Kaohsiung mayor Han Kuo-yu addresses the media on a trip from Hong Kong to Macau. Photo: Handout Kaohsiung mayor Han Kuo-yu addresses the media on a trip from Hong Kong to Macau. Photo: Handout
Kaohsiung mayor Han Kuo-yu addresses the media on a trip from Hong Kong to Macau. Photo: Handout
Taiwan

‘Selling out my people? I’m only here to sell fruits’: Beijing-friendly Taiwanese mayor Han Kuo-yu fires back at critics over rare visit

  • Rising star in opposition Kuomintang party doubles down on stance about trade promotion amid calls back home to clarify intent of trip
  • He slams ‘noise and scepticism’ as ‘boring and pointless’, saying dinner event with liaison office in city did not touch on Taiwan’s future

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Kaohsiung mayor Han Kuo-yu addresses the media on a trip from Hong Kong to Macau. Photo: Handout Kaohsiung mayor Han Kuo-yu addresses the media on a trip from Hong Kong to Macau. Photo: Handout
Kaohsiung mayor Han Kuo-yu addresses the media on a trip from Hong Kong to Macau. Photo: Handout
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