Petition to recall Kaohsiung mayor reaches 450,000 signatures

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The second phase of a campaign to recall Kaohsiung City Mayor Han Kuo-yu (韓國瑜) has received 450,000 signatures. WeCare Kaohsiung (Wecare高雄) founder Aaron Yin (尹立), anno...

Petition to recall Kaohsiung Mayor expected to clear 2nd hurdle

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — WeCare Kaohsiung, organizer of the recall campaign against Kaohsiung City Mayor Han Kuo-yu (韓國瑜), said Wednesday (Feb. 12) that it has received 230,753 signatures, which i...

Recall campaign against Taiwan mayor clears first hurdle

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Following his defeat in the presidential election last week, the campaign to recall Kaohsiung City Mayor Han Kuo-yu (韓國瑜) has cleared its first major hurdle, the Central E...

53% of Kaohsiung residents support campaign to recall Han

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — On the heels of Kuomingtang Presidential candidate Han Kuo-yu's (韓國瑜) resounding defeat in the Taiwan presidential elections, non-governmental organizations are pledgi...

Civil groups submit 30,000 signatures to begin recall action against Kaohsiung mayor

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — One day after Kaohsiung Mayor Han Kuo-yu (韓國瑜) marked the first anniversary of his taking office, civil groups initiated a recall action, the first ever against the mayor ...

Taiwan CNA to sue Taipei city councilor for fake photo accusation

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Following an accusation by Kuomintang (KMT) Taipei City Councilor Yu Shu-hui (游淑慧) that CNA had forged a photo of the Kaohsiung recall march, Taiwan's state-owned Cent...

Supporters and opponents of KMT presidential candidate march in Kaohsiung

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Hundreds of thousands of people marched through the streets of Kaohsiung Saturday (Dec. 21), with one group demanding the recall of Mayor Han Kuo-yu (韓國瑜) and the other su...

Kaohsiung fears violence, mobilizes police for Han rallies

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Supporters and opponents of the Kuomintang presidential nominee, Han Kuo-yu (韓國瑜), are expected to march in different parts of Kaohsiung at the same time on Saturday after...

Taiwan police brace for rival marches in Kaohsiung

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — To minimize conflicts between supporters and opponents of Kuomintang (KMT) presidential candidate Han Kuo-yu (韓國瑜) during rival marches in Kaohsiung on Saturday (Dec. 21),...

KMT candidate to rally supporters on same day of march calling for his removal

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — As organizers get ready for the "1221 Wecare Taiwan Parade" in December, Kuomintang (KMT) presidential candidate Han Kuo-yu (韓國瑜) and his team are planning to ho...