CHEN Chu

Type: Person
Name: CHEN Chu
Title: Minister - Council of Labor Affairs (Taiwan)
First reported 15 hours ago - Updated 15 hours ago - 1 reports

Ma gets little credit in Taiwan's ideological landscape

Although Taiwan's premier, Jiang Yi-huah, has repeatedly advocated the government should help the public achieve "small happinesses" in their daily lives, and though the country has reported an improvement in its recent economic data, the public doesn't ... [Published Want China Times - 15 hours ago]
First reported 17 hours ago - Updated 17 hours ago - 1 reports

KMT’s Yang says Chen Chu a ‘culprit’ in gas blasts

Minister Without Portfolio Yang Chiu-hsing (楊秋興) yesterday criticized Greater Kaohsiung Mayor Chen Chu’s (陳菊) handling of the gas explosions in which 30 people were killed and 310 injured on July 31 and Aug. 1, calling her a “culprit” in the disaster ... [Published Taipei Times Online - 17 hours ago]
First reported 20 hours ago - Updated 20 hours ago - 1 reports

Kaohsiung residents protest plan

Dozens of residents of Greater Kaohsiung’s Siaogang District (小港) yesterday rallied outside state-run Chinese Petroleum Corp, Taiwan’s (CPC, 中油) Dalinpu (大林埔) activity center to protest against the Ministry of Economic Affairs plan to relocate the city’s ... [Published Taipei Times Online - 20 hours ago]
First reported 23 hours ago - Updated 23 hours ago - 1 reports

Petrochemical pipelines removed from Kaohsiung disaster area

(2014/08/19)Kaohsiung Mayor Chen Chu has begun to make good on her pledge to remove petrochemical pipelines from underneath the city’s streets. Today cutting and removal began on six sets of pipelines, three of which were in the area affected by the recent ... [Published Formosa Television (FTV) - 23 hours ago]
First reported Aug 18 2014 - Updated Aug 18 2014 - 1 reports

Kaohsiung neighborhoods form self-help associations after gas explosions

(2014/08/18)Residents affected by the deadly Kaohsiung gas explosions are urging fellow victims to join self-help associations that will seek national compensation. Most of the residents believe government oversight was at least partly to blame for the ... [Published Formosa Television (FTV) - Aug 18 2014]
First reported Aug 18 2014 - Updated Aug 18 2014 - 1 reports

EDITORIAL: Disaster responses affect elections

Although campaigning for the Nov. 29 nine-in-one elections has not officially started, we can already gauge the strength of the candidates from the different parties in the different counties and cities. Many of the incumbent commissioners and mayors ... [Published Taipei Times Online - Aug 18 2014]
First reported Aug 18 2014 - Updated Aug 18 2014 - 1 reports

Jiang, Chen Chu to discuss petrochemical industry safety

Executive Yuan spokesperson Sun Lih-chyun announced Monday that Premier Jiang Yi-huah and Kaohsiung Mayor Chen Chu will meet during the afternoon of Friday, August 22, to exchange views on safe development of the petrochemical industry in Taiwan.Mayor ... [Published Taiwan News Online - Aug 18 2014]
Entities: CHEN Chu, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
First reported Aug 17 2014 - Updated Aug 17 2014 - 1 reports

United Daily News: Should Kaohsiung's mayor be accused of murder?

If you think it ridiculous that Kaohsiung Mayor Chen Chu be held responsible for the casualties in the July 31 gas explosion s that struck her city and be charged with murder, it means you have a strict definition of murder and agree that administrative ... [Published Taiwan News Online - Aug 17 2014]
First reported Aug 15 2014 - Updated Aug 16 2014 - 2 reports

Kaohsiung mayor reserved on 'petrochemical zone'

Whether or not a specialised petrochemical zone should be set up in Kaohsiung is something that needs to be discussed with the citizens of Kaohsiung, the city's mayor, Chen Chu, said yesterday. Between late July 31 and early Aug. 1, a series of gas explosions ... [Published Asiaone - Aug 16 2014]
First reported Aug 15 2014 - Updated Aug 15 2014 - 1 reports

Premier: industry competiveness vital to economic growth

At a meeting with the nation's industry leaders today, Premier Jiang Yi-huah said he was pleased that the government's work over the past two years to meet industries' needs has paid off. However, there is always room for improvement, and as long as businesses ... [Published Noodls - Aug 15 2014]
First reported Aug 15 2014 - Updated Aug 15 2014 - 1 reports

Cabinet mulling petrochemical zone in Kaohsiung

Taipei, Aug. 15 (CNA) The Cabinet is considering a proposal to set up a special zone for petrochemical companies in Kaohsiung in the wake of the deadly gas explosions that rocked the southern city July 31, an official confirmed Friday.Premier Jiang Yi-huah ... [Published Focus Taiwan - Aug 15 2014]
First reported Aug 13 2014 - Updated Aug 13 2014 - 1 reports

Kaohsiung takes tourism hit after 'toxic air' rumors

Kaohsiung mayor Chen Chu lamented the drop in tourism to her city after anonymous web users began spreading word that "Kaohsiung's air is toxic" in the wake of the deadly gas pipeline explosions on July 31."Kaohsiung has been really unfortunate recently," ... [Published Want China Times - Aug 13 2014]

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"the flooding over the past few days was caused by the serious damage caused to the sewage systems by the" recent gas explosions, said Kaohsiung Mayor Chen Chu. The city lies next to a huge petrochemical complex that houses several factories...

