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  1. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Next in cross-strait dialogue: Taiwan's status?

    Posted Oct 22nd 2013, 08:00pm by Frank Ching

    ... Frank Ching Frank Ching says both Beijing and Taipei now appear ready to broach political dialogue, with no less than the island's status at stake New territory After five years ... offices on both sides of the Taiwan Strait, which is now under consideration, would be of great political significance. "The nature of the cross-strait representative offices ...

  2. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Taiwan’s student movement is a lesson in how democracy works

    Posted Apr 11th 2014, 07:34pm by Stephen Vines

    ... Stephen Vines Stephen Vines says Taiwan's student movement sets us a fine example A lesson in how democracy works- not how it fails What lessons should Hong Kong draw from Taiwan's so-called Sunflower Movement? As ever, the usual suspects have concluded that Taiwan's democracy led to chaos, and they even claim that what happened in Taipei "proves" ...

  3. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Taiwan needs to think long-term as region's economic focus shifts

    Posted Apr 09th 2014, 06:02am by SCMP Editorial

    ... SCMP Editorial Taiwan needs to refocus economy Common sense has prevailed in Taiwan's political stand-off over a cross-strait trade services pact. Student-led protesters have pledged ... economy. This ought to resonate strongly across the political spectrum in Taipei. Taiwan will need to negotiate access to this regional market of more than 600 million people too if it really wants ...

  4. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Taiwan protests: view from mainland China

    Posted Apr 01st 2014, 05:51pm by DENG YUWEN, JONATHAN SULLIVAN

    ... Deng Yuwen and Jonathan Sullivan Deng Yuwen and Jonathan Sullivan say the chaotic scenes of student protests across the strait bode ill for political liberalisation on the mainland but they have, at least, prompted discussion of democratic rights Lessons from Taiwan The sudden eruption of student protests in Taiwan, ostensibly against the cross-strait services and trade agreement ...

  5. Comment - Blogs

    Why a little-understood trade agreement upsets so many in Taiwan

    Posted Mar 27th 2014, 12:14pm by Jason Y Ng

    ... on stage. We thanked them for asking but politely declined. We told them our Mandarin isn’t very good. In truth, we didn’t know enough about the trade pact to say anything intelligent. As it turned out, neither do most people in Taiwan. False rumors about the trade pact abound. The fear that mainlanders will be allowed to buy their way into Taiwan, for instance, turned out ...

  6. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    All Taiwan must pull together to improve its people's lives

    Posted Mar 25th 2014, 05:05am by SCMP Editorial

    ... SCMP Editorial All Taiwan must work together A quarter of a century has not been long enough for Taiwan to perfect its democracy. The occupation of parliament and part of the government ... to be mutually beneficial and evolve through a transparent process. The lack of symmetry from the pact was noticeable, with few restrictions on mainland companies seeking to set up in Taiwan, but many ...

  7. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Taiwan-style accommodation can work in Diaoyus dispute

    Posted Dec 04th 2013, 06:44pm by DENG YUWEN, NIV HORESH

    ... moderate approach to Taiwan Mutual tolerance China's establishment of an air defence identification zone around the East China Sea makes for a serious escalation in tension with Japan. Already, there are reports that not only Japan but also the US, Taiwan and South Korea have all flown warplanes into the zone without informing China, to defy its intent. China, for its part, ...

  8. Comment - Letters

    Taiwan aims to be a free-trade island

    Posted Apr 15th 2014, 05:18am by LETTERS

    ... SCMP Editorial Government working hard to turn Taiwan into free-trade island I refer to the editorial (" Taiwan needs to refocus economy ", April 9), and agree there is a need for Taiwan to negotiate access to the regional market. Taiwan is looking at potential multilateral co-operation agreements. In the Asia-Pacific area, we have a bilateral economic co-operation ...

  9. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Courage needed to undertake political reforms

    Posted Apr 16th 2014, 05:16am by SCMP Editorial

    ... a missed opportunity for political reform, and lamenting that if the party had promoted the liberalisation championed by his father and fellow deposed party chief Zhao Ziyang, China might not now ... became a victim of internal party politics, being forced to step down in 1987 for failing to check the spread of "bourgeois liberalisation". It was a charge that ran counter to public ...

  10. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    More talks vital to narrow divide on political reform

    Posted Apr 15th 2014, 05:18am by SCMP Editorial

    ... SCMP Editorial More talks vital to narrow divide The lawmakers' trip to Shanghai concluded as expected, without a breakthrough on political reform. This was hardly surprising, given ... it is a matter of their freedom of expression. Unfortunately, June 4 remains a political taboo on the mainland and items that go against the official version are banned. As the exchange is aimed ...




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