Taiwan is hosting a four-year public service (known as the "Nine-in-One Election") this Saturday (November 24). This election is the first major local election in the local area after the election of Tsai Ing-wen as Taiwan's president in 2016. As a result, it was considered that a "referendum" Taiwan voting on Tsai Ing-wen.
The BBC will look at the five main events of this selection.
As well as the selection of seamen and public officials, referee voters can also hold a referendum on 10 issues at the same time. The most attractive of these are to allow voters to express their agreement "enter for international sporting events and the Tokyo 2020 Tokyo-based Olympic Games".
Chinese authorities have been putting pressure on Taiwan's government. Fengshan, Taiwan Business Office spokesperson in the State of China Council, which was circulated in September, said the Olympic International Committee has a clear rules on Taiwan's participation in the Olympic Games. Robert Fengshan warned that he would "save Taiwan's competitive opportunities and benefits.". "
Shen Yiting, who was the secretary of the Taiwan-based Chinese Committee, also represented this May this year; They received a call from the International Olympic Committee and did not agree to participate in the Tokyo Olympics in the name of "Taiwan."
In addition, there are five referendum questions related to homosexual equality, including whether a marriage should be limited to "one and one's mix", and Schools at all levels should refer to homosexuality and rights identified in the Gender Equality Education Act. If civil law should not be changed to commit one-sex marriage and so on.
Last year, Taiwan changed the "referendum law" and greatly reduced the threshold of its proposal. "Referendum law" is the case if a referendum bill is issued, the administration organs are the relevant bills and will send them to the Statutory Yuan for consideration within three months. If the two challenging intentions are given at the same time, they will be finalized to court judges for explanation.
"Fake News" from China
James Moriarty, president of the American American Association, said earlier that he did not accept the Taiwanese television television interview. Taiwan and China use the same language, and Taiwan has a high level of speech freedom, and making Taiwan the worst world in the world. In addition, the DPP left the TV promo before being selected to warn the Chinese Clean Army that it "has attacked Taiwan and has made large-scale damaged missiles . "
However, Mo Jian and DPP propaganda film do not provide specific examples. Today's TVBS said the experts asked that Mo Jian was saying that "an outside force, trying to change public guidance in Taiwan and to spread beautiful information ", and they removed Mo Jian 's independent interview from the TVBS website, which followed criticism from other Taiwanese media.
In response to DPP allegations, the Taiwan Business Office spokesman, Fengshan, criticized the DPP elections to unlock their incapacity, and they would experiment on the mainland and explain them as "political use normally the DPP. "
Blue camp walks
Tsai Ing-wen has implemented many controversial policies since its post in 2016. Among them, the most critical of 2017 brought an annual review. The old grandparents, civil servants, The post, the staff and other parties that opposed the reform, thought that the government plan would influence their rights and many times. In addition, Tsai Ing-wen again requested an application for a single-sex marriage to be honored before the president's election was made, but he did not actively implement his & # 39; process after election.
These have influenced the selection of DPP applicants, and have addressed hardships in a number of constituencies that are considered as the DPP's traditional tickets.
Among them, the largest constituent in Kaohsiung, five Taiwan's media on last Tuesday (November 13) found the final inspection before the election, four of media survey results; shows that the Kuomintang candidate supports Korean Korea Yu better than the people The candidate for his party, Chen Qimai, regarded as a "unexpected political star" that caused Kuomintang to break the DPP administration.
In addition, the selection of Advanced Democratic Parties in the New Taipei City master is not as optimistic as he thinks. Advocate candidate of Democratic Party, Su Shichang, has been elected as the local judge for eight years before being developed to a town in New Taipei City. However, the hole that was released last year revealed that he and his assistant Kuomintang, deputy leasor New Taipei City, Hou Youyi supported him. Points up and down.
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Taipei five-horse competition
The current winner of Taipei, Ke Wenzhe, decided with the DPP in 2014 and influenced his Kuomintang, which has been under the control of Taipei since 1998. He has re-elected this year and challenged by the DPP candidate, Yao Wenzhi, Kuomintang candidate, Ding Shouzhong and two un-party candidates Wu Yiyang and Li Xiyu.
The media in Taiwan has held many forums. The debate held by Taiwan's public television on November 10 is the only forum where all applicants are present. So, these are the most fascinating, and Ke Wenzhe's performance in the last four years has also been the main themes in the forum.
Ke Wenzhe received the support of voters in the image of "political people", but was arrested again in order to lose his words after taking office. Among them, when he went to a forum in Taipei last month, he said that Japanese girls are more beautifully prepared, and some girls in Taiwan " go to the kidneys quickly to scare people ", which caused criticism. After that he said that he was an illegal word, a & # 39; explains that he was saying that girls should be decorated glitterly and cleanly.
In the forum on the 10th, Wu Haoyang was a " Ke Wenzhe criticized, and Ke Wenzhe was often a change in Taipei Town government. It was often not seen as "mistake and self-cultivation". Ding Shouzhong also said that the City of Taipei may be held under the direction of "nonsense" Ke Wenzhe, which marks the majority of local high quality public servants. Ke Wenzhe said he had his role as an officer similar to senior manager Hao Longbin, just because he was "the media was too worried."
In this election in Taiwan, local public office electors are still 20 years old, but the age of the referendum has dropped to 18 for the first time. This change has 600,000 voters eligible to qualify.
The Central News Taiwan Group reported that an earlier public opinion survey that around 73% of the young people interviewed in Taiwan made a debate on public policy "maintaining a low level of openness", but 87 % of the young people surveyed that they would. discuss social issues with their peers. 80% of respondents said they would talk to their parents.
The News Central Group issued Zhou Dazhao, a Thai Family Family Support Trust, a Thai Family NGO Trust who said the survey showed that Taiwanese youths did not seem to be willing to participate in the elections, but they are actively discuss social issues with their peers and parents.