Johnny Chiang

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Johnny Chiang said : “The ruling Democratic Progressive Party is exploiting administrative resources and the state apparatus for partisan gains, forcing civil servants to speak up for it,” External link

taipeitimes Monday, December 13, 2021 8:13:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “If the four referendums fail to pass, it will be the failure of the public” External link

taipeitimes Monday, December 13, 2021 8:13:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : "The harder you make it for people to vote, the more they will voice their discontent," External link

focustaiwan Saturday, November 13, 2021 7:08:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang wrote : “Has President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) made promises to approve the vaccines without question?” External link

taipeitimes Thursday, June 17, 2021 8:36:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “I call on the government to stop stalling,” “It is really not that difficult to suspend summer electricity prices” External link

taipeitimes Wednesday, June 16, 2021 8:17:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang asked : “What do these 400-plus lives mean to the government?” External link

taipeitimes Tuesday, June 15, 2021 7:56:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang wrote : “I am willing to give my arm to the national biotechnology industry to conduct phase 3 clinical trials,” External link

taipeitimes Sunday, June 13, 2021 8:12:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said ( about Tsai Ing-wen ) : “Tsai said that she would receive a domestic vaccine, and I believe the Cabinet would lead the country by example in this,” “But the people want to know about the domestic vaccines’ potency, efficacy, competitiveness and international certification, not see superficial displays” External link

taipeitimes Saturday, June 12, 2021 7:57:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang added : “It should not be a catalyst to deepen the barrier,” External link

taipeitimes Wednesday, June 9, 2021 7:58:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “demonstrate the brilliance of humanity, set aside differences, understand each other and work together to fight the virus,” External link

taipeitimes Wednesday, June 9, 2021 7:58:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “The common enemy before us is the virus,” “In the presence of the humanitarian concern of the global virus threat, we do not need to oppose, confront or even fight each other first” External link

taipeitimes Wednesday, June 9, 2021 7:58:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “a vaccine from the original German factory brought in through a mainland Chinese agent,” External link

taipeitimes Wednesday, June 9, 2021 7:58:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “Did the government require manufacturer-issued letters of authorization for its purchase of vaccines through COVAX, or for those donated by Japan?” External link

taipeitimes Saturday, June 5, 2021 7:53:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang added : “The government’s empathy should start from the details,” External link

taipeitimes Tuesday, June 1, 2021 8:17:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang added : “To help Taiwan is to help the world,” “Taiwan is an important political and economic partner in the world, and an important base for global semiconductor fabrication and the production of key electronics components,” External link

taipeitimes Sunday, May 16, 2021 9:09:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “not only the party’s most important political task this year, but also a challenge that the whole party must face together,” “The KMT has no other path but to unite,” External link

taipeitimes Wednesday, May 5, 2021 8:01:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “I have not thought so much” External link

taipeitimes Sunday, April 11, 2021 8:22:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “a 1992 consensus based on the Constitution of the Republic of China,” External link

taipeitimes Monday, March 29, 2021 8:59:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : "Peace and prosperity are the foundation stones of KMT cross-strait policy," External link

focustaiwan Sunday, March 28, 2021 5:13:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang told : “Promoting the two KMT referendums is one of the party’s most important political tasks this year,” External link

taipeitimes Wednesday, March 24, 2021 7:41:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “You cannot miss a beat, or else before you know it, the entire environment would have changed,” External link

taipeitimes Sunday, March 21, 2021 8:37:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “the next generation should be allowed to make a choice,” External link

taipeitimes Saturday, March 20, 2021 8:03:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang told : “The public’s worries are the focus of our attention,” External link

taipeitimes Wednesday, March 10, 2021 10:02:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “water resources are lacking, the rights of farmers are still the first to be sacrificed,” External link

taipeitimes Wednesday, March 10, 2021 10:02:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : "This shows that Taiwanese people are extremely angry about the ruling administration," External link

focustaiwan Tuesday, March 9, 2021 11:18:00 AM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “The timing needs to be right, but more importantly, there needs to be the precondition of equality and dignity, and it needs to be beneficial for Taiwan,” External link

taipeitimes Tuesday, March 2, 2021 8:54:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “We can wait, for a better timing,” External link

aljazeera-en Tuesday, March 2, 2021 1:10:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : "The 228 Incident is painful for all Taiwanese people. The pain does not belong to any one group. And because it is a shared pain, 228 Incident commemoration is not exclusive to any particular group," External link

focustaiwan Sunday, February 28, 2021 5:31:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang wrote : “Otherwise, if everyone agrees, the forum would not be a forum,” External link

taipeitimes Tuesday, February 23, 2021 8:13:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang wrote : “There are often various political opinions in Taiwan, and I believe that the many different opinions within [the KMT] are a reminder of this reality,” External link

taipeitimes Tuesday, February 23, 2021 8:13:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang told : “The youth will be the major decision-makers in our party,” External link

ChinaPost Thursday, February 18, 2021 10:32:00 AM EAT

Johnny Chiang told : “We can’t deny where people are born,” External link

ChinaPost Monday, February 15, 2021 5:59:00 AM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “the ruling parties on both sides should make good use of flexible actions that are legal and reasonable to find opportunities to resume official cross-strait dialogue and normal people-to-people exchanges” External link

taipeitimes Tuesday, February 9, 2021 7:41:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “the KMT sincerely hopes that the government can make substantial breakthroughs in international space” External link

taipeitimes Tuesday, February 9, 2021 7:41:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “Mr Jaw’s return to the KMT at this time will certainly help to strengthen the KMT’s power, social support and influence,” External link

taipeitimes Wednesday, February 3, 2021 9:06:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang told : “It is always delightful when old friends come home,” External link

taipeitimes Wednesday, February 3, 2021 9:06:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang wrote : “Kang-hao’s actions allow us to see a different political scene in Taiwan’s future,” External link

taipeitimes Tuesday, February 2, 2021 8:14:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang wrote : “We must affirm his brave and responsible performance, because he is different from top DPP officials,” External link

taipeitimes Tuesday, February 2, 2021 8:14:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said ( about Joseph Biden ) : “As the chairman of the largest opposition party in the Republic of China [ROC], I would like to thank the US government for its support of the ROC in the past, and give my sincerest wishes to the new president Biden and his team,” External link

taipeitimes Wednesday, January 20, 2021 8:45:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang wrote : “Both the people’s violent obstruction of the ceremonial counting of electoral college votes and government’s arrests of pro-democracy people are a blow to democratic values,” External link

ChinaPost Thursday, January 7, 2021 10:22:00 AM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “Coupled with the DPP caucus’ self-castration, this series of developments has exposed the administration’s two major failings: representative government and food safety,” External link

taipeitimes Monday, December 28, 2020 9:13:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : "The forced passage of these directives shows the DPP's blatant disregard for the opinion of the majority of Taiwanese who oppose the new policy," External link

focustaiwan Thursday, December 24, 2020 7:32:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : "so Taiwanese people can make their own decision (regarding the ractopamine issue)," External link

focustaiwan Thursday, December 24, 2020 7:32:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “We respect the AIT’s statement, but we also hope that the US can understand and respect the position of Taiwanese and [their] attitude of defending health,” External link

taipeitimes Tuesday, December 22, 2020 8:56:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “Many people joined the ‘Autumn Struggle’ march on Nov. 22, but the Democratic Progressive Party [DPP] chooses not to see or hear [them],” External link

taipeitimes Sunday, December 20, 2020 8:28:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang wrote : “A government that does not tolerate the existence of dissidents and suppresses different opinions in the name of [fighting] false information ... is a false democracy and a true dictatorship,” External link

taipeitimes Thursday, December 17, 2020 8:21:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “The current budget cuts are not that big,” External link

taipeitimes Wednesday, December 16, 2020 8:25:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “At a final critical moment, we urge all Taiwanese to use multiple ways to reflect public opinion and to demand that the legislators they elected stand on the side of public opinion,” “We also remind DPP lawmakers that they should bravely reject ‘kidnapping’ by the party’s will, faithfully acknowledge the importance attached by the public to food safety, and use their vote to protect the health of future generations,” External link

taipeitimes Wednesday, December 16, 2020 8:25:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang asked : “In using the government’s influence to shut down different voices and strip the people of their speech, is Taiwan still a democracy?” External link

