Taiwan’s Kuomintang sends representative to open US office in DC

30-Nov-2021 Intellasia | TaiwanNews | 5:02 AM Print This Post

The Kuomintang (KMT) announced on Monday (November 29) that Eric Yu-Chua Huang, deputy director of its international department, will be sent to Washington D.C., to open the KMT’s US representative office.

The KMT issued a press release Monday announcing that Huang will depart for the US to strengthen the party’s ties in Washington and engage in related diplomatic work.

Huang Jie-cheng, director of the International Department, said that Huang should be cautious while in the US However, he said he believed Huang will take his job seriously and help the Kuomintang “firmly defend the Republic of China,” uphold the party’s stance to strengthen Taiwan-US relations, and maintain communications with the party’s “good friends” in the US, according to the press release.

The international department deputy director said via Facebook that he was intimidated by the daunting tasks assigned by KMT Chair Eri Chu but was ready to work hard for the party and the country.

While in the US, Huang said he will strive to live up to the party chair and predecessors’ expectations, adding that he hopes to promote party diplomacy and improve Taiwan-US relations.



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