Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen has plenty of work to do if she is to win a second term next year. Photo: EPA-EFE

Can Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen win over the doubters in her own party?

  • Island’s leader has faced a lack of confidence since the Democratic Progressive Party’s poor showing in last year’s local elections
  • Winning a second term depends on her persuading voters and her party that she has learned from her mistakes
Topic |   Taiwan elections 2020

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Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen has plenty of work to do if she is to win a second term next year. Photo: EPA-EFE
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Developments in the House of Representatives reveal a tougher US stance on China and Washington’s shifting relationship with Taiwan. Photo: Reuters

US House of Representatives backs defence support for Taiwan

  • Capitol Hill hardens US stance on China and urges Taipei to spend more on arms
  • Beijing says Washington must avoid doing ‘serious harm’ to cooperation efforts
Topic |   Taiwan

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Developments in the House of Representatives reveal a tougher US stance on China and Washington’s shifting relationship with Taiwan. Photo: Reuters
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