China trip was made to help Taiwanese people: KMT vice chair

Opposition Kuomintang (KMT) Vice Chairman Andrew Hsia (???) said his recently concluded 17-day trip to China was aimed at looking after the needs of Taiwanese people based in the country, following his return to Taiwan Saturday.Hsia's trip, made as Bei...
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Outspoken Lawmaker Picked to Lead South Korean Opposition

Firebrand lawmaker Lee Jae-myung was elected to lead South Korea's main opposition party Sunday, months after his narrow presidential defeat to conservative opponent Yoon Suk Yeol left the liberals in disarray.Lee’s dominant win in the Democratic Party...
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CORONAVIRUS/Taiwan begins rollout of Pfizer-BNT vaccines for young children

The Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC) said on Sunday that 8,687 children between the ages of 6 months and 4 years old received a first dose of the Pfizer-BNT COVID-19 vaccine on Saturday.Taiwan took delivery of 1,276,800 children's doses of the Pf...
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ELECTIONS 2022/Ex-deputy mayor officially joins Taipei election

Former Deputy Taipei Mayor Huang Shan-shan (???) announced Sunday that she will run for Taipei mayor, as her resignation from the city government officially took effect.Giving his strongest support, Taipei Mayor Ko Wen-je (???) praised Huang as "the be...
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CORONAVIRUS/Taiwan reports 26,765 new COVID-19 cases, 31 deaths

Taiwan on Sunday reported 26,765 new cases of COVID-19 and 31 deaths from the disease, according to the Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC).The deceased ranged in age from their 40s to their 90s. All but two suffered from chronic illnesses or other ...
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