Kuomintang Newswire (Page 6)

Kuomintang Newswire (Page 6)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Kuomintang. (Page 6)

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  1. Ma ally Chiu removed as Health Promotion Administration chiefRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2016 | The China Post

    ... was mayor and worked for Ma's first presidential campaign in 2007 2008. In 2014, she was nominated by Ma's Kuomintang to be the party's candidate in the Yilan County magistrate election but failed to unseat incumbent Lin Tsung-hsien of the ...

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  2. Speculation over '18 local election fights amid uneven politicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2016 | The China Post

    Though still two years away, there are signs that both the Democratic Progressive Party and the Kuomintang are contemplating their strategies for local mayoral and county magistrate elections in 2018. For the DPP, competition from within the party itself will likely be vociferous for the southern municipalities while the KMT remains a hobbled party still lacking any clear cut front-runners that could lead the party out of its doldrums.

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  3. Hou Hsiao-hsien and The Moment bring historical overview to Vancouver Taiwan Film FestRead the original story

    Jun 8, 2016 | The Georgia Straight

    ... of Taiwanese identity has woven its way through the country's cinema, whether it's obliquely floated in the Kuomintang-funded and -approved "healthy realism" of films like 1963's Oyster Girl or it explicitly informs new-wave classics such as 1985's ...

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  4. The way forward for Taiwan's economyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2016 | The China Post

    ... completely be the case. Cross-strait relations and trade have warmed gradually over the years. But when the old Kuomintang regime first came to Taiwan, exchange across the strait was almost limited to espionage and surveillance. Commercial ties were ...

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  5. 'NT$3.4 bil. loss' if mainland bars studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2016 | The China Post

    Taiwan could lose nearly NT$3.4 billion every year if Beijing bars mainland students from studying in local schools, Kuomintang lawmaker John Wu said Wednesday. However, whether the measure will materialize remains speculation at present, as Mainland Affairs Council Chairwoman Katherine Chang stressed Tuesday the council had not received any notices about the rumored restriction.

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  6. Legislators approve amendments to deal with firm tax evasionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2016 | The China Post

    ... by the government in the future, contributing NT$6 billion to NT$7 billion in tax dollars annually. There are Kuomintang lawmakers like Lu Hsiu-yen (c> c c *) and Fei Hung-tai (e2 e ae3 ), who said in the spirit of taxation justice, proposed the ...

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  7. Lawmakers clash over party asset billRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2016 | The China Post

    Heated arguing and shoving erupted when the Interior Administration Committee chairman, Democratic Progressive Party Legislator Chen Chi-mai , moved to pass the agenda to review the bill. Chen asked attendees if there were any objections, to which Kuomintang lawmakers shouted an affirmation.

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  8. Ministry of Finance says redemption of ROC gold bonds to wait on re-unificationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2016 | Examiner.com

    ... Progressive Party administration they must wait for "re-unification" to redeem the defaulted bonds. The Kuomintang administration of Ma Ying-jeou had successfully stonewalled the issue. The Ministry of Finance responded to a demand made last week ...

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  9. To pardon A-Bian would be to abandon the status quoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2016 | The China Post

    ... Room, though he was forbidden from having dinner with them in the dining hall where his fans condemned the Kuomintang for political persecution, chanted "Go, Go, A-Bian!" and sang "You Are Our Dearest" in chorus. The party leaders - Mayor of ...

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  10. Wording of 'protest' letter to WHA revealedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2016 | The China Post

    ... used in diplomatic language. Stronger wording is reserved for a declaration of war, Lee said, in response to Kuomintang (KMT) Legislator Johnny Chiang (ae Ya*Ye ), who questioned whether the letter was "one of protest or concern." Taiwan's ...

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  11. Doctors may be part of Labor Standards Act within 4 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2016 | The China Post

    ... can only go off duty after finishing their work, leading some to complain about the long work hours. Opposition Kuomintang (KMT) Legislator Chiang Wan-an asked, if all doctors are exhausted, who will take care of people's health? Chen Yi ming, ...

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  12. Gov't attempts to clarify nuclear stanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2016 | The China Post

    ... have arisen following concerns that the country will be unable to meet increasing energy demands without it. Kuomintang (KMT) Legislator Wang Yu-min (c e 2ae* ) led the charge in accusing the new government of flip-flopping on its energy policy, ...

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  13. Gov't tries to clarify nuclear power stanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2016 | The China Post

    Premier Lin Chuan was pressed Tuesday on the fate of the First Nuclear Power Plant and the government's promise of a "nuclear-free homeland" by 2025, a day after the Cabinet indicated the plant could remain in operation. Kuomintang Legislator Wang Yu-min led the charge in accusing the new government of flip-flopping on its energy policy, reminding the premier of campaigning Democratic Progressive Party politicians' warnings of the dangers of the first reactor.

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  14. Taipei won't recognise Beijing's South China Sea air defence zone, says Taiwanese defence ministerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2016 | South China Morning Post

    ... was sworn into power last month. Tsai's Democratic Progressive Party overturned eight years of Beijing-friendly Kuomintang rule on the island. The mainland drew condemnation from Japan and the US when it imposed its ADIZ, in which aircraft are ...

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  15. Premier 'willing to say sorry' for remarks on comfort women issueRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2016 | The China Post

    ... harm on those affected, and caused distress," he said, extending his "sincere apologies." The opposition Kuomintang (KMT) on Saturday called for Lin to make an official apology at a plenary session of the Legislative Yuan for his undesirable ...

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  16. Taiwan's Tsai urges China to heal Tiananmen painRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2016 | Channelnewsasia.com

    ... to heed lessons. On last year's anniversary, Taiwan's former president Ma Ying-jeou of the Beijing-friendly Kuomintang party called for China to "redress the wrongs" of Jun 4. Tsai came to power after voters turned against Ma over his rapprochement ...

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  17. KMT disrupts briefing after health minister a no-showRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2016 | The China Post

    Opposition Kuomintang lawmakers blocked Foreign Minister David Lee from giving a scheduled report at the Legislative Yuan on Thursday morning after Health Minister Lin Tsou-yen failed to appear for the same session. Both Lee and Lin were scheduled to brief lawmakers and field questions in the National Defense and Foreign Affairs Committee regarding Taiwan's recent participation in the World Health Assembly in Geneva.

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  18. Arthur Cyr: Taiwan reconfirms equality as well as democracyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2016 | Deseret News

    ... so strong that a return to earlier hostility across the Taiwan Strait is unlikely. Ironically, the conservative Kuomintang (KMT) has been more comfortable than the liberal DPP with practical pragmatic cooperation with Beijing. Yet, as indicated, in ...

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  19. KMT's Hung applauds party's obstruction of Legislature over porkRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2016 | The China Post

    Kuomintang Chairwoman Hung Hsiu-chu on Wednesday applauded party lawmakers who prevented Premier Lin Chuan from delivering a report to the Legislative Yuan the day before. Speaking during the KMT's weekly Central Standing Committee meeting, Hung said her party was not out to create conflict but rather was fulfilling its duty as the opposition party to ensure that citizens' rights were being taken into account.

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  20. Mainland China's MSCI inclusion has impact on Taiwan equities: FSCRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2016 | The China Post

    ... rise Wednesday. Ding made the comments at a hearing of the Legislative Yuan's Finance Committee when opposition Kuomintang lawmaker Tseng Ming-chung asked the FSC chair to give an evaluation of the impact from the possible MSCI move. Tseng, who had ...

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