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This week we discuss the crazy weather in Northern Taiwan, the chaos on Tuesday as KMT lawmakers pressed the Tsai administration hard on trade and fishing rights issues, the shape of things to come for Taiwan’s military under the Tsai administration, a new approval poll for the country’s mayors that puts Taipei Mayor Ko Wen-je in dead last for the special municipalities, and more.

Pink Floyd Concert

(So … the photo doesn’t quite match the episode name … but it all ties together … sort of kind of.)



Keith Menconi and Gavin Phipps of ICRT News


Jane Rickards, a Taiwan based freelance reporter and for head of the Taiwan Foreign Correspondents Club

Michael Smith, ICRT’s Southern Taiwan correspondent.

Taiwan This Week is ICRT’s weekly roundup of the top news stories from around the island. Tune in every Friday at 8:30pm as ICRT news is joined by expert commentators to break down the week’s biggest stories in Taiwan. Find past episodes here.