ChinaPost Saturday, December 12, 2020 8:19:00 AM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : "The NCC's failure to be properly independent and objective not only undermines press freedom, but worse, its failure tarnishes the very democracy and freedom enshrined in our constitution, and causes our nation to trend toward dictatorship," External link

globalsecurity Saturday, December 12, 2020 8:16:00 AM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : "The NCC's failure to be properly independent and objective not only undermines press freedom, but worse, its failure tarnishes the very democracy and freedom enshrined in our constitution, and causes our nation to trend toward dictatorship," External link

focustaiwan Friday, December 11, 2020 6:08:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “There is no history that cannot be declassified, no truth that cannot be revealed,” External link

taipeitimes Thursday, December 10, 2020 9:11:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang told : “Our government is still unaware that doing so will not only shut down a single media outlet, but also shut down the people’s trust in the government and shut down Taiwan’s democratic value of diverse voices,” External link

taipeitimes Wednesday, December 9, 2020 9:19:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “directed a scalpel at the license renewal application of the news channel most opposed to its position and that most dares to criticize the government,” “This will make the course of democracy in Taiwanese society not only stop, but regress,” External link

taipeitimes Wednesday, December 9, 2020 9:19:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “In order to enjoy the inestimable benefits that liberty of the press ensures, it is necessary to submit to the inevitable evils that it engenders” “When our government lists the reasons for not renewing the license [of CTi News], it is completely forgetting the profound influence and impact that shutting down a news channel will have on freedom of the press [in Taiwan],” External link

taipeitimes Wednesday, December 9, 2020 9:19:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “The KMT is an inclusive political party, and different opinions can be discussed” External link

taipeitimes Sunday, November 29, 2020 7:43:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “The greatest consensus within the KMT is that we oppose the government and respect public opinion,” External link

taipeitimes Sunday, November 29, 2020 7:43:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : "If we don't strongly protest, then it is the start of tolerating an autocracy," External link

bordermail Friday, November 27, 2020 10:46:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang told : “successfully demonstrated the will of the people to oppose allowing imports of pork containing ractopamine, and their determination to defend freedom of speech,” External link

taipeitimes Wednesday, November 25, 2020 8:10:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “However, the march was only the beginning. The fight is not over yet,” “The success of the march gave us more confidence to express the voice of the people through the supervision and review of bills in the Legislative Yuan,” External link

taipeitimes Wednesday, November 25, 2020 8:10:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang pointed out : “He’s the premier, not the president. And, being questioned does not equate to a debate,” External link

ChinaPost Tuesday, November 24, 2020 11:47:00 AM EAT

Johnny Chiang asked : "How can you tell us to eat ractopamine pork?" External link

focustaiwan Sunday, November 22, 2020 4:33:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : "This march isn't about benefiting one party or one political figure, but about the public's food safety and health concerns," External link

focustaiwan Friday, November 20, 2020 5:18:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang asked : “Do you really think the NCC is impartial, independent and objective? Should they respect the opposition and protect the freedom of speech and freedom of the press?” External link

ChinaPost Thursday, November 19, 2020 2:39:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang added : “Today was a sad day for this crucial #democratic freedom on #Taiwan!” External link

taipeitimes Wednesday, November 18, 2020 9:38:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : "The assignment of broadcasting frequencies to cable news stations should involve a balance of domestic public opinion and not one-sided political considerations," External link

focustaiwan Wednesday, November 18, 2020 8:22:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : "The assigning of broadcasting frequencies for cable news stations should consider a balance of domestic public opinion and reject a one-sided political spectrum," External link

focustaiwan Wednesday, November 18, 2020 1:01:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “Regarding the US presidential election that just ended, the position of the KMT is very straightforward,” External link

taipeitimes Wednesday, November 11, 2020 8:59:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “cannot find legitimate evidence to accuse [the KMT] of being ‘anti-US,’” “If opposing ractopamine pork is being ‘anti-US,’ then more than 160 countries in the world, including 20-or-so EU nations, are all ‘anti-US,’” External link

taipeitimes Wednesday, November 11, 2020 8:59:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : "On behalf of the KMT, Chairman Johnny Chiang cordially congratulates Mr. Biden and the Democratic vice presidential nominee Ms. Kamala D. Harris on their successful election campaign," External link

globalsecurity Monday, November 9, 2020 10:35:00 AM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : "On behalf of the KMT, Chairman Johnny Chiang cordially congratulates Mr. Biden and the Democratic vice presidential nominee Ms. Kamala D. Harris on their successful election campaign," External link

focustaiwan Sunday, November 8, 2020 6:54:00 AM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “I want to once again reiterate that the Republic of China must continue to strive for cross-party understanding and support from the US,” External link

taipeitimes Wednesday, November 4, 2020 7:53:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “The chair is you, the minister of the interior” External link

taipeitimes Monday, November 2, 2020 8:03:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “lacks not only supporting administrative actions, but also a complete risk assessment,” External link

taipeitimes Wednesday, October 28, 2020 8:50:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “The voice of the public will not only be voiced within the system, but also shouted on the streets,” External link

taipeitimes Wednesday, October 28, 2020 8:50:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang added : “Otherwise, why have a Ministry of Foreign Affairs?” External link

taipeitimes Wednesday, October 7, 2020 8:13:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “Everyone forgets that Taiwan and the US used to have diplomatic relations” “The main goal of the resolutions is to normalize Taiwan-US relations,” External link

taipeitimes Wednesday, October 7, 2020 8:13:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : "People who are willing to play a communication role are stigmatized and people who clamour for war are regarded as heroes. Such an atmosphere is definitely not conducive to the peaceful and stable development of the Taiwan Strait," External link

dhakatribune Saturday, September 19, 2020 4:20:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : "People who are willing to play a communication role are stigmatized and people who clamour for war are regarded as heroes. Such an atmosphere is definitely not conducive to the peaceful and stable development of the Taiwan Strait," External link

