ZiQing Low
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ZiQing Low is a staff writer for The News Lens International.
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2017/05/17 | ZiQing Low
Remembering Green Island’s First Political Prisoners
Today marks 66 years since the first group of political prisoners were taken to Taiwan’s Green Island.
2017/05/16 | ZiQing Low
China Issues Banned and Required Terminology for Taiwan, Hong Kong, South China Sea
'Under no condition should “President (or Vice President) of the Republic of China” be used to refer to the leaders of Taiwan, even if it is put in quotation marks.'
2017/05/09 | ZiQing Low
Syria Aims to Win Chinese Support with Exaggerated Numbers of Uighur ISIS Fighters
Previous reports suggest about 100 Uighurs are involved in ISIS, but it is hard to verify these numbers due to strict information control in the Xinjiang.
2017/05/08 | ZiQing Low
Philippines Claims 'Wrongful Portrayal' of Drug-Related Killings at UN Review
United Nations Human Rights Council members have raised concerns over alleged torture, extrajudicial killings and human rights abuses in the Philippines despite its delegation's claims that there are “no state-sponsored killings.”
2017/05/02 | ZiQing Low
Supervising an Execution in China
A prosecutor offers a look into executions carried out in China.
2017/04/24 | ZiQing Low
Taiwan Fights to Attend International Forums in 2017, Despite Beijing’s Interference
Here we go again: Taiwan’s participation in international organizations continues to be undermined and blocked by Beijing.
2017/04/18 | ZiQing Low
Chinese Asylum Seeker Now in Taiwan Immigration Custody
Taiwan's National Immigration Agency told The News Lens it has Zhang Xiangzhong in custody.
2017/04/17 | ZiQing Low
Chinese Activist Surfaces in Taipei, Told He May Face Uphill Battle for Asylum
The Chinese activist who fled a tour group last week may face a tough time to gain asylum in Taiwan, a local NGO has warned.
2017/04/12 | ZiQing Low
Is Eating Dog Meat Really on the Way Out in Asia?
Taiwan's dog meat ban has been welcomed but China’s largest 'dog meat festival' is set to enter its eighth year, and Indonesia sees an increase in dog meat consumption.
2017/04/12 | ZiQing Low
Street Legal: Will Uber's New 'Rental Car' Model Hit Roadblocks in Taiwan?
Jason Hsu cautioned that the government was yet to reconcile the legal differences between online ride-hailing platforms and the traditional industry.
2017/04/12 | ZiQing Low
Wife of Missing Taiwan Activist Told that Local Security Officials Mistakenly Detained Husband
Guangdong security bureau needed to show performance results under China’s new NGO laws, Lee Ming-che's wife told.
2017/04/11 | ZiQing Low
No Concrete Plan for Foreigner Train Ticket Hike in Taiwan Despite Minister's Musings
There are no concrete plans for the price hike for now, and the focus is on rail infrastructure upgrade for the time being.
2017/04/05 | ZiQing Low
Kashmir’s Facebook Storm; Police Round Up ‘Miscreants’ as Terrorists Run Social Media Workshops
Indian authorities are cracking down on fake social media accounts following allegations that the accounts are being used by militants based in Pakistan to incite unrest in the disputed Kashmir region
2017/03/29 | ZiQing Low
Taiwanese Detained in China Talked Democracy, Human Rights on WeChat
Lee Ming-che is being detained in China by a branch of the state security police.
2017/03/28 | ZiQing Low
South Korean Retailer Strains to Win Back Chinese Customers
Nearly 90 Lotte stores in China have been shut down amid China’s boycott of South Korea.