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Taiwan Slams China’s Decision to Freeze Individual Travel to Taiwan
August 03, 2019
Taiwan Slams China’s Decision to Freeze Individual Travel to Taiwan
Beijing’s terse announcement comes ahead of the Taiwanese presidential election and amid Taipei's support for Hong Kong protesters.
Taiwan Slams China’s Decision to Freeze Individual Travel to Taiwan
Why the Hong Kong Protests Don’t Guarantee a Tsai Victory in Taiwan
July 25, 2019
Why the Hong Kong Protests Don’t Guarantee a Tsai Victory in Taiwan
The challenges facing Tsai remain the same, with or without the Hong Kong protests.
Why the Hong Kong Protests Don’t Guarantee a Tsai Victory in Taiwan
Taiwan President to Stop in Denver as US-Taiwan Ties Strengthen
July 19, 2019
Taiwan President to Stop in Denver as US-Taiwan Ties Strengthen
Tsai’s 2-day stopovers in New York and Denver have drawn significant attention as Taiwan seeks to leverage its bond with the US.
Taiwan President to Stop in Denver as US-Taiwan Ties Strengthen
Taiwan’s KMT Will Choose Its Candidate to Challenge a Resurgent President Tsai
July 12, 2019
Taiwan’s KMT Will Choose Its Candidate to Challenge a Resurgent President Tsai
KMT contenders struggle to pull away from each other as political momentum shifts back to the ruling DPP.
Taiwan’s KMT Will Choose Its Candidate to Challenge a Resurgent President Tsai
Why the US May Lose Taiwan to Beijing Economically
June 14, 2019
Why the US May Lose Taiwan to Beijing Economically
Washington needs to give economic ties as much focus as security ties, lest Taiwan fall irrevocably into Beijing’s orbit.
Why the US May Lose Taiwan to Beijing Economically
In Taiwan, the Tiananmen Tragedy Has a Special Resonance
June 08, 2019
In Taiwan, the Tiananmen Tragedy Has a Special Resonance
For Taiwan, June 4, 1989 recalls both their own oppressed past and the resistance against China’s ongoing oppression.
In Taiwan, the Tiananmen Tragedy Has a Special Resonance
Despite China’s Tough Talk, US Should Move Forward With Taiwan
June 06, 2019
Despite China’s Tough Talk, US Should Move Forward With Taiwan
China's belligerent rhetoric toward Taiwan is all the more reason for Washington and Taipei to stick together.
Despite China’s Tough Talk, US Should Move Forward With Taiwan
China’s US Travel Alert: Weaponizing Tourism Amid the Trade War?
June 05, 2019
China’s US Travel Alert: Weaponizing Tourism Amid the Trade War?
So far, the indicators that China is weaponizing tourism to the United States remain limited.
China’s US Travel Alert: Weaponizing Tourism Amid the Trade War?
Why Did Beijing Suppress Wang Yang’s Remarks on Taiwan?
May 30, 2019
Why Did Beijing Suppress Wang Yang’s Remarks on Taiwan?
The Politburo Standing Committee member spoke candidly at a cross-strait media summit – apparently too candidly.
Why Did Beijing Suppress Wang Yang’s Remarks on Taiwan?
Taiwan Stages Joint Air-Sea Live Fire Exercises
May 23, 2019
Taiwan Stages Joint Air-Sea Live Fire Exercises
The exercises are the largest they’ve been in five years.
Taiwan Stages Joint Air-Sea Live Fire Exercises
Taiwan’s Ruling Party Is Getting Tough on China Ahead of 2020 Elections
May 20, 2019
Taiwan’s Ruling Party Is Getting Tough on China Ahead of 2020 Elections
DPP legislators have prioritized a flurry of new measures aimed to clamp down on cross-strait engagement between Taiwan and China.
Taiwan’s Ruling Party Is Getting Tough on China Ahead of 2020 Elections
Will Taiwan Become a Refuge for Dissidents Wanted by China? Not So Fast.
May 04, 2019
Will Taiwan Become a Refuge for Dissidents Wanted by China? Not So Fast.
Taiwan has not fully opened its doors to dissidents, despite recent high-profile cases.
Will Taiwan Become a Refuge for Dissidents Wanted by China? Not So Fast.
Taiwan's Topsy-Turvy Cross-Strait Politics
May 01, 2019
Taiwan's Topsy-Turvy Cross-Strait Politics
Taiwan’s 2020 presidential candidates hint at a massive gravity shift toward China in both the KMT and DPP.
Taiwan's Topsy-Turvy Cross-Strait Politics
Foxconn CEO Terry Gou Says a Sea Goddess Has Told Him to Run for President
April 18, 2019
Foxconn CEO Terry Gou Says a Sea Goddess Has Told Him to Run for President
Gou’s entry into Taiwan’s 2020 presidential race further clutters a field packed with larger-than-life personalities.
Foxconn CEO Terry Gou Says a Sea Goddess Has Told Him to Run for President
China’s Surreptitious Economic Influence on Taiwan’s Elections
April 12, 2019
China’s Surreptitious Economic Influence on Taiwan’s Elections
Taiwan’s November elections weren’t directly about cross-strait relations, but that doesn’t mean China had no impact.
China’s Surreptitious Economic Influence on Taiwan’s Elections
Why a US Sale of Fighter Jets to Taiwan Matters
April 03, 2019
Why a US Sale of Fighter Jets to Taiwan Matters
It wouldn’t change the military balance across the Taiwan Strait, but would signal a shift in U.S. support for Taipei.
Why a US Sale of Fighter Jets to Taiwan Matters
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