A Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) legislator said yesterday that both Taiwan and China should change their national designations to avoid confusion.
Speaking during a meeting at the Legislative Yuan on affairs of state, DPP Legislator Chen Chung-hsin (
Chen attributed the fiasco to the fact that Taiwan's official title of the "Republic of China" was too similar to China's.
Chen suggested that both countries discard their confusing national designations altogether and simply call themselves China and Taiwan.
Taiwan Solidarity Union (TSU) Legislator Lo Chih-ming (