CBC Saturday, September 19, 2020 12:27:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : "People who are willing to play a communication role are stigmatised and people who clamour for war are regarded as heroes. Such an atmosphere is definitely not conducive to the peaceful and stable development of the Taiwan Strait," External link

ahram-EN Saturday, September 19, 2020 11:47:00 AM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “People who are willing to play a communication role are stigmatised and people who clamour for war are regarded as heroes. Such an atmosphere is definitely not conducive to the peaceful and stable development of the Taiwan Strait,” External link

themalaymailonline Saturday, September 19, 2020 11:25:00 AM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : "People who are willing to play a communication role are stigmatised and people who clamour for war are regarded as heroes. Such an atmosphere is definitely not conducive to the peaceful and stable development of the Taiwan Strait," External link

trust Saturday, September 19, 2020 10:54:00 AM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : "People who are willing to play a communication role are stigmatised and people who clamour for war are regarded as heroes. Such an atmosphere is definitely not conducive to the peaceful and stable development of the Taiwan Strait," External link

news-yahoo Saturday, September 19, 2020 10:39:00 AM EAT

Johnny Chiang asked : "do you eat high-priced American beef every day?" External link

focustaiwan Friday, September 18, 2020 4:35:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : "The current situation is unfavorable for the KMT to attend the forum as a party, and we don't want to force ourselves to attend the forum under these circumstances so that similar future exchanges can remain possible," External link

focustaiwan Tuesday, September 15, 2020 9:10:00 AM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “Take charge of your own health, and take charge of your own food safety,” External link

taipeitimes Saturday, September 12, 2020 8:03:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “We must call on all people to stand up,” External link

taipeitimes Sunday, September 6, 2020 8:30:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “More importantly, we can keep in touch with you,” External link

taipeitimes Thursday, September 3, 2020 8:27:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “guarding food safety ... has nothing to do with being pro-US or anti-US. This is an issue of food safety — no need to politicize it” External link

taipeitimes Thursday, September 3, 2020 8:27:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said ( about Tsai Ing-wen ) : "Who do you (Tsai) think you are? An empress? Is it now an authoritarian era?" External link

focustaiwan Monday, August 31, 2020 6:20:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : "We anticipated such an outcome, and it proves that the current administration is not only acting unlawfully but is doing things that are unconstitutional," External link

focustaiwan Friday, August 28, 2020 8:42:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : "The KMT's assets are an issue left over by history, and the party has done its best to explain and handle the issue," External link

focustaiwan Friday, August 28, 2020 8:42:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “If radio is just going to play that, then Nashville is just going to produce that kind of sound,” “All of a sudden … it was, ‘Gotta have the sound, gotta have some tempo.’ That is, in my opinion, where it started” External link

WashingtonPost Monday, August 24, 2020 3:11:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang asked : “Otherwise, what has changed since the White Terror era of the past?” External link

taipeitimes Tuesday, August 18, 2020 8:27:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : "Today's election results should not be seen as a rejection by Kaohsiung citizens of the KMT, but as them urging us to work harder," External link

focustaiwan Saturday, August 15, 2020 6:28:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “The basis for our discussions about the constitutional amendments should be to defend our democracy and crack down on the abuse of human rights,” External link

taipeitimes Wednesday, July 29, 2020 9:30:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said ( about Tsai Ing-wen ) : “President Tsai Ying-wen (蔡英文) had said that we should not forget we are one of the chess players as well. We want to remind Tsai that she should cautiously tread in diplomatic waters. Her priority should be an independent Republic of China and the nation’s 23 million people,” External link

taipeitimes Wednesday, July 29, 2020 9:30:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : "If the DPP doesn't listen to the opposition, they will have to face the people's fury," External link

focustaiwan Friday, July 17, 2020 4:38:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : "If these nominees ... were capable of transcending party loyalties to exercise real oversight, there would have been no need for us to protest," External link

focustaiwan Friday, July 17, 2020 4:38:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “of the people, by the people, for the people” External link

taipeitimes Saturday, July 11, 2020 9:06:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said ( about Hong Kongers ) : “The Republic of China is an independent and sovereign nation, and today’s Hong Kong will not become tomorrow’s Taiwan,” External link

ChinaPost Thursday, July 2, 2020 4:45:00 AM EAT

Johnny Chiang said ( about Hong Kongers ) : "The Republic of China is an independent and sovereign nation, and today's Hong Kong will not become tomorrow's Taiwan," External link

focustaiwan Wednesday, July 1, 2020 5:50:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : "The KMT is by no means a small green party, and I cannot accept such a comment," External link

focustaiwan Friday, June 19, 2020 7:55:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “How can anyone continue to blacken a person’s name after he died? Is this the democracy of Taiwan? Is this what we want to teach the next generation?” External link

taipeitimes Monday, June 8, 2020 8:17:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “The recall vote is now officially over and we should all move on because politics is not the only issue in Taiwan society,” External link

AsiaOne Monday, June 8, 2020 5:47:00 AM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “The sudden death of the speaker makes us worry that social antagonism has intensified,” External link

albawaba-en Sunday, June 7, 2020 10:33:00 AM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “We hope the people of Kaohsiung will, with their votes, retain a professional administrative team who will further contribute their expertise for the city’s residents,” External link

taipeitimes Friday, June 5, 2020 9:21:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang asked ( about Hong Kong Taiwan ) : “Without [the act], how will you stand with the people of Hong Kong?” External link

taipeitimes Monday, May 25, 2020 8:20:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : "Don't let 'supporting Hong Kong' only be a slogan of empty promises ... Bring up your thoughts on legislation. Support Hong Kong with real actions," External link

ibtimes-in Monday, May 25, 2020 1:22:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : "Don't let 'supporting HongKong' only be a slogan of empty promises ... Bring up your thoughts on legislation. Support Hong Kong with real actions," External link

dw-en Monday, May 25, 2020 10:13:00 AM EAT

Johnny Chiang said ( about Hong Kong has ) : "Don't let 'supporting Hong Kong' only be a slogan of empty promises ... Bring up your thoughts on legislation. Support Hong Kong with real actions," External link

japantoday Monday, May 25, 2020 10:09:00 AM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : "Don't let 'supporting Hong Kong' only be a slogan of empty promises ... Bring up your thoughts on legislation. Support Hong Kong with real actions," External link

yenisafak-en Monday, May 25, 2020 10:01:00 AM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : "Don't let 'supporting Hong Kong' only be a slogan of empty promises ... Bring up your thoughts on legislation. Support Hong Kong with real actions," External link

news-yahoo Monday, May 25, 2020 8:42:00 AM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : "Don't let 'supporting Hong Kong' only be a slogan of empty promises ... Bring up your thoughts on legislation. Support Hong Kong with real actions," External link

japantoday Monday, May 25, 2020 6:58:00 AM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “Each time a president takes an oath of office it is an important step for the Republic of China’s democratic system,” External link

taipeitimes Wednesday, May 20, 2020 9:19:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “defender of the Republic of China,” External link

taipeitimes Wednesday, May 20, 2020 9:19:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “If she did [comply with the demands of those groups], she should not be the president, as she was elected the president of the ROC,” External link

taipeitimes Thursday, May 14, 2020 8:32:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “One can have different political views, but one should, as a decent human being, know that there are lines that should not be crossed,” External link

taipeitimes Wednesday, May 13, 2020 9:05:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang wrote : “the attainment by all peoples of the highest possible level of health,” “Taiwan needs the WHO just as much as the WHO needs Taiwan to fight the [novel] coronavirus and future epidemics,” External link

taipeitimes Friday, May 1, 2020 9:14:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “Although the KMT is poor, it cannot be poor in the area of cultivating talent because talent and discourse are the KMT’s most important assets in the future,” External link

taipeitimes Tuesday, April 7, 2020 9:13:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang wrote : “Even if [the KMT] is a 100-year-old party, it must maintain a young mentality, and understand what young people want and what they want the KMT to do,” “Hate the KMT? Do not make a decision too quickly. Instead of hating the KMT, help change the KMT” External link

taipeitimes Tuesday, March 31, 2020 8:34:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “regarding the words, actions and quality of its legislators-at-large, the party has the power and duty to restrain and counsel,” External link

taipeitimes Wednesday, March 25, 2020 10:19:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “The end of the by-election is the beginning of unity,” External link

taipeitimes Monday, March 9, 2020 8:55:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “I have always believed that what is needed between generations is dialogue and not confrontation; what is needed is cooperation and not conflict,” External link

