesday and repeated [...]
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US beef exports to Taiwan to exceed $500m in 2018

29-Nov-2018 Intellasia | Feedstuffs | 6:00 AM

Consumers in Taiwan now more comfortable cooking US beef at home than when promotion first began. Joel Haggard, US Meat Export Federation (USMEF) senior vice president for [...]
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Meet the engineering professor who got Taiwanese voters to support nuclear power

29-Nov-2018 Intellasia | Sciencemag | 6:00 AM

Taiwanese voters have rejected the island’s policy to phase out nuclear energy. In a referendum held on Saturday, 59 percent of voters supported overturning legislation [...]
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HK lawmaker Eddie Chu’s pledge of allegiance to China challenged by Exco member Ronny Tong ahead of village elections

29-Nov-2018 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:00 AM

A pledge of allegiance to Chinese sovereignty by a Hong Kong lawmaker has been challenged by a member of the city’s Executive Council. Ronny Tong Ka-wah, who is also a [...]
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Taiwan plays up potential as gateway for Asean trade

29-Nov-2018 Intellasia | BIV | 6:00 AM

With B.C. increasingly trying to diversify its trade with future high-growth markets like Southeast Asia, officials from one Asian economy are urging Canadian small and [...]
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Taiwan President travels to Kaohsiung to discuss election results

29-Nov-2018 Intellasia | Taiwan News | 6:00 AM

DPP played poor first half, but can still play positive second half: Tsai In her first public appearance since last Saturday’s local elections, President Tsai Ing-wen [...]
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Taiwan poll defeat was a message from the electorate for the DPP, but will Tsai Ing-wen heed what they said?

Taiwan poll defeat was a message from the electorate for the DPP, but will Tsai Ing-wen heed what they said?

28-Nov-2018 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:00 AM

Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen will have to review her policies in running the self-ruled island, including the highly sensitive cross-strait strategy watched closely by [...]
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Analysis: Strong opposition results challenge Taiwan’s Tsai

28-Nov-2018 Intellasia | Washington Post | 6:00 AM

A strong showing by Taiwan’s opposition Nationalist Party in local elections over the weekend presents a major challenge to independence-leaning President Tsai Ing-wen [...]
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Speeding blamed for fatal train crash in Taiwan

28-Nov-2018 Intellasia | CNA | 6:00 AM

Taiwan’s government said Monday (November 26) that speeding was the main cause of a train derailment that killed 18 people last month in the first official report on [...]
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Taiwan leader’s ‘separatist stance’ cost election: Chinese media

27-Nov-2018 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Chinese state-run media on Monday blamed the electoral defeat of Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen’s party on her “separatist stance”, saying it must make an [...]
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Powerful 6.2 magnitude earthquake ROCKS Taiwan Strait on infamous Ring of Fire

27-Nov-2018 Intellasia | Express | 6:00 AM

A POWERFUL 6.2 magnitude earthquake has rocked the Taiwan Strait, which separates the island of China from Taiwan. The tremor had a depth of 20 kilometres according to the [...]
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Taiwan’s same-sex couples put future on hold after vote defeat

Taiwan’s same-sex couples put future on hold after vote defeat

27-Nov-2018 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

After more than three decades together, Wang Tien-ming and Ho Hsiang finally decided to tie the knot when Taiwan’s top court ruled last year that same-sex marriage must [...]
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US Secretary of State Pompeo congratulates Taiwan on the success of its ‘free and fair’ local elections

US Secretary of State Pompeo congratulates Taiwan on the success of its ‘free and fair’ local elections

27-Nov-2018 Intellasia | Straits Times | 6:00 AM

United States Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has congratulated Taiwan on its local government elections, calling them an example of democracy in action for the Indo-Pacific [...]
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