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Posts Tagged ‘singapore’

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Editorials, Politics

The ‘Spy Swap’ That Wasn’t

Those who were hoping that a recent prisoner exchange between Taiwan and China was a sign of warmer ties are deceiving themselves

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Photo: Xinhua
Editorials, Politics

The Real Significance of the Xi-Ma Summit

Hint: It has nothing to do with future cross-strait meetings, imposed interpretations of the 1992 Consensus or even attempts to influence the upcoming elections in Taiwan

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Photo: REUTERS/Pichi Chuang
Politics

BREAKING: Presidents Ma, Xi, to Meet in Singapore Nov. 7

Less than two months before presidential and legislative elections in which the KMT is expected to fare poorly, a bombshell that is sure to shake things up…

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Photo: J. Michael Cole / Thinking Taiwan
Society & Culture

What Authoritarian Regimes Don’t Want You to See

Depending on where you were on Saturday night, you may have missed some of the highlights from the Golden Melody Awards

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Photo: J. Michael Cole / TT
Society & Culture

Still Public Housing in Singapore?

Taiwanese politicians have sometimes argued that Singapore’s public housing policy can serve as a model for Taiwan. Historian Loh Kah Seng shows why that might not be advisable

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