taipeitimes Monday, March 9, 2020 8:55:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “My basic principle is to stick to the values of the Republic of China’s free and democratic system and strive for cross-strait peace and common well-being” External link

taipeitimes Monday, March 9, 2020 8:55:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “The KMT from now on will be a party that is more modern and swift to respond to demands,” External link

taipeitimes Saturday, March 7, 2020 8:16:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “Unfortunately, ‘the pan-green camp’ has successfully ‘painted [the KMT] red’ after the KMT lost administrative power, which had caused it to also lose its voice in Washington. This has further deepened the misunderstanding,” External link

taipeitimes Monday, February 17, 2020 8:44:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “No matter which of the two of us serves as the chairman of the KMT, we will face difficult reforms,” “The KMT has reached an important moment when reform cannot be avoided” External link

taipeitimes Wednesday, February 12, 2020 9:08:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang added : “The KMT stands with the public and is placing prevention efforts at the top of the list,” External link

taipeitimes Thursday, February 6, 2020 8:55:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “To regain the trust of the people, the KMT must undergo a complete transformation,” External link

taipeitimes Tuesday, January 14, 2020 8:05:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “the chairmanship election is not a priority at this stage” External link

taipeitimes Tuesday, January 14, 2020 8:05:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang asked : "When the gavel struck, were social disputes settled? Have people from different organizations and ethnic groups and with different beliefs communicated well with each other on the issue?" External link

focustaiwan Friday, May 17, 2019 6:35:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang asked : “Does everyone believe he [Lee Chin-yung] will be fair and impartial?” External link

taipeitimes Wednesday, April 24, 2019 8:39:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “Isn’t this a slap on his face,” External link

ChinaPost Friday, February 8, 2019 9:07:00 AM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “Isn’t this a slap on his face,” External link

ChinaPost Friday, February 8, 2019 5:18:00 AM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “This is a very dangerous signal to the KMT, which must have a thorough and comprehensive view and theory to tell the Americans about the KMT’s position in US-Taiwan-mainland relations,” External link

scmp Thursday, December 27, 2018 5:50:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang told : “Last year alone, 90 percent of such irregularities were committed by people from Southeast Asia, with Vietnamese accounting for 46 percent of the cases,” External link

taipeitimes Wednesday, December 26, 2018 8:34:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang asked : “How does a troop dogged by drugs fight?” External link

taipeitimes Thursday, February 23, 2017 7:24:00 AM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “Since Nicaragua is Taiwan’s diplomatic ally, there should be no concerns about political sensitivity. That the Nicaraguan government refused to make public the itinerary and grant media access when our head of state is on a state visit to the country begs the question whether our bilateral ties have gone sour” External link

taipeitimes Tuesday, January 10, 2017 9:45:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said ( about Tsai Ing-wen ) : “After Tsai took office on May 20, there have been too many diplomatic incidents that [we are] sorry to have seen happen,” External link

taipeitimes Wednesday, December 21, 2016 8:59:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “The Ministry of Foreign Affairs said it was ‘discreetly optimistic’ before each of those episodes, but could only tell the public that they were ‘sorry’ afterward,” External link

taipeitimes Wednesday, December 21, 2016 8:59:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “The voters just want what is best for Taichung’s future. Whatever the public wishes for I will stand together with them,” External link

taipeitimes Tuesday, December 13, 2016 11:08:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “So Taiwan should think it through whether it really has a say in the US-China negotiations or [it is] simply a bargaining chip to be used,” External link

taipeitimes Monday, December 12, 2016 11:26:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “He is using all the bargaining chips he has in an attempt to force the other side to talk about certain issues he wants to talk about,” External link

scmp Monday, December 12, 2016 8:20:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said ( about Donald Trump ) : "It is clear that Trump is concerned about U.S.-China trade relations and China's currency manipulation," External link

ChinaPost Monday, December 12, 2016 8:05:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said ( about Tsai Ing-wen ) : “The Tsai government must evaluate the impact of the case and how it would affect relations between Singapore and Taiwan and between Singapore and the mainland, in particular Taiwan’s future military exchanges with Singapore,” External link

scmp Wednesday, November 30, 2016 5:31:00 AM EAT

Johnny Chiang asked : "How could the people trust the Democratic Progressive Party not to carry out 'black box negotiations' with Japan? How can they trust (that the DPP) will not sell out Taiwanese nationals' health for political benefits?" External link

ChinaPost Tuesday, November 29, 2016 11:00:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang asked : "Was the government aware of the situation beforehand? What in the world was TransAsia doing?" External link

ChinaPost Tuesday, November 22, 2016 10:01:00 AM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “There is a high level of public consensus on the issue, as it could jeopardize food safety,” External link

taipeitimes Thursday, October 27, 2016 10:32:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : "The Legislature is not operated by the Democratic Progressive Party," External link

ChinaPost Tuesday, October 25, 2016 8:23:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “Revisions must be made only after reaching a consensus through prudent and comprehensive investigation to avoid repercussions,” External link

taipeitimes Friday, September 16, 2016 8:51:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “To make the new southbound policy work, you must take cross-strait relations into consideration,” “After all, China has great influence in the region whether it’s economic or political” External link

channelnewsasia Saturday, August 27, 2016 4:11:00 AM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “The minister of labor, unsurprisingly, received the greatest number of critical comments for the ‘one fixed day and one rest day’ policy, which has given rise to a series of protests and censures, and the minister of economic affairs was criticized for a proposal to reactivate the [mothballed] nuclear power plant,” External link

taipeitimes Thursday, August 25, 2016 8:33:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “The complaints against the officials can be grouped into two main categories: upholding the nation’s sovereignty and promoting public livelihood,” External link

taipeitimes Thursday, August 25, 2016 8:33:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said ( about Tsai Ing-wen ) : “public is displeased with the Tsai administration’s handling of these issues,” External link

taipeitimes Thursday, August 25, 2016 8:33:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “It would be better than apologizing and stepping down after making major mistakes,” External link

taipeitimes Thursday, August 25, 2016 8:33:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said ( about Permanent Court ) : “The president has been saying that she regards the public’s will as a crucial determining factor [in her decisionmaking]; it is time to demonstrate to the public that concrete measures can be taken to [protest to the Permanent Court of Arbitration’s ruling] besides holding national security meetings and making statements,” External link

taipeitimes Friday, July 22, 2016 8:16:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang asked ( about Labor ) : “The Minister of Labor said that if the ‘two fixed off days’ is passed [rather than the Cabinet-backed ‘one fixed day off and one flexible rest day’] we would not have our Mid-Autumn Festival long weekend. As the amendment was stalled, what happens now? Are we to have the Mid-Autumn long weekend or not?” External link

taipeitimes Friday, July 22, 2016 8:16:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said ( about Taiping Island ) : “It is clear that Taiping Island is unlike the ‘rocks’ nearby and it is definitely not a rock that the tribunal said it is,” External link

taipeitimes Wednesday, July 20, 2016 8:14:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said ( about Itu Aba ) : “I contacted the Ministry of National Defense today and confirmed that members of the Foreign Affairs and National Defense Committee will make a trip to Itu Aba on Wednesday,” External link

taipeitimes Monday, July 18, 2016 8:43:00 PM EAT



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politician0.65%EN10/02/201702/10/2017
lawmaker35.71%EN05/01/201701/05/2017
secretary-general9.74%EN12/29/201629/12/2016
nationalist party legislator3.90%EN07/20/201620/07/2016
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Johnny Chiang said : “The ruling Democratic Progressive Party is exploiting administrative resources and the state apparatus for partisan gains, forcing civil servants to speak up for it,” External link

