Tag Archives : Taiwan


Video: Taiwanese animators get Donald Trump, Xi Jinping and Tsai Ing-wen dancing

Taiwanese animators have given a cheesy take on the controversial call US President-elect Donald Trump accepted from Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen. The clip shows Trump and Tsai dancing with each other with their phones, as an infuriated Chinese President Xi Jinping shows up with a nuclear bomb.

The video has been viewed more than 198,000 times, shared over 2,300 times and has received more than 2,200 reactions on Facebook as of Friday.

The song is an adaptation of Love for the popular Japanese drama Nigeru wa Haji da ga Yaku ni Tatsu. 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KU6RrjFFh84&app=desktop


Video: Taiwanese animators ‘explain’ Trump/Taiwan saga, depicting Xi Jinping as giant crying baby

Taiwanese animators have given their colourful take on the controversial call US President-elect Donald Trump accepted from Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen last week. The clip includes a giant, crying Chinese President Xi Jinping and features Trump firing “Twitter birds” at a map of China, as the international media Google “Taiwan.”

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Blurred lines: Chinese state media pixelates Taiwanese flag in news clip about new president

Chinese state media have once again blurred out the Taiwanese flag in a news video about the island state’s new president, Tsai Ing-wen.

People’s Daily Online published a report about Tsai’s meeting with Assistant U.S. Secretary of Commerce Marcus D. Jadotte, noting that she struggled to gather her thoughts in Chinese.

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It is not the first time state media have obscured the Taiwanese flag.