WATCH: Taiwan Insider, Oct 22, 2020

Radio Taiwan International Date: 22 October, 2020 By: Paula Chao [Taiwan’s perspective is different from other Asian countries][Taiwan’s perspective is different…

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WATCH: Taiwan Insider, Oct 22, 2020

Radio Taiwan International Date: 22 October, 2020 By: Paula Chao [Taiwan’s perspective is different from other Asian countries][/caption] Surveys show that 59% of Taiwanese respondents say they don’t trust Trump. But would he still be better for Taiwan than Biden? We went out and asked people on the street what they think.  Seton Hall Law Professor Maggie Lewis…

China to respond to US actions on Taiwan

Prensa Latina Date: October 22, 2020 Beijing, Oct 22 (Prensa Latina) China on Thursday noted that it will proceed with countermeasures against the decision made by the United States to sell weapons to Taiwan and to appoint six other media organizations as diplomatic missions. Chinese Foreign Ministry Spokesman Zhao Lijian described as interference in the country's internal…

iden talks tough on China, pledges deeper ties with Taiwan

Biden says Taiwan is 'shining example of how an open society can effectively contain COVID-19' Taiwan News Date: 2020/10/22 By: Keoni Everington, Taiwan News, Staff Writer TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — With the U.S. presidential election less than two weeks away, Joe Biden is sending the message that he will be tough on China and seek to deepen ties…

Taiwan urges Vatican to focus on religious freedom in China

Focus Taiwan Date: 10/22/2020 By: Emerson Lim Taipei, Oct. 22 (CNA) Taiwan on Thursday reminded the Vatican of the importance of religious freedom after it extended a provisional agreement on bishop appointments with China for another two years. The Vatican, Taiwan's only diplomatic ally in Europe, announced earlier in the day that it has agreed to extend an…

MND says 450,000-strong force is ready

DEPLOYMENT SPEED: Association of Strategic Foresight research fellow Chieh Chung said that the key is whether reserve forces can be rapidly deployed when a crisis hits Taipei Times Date: Oct 23, 2020 By: Jake Chung / Staff writer, with CNA The nation could deploy 450,000 soldiers — including roughly 260,000 reservists and 185,000 standing forces — as a first-response…

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2020 Art Taipei to kick off on Friday

Focus Taiwan Date: 10/22/2020 By: Chung Ching-wen and Matthew Mazzetta Taipei, Oct. 22 (CNA) 2020 Art Taipei, one of the largest art fairs of its kind in Asia, will get underway on Friday with a…

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