taipeitimes Monday, December 13, 2021 8:13:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “If the four referendums fail to pass, it will be the failure of the public” External link

taipeitimes Monday, December 13, 2021 8:13:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : "The harder you make it for people to vote, the more they will voice their discontent," External link

focustaiwan Saturday, November 13, 2021 7:08:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang wrote : “Has President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) made promises to approve the vaccines without question?” External link

taipeitimes Thursday, June 17, 2021 8:36:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “I call on the government to stop stalling,” “It is really not that difficult to suspend summer electricity prices” External link

taipeitimes Wednesday, June 16, 2021 8:17:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang asked : “What do these 400-plus lives mean to the government?” External link

taipeitimes Tuesday, June 15, 2021 7:56:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang wrote : “I am willing to give my arm to the national biotechnology industry to conduct phase 3 clinical trials,” External link

taipeitimes Sunday, June 13, 2021 8:12:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said ( about Tsai Ing-wen ) : “Tsai said that she would receive a domestic vaccine, and I believe the Cabinet would lead the country by example in this,” “But the people want to know about the domestic vaccines’ potency, efficacy, competitiveness and international certification, not see superficial displays” External link

taipeitimes Saturday, June 12, 2021 7:57:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang added : “It should not be a catalyst to deepen the barrier,” External link

taipeitimes Wednesday, June 9, 2021 7:58:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “demonstrate the brilliance of humanity, set aside differences, understand each other and work together to fight the virus,” External link

taipeitimes Wednesday, June 9, 2021 7:58:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “The common enemy before us is the virus,” “In the presence of the humanitarian concern of the global virus threat, we do not need to oppose, confront or even fight each other first” External link

taipeitimes Wednesday, June 9, 2021 7:58:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “a vaccine from the original German factory brought in through a mainland Chinese agent,” External link

taipeitimes Wednesday, June 9, 2021 7:58:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “Did the government require manufacturer-issued letters of authorization for its purchase of vaccines through COVAX, or for those donated by Japan?” External link

taipeitimes Saturday, June 5, 2021 7:53:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang added : “The government’s empathy should start from the details,” External link

taipeitimes Tuesday, June 1, 2021 8:17:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang added : “To help Taiwan is to help the world,” “Taiwan is an important political and economic partner in the world, and an important base for global semiconductor fabrication and the production of key electronics components,” External link

taipeitimes Sunday, May 16, 2021 9:09:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “not only the party’s most important political task this year, but also a challenge that the whole party must face together,” “The KMT has no other path but to unite,” External link

taipeitimes Wednesday, May 5, 2021 8:01:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “I have not thought so much” External link

taipeitimes Sunday, April 11, 2021 8:22:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “a 1992 consensus based on the Constitution of the Republic of China,” External link

taipeitimes Monday, March 29, 2021 8:59:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : "Peace and prosperity are the foundation stones of KMT cross-strait policy," External link

focustaiwan Sunday, March 28, 2021 5:13:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang told : “Promoting the two KMT referendums is one of the party’s most important political tasks this year,” External link

taipeitimes Wednesday, March 24, 2021 7:41:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “You cannot miss a beat, or else before you know it, the entire environment would have changed,” External link

taipeitimes Sunday, March 21, 2021 8:37:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “the next generation should be allowed to make a choice,” External link

taipeitimes Saturday, March 20, 2021 8:03:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang told : “The public’s worries are the focus of our attention,” External link

taipeitimes Wednesday, March 10, 2021 10:02:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “water resources are lacking, the rights of farmers are still the first to be sacrificed,” External link

taipeitimes Wednesday, March 10, 2021 10:02:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : "This shows that Taiwanese people are extremely angry about the ruling administration," External link

focustaiwan Tuesday, March 9, 2021 11:18:00 AM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “The timing needs to be right, but more importantly, there needs to be the precondition of equality and dignity, and it needs to be beneficial for Taiwan,” External link

taipeitimes Tuesday, March 2, 2021 8:54:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “We can wait, for a better timing,” External link

aljazeera-en Tuesday, March 2, 2021 1:10:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : "The 228 Incident is painful for all Taiwanese people. The pain does not belong to any one group. And because it is a shared pain, 228 Incident commemoration is not exclusive to any particular group," External link

focustaiwan Sunday, February 28, 2021 5:31:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang wrote : “Otherwise, if everyone agrees, the forum would not be a forum,” External link

taipeitimes Tuesday, February 23, 2021 8:13:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang wrote : “There are often various political opinions in Taiwan, and I believe that the many different opinions within [the KMT] are a reminder of this reality,” External link

taipeitimes Tuesday, February 23, 2021 8:13:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang told : “The youth will be the major decision-makers in our party,” External link

ChinaPost Thursday, February 18, 2021 10:32:00 AM EAT

Johnny Chiang told : “We can’t deny where people are born,” External link

ChinaPost Monday, February 15, 2021 5:59:00 AM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “the ruling parties on both sides should make good use of flexible actions that are legal and reasonable to find opportunities to resume official cross-strait dialogue and normal people-to-people exchanges” External link

taipeitimes Tuesday, February 9, 2021 7:41:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “the KMT sincerely hopes that the government can make substantial breakthroughs in international space” External link

taipeitimes Tuesday, February 9, 2021 7:41:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “Mr Jaw’s return to the KMT at this time will certainly help to strengthen the KMT’s power, social support and influence,” External link

taipeitimes Wednesday, February 3, 2021 9:06:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang told : “It is always delightful when old friends come home,” External link

taipeitimes Wednesday, February 3, 2021 9:06:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang wrote : “Kang-hao’s actions allow us to see a different political scene in Taiwan’s future,” External link

taipeitimes Tuesday, February 2, 2021 8:14:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang wrote : “We must affirm his brave and responsible performance, because he is different from top DPP officials,” External link

taipeitimes Tuesday, February 2, 2021 8:14:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said ( about Joseph Biden ) : “As the chairman of the largest opposition party in the Republic of China [ROC], I would like to thank the US government for its support of the ROC in the past, and give my sincerest wishes to the new president Biden and his team,” External link

taipeitimes Wednesday, January 20, 2021 8:45:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang wrote : “Both the people’s violent obstruction of the ceremonial counting of electoral college votes and government’s arrests of pro-democracy people are a blow to democratic values,” External link

ChinaPost Thursday, January 7, 2021 10:22:00 AM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “Coupled with the DPP caucus’ self-castration, this series of developments has exposed the administration’s two major failings: representative government and food safety,” External link

taipeitimes Monday, December 28, 2020 9:13:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : "The forced passage of these directives shows the DPP's blatant disregard for the opinion of the majority of Taiwanese who oppose the new policy," External link

focustaiwan Thursday, December 24, 2020 7:32:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : "so Taiwanese people can make their own decision (regarding the ractopamine issue)," External link

focustaiwan Thursday, December 24, 2020 7:32:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “We respect the AIT’s statement, but we also hope that the US can understand and respect the position of Taiwanese and [their] attitude of defending health,” External link

taipeitimes Tuesday, December 22, 2020 8:56:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “Many people joined the ‘Autumn Struggle’ march on Nov. 22, but the Democratic Progressive Party [DPP] chooses not to see or hear [them],” External link

taipeitimes Sunday, December 20, 2020 8:28:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang wrote : “A government that does not tolerate the existence of dissidents and suppresses different opinions in the name of [fighting] false information ... is a false democracy and a true dictatorship,” External link

taipeitimes Thursday, December 17, 2020 8:21:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “The current budget cuts are not that big,” External link

taipeitimes Wednesday, December 16, 2020 8:25:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “At a final critical moment, we urge all Taiwanese to use multiple ways to reflect public opinion and to demand that the legislators they elected stand on the side of public opinion,” “We also remind DPP lawmakers that they should bravely reject ‘kidnapping’ by the party’s will, faithfully acknowledge the importance attached by the public to food safety, and use their vote to protect the health of future generations,” External link

taipeitimes Wednesday, December 16, 2020 8:25:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang asked : “In using the government’s influence to shut down different voices and strip the people of their speech, is Taiwan still a democracy?” External link

