Taiwan President Tsai beats Han by 11%, Ko by 13% in public opinion poll

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The results of the Democratic Progressive Party's (DPP) primary poll released today (June 13), show that Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen not only defeated her DPP opponent fo...

Taiwan President Tsai wins DPP primary poll

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) has officially won the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) primary for the 2020 presidential race, defeating her rival former premier William...

Taiwan's DPP presidential poll result to be known Thursday

The result of the opinion poll that will determine the winner of the ruling Democratic Progressive Party's (DPP) presidential primary is expected to be announced Thursday, a party official has sai...

DPP presidential primary polls for Tsai, Lai start in Taiwan today

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Five days of public opinion polls to select whether President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) or former premier William Lai (賴清德) will represent the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) in Ta...

'Opinion poll fairness' will decide life and death of Taiwan’s ‘Democratic Progressive Party’

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) --According to the principle of “Garbage In, Garbage Out,” questioning the fairness of opinion polls is a necessary process for a responsible search for accuracy and t...

Presidential hopeful William Lai explains why he is the best choice for Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – At a news conference under the theme of “Protecting Taiwan” Saturday (June 1), Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) presidential hopeful William Lai (賴清德) emphas...

Polls show Taiwanese public indifferent to Tsai: poll expert Michael You

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — An inspection of opinion poll results show how the public has met President Tsai Ing-wen’s (蔡英文) three-year tenure with indifference, said Democratic Progressive Par...

DPP Secretary-General backs Cho for keeping existing opinion poll rules

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Democratic Progressive Party Secretary-General Luo Wen-jia (羅文嘉) has voiced his support for Chairman Cho Jung-tai (卓榮泰) for maintaining the party's primary rules and an ord...

Climate change is hot topic in the European Parliament vote

LANGEOOG, Germany (AP) — Hungry tourists stream into the glass-fronted balcony of Michael Recktenwald's restaurant on the German island of Langeoog, with its splendid view of the North Sea and the blu...

Russian city cancels cathedral construction after protests

MOSCOW (AP) — The governor of Russia's Urals region said Wednesday that a plan to build a Russian Orthodox cathedral in a popular park will be cancelled after protests that drew nationwide attention. ...

BREAKING NEWS: DPP meeting about Taiwan presidential candidate selection ends without agreement

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – After more than two hours of heated discussions Wednesday (May 22) afternoon, the Democratic Progressive Party’s (DPP) Central Executive Committee (CEC) ended withou...

Taiwanese opposition to 'one country, two systems' grows: survey

The number of Taiwanese opposed the "one country, two systems" framework proposed by Beijing as a solution to cross-strait relations continues to grow, according to a latest survey commissio...

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...