By: Central News Agency
Taiwan will suspend its negotiations on a trade-in-goods agreement with China, Economics Minister John Deng said Monday after the Cabinet’s resignation en masse.
A policy of that importance should be left to the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) administration to decide after the party won the presidency and an absolute majority in the Legislature in elections on Jan. 16, he said.
It will take some time to gauge the situation and form a consensus before negotiations could continue, Deng suggested. [FULL STORY]