The BBC has reported timely on South Korea’s successful fight against the coronavirus, but ignored Taiwan in the process.
There’s a chance that communist dreams will soon come true in Spain, finishing off an already badly hurt economy.
With the strictest confinement measures slowly coming to an end in Spain, I would like to share a few personal experiences that I had during these odd last six weeks.
Benito Mussolini, a former Socialist and the father of Fascism, founded an ideology which is often misinterpreted by his political opponents.
Chiang Ching-kuo´s role in Taiwan was ambivalent, as the former head of the secret police became a pioneer of democracy.
How do Europeans feel who love Europe, but can’t live there for reasons you might not expect?
Compared to the days of my childhood, the old Spanish tradition of celebrating a person’s name day has lost a lot of its importance.
The long-lasting triangle relationship between South Africa, China and Taiwan ended when Peking and Pretoria established diplomatic relations in 1998.
Lee Kuan Yew (1923-2015) was the father of modern Singapore.
This is a translated and updated version of an obituary authored by me, published in the German weekly Preußische Allgemeine Zeitung on the 4th of April 2015.
There’s plenty of room for an improved recycling system in Valencia, and Taipei could serve as an example.