After weeks of Beijing’s military drills encircling the island, Taiwan’s Executive Yuan passed annual expenditure of US$90 billion for 2023. EPA-EFE
After weeks of Beijing’s military drills encircling the island, Taiwan’s Executive Yuan passed annual expenditure of US$90 billion for 2023. EPA-EFE
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Taiwan urged to boost defence spending further despite 14 per cent rise in military budget

  • Island’s defence ministry says military spending will account for 2.4 per cent of GDP next year, but some analysts warn more is needed to protect the island
  • The People’s Liberation Army recently staged an unprecedented series of war games around the island, fuelling calls for Taipei to spend more on defence

After weeks of Beijing’s military drills encircling the island, Taiwan’s Executive Yuan passed annual expenditure of US$90 billion for 2023. EPA-EFE
After weeks of Beijing’s military drills encircling the island, Taiwan’s Executive Yuan passed annual expenditure of US$90 billion for 2023. EPA-EFE
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