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Ma gets little credit in Taiwan's ideological l... [Published Want China Times - 15 hours ago]
KMT’s Yang says Chen Chu a ‘culprit’ in gas blasts [Published Taipei Times Online - 17 hours ago]
Kaohsiung residents protest plan [Published Taipei Times Online - 20 hours ago]
Petrochemical pipelines removed from Kaohsiung ... [Published Formosa Television (FTV) - 23 hours ago]
Kaohsiung neighborhoods form self-help associat... [Published Formosa Television (FTV) - Aug 18 2014]
EDITORIAL: Disaster responses affect elections [Published Taipei Times Online - Aug 18 2014]
President Ma convenes press conference to discu... [Published Office of the President, Taiwan - Aug 18 2014]
Jiang, Chen Chu to discuss petrochemical indust... [Published Taiwan News Online - Aug 18 2014]
United Daily News: Should Kaohsiung's mayor be ... [Published Taiwan News Online - Aug 17 2014]
DPP should temper expectations [Published Taipei Times Online - Aug 16 2014]
Kaohsiung mayor reserved on 'petrochemical zone' [Published Asiaone - Aug 16 2014]
Cabinet mulls special petrochemical zone [Published Taipei Times Online - Aug 15 2014]
Kaohsiung mayor reserved on 'petrochemical zone' [Published China Post - Aug 15 2014]
Premier: industry competiveness vital to econom... [Published Noodls - Aug 15 2014]
Cabinet mulling petrochemical zone amid fury fr... [Published Taiwan News Online - Aug 15 2014]
Cabinet mulling petrochemical zone in Kaohsiung [Published Focus Taiwan - Aug 15 2014]
Kaohsiung aid passes NT$3bn [Published Taipei Times Online - Aug 14 2014]
Kaohsiung pipe maintenance underway: Duh [Published China Post - Aug 14 2014]
Premier Jiang: discuss appropriate petrochemica... [Published Taiwan News Online - Aug 14 2014]
Su Tseng-cheng offers encourage, support for Ka... [Published Taiwan News Online - Aug 14 2014]
Gas explosions a collective sin, political bick... [Published China Post - Aug 13 2014]
Premier inspects Kaohsiung flooding, pledges al... [Published Noodls - Aug 13 2014]
Ma pledges full support for victims of July dis... [Published Taiwan Today - Aug 13 2014]
Kaohsiung takes tourism hit after 'toxic air' r... [Published Want China Times - Aug 13 2014]
Economics minister steps down at the wrong time [Published China Post - Aug 12 2014]
Stricken residents of Kaohsiung appeal to Premi... [Published China Post - Aug 12 2014]
Kaohsiung tourism industry taking beating after... [Published Focus Taiwan - Aug 12 2014]
Taiwan: Floods hit blast-affected Kaohsiung [Published Business Insurance - Aug 12 2014]
Taiwan holds religious service for victims of l... [Published Xinhua News Agency - Aug 12 2014]
Residents of Kaohsiung disaster area appeal to ... [Published Focus Taiwan - Aug 12 2014]
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Extreme Weather - Asia - Taiwan [Published RSOE EDIS - Emergency and Disaster Information - Aug 12 2014]
EDIS Number: ST-20140812-44894-TWN Date / time: 12/08/2014 07:03:23 [UTC] Event: Extreme Weather Area: Asia Country: Taiwan State/County: Location: [Nationwide] Number of Deads: N/A Number of Injured: N/A Number of Infected: N/A Number of ...
Explosion - Asia - Taiwan [Published RSOE EDIS - Emergency and Disaster Information - Aug 01 2014]
EDIS Number: EX-20140801-44747-TWN Date / time: 01/08/2014 02:50:17 [UTC] Event: Explosion Area: Asia Country: Taiwan State/County: Southern Taiwan Location: Kaohsiung City Number of Deads: 24 person(s) Number of Injured: 271 person(s) Number ...
Taiwan and China: Say cheese [Published The Economist - Asia - Jul 03 2014]
Chen Chu’s cap fits Mr ZhangSINCE the People’s Republic of China was founded in 1949, no ministerial-level Communist official has set foot in Taiwan. That changed on June 25th when Zhang Zhijun, head of China’s Taiwan Affairs Office, accepted an invitation ...
Top Chinese Official Pays a Visit to Taiwan [Published Impunity Watch - Jun 27 2014]
By Brian Lanciault Impunity Watch Reporter, Asia TAIPEI, Taiwan– China’s top official in charge of relations with self-ruled Taiwan said on Friday that he understood and respected the choices of its people.  He was met by noisy protests in the traditionally ...
Kaohsiung Begins New Era of Ocean with Int’l Bo... [Published EON Transportation - May 29 2014]
KAOHSIUNG, Taiwan--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--For the City of Kaohsiung, May 8, 2014 marked the beginning of Taiwan’s new era of ocean. Kaohsiung City Mayor Chen Chu and Minister without Portfolio Yang Chiu-hsing called on the active development of ...
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