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65% of Taiwanese back 1 year of conscription

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — According to an opinion poll released on Tuesday (Aug. 9), 65% of Taiwanese support extending compulsory military service to one year and 53% are willing to fight for thei...

Poll results bode ill for Taiwan DPP Taoyuan mayoral candidate as plagiarism accusations simmer

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The results of an opinion poll bode ill for Lin Chih-chien (林智堅), Taoyuan mayoral candidate of Taiwan’s ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) for the local elect...

Taiwan poll sees DPP lead in 4 out of 6 special municipalities

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — New Taipei City Mayor Hou Yu-ih (侯友宜) holds a massive lead over his challenger, but in four of the other five special municipalities the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP)...

Japan coalition headed for election win, LDP seen gaining seats -poll

Japan's ruling coalition is headed for victory in a July 10 upper house election, with Prime Minister Fumio Kishida's ruling party likely to extend the number of seats it holds on its own, acc...

Japan court rules same-sex marriage ban is not unconstitutional

TOKYO, June 20 (Reuters) - A Japanese court ruled on Monday that a ban on same-sex marriage was not unconstitutional, dealing a setback to LGBTQ rights activists in the only Group of Seven nation that...

Vast VPN Market Research Reveals that Nearly Half of Users Resort to VPN to Protect Privacy

Multiple Scenarios Facilitate VPN Compatible with Trending Applications Overwhelming Acclaim Received in Indonesian JAKARTA, INDONESIA - Media OutReach - 13 June 2022 - The Vast VPN (“the Product”)...

Poll in Japan, S Korea finds consensus on Chinese attack against Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — An average 73% of Japanese and South Koreans believe that China will try to invade Taiwan, according to an opinion poll published Thursday (June 9). Japan’s Yomiu...

Poll sees global support for economic break with China if it invades Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — An international survey saw a majority of respondents in half the countries polled support a break in economic ties with China if they invade Taiwan, reports said Wednesda...

China's Global Times editorials on Taiwan are so bad they are funny

TAICHUNG (Taiwan News) — Chinese Communist Party (CCP) mouthpiece Global Times is always good for a laugh. In the CCP’s press ecosystem it serves as the repository for foaming-at-the-mouth...

Taiwan president rides high in polls despite COVID surge

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — On the sixth anniversary of her first inauguration, President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) is still riding high in the polls despite the onslaught of a COVID-19 surge, the threat fr...

Finland's leaders call for NATO membership 'without delay'

HELSINKI (AP) — Finland’s leaders said Thursday they’re in favor of rapidly applying for NATO membership, paving the way for a historic expansion of the alliance that could deal a serious blow to Russ...

Factbox: Marcos and Robredo lead field ahead of Philippine presidential vote

Philippine presidential candidates will wrap up campaigning this week ahead of the May 9 election, in a contest that has shaped into a two-way race between the clear favourite Ferdinand Marcos Jr. and...

Blunders continue at Taiwan's CTS News, premier labeled as president

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Following erroneous news crawl messages about a Chinese invasion and natural disasters, Chinese Television System (CTS) news channels mislabeled Premier Su Tseng-chang (蘇貞...

France votes on Sunday in cliffhanger presidential election

PARIS, April 10 (Reuters) - Voters cast their ballots across France on Sunday in the first round of a presidential election in which far-right candidate Marine Le Pen is posing an unexpected threat to...

Philippines' Pacquiao says he is not to be counted out of presidential race

Shrugging off his low rating in opinion polls, Philippine politician and former boxing star Manny Pacquiao says his impoverished roots make him the best person to be president, as he warned voters to ...