fredag 21. april 2017

Japan's Practical Taiwan Policy: What’s driving Japan’s outreach toward Taiwan?

While still a presidential candidate, in October 2015, Taiwan now-President Tsai Ing-wen showed her determination to promote Japan-Taiwan relations by taking a four-day trip to Japan dubbed as a tour of “Taiwan-Japan friendship.” While the phrase “Taiwan-Japan friendship” may not always make it into official remarks, Tsai has brought its substance alive by listing Taiwan-Japan relations as high on her administration’s diplomatic agenda since taking office. Read more