New Taiwan: Ilha Formosa
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On a general note, we first present:
The Six Misconceptions
A reality check for all those who speak or write about developments in Taiwan.

News and events in other years:

Overview 2008-09,
Overview 2007,
Overview 2006,
Overview 2005,
Overview 2004,
Overview 2003,
Overview 2002,
Overview 2001,
Overview 2000,
Overview 1999,
Overview 1998,
Overview 1997 or the
Overview 1995 - 1996.

Major events and issues:

October 2005: President Lee Teng-hui's visit to the USA

March 2005: China's "anti-secession law"

December 2004: The EU arms embargo against China

March 2004: Referendum and Presidential Elections

August 2002: President Chen: Taiwan going our own way

August 2001: Full and equal UN membership

March 2000 Presidential Elections

"Nation-to-nation" relations with China

Security in the Taiwan Strait

Chinese stealing nuclear secrets

Visit of Chinese premier Zhu Rongji

20 years Taiwan Relations Act

Some major events of the past few years:

Washington, 18 June 1998: "Stand up for Taiwan"

Washington, 29 Oct. 1997: "Say Yes to Taiwan"

Taipei, 28 June 1997: "Say No to China"

"A new flag for a new Taiwan"

"Let Taiwan join the UN"

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