More than 19 million voters will go to the polls in Taiwan on Saturday. Photo: EPA-EFE

Taiwan’s name and president are in the balance as 19 million voters go to the polls

  • Island-wide elections, with more than 10,000 seats up for grabs, are likely to provide a bellwether for President Tsai Ing-wen’s chances of re-election in 2020
  • One of 10 referendums held the same day will decide if the self-ruled island should lose its ‘Chinese-Taipei’ tag at international sporting events
Topic |   Taiwan

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More than 19 million voters will go to the polls in Taiwan on Saturday. Photo: EPA-EFE
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