ChinaPost Saturday, December 12, 2020 8:19:00 AM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : "The NCC's failure to be properly independent and objective not only undermines press freedom, but worse, its failure tarnishes the very democracy and freedom enshrined in our constitution, and causes our nation to trend toward dictatorship," External link

globalsecurity Saturday, December 12, 2020 8:16:00 AM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : "The NCC's failure to be properly independent and objective not only undermines press freedom, but worse, its failure tarnishes the very democracy and freedom enshrined in our constitution, and causes our nation to trend toward dictatorship," External link

focustaiwan Friday, December 11, 2020 6:08:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “There is no history that cannot be declassified, no truth that cannot be revealed,” External link

taipeitimes Thursday, December 10, 2020 9:11:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang told : “Our government is still unaware that doing so will not only shut down a single media outlet, but also shut down the people’s trust in the government and shut down Taiwan’s democratic value of diverse voices,” External link

taipeitimes Wednesday, December 9, 2020 9:19:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “directed a scalpel at the license renewal application of the news channel most opposed to its position and that most dares to criticize the government,” “This will make the course of democracy in Taiwanese society not only stop, but regress,” External link

taipeitimes Wednesday, December 9, 2020 9:19:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “In order to enjoy the inestimable benefits that liberty of the press ensures, it is necessary to submit to the inevitable evils that it engenders” “When our government lists the reasons for not renewing the license [of CTi News], it is completely forgetting the profound influence and impact that shutting down a news channel will have on freedom of the press [in Taiwan],” External link

taipeitimes Wednesday, December 9, 2020 9:19:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “The KMT is an inclusive political party, and different opinions can be discussed” External link

taipeitimes Sunday, November 29, 2020 7:43:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “The greatest consensus within the KMT is that we oppose the government and respect public opinion,” External link

taipeitimes Sunday, November 29, 2020 7:43:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : "If we don't strongly protest, then it is the start of tolerating an autocracy," External link

bordermail Friday, November 27, 2020 10:46:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang told : “successfully demonstrated the will of the people to oppose allowing imports of pork containing ractopamine, and their determination to defend freedom of speech,” External link

taipeitimes Wednesday, November 25, 2020 8:10:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “However, the march was only the beginning. The fight is not over yet,” “The success of the march gave us more confidence to express the voice of the people through the supervision and review of bills in the Legislative Yuan,” External link

taipeitimes Wednesday, November 25, 2020 8:10:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang pointed out : “He’s the premier, not the president. And, being questioned does not equate to a debate,” External link

ChinaPost Tuesday, November 24, 2020 11:47:00 AM EAT

Johnny Chiang asked : "How can you tell us to eat ractopamine pork?" External link

focustaiwan Sunday, November 22, 2020 4:33:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : "This march isn't about benefiting one party or one political figure, but about the public's food safety and health concerns," External link

focustaiwan Friday, November 20, 2020 5:18:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang asked : “Do you really think the NCC is impartial, independent and objective? Should they respect the opposition and protect the freedom of speech and freedom of the press?” External link

ChinaPost Thursday, November 19, 2020 2:39:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang added : “Today was a sad day for this crucial #democratic freedom on #Taiwan!” External link

taipeitimes Wednesday, November 18, 2020 9:38:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : "The assignment of broadcasting frequencies to cable news stations should involve a balance of domestic public opinion and not one-sided political considerations," External link

focustaiwan Wednesday, November 18, 2020 8:22:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : "The assigning of broadcasting frequencies for cable news stations should consider a balance of domestic public opinion and reject a one-sided political spectrum," External link

focustaiwan Wednesday, November 18, 2020 1:01:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “Regarding the US presidential election that just ended, the position of the KMT is very straightforward,” External link

taipeitimes Wednesday, November 11, 2020 8:59:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “cannot find legitimate evidence to accuse [the KMT] of being ‘anti-US,’” “If opposing ractopamine pork is being ‘anti-US,’ then more than 160 countries in the world, including 20-or-so EU nations, are all ‘anti-US,’” External link

taipeitimes Wednesday, November 11, 2020 8:59:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : "On behalf of the KMT, Chairman Johnny Chiang cordially congratulates Mr. Biden and the Democratic vice presidential nominee Ms. Kamala D. Harris on their successful election campaign," External link

globalsecurity Monday, November 9, 2020 10:35:00 AM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : "On behalf of the KMT, Chairman Johnny Chiang cordially congratulates Mr. Biden and the Democratic vice presidential nominee Ms. Kamala D. Harris on their successful election campaign," External link

focustaiwan Sunday, November 8, 2020 6:54:00 AM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “I want to once again reiterate that the Republic of China must continue to strive for cross-party understanding and support from the US,” External link

taipeitimes Wednesday, November 4, 2020 7:53:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “The chair is you, the minister of the interior” External link

taipeitimes Monday, November 2, 2020 8:03:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “lacks not only supporting administrative actions, but also a complete risk assessment,” External link

taipeitimes Wednesday, October 28, 2020 8:50:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “The voice of the public will not only be voiced within the system, but also shouted on the streets,” External link

taipeitimes Wednesday, October 28, 2020 8:50:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang added : “Otherwise, why have a Ministry of Foreign Affairs?” External link

taipeitimes Wednesday, October 7, 2020 8:13:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “Everyone forgets that Taiwan and the US used to have diplomatic relations” “The main goal of the resolutions is to normalize Taiwan-US relations,” External link

taipeitimes Wednesday, October 7, 2020 8:13:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : "People who are willing to play a communication role are stigmatized and people who clamour for war are regarded as heroes. Such an atmosphere is definitely not conducive to the peaceful and stable development of the Taiwan Strait," External link

dhakatribune Saturday, September 19, 2020 4:20:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : "People who are willing to play a communication role are stigmatized and people who clamour for war are regarded as heroes. Such an atmosphere is definitely not conducive to the peaceful and stable development of the Taiwan Strait," External link

CBC Saturday, September 19, 2020 12:27:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : "People who are willing to play a communication role are stigmatised and people who clamour for war are regarded as heroes. Such an atmosphere is definitely not conducive to the peaceful and stable development of the Taiwan Strait," External link

ahram-EN Saturday, September 19, 2020 11:47:00 AM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “People who are willing to play a communication role are stigmatised and people who clamour for war are regarded as heroes. Such an atmosphere is definitely not conducive to the peaceful and stable development of the Taiwan Strait,” External link

themalaymailonline Saturday, September 19, 2020 11:25:00 AM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : "People who are willing to play a communication role are stigmatised and people who clamour for war are regarded as heroes. Such an atmosphere is definitely not conducive to the peaceful and stable development of the Taiwan Strait," External link

trust Saturday, September 19, 2020 10:54:00 AM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : "People who are willing to play a communication role are stigmatised and people who clamour for war are regarded as heroes. Such an atmosphere is definitely not conducive to the peaceful and stable development of the Taiwan Strait," External link

news-yahoo Saturday, September 19, 2020 10:39:00 AM EAT

Johnny Chiang asked : "do you eat high-priced American beef every day?" External link

