Topic: George Tsai
Political shifts in China, Taiwan, and the US have revived the prospect of a US F-16 deal with Taiwan.
Taiwan's economy is poised grow significantly this year as the island relaxes barriers to investment from its old rival, mainland China.
Taiwan, one of the four Asian Tiger nations known for its economic growth, is about to elect a new president. Voters are most concerned with economic improvement.
The latest China-Taiwan trade deal, signed Tuesday, avoided discussing sensitive political relations but signaled much closer cooperation between the longtime rivals.
06/29/2010 10:58 am
Taiwan and China unexpectedly nixed 1 of 4 deals during economic talks this week. The setback comes as Taiwan's China-friendly government is losing support – and has produced a rap video to try to win it back.
12/23/2009 06:41 am
Critics say Typhoon Morakot is Ma Ying-jeou's Hurricane Katrina. He has been faulted for weak leadership in dealing with a devastating storm that killed at least 127, with hundreds still missing.
08/18/2009 01:00 am
Both presidential hopefuls in Saturday's election want to boost economic relations.
03/21/2008 01:00 am