Premier William Lai wants Taiwan to make English its second official language. Will it actually help Taiwan’s language learners?
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China reportedly agreed to provide more than US$27 billion in financing for a port in El Salvador.
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China has so far offered only deflections and denials in the face of questions over its mistreatment of millions of Uyghurs in Xinjiang.
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China is engaged in an all-out mission to erase Taiwan’s presence from the international sphere.
There is only one thing in the world worse than being talked about, and that is not being talked about, Oscar Wilde said.
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Mattis had arrived in Beijing to deliver what a pentagon official told Financial Times would be a “medium-tough” warning over China’s militarization of the South China Sea, but Xi clearly likes his steaks on the rarer, if not quite bloody, side.
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Captain Democracy Flies to Malaysia‘s Rescue
Mahathir Mohamad (馬哈地) was sworn in late yesterday night and became the oldest (92) world leader.
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