Frank Hsieh



Hexie Farm (蟹农场): The Dialogue

For the latest installment in his CDT series, cartoonist Crazy Crab of Hexie Farm comments on the recent deletion of a weibo account set up by Taiwanese politician Frank Hsieh. Hsieh is the former premier of the Democratic...

Former Taiwan Premier to Visit China

As Hu Jintao seems to be reaching for better cross-straits relations with Taiwan, former DPP chairman Frank Hsieh will make a ‘trailblazing’ visit to China. From Shanghaiist: Former chairman of Taiwan’s Democratic...

Taiwanese Choose President, Pace of Closer China Ties

From Bloomberg: Taiwan’s voters choose a new president today in an election that will set the pace of improving relations with China after eight years of confrontation under the pro-independence rule of Chen Shui-bian....

Taiwan Will Not Become ‘The Next Tibet’: Ma

From The China Post: Opposition Kuomintang (KMT) presidential candidate Ma Ying-jeou dismissed fear yesterday that Taiwan could become “the next Tibet,” amid international media concerns that Chinese...

Taiwan Elections: Foundation for the Future

From China Leadership Monitor: The January Legislative Yuan elections in Taiwan demonstrated that, for better or worse, the Chen Shui-bian era is over. The rout of Chen’s Democratic Progressive Party by the opposition Kuomintang...

Taiwan Vote Pits A Smoothy Against Your Average Guy

From Reuters: Taiwan TV viewers watching a series of presidential debates have seen a polished, professorial type facing off against a sharp-tongued opponent who talks like your average guy. In the glare of the cameras, the...

Taiwan Criticises China Over Tibet

From Reuters: Taiwan officials and the ruling party’s presidential candidate condemned China’s move against rioters in Tibet, linking it to their own island that China claims as its own and has threatened with force....



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