TPOF president stunned, calls Tsai's primary victory the 'strangest poll results in history'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The president of the Taiwanese Public Opinion Foundation (財團法人台灣民意教育基金會), You Ying-lung (游盈隆), released a statement on Thursday evening (June 13) calling the Democratic Progres...

Former Taiwan President Chen skeptical of DPP primary polls

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Former President Chen Shui-bian (陳水扁) lashed out against the presidential primary polling results of the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP), which were released on Thursda...

Taiwan President Tsai beats Han by 11%, Ko by 13% in public opinion poll

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The results of the Democratic Progressive Party's (DPP) primary poll released today (June 13), show that Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen not only defeated her DPP opponent fo...

Taiwan ex-Premier Lai accepts President Tsai’s DPP primary victory

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Ex-Premier William Lai (賴清德) said he accepted President Tsai Ing-wen’s (蔡英文) victory in the Democratic Progressive Party’s (DPP) presidential primaries announc...

Taiwan President Tsai wins DPP primary poll

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) has officially won the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) primary for the 2020 presidential race, defeating her rival former premier William...

Taiwan's Premier Su Tseng-chang faces calls for resignation

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A pro-independence observation group for the presidential primary of the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) said in a press conference on Monday (June 10) that Premier Su ...

Exclusive: President Tsai denied Uyghur leader Dolkun Isa entry to Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Dolkun Isa, president of the World Uyghur Congress, was denied entry to Taiwan by President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文), a source from Washington D.C. told Taiwan News. In an ex...

Japan media says President Tsai is facing possible defeat in DPP primary

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – 47news.jp, a Japanese online news platform reported on Saturday (June 8) that President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) could lose the primary within the Democratic Progressive Party (...

DPP presidential primary polls for Tsai, Lai start in Taiwan today

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Five days of public opinion polls to select whether President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) or former premier William Lai (賴清德) will represent the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) in Ta...

Taiwan President Tsai avoids detailed reply about reaction to eventual DPP primary defeat

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) failed to give a detailed reply in a TV presentation Saturday (June 8) on what she would do if she lost the presidential primaries to challeng...

Taiwan election: DPP primary debate between Tsai and Lai happening Saturday, June 8

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) presidential primary candidates, incumbent Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) and former premier William Lai (賴清德) will hold a public dialogue on Sa...

Taiwan’s DPP rules out foul play for presidential primary

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A total of 25 polling algorithms were selected for the presidential primary survey slated for next week, witnessed and agreed to by representatives from the camps of Presi...

'Opinion poll fairness' will decide life and death of Taiwan’s ‘Democratic Progressive Party’

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) --According to the principle of “Garbage In, Garbage Out,” questioning the fairness of opinion polls is a necessary process for a responsible search for accuracy and t...

Taiwan’s presidential hopeful William Lai says he has better chance of defeating KMT than President Tsai

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Former Premier William Lai (賴清德) said that he has a better chance of defeating the rival Kuomingtang (KMT) party’s candidate, reported the Central News Agency on Mon...

Taiwan president and challenger William Lai to meet at DPP’s debate

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Democratic Progressive Party’s (DPP) first and only televised event for its two presidential primary contenders will be organized on Saturday (June 8), before th...