Sun, Aug 28, 2016 - Page 3 News List

Government can take controversy: Tsai

NEW BUDS:Decreasing job opportunities, stagnant wage growth and the income gap are a reality, the president said, explaining why her administration is pushing change

By Alison Hsiao  /  Staff reporter

“Besides issuing an apology to Aborigines, the government will protect their interests through policy improvement,” she said.

Twenty years after the first direct presidential election, “we have a different mission and the government will carry on the effort of consolidation of democracy and we hope that when we look back 20 years from now, we can say that we have also set a milestone,” Tsai said.

“Taiwanese are democratic people; Taiwanese are free people. We will strive to make a better future just as we overcame challenges in the past,” she said.

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