Taiwanese presidential candidate Han Kuo-yu denied taking “even just one dollar” from Beijing. Photo: AP

Taiwan investigates spy’s claim Beijing spent US$200 million trying to influence presidential election

  • Taipei sets up team to look into allegations made by self-confessed spy who is seeking asylum in Australia
  • Wang Liqiang says he was personally involved in making a US$2.8 million donation to Beijing’s preferred candidate Han Kuo-yu in last year’s mayoral polls
Topic |   Taiwan elections 2020

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Taiwanese presidential candidate Han Kuo-yu denied taking “even just one dollar” from Beijing. Photo: AP
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Wang Liqiang “revealed in granular detail” how Beijing covertly controls listed companies to fund intelligence operations. Photo: Handout

Chinese spy who ‘infiltrated’ Hong Kong, Taiwan, defects to Australia, report says

  • Wang ‘William’ Liqiang gives counter-espionage agency the names of senior military intelligence officers he says funded and conducted operations in Hong Kong, Taiwan and Australia
  • Spy is now seeking asylum in Australia, saying he ‘will be dead’ if he returns home, according to media reports
Topic |   Espionage

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Wang Liqiang “revealed in granular detail” how Beijing covertly controls listed companies to fund intelligence operations. Photo: Handout
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