Stories about Taiwan (ROC) from January, 2007
Taiwan: textbook debate
Micheal Turton from the View from Taiwan gives us more background concerning the change of textbook content in Taiwan: This is part of a continuing wave of pro-Taiwan educational changes that began back in the 1990s with the introduction of Taiwan-focused junior high history texts. In 1997 the Ministry of...
Taiwan: whether or not social news reporter is happy
Chao from China Times discusses the role of social news reporters in media. His judgement is that newspapers’ bosses like but don't give enough value to social news reporters compared with political news reporters. (zh)
President Wade's “Gift” to Senegal
Says Blog Politique du Senegal (Fr): “Looks like the PDS congratulated President Wade for his gift of 7 billion to Senegal. It's very nice of him to return Senegal's money that Taiwan gave the country for social projects and that somehow lost its way into a private account! The only...
Taiwan: DPP PK China Times
ESWN puts together reports concerning Yu Shyi-kun, the chairman of the Democratic Progressive Party in Taiwan, order that all DPP central members shall not answer questions from the newspaper China Times anymore. Michael Turton in the View from Taiwan disagrees with ESWN's presentation by pointing that China Times is a...
Asia: 2006 Asia events
The Asia Page had a summary of events that shaped Asia in 2006.