focustaiwan Friday, September 18, 2020 4:35:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : "The current situation is unfavorable for the KMT to attend the forum as a party, and we don't want to force ourselves to attend the forum under these circumstances so that similar future exchanges can remain possible," External link

focustaiwan Tuesday, September 15, 2020 9:10:00 AM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “Take charge of your own health, and take charge of your own food safety,” External link

taipeitimes Saturday, September 12, 2020 8:03:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “We must call on all people to stand up,” External link

taipeitimes Sunday, September 6, 2020 8:30:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “More importantly, we can keep in touch with you,” External link

taipeitimes Thursday, September 3, 2020 8:27:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “guarding food safety ... has nothing to do with being pro-US or anti-US. This is an issue of food safety — no need to politicize it” External link

taipeitimes Thursday, September 3, 2020 8:27:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said ( about Tsai Ing-wen ) : "Who do you (Tsai) think you are? An empress? Is it now an authoritarian era?" External link

focustaiwan Monday, August 31, 2020 6:20:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : "We anticipated such an outcome, and it proves that the current administration is not only acting unlawfully but is doing things that are unconstitutional," External link

focustaiwan Friday, August 28, 2020 8:42:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : "The KMT's assets are an issue left over by history, and the party has done its best to explain and handle the issue," External link

focustaiwan Friday, August 28, 2020 8:42:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “If radio is just going to play that, then Nashville is just going to produce that kind of sound,” “All of a sudden … it was, ‘Gotta have the sound, gotta have some tempo.’ That is, in my opinion, where it started” External link

WashingtonPost Monday, August 24, 2020 3:11:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang asked : “Otherwise, what has changed since the White Terror era of the past?” External link

taipeitimes Tuesday, August 18, 2020 8:27:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : "Today's election results should not be seen as a rejection by Kaohsiung citizens of the KMT, but as them urging us to work harder," External link

focustaiwan Saturday, August 15, 2020 6:28:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “The basis for our discussions about the constitutional amendments should be to defend our democracy and crack down on the abuse of human rights,” External link

taipeitimes Wednesday, July 29, 2020 9:30:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said ( about Tsai Ing-wen ) : “President Tsai Ying-wen (蔡英文) had said that we should not forget we are one of the chess players as well. We want to remind Tsai that she should cautiously tread in diplomatic waters. Her priority should be an independent Republic of China and the nation’s 23 million people,” External link

taipeitimes Wednesday, July 29, 2020 9:30:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : "If the DPP doesn't listen to the opposition, they will have to face the people's fury," External link

focustaiwan Friday, July 17, 2020 4:38:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : "If these nominees ... were capable of transcending party loyalties to exercise real oversight, there would have been no need for us to protest," External link

focustaiwan Friday, July 17, 2020 4:38:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “of the people, by the people, for the people” External link

taipeitimes Saturday, July 11, 2020 9:06:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said ( about Hong Kongers ) : “The Republic of China is an independent and sovereign nation, and today’s Hong Kong will not become tomorrow’s Taiwan,” External link

ChinaPost Thursday, July 2, 2020 4:45:00 AM EAT

Johnny Chiang said ( about Hong Kongers ) : "The Republic of China is an independent and sovereign nation, and today's Hong Kong will not become tomorrow's Taiwan," External link

focustaiwan Wednesday, July 1, 2020 5:50:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : "The KMT is by no means a small green party, and I cannot accept such a comment," External link

focustaiwan Friday, June 19, 2020 7:55:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “How can anyone continue to blacken a person’s name after he died? Is this the democracy of Taiwan? Is this what we want to teach the next generation?” External link

taipeitimes Monday, June 8, 2020 8:17:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “The recall vote is now officially over and we should all move on because politics is not the only issue in Taiwan society,” External link

AsiaOne Monday, June 8, 2020 5:47:00 AM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “The sudden death of the speaker makes us worry that social antagonism has intensified,” External link

albawaba-en Sunday, June 7, 2020 10:33:00 AM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “We hope the people of Kaohsiung will, with their votes, retain a professional administrative team who will further contribute their expertise for the city’s residents,” External link

taipeitimes Friday, June 5, 2020 9:21:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang asked ( about Hong Kong Taiwan ) : “Without [the act], how will you stand with the people of Hong Kong?” External link

taipeitimes Monday, May 25, 2020 8:20:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : "Don't let 'supporting Hong Kong' only be a slogan of empty promises ... Bring up your thoughts on legislation. Support Hong Kong with real actions," External link

ibtimes-in Monday, May 25, 2020 1:22:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : "Don't let 'supporting HongKong' only be a slogan of empty promises ... Bring up your thoughts on legislation. Support Hong Kong with real actions," External link

dw-en Monday, May 25, 2020 10:13:00 AM EAT

Johnny Chiang said ( about Hong Kong has ) : "Don't let 'supporting Hong Kong' only be a slogan of empty promises ... Bring up your thoughts on legislation. Support Hong Kong with real actions," External link

japantoday Monday, May 25, 2020 10:09:00 AM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : "Don't let 'supporting Hong Kong' only be a slogan of empty promises ... Bring up your thoughts on legislation. Support Hong Kong with real actions," External link

yenisafak-en Monday, May 25, 2020 10:01:00 AM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : "Don't let 'supporting Hong Kong' only be a slogan of empty promises ... Bring up your thoughts on legislation. Support Hong Kong with real actions," External link

news-yahoo Monday, May 25, 2020 8:42:00 AM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : "Don't let 'supporting Hong Kong' only be a slogan of empty promises ... Bring up your thoughts on legislation. Support Hong Kong with real actions," External link

japantoday Monday, May 25, 2020 6:58:00 AM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “Each time a president takes an oath of office it is an important step for the Republic of China’s democratic system,” External link

taipeitimes Wednesday, May 20, 2020 9:19:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “defender of the Republic of China,” External link

taipeitimes Wednesday, May 20, 2020 9:19:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “If she did [comply with the demands of those groups], she should not be the president, as she was elected the president of the ROC,” External link

taipeitimes Thursday, May 14, 2020 8:32:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “One can have different political views, but one should, as a decent human being, know that there are lines that should not be crossed,” External link

taipeitimes Wednesday, May 13, 2020 9:05:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang wrote : “the attainment by all peoples of the highest possible level of health,” “Taiwan needs the WHO just as much as the WHO needs Taiwan to fight the [novel] coronavirus and future epidemics,” External link

taipeitimes Friday, May 1, 2020 9:14:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “Although the KMT is poor, it cannot be poor in the area of cultivating talent because talent and discourse are the KMT’s most important assets in the future,” External link

taipeitimes Tuesday, April 7, 2020 9:13:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang wrote : “Even if [the KMT] is a 100-year-old party, it must maintain a young mentality, and understand what young people want and what they want the KMT to do,” “Hate the KMT? Do not make a decision too quickly. Instead of hating the KMT, help change the KMT” External link

taipeitimes Tuesday, March 31, 2020 8:34:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “regarding the words, actions and quality of its legislators-at-large, the party has the power and duty to restrain and counsel,” External link

taipeitimes Wednesday, March 25, 2020 10:19:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “The end of the by-election is the beginning of unity,” External link

taipeitimes Monday, March 9, 2020 8:55:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “I have always believed that what is needed between generations is dialogue and not confrontation; what is needed is cooperation and not conflict,” External link

taipeitimes Monday, March 9, 2020 8:55:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “My basic principle is to stick to the values of the Republic of China’s free and democratic system and strive for cross-strait peace and common well-being” External link

taipeitimes Monday, March 9, 2020 8:55:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “The KMT from now on will be a party that is more modern and swift to respond to demands,” External link

