Brazil's congress just passed a Proposal of Amendment to the Constitution (PEC) known as the “Slave Labor Amendment.”
According to a 2010 report done by the Yonhap News agency, the number of Chinese studying in South Korea has increased almost tenfold over the past six years to 53,461; 70 percent of the entire foreign student population in South Korea. Now,
I have read the article entitled “Staying cool after MRT Knife attack” written by Daniel J. Bauer on May 25. In the article, the author mentioned the ongoing repetition of those horrible scenes on television, the pursuit of the assailant's school, family and friends, and the fear people have while taking the MRT.
Since 2006, a number of peace and cooperation initiatives have been proposed by the leaders of East Asian countries that aim to reduce tensions and maintain peace and stability in the East China Sea (ECS) and the South China Sea (SCS).
I've been a reader and subscriber for somewhat over 30 years. Sometimes I agree with your editorials and other times disagree, but your opinions were always supported. Thank goodness for a free press. However, recently you have shown blind support for some of the ongoing protests in Taipei simply because people were protesting.
U.S. President Barack Obama's visit to Japan, South Korea, Malaysia and the Philippines last week is confirmation that America-led bilateral security relationships remain the backbone of peace and stability in the region.
Los Angeles — America's Pacific Coast is always a little bit more attune to Asia than the rest of the nation.
With the recent protests over the Cross-Strait Trade in Services Agreement, it has been made strikingly clear that the Taiwan government is less than transparent.
2014/5/3, 5 Comments
Taiwan imported — apart from democracy — another important concept from Europe that lies at the core of its current conflicts and debates. It is the concept of sovereignty that Europe brought to Asia along with the West's own understanding of international law, incrementally burdened by the experience of centuries of wars over borders between European nations.