NPP rules out cooperation with Taipei mayor for Taiwan presidential election

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The New Power Party (NPP) on Friday (September 20) ruled out cooperation with Taipei City Mayor Ko Wen-je (柯文哲) in the run-up to the January 2020 presidential and legislat...

Parents of Taipei City Mayor too late to help him register for presidential election

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Following the unexpected decision by Foxconn Technology founder Terry Gou (郭台銘) not to run for president, the registration process for the January 2020 election took anoth...

Taiwan People’s Party website hacked in cyberattack

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The official website of the Taiwan People’s Party (TPP), founded by Taipei Mayor Ko Wen-je (柯文哲) last month, was hacked and shut down shortly after it went live on S...

Taipei City mayor might ask PFP leader James Soong to nominate him

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – If Foxconn Technology founder Terry Gou (郭台銘) does not run for president, Taipei City Mayor Ko Wen-je (柯文哲) said Friday (August 30) he might ask People First Party (PFP) C...

Taipei City mayor held secret meeting with Taiwan business leaders

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taipei City Mayor Ko Wen-je (柯文哲) had a secret two-hour meeting with a group of top business leaders, but it was not known whether the topic of discussion was the capital&...

The divide and rule strategy that will define Taiwan’s presidential election

KAOHSIUNG (Taiwan News) -- Divide and rule is a political strategy that can be traced all the way back to Niccolò Machiavelli and Renaissance Italy, but it is ass relevant and effective today a...

Taiwanese YouTuber says dual membership in Ko's party will draw in 'roach, rat droppings'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- In response to the fact that Taipei Mayor Ko Wen-je's (柯文哲) newly founded Taiwan People's Party (台灣民眾黨, TPP) allows dual membership in another party, Taiwanese vlogger ...

Taipei Mayor founds Taiwan People's Party, elected chairman

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Taipei Mayor Ko Wen-je (柯文哲) formally established the Taiwan People's Party (TPP) today (Aug. 6) and was elected the new party's chairman. At noon today, the foundin...