Category Archives: Key Issues

Communications scholar Hu Yuan-hui chosen as PTS chair

| May 20, 2022 | tnadmin | 0

Communications scholar Hu Yuan-hui (???) was chosen to serve as chairman of Public Television Service (PTS) on Friday.Hu received 15 out of 19 votes from PTS directors, who are nominated by the Executive Yuan.His only competitor was Lin Kuan-yu (???), …

Prosecutors seek 24 years in Chiayi City councilor embezzlement case

| May 11, 2022 | tnadmin | 0

Prosecutors on Wednesday demanded a 24-year prison sentence for independent Chiayi City Councilor Dai Ning (??) over accusations she embezzled NT$5.18 million (US$175,000) in fraudulent staff expenses.The Taiwan Chiayi District Prosecutors Office said …

Retired professor to take over as CTS chairman amid false news ruckus

| April 28, 2022 | tnadmin | 0

Retired professor Cheng Tzu-leong (???) was named Thursday as the new chairman of Chinese Television System (CTS), which has been under fire for running a series of erroneous news tickers on its cable channel last week.In an interim meeting of the CTS …

Taiwan’s export orders hit record US$62.69 billion in March

| April 20, 2022 | tnadmin | 0

Driven by solid global demand for high technology products, Taiwan’s export orders in March rose to US$62.69 billion, the highest ever for the month, the Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA) said Wednesday.The figure represented a 16.8 percent increase …

In Call, Biden Warned Xi Not to Support Russia

| March 19, 2022 | tnadmin | 0

WHITE HOUSE — U.S. President Joe Biden spoke to Xi Jinping on Friday, warning the Chinese leader not to provide material support to Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, a day after Biden’s top diplomat acknowledged that Washington believed Beijing is willing …