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  1. Chiang Kai-shek's memorial renamed

    Posted May 10th 2007, 12:00am by Lawrence Chung

    ... of the statute, the Chiang Kai-shek Memorial Hall will be renamed the Taiwan Democracy Memorial Hall,' cabinet spokeswoman Chen Mei-ling said. Ms Chen said the Education Ministry, which would ... Lawrence Chung in Taipei Purge continues against Nationalist's legacy Taiwan's Chiang Kai-shek Memorial Hall, a landmark in Taipei built in memory of the late Nationalist leader, ...

  2. Budding HK artist leaves home to chase dream in Taiwan

    Posted Oct 05th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... inside a former industrial building in Shek Kip Mei, offers lower rents for spaces to encourage the arts. Despite those options in Hong Kong, Lei is determined to continue his career in Taiwan. ...

  3. Voice for China

    Posted Oct 30th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... The passing of Soong Mei-ling elicits a range of emotions in Taiwanese, Chinese and westerners with an interest in the legacy of someone who, for better or worse, played a major role ... the Chiangs decamped after their post-civil war flight, has become a contemporary miracle, an Asian dragon. Of course, one should never forget the chaos and bloodshed that Chiang Kai-shek ...

  4. Leave A-Mei alone, protesters ordered

    Posted Jun 17th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Council's Taiwan Affairs Office and the Chinese Culture Association were issued in the wake of a protest last Saturday that forced Taiwanese pop princess Chang Hui-mei- known as A-Mei to her ... an independent Taiwan. A-Mei's performance of the Taiwanese anthem at President Chen Shui-bian's 2000 inauguration led to a mainland boycott of her which lasted more than a year. Apart from ...

  5. Republic of sounds

    Posted Oct 23rd 2011, 12:00am

    ... percussionist Rafael Lee Shou-hsin and his ensemble. A Hualian native from east Taiwan, Lee is no stranger to the Hung Hom Coliseum as the principal drummer for celebrities such as A-Mei and Leehom ...

  6. News - China - POLITICS

    Taiwan looks into legality of its residents in mainland China public posts

    Posted Apr 21st 2013, 12:00am by Lawrence Chung

    ... not been punished, while the rest are still being investigated," council spokeswoman Wu Mei-hung said. She said no action would be taken against the six, either because they did not have full ... her chances of being fined, Wu said all she wanted from her post in the Guangdong CPPCC was the chance to "put forward proposals to help people". Wu Mei-hung, however, said ...

  7. Business - China Business - TOURISM

    Mainland Chinese travel boom is a mixed blessing for Taiwan

    Posted Apr 16th 2013, 12:00am by Ralph Jennings

    ... on the mainland put Taiwan on alert, and it stepped up screening of mainland arrivals at airports. "Of course, we have the hope that the number [of tourists] can be higher," said Lin Yen-mei ...

  8. Blood spilled in battle over Taipei memorial

    Posted Dec 07th 2007, 12:00am by Lawrence Chung

    ... the removal of late Kuomintang leader Chiang Kai-shek's name from a memorial. Wang Jui-chang, a journalist for the ETTV cable news network, was crushed under a small truck driven by 40-year-old Peng Sheng-lu, a campaign aide of independent candidate Mei Feng, who is running for a seat in the island's legislature in elections next month. Wang, who was critically injured, ...

  9. News - China - TOURISM

    Taiwan to tackle resentment caused by influx of mainland tourists

    Posted Feb 16th 2013, 12:00am by Lawrence Chung

    ... council spokeswoman Wu Mei-hung said yesterday. Taiwan will soon increase its quota for mainland tourists travelling in groups to 5,000 from 4,000 a day, while the quota for individual tourists ...

  10. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Taiwan quietly forging ahead in human rights protection

    Posted Mar 29th 2013, 12:00am by YU-JIE CHEN, Jerome Cohen

    ... Yu-Jie Chen and Jerome A. Cohen Yu-Jie Chen and Jerome A. Cohen say Taiwan has come far in the protection of people's rights, a journey marked recently by a creative review process designed to help bring its laws into line with global standards Forging ahead For over four decades after the Allied victors in the second world war allowed Chiang Kai-shek's Chinese ...




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