Category Archives: Key Issues

Former vice president returns from Poland, Lithuania visit

| November 22, 2021 | tnadmin | 0

Former Vice President Chen Chien-jen (???) returned to Taiwan on Monday after a six-day visit to the European Union member states of Poland and Lithuania.At the invitation of Lithuania’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Chen attended a democracy forum Nov….

Former DPP lawmaker Lin Ching-yi picked to run in Taichung by-election

| November 3, 2021 | tnadmin | 0

The ruling Democratic Progress Party (DPP) on Wednesday designated former lawmaker Lin Ching-yi (???) as its candidate for the legislative by-election in Taichung slated for Jan. 9, 2022.The decision was made during the DPP’s Central Executive Committe…

Vice president drums up DPP support for ‘no’ vote in referendums

| October 31, 2021 | tnadmin | 0

The four referendums slated to take place on Dec. 18 are nothing new, Vice President Lai Ching-te (???) said Sunday, while urging voters to vot “no.”The outcome of the referendums could cause a crisis that would hurt Taiwan’s future but not a political…

Vice president drums up DPP support for ‘no’ vote in referendums

| October 31, 2021 | tnadmin | 0

The four referendums slated to take place on Dec. 18 are nothing new, Vice President Lai Ching-te (???) said Sunday, while urging voters to vot “no.”The outcome of the referendums could cause a crisis that would hurt Taiwan’s future but not a political…

By-election for Taichung’s 2nd electoral district slated for Jan. 9

| October 28, 2021 | tnadmin | 0

A by-election for the second electoral constituency of Taichung will be held on Jan. 9, 2022, the Central Election Commission (CEC) said Thursday, while officially announcing Legislator Chen Po-wei’s (???) removal from office following last weekend’s r…

Cabinet approves 4% public sector pay raise (update)

| October 28, 2021 | tnadmin | 0

The Executive Yuan on Thursday approved a 4-percent pay raise for public sector workers that will be implemented next year.The proposed amendment to the 2022 central government budget bill to increase the wages of government employees, public school te…