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...

Han's campaign is a 'New Rogue Movement' in Taiwanese politics: TPOF Chief

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 Sunday (June 9) in which he labeled the wave popular...

Taiwan’s DPP presidential primary like ‘Russian roulette,’ says NGO

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Referencing the 1978 movie “The Deer Hunter,” Chairman of the Taiwanese Public Opinion Foundation You Ying-lung (游盈隆) said on his Facebook page the Democratic ...

Taiwan President will not necessarily defeat ex-Premier Lai: polling expert

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Even though the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) approved primary plans proposed by the camp of President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文), she will not necessarily be able to defeat ...

Taiwan polling expert praises DPP chair for upholding party values

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) Chairman Cho Jung-tai (卓榮泰) has upheld party values by coming out strongly in favor of its existing system to select a presidential ...

William Lai claims poll changes will take a toll on DPP credibility

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – As rumors of changes to the presidential primary rules at the Central Executive Committee (CEC) meeting of the ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) heat up, Taiwan...

Poll shows Taiwan's ex-premier leads President Tsai by 12% in DDP presidential primary match-up

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Ex-Premier William Lai (賴清德) leads Kuomintang's (KMT) front runner, Kaohsiung Mayor Han Kuo-yu (韓國瑜), by 14.5 percentage points in a head-to-head presidential match-up, acc...

Taiwan President’s camp is playing with the DPP’s future: opinion poll expert

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – President Tsai Ing-wen’s (蔡英文) camp is “overtaking on a bend” and playing with the life and death of the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) by including ...

Hurried change in the primary rules damages the DPP’s image: Ying-lung You

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The latest controversy to hit the Democratic Progressive Party’s (DPP) selection process of a presidential candidate is the dispute over whether or not to include ce...

Taiwan President creates bad impression by calling for smartphones in polls: You Ying-lung

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – President Tsai Ing-wen’s (蔡英文) sudden call to include smartphones in opinion polls to decide who will represent the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) in next year&r...

Foxconn Chairman underestimates difficulties to be a successful peacemaker between Taiwan and China: You

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Foxconn Technology Group founding Chairman Terry Gou (郭台銘) may have underestimated the difficulties and complexities to be a successful peacemaker between Taiwan and China...

‘Humble, humble, and humble again,’ deep reflection necessary ahead of Taiwan elections

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Many Taiwanese voters are observing the battle between President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) and former Premier William Lai (賴清德) for the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) presidential...

Taiwanese Public Opinion Foundation Chairman: Tsai should step off the 2020 race

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- In the wake of more gloomy polls for sitting President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文), Taiwanese Public Opinion Foundation (TPOF) Chairman Yu Ying-lung (游盈隆) is urging Tsai not to run for ...

Pro-Taiwan professionals and politicians defend suspended FTV talk show

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Hundreds of pro-Taiwan professionals and politicians expressed support for a suspended political talk show on Wednesday (April 24), after the program's host claimed th...

William Lai continues to lead KMT and independent hopefuls for Taiwan's 2020 race: poll

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Former Premier William Lai (賴清德) leads potential candidates for the 2020 presidential race in a new non-partisan poll. According to the poll conducted by the non-partisan Ta...