President Tsai Ing-wen, from the Democratic Progressive Party, is behind in opinion polls. Photo: Reuters

Taiwan reworks mainland China travel ban and treason rules in run-up to 2020 presidential election

  • Analyst says revision is part of Tsai Ing-wen’s bid to bolster her image as a defender of the island’s sovereignty
Topic |   Taiwan elections 2020

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President Tsai Ing-wen, from the Democratic Progressive Party, is behind in opinion polls. Photo: Reuters
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Beijing has “lost all hope” for Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen, according to a report of closed-door talks organised by the National Committee on American Foreign Policy. Photo: Reuters

Beijing ‘loses all hope for Taiwan’s Tsai Ing-wen’ as she rallies Washington

  • Closed-door forum in New York told that Beijing unhappy at Tsai’s efforts to court America
  • But mainland China’s ‘bullying’ of Taiwan will only reinforce US view of Beijing as a competitor, another participant says
Topic |   Taiwan

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Beijing has “lost all hope” for Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen, according to a report of closed-door talks organised by the National Committee on American Foreign Policy. Photo: Reuters
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