Taiwanese parliament legalizes gay marriage, a first in Asia

Taiwanese parliament legalizes gay marriage, a first in Asia

The Taiwanese parliament on Friday legalized same-sex marriage, the first in Asia, two years after a landmark ruling by the highest court on the island. Taiwanese MPs have widely passed a law allowing same-sex couples to form “permanent permanent unions” and a clause that allows them to apply for registration by the administration in the […]

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Taiwan accuses China of strengthening infiltration operations

Taiwan accuses China of strengthening infiltration operations

Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-Wen accused China of reinforcing its infiltration operations and interference in Taiwan and asked national security agencies to oppose the Beijing initiatives. “The Chinese Communist Party continues to carry out provocative acts, destroying the status quo on both sides of the Taiwan Strait,” she told reporters after a meeting on national security […]

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Taiwan Tsai Ing-wen appoints a new PM

Taiwan: Tsai Ing-wen appoints a new PM

Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen said on Friday that he has chosen former leader of his pro-independence Progressive Democratic Party (PDP), Su Tseng-chang, as the new prime minister the day after William Lai’s resignation his entire government. William Lai, the second head of government to resign since the start of Tsai Ing-wen’s presidency in 2016, took […]

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Tsai Ing-wen calls on the international community to defend democracy

Tsai Ing-wen calls to defend democracy

Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen on Saturday called for the support of the international community to defend democratic values ​​and the way of life on the autonomous island, while Beijing renewed its threats against Taiwan. “We hope the international community will take this seriously and support and help us,” Tsai Ing-wen told reporters, referring to Chinese […]

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Xi Jinping promises Taiwan reunification

Xi Jinping promises Taiwan reunification

Xi Jinping promises reunification in Taiwan and challenges his Taiwanese counterpart Tsai Ing-wen by reiterating that Beijing will not give up the force to recover the island. According to the Chinese president, “Taiwan’s independence will only lead to deadlock” and “China must be reunited”. Xi Jinping, Chinese President: “The Chinese should not fight against their […]

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Taiwan Severe electoral backlash for the ruling party PDP

Taiwan: Severe electoral backlash for the ruling party PDP

Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen has resigned as head of the pro-independence Progressive Democratic Party (PDP) following the severe defeat in the local elections on Saturday. TAIPEI – Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen has resigned as head of the pro-independence Democratic Progressive Party (PDP) after a severe defeat in the local elections on Saturday. The polls, which […]

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