LSE congratulates Taiwan president on re-election

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE) on Wednesday (Jan. 15) congratulated its most famous Taiwanese alumnus, President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文), for her la...

News anchor loses case over Taiwan president’s LSE diploma

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Taipei District Court on Wednesday (Jan. 11) rejected a case by news anchor Dennis Peng (彭文正)alleging that President Tsai Ing-wen’s (蔡英文) diploma and dissertatio...

Retired NTU professor revives speculation over Taiwan president's Ph.D.

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — National Taiwan University professor emeritus of law Ho De-fen (賀德芬) asserted on Thursday (Nov. 28) that the Ph.D. diploma provided by Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英...

Columnist alleges conspiracy between Tsai and LSE to produce fake dissertation

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The website Taiwan People News on Monday (Oct. 21) published an article promoting the incredible claim that President Tsai Ing-wen paid off officials at the London School ...

Taiwan-American medical professionals issue statement defending Tsai's Ph.D.

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — As some sources in Taiwan’s media stir controversy by questioning the authenticity of President Tsai Ing-wen’s Ph.D. dissertation, a group of professionals fro...

Taiwan talk show host demands truth about Tsai’s doctorate in London

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwanese talk show host Dennis Peng (彭文正) held a press conference on Friday (Oct. 18) in London, where Taiwanese-American professor Hwan C. Lin (林環牆) presented findings f...

Taiwan talk show host issues 24-hour ultimatum for Tsai to admit Ph.D. 'fake'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – On his program on Monday (Oct. 14), talk show host Dennis Peng (彭文正) announced that he was issuing a 24-hour "ultimatum" to Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文...

Dissertation-gate: university administrators hesitant to endorse Tsai's doctorate

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — At a Monday (Oct. 14) meeting of the Education and Culture Committee of the Legislative Yuan, the issue of President Tsai Ing-wen’s 1984 Ph.D. dissertation from the ...

LSE issues formal statement confirming Taiwan president's PhD

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The London School of Economics (LSE) on Tuesday (Oct. 8) formally issued an official statement verifying the validity of Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen's (蔡英文) Ph.D....

Dissertation-gate: Tsai accuser publishes president's student record on Facebook

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — One of the leading voices in the “Dissertation-gate” scandal surrounding President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) on Monday (Oct. 7) published new documents obtained from ...

On the submission procedure for Tsai's dissertation in Taiwan national library database

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – On Oct. 3, prominent media personality Yang Sen-hong (楊憲宏) and New York attorney Tung Wen-hsun (童文薰) took President Tsai Ing-wen’s (蔡英文) London School of Economics a...

Ph.D. graduate from Oxford voices doubts about Taiwan President’s degree

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – An Oxford University graduate with a Ph.D. in Economic History claims the document President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) presented is not a London School of Economics and Political...

Media personality takes Taiwan president’s LSE Ph.D. to government watchdog

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Despite the Presidential Office having presented its case about President Tsai Ing-wen’s (蔡英文) London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE) Ph. D. disserta...

Commentators doubt Taiwan president’s meeting with ex-premier, Ph.D.

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The alleged Sept. 24 meeting between President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) and former Premier William Lai (賴清德) possibly never took place, while the president’s reaction to t...

Tsai’s dissertation conspiracy is baseless but could still harm her election chances

KAOHSIUNG (Taiwan News) - - Many U.S. citizens still firmly believe that Barack Obama, the country’s first African American President, should never have held the highest office in the land. T...