Tsai Ing-wen is a Taiwanese politician, legal scholar, and lawyer currently serving as the President of the Republic of China, commonly known as Taiwan, since May 20, 2016. The first woman to be elected to the office, Tsai is the seventh president of the Republic of China under the 1947 Constitution and the second president from the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP); part of Taiwan's Pan-Green Coalition. She is also the first president to be of both Hakka and aboriginal descent, the first unmarried president, the first to have never held an elected executive post before presidency and the first to be popularly elected without having previously served as the Mayor of Taipei. She was the Democratic Progressive Party candidate in the 2012 and 2016 presidential elections. Tsai previously served as party chair from 2008 to 2012, and from 2014 to 2018.
Taiwan has not been intimidated by China's military drills this week, President Tsai Ing-wen said on Tuesday, after the latest Chinese maneuvers were denounced by a senior U.S. official as "coercion".. Reuters - Published Also reported by •WorldNews
Taiwan is not intimidated by China's military drills this week, President Tsai Ing-wen said on Tuesday, after the latest Chinese military maneuvers were denounced by a senior U.S. official as.. Reuters - Published
Terry Gou, chairman of Apple supplier Foxconn 2317.TW, says he "will follow the instruction" of a sea goddess who has told him to run in Taiwan's presidential election next year. Rough cut (no reporter..
A senior U.S. official denounced Chinese bombers and military maneuvers conducted near Taiwan on Monday, calling the exercises a “coercion” and a threat to stability in the region, Reuters.. WorldNews - Published