Taipei's maverick mayor sparks backlash over China comments "Cooperation is more important than reunification. If reunification is achieved without cooperation, it will be meaningless. We have to convince mainland China that a free and democratic Taiwan is more in China's interest than reunification," said Taipei's maverick mayor Ko Wen-je.
ESM Goh to visit Myanmar from Feb 2 to 4 Emeritus Senior Minister (ESM) Goh Chok Tong will call on President U Thein Sein and other Myanmar officials, as well as the Chairperson of the National League for Democracy Aung San Suu Kyi during the visit.
More summonses for littering issued in 2014: NEA Minister for Environment and Water Resources Vivian Balakrishnan said that people must not be afraid to stand up to those who litter, adding that the Government will continue to step-up enforcement.