taipeitimes Saturday, March 7, 2020 8:16:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “Unfortunately, ‘the pan-green camp’ has successfully ‘painted [the KMT] red’ after the KMT lost administrative power, which had caused it to also lose its voice in Washington. This has further deepened the misunderstanding,” External link

taipeitimes Monday, February 17, 2020 8:44:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “No matter which of the two of us serves as the chairman of the KMT, we will face difficult reforms,” “The KMT has reached an important moment when reform cannot be avoided” External link

taipeitimes Wednesday, February 12, 2020 9:08:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang added : “The KMT stands with the public and is placing prevention efforts at the top of the list,” External link

taipeitimes Thursday, February 6, 2020 8:55:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “To regain the trust of the people, the KMT must undergo a complete transformation,” External link

taipeitimes Tuesday, January 14, 2020 8:05:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “the chairmanship election is not a priority at this stage” External link

taipeitimes Tuesday, January 14, 2020 8:05:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang asked : "When the gavel struck, were social disputes settled? Have people from different organizations and ethnic groups and with different beliefs communicated well with each other on the issue?" External link

focustaiwan Friday, May 17, 2019 6:35:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang asked : “Does everyone believe he [Lee Chin-yung] will be fair and impartial?” External link

taipeitimes Wednesday, April 24, 2019 8:39:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “Isn’t this a slap on his face,” External link

ChinaPost Friday, February 8, 2019 9:07:00 AM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “Isn’t this a slap on his face,” External link

ChinaPost Friday, February 8, 2019 5:18:00 AM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “This is a very dangerous signal to the KMT, which must have a thorough and comprehensive view and theory to tell the Americans about the KMT’s position in US-Taiwan-mainland relations,” External link

scmp Thursday, December 27, 2018 5:50:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang told : “Last year alone, 90 percent of such irregularities were committed by people from Southeast Asia, with Vietnamese accounting for 46 percent of the cases,” External link

taipeitimes Wednesday, December 26, 2018 8:34:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang asked : “How does a troop dogged by drugs fight?” External link

taipeitimes Thursday, February 23, 2017 7:24:00 AM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “Since Nicaragua is Taiwan’s diplomatic ally, there should be no concerns about political sensitivity. That the Nicaraguan government refused to make public the itinerary and grant media access when our head of state is on a state visit to the country begs the question whether our bilateral ties have gone sour” External link

taipeitimes Tuesday, January 10, 2017 9:45:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said ( about Tsai Ing-wen ) : “After Tsai took office on May 20, there have been too many diplomatic incidents that [we are] sorry to have seen happen,” External link

taipeitimes Wednesday, December 21, 2016 8:59:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “The Ministry of Foreign Affairs said it was ‘discreetly optimistic’ before each of those episodes, but could only tell the public that they were ‘sorry’ afterward,” External link

taipeitimes Wednesday, December 21, 2016 8:59:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “The voters just want what is best for Taichung’s future. Whatever the public wishes for I will stand together with them,” External link

taipeitimes Tuesday, December 13, 2016 11:08:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “So Taiwan should think it through whether it really has a say in the US-China negotiations or [it is] simply a bargaining chip to be used,” External link

taipeitimes Monday, December 12, 2016 11:26:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “He is using all the bargaining chips he has in an attempt to force the other side to talk about certain issues he wants to talk about,” External link

scmp Monday, December 12, 2016 8:20:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said ( about Donald Trump ) : "It is clear that Trump is concerned about U.S.-China trade relations and China's currency manipulation," External link

ChinaPost Monday, December 12, 2016 8:05:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said ( about Tsai Ing-wen ) : “The Tsai government must evaluate the impact of the case and how it would affect relations between Singapore and Taiwan and between Singapore and the mainland, in particular Taiwan’s future military exchanges with Singapore,” External link

scmp Wednesday, November 30, 2016 5:31:00 AM EAT

Johnny Chiang asked : "How could the people trust the Democratic Progressive Party not to carry out 'black box negotiations' with Japan? How can they trust (that the DPP) will not sell out Taiwanese nationals' health for political benefits?" External link

ChinaPost Tuesday, November 29, 2016 11:00:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang asked : "Was the government aware of the situation beforehand? What in the world was TransAsia doing?" External link

ChinaPost Tuesday, November 22, 2016 10:01:00 AM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “There is a high level of public consensus on the issue, as it could jeopardize food safety,” External link

taipeitimes Thursday, October 27, 2016 10:32:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : "The Legislature is not operated by the Democratic Progressive Party," External link

ChinaPost Tuesday, October 25, 2016 8:23:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “Revisions must be made only after reaching a consensus through prudent and comprehensive investigation to avoid repercussions,” External link

taipeitimes Friday, September 16, 2016 8:51:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “To make the new southbound policy work, you must take cross-strait relations into consideration,” “After all, China has great influence in the region whether it’s economic or political” External link

channelnewsasia Saturday, August 27, 2016 4:11:00 AM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “The minister of labor, unsurprisingly, received the greatest number of critical comments for the ‘one fixed day and one rest day’ policy, which has given rise to a series of protests and censures, and the minister of economic affairs was criticized for a proposal to reactivate the [mothballed] nuclear power plant,” External link

taipeitimes Thursday, August 25, 2016 8:33:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “The complaints against the officials can be grouped into two main categories: upholding the nation’s sovereignty and promoting public livelihood,” External link

taipeitimes Thursday, August 25, 2016 8:33:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said ( about Tsai Ing-wen ) : “public is displeased with the Tsai administration’s handling of these issues,” External link

taipeitimes Thursday, August 25, 2016 8:33:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said : “It would be better than apologizing and stepping down after making major mistakes,” External link

taipeitimes Thursday, August 25, 2016 8:33:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said ( about Permanent Court ) : “The president has been saying that she regards the public’s will as a crucial determining factor [in her decisionmaking]; it is time to demonstrate to the public that concrete measures can be taken to [protest to the Permanent Court of Arbitration’s ruling] besides holding national security meetings and making statements,” External link

taipeitimes Friday, July 22, 2016 8:16:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang asked ( about Labor ) : “The Minister of Labor said that if the ‘two fixed off days’ is passed [rather than the Cabinet-backed ‘one fixed day off and one flexible rest day’] we would not have our Mid-Autumn Festival long weekend. As the amendment was stalled, what happens now? Are we to have the Mid-Autumn long weekend or not?” External link

taipeitimes Friday, July 22, 2016 8:16:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said ( about Taiping Island ) : “It is clear that Taiping Island is unlike the ‘rocks’ nearby and it is definitely not a rock that the tribunal said it is,” External link

taipeitimes Wednesday, July 20, 2016 8:14:00 PM EAT

Johnny Chiang said ( about Itu Aba ) : “I contacted the Ministry of National Defense today and confirmed that members of the Foreign Affairs and National Defense Committee will make a trip to Itu Aba on Wednesday,” External link

taipeitimes Monday, July 18, 2016 8:43:00 PM EAT



Key Titles and Phrases Count Lang Last Seen
legislator46.75%EN10/23/201723/10/2017
politician0.65%EN10/02/201702/10/2017
lawmaker35.71%EN05/01/201701/05/2017
secretary-general9.74%EN12/29/201629/12/2016
nationalist party legislator3.90%EN07/20/201620/07/2016
kuomintang party legislator0.65%EN07/20/201620/07/2016
whip1.95%EN06/20/201620/06/2016
spokesman0.65%EN05/03/201003/05/2010
Names Lang Count
Johnny ChiangEN98.27%
Johnny ChiangPT1.73%


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