Satisfaction with Taiwan's government hits new high amid Wuhan virus scare

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — As more and more countries fall victim to the Wuhan coronavirus (COVID-19), the Taiwanese government's preventive measures against the epidemic have resulted in a hist...

Poll shows Taiwan’s DPP has far stronger base than KMT

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The latest poll from the Taiwanese Public Opinion Foundation (TPOF) on Monday (Jan. 20) shows the ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) enjoys a larger base than the r...

Pollster analyzes why Taiwan's President Tsai won 8.17 million votes

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A pollster claims to have analyzed why Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) won her reelection with a record-breaking 8.17 million votes in the 2020 presidential electio...

‘One country, two systems’ not likely to prevail in Taiwan post-election

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The “one country, two systems” formula touted by Chinese leader Xi Jinping (習近平) will never prevail in Taiwan, whoever wins the presidential election on Saturd...

35% of voters in Taiwan remain undecided: poll

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — With Taiwan's presidential and legislative elections just 11 days away, a poll shows 35 percent of voters to be undecided, and of the 61 percent who are decided, incum...

US makes its presence felt in Taiwan's 2020 election

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The American influence in the upcoming 2020 presidential election has become more obvious, according to the chairman of the Taiwanese Public Opinion Foundation, You Ying-l...

KMT leads DPP in Taiwan legislator-at-large election

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – An online poll revealed by Yahoo News on Monday (Dec. 9) shows Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) presidential candidate Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) leading the Kuomintang's (K...

Taiwan police allegedly abuse power on matters related to Chinese spy

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — As the revelations by a self-professed Chinese spy continue to grab headlines in Taiwan, the government’s response to related issues has also come under scrutiny. ...

Latest poll shows DPP ahead of KMT by 10%

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – In the most recent poll results revealed by the Taiwanese Public Opinion Foundation (TPOF) on Monday (Nov. 25), Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) leads the Kuomintang...

Taiwanese identity declines: Pollster says president to blame

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A pollster said on Thursday (Oct. 24) that Taiwanese identity has declined during the three years of the Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) administration, according to a report on newtal...

Taiwan president rises in opinion polls despite Ph.D. concerns

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) was performing well in opinion polls, though concerns still linger about the allegations surrounding her Ph.D. from the London School of Econo...

Ex-DPP member blasts Taiwan president for lack of vision

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Chairman of the Taiwanese Public Opinion Foundation (台灣民意教育基金會) You Ying-lung (游盈隆) on Sunday (Sept. 15) criticized the Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) administration for failing to fu...

Taiwan President Tsai ranked most likeable ahead of Han, Ko, Trump, Xi

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- In the results of an opinion poll released on Saturday (Aug. 24), President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) was voted the most likeable, ahead of itinerant Kaohsiung Mayor Han Kuo-yu (韓國瑜),...

Tsai far ahead of Han in Taiwan News presidential poll

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A Taiwan News poll implemented on social media shows that Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) has a commanding lead over itinerant Mayor Han Kuo-yu (韓國瑜) among readers in a one...

Taipei mayor’s participation could overturn presidential election result: poll

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taipei City Mayor Ko Wen-je’s (柯文哲) decision whether or not to run for president will have a key influence on the outcome of next January’s election, according...