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Why I Will Probably Never Vote in Taiwan

One aspect of living in Taiwan long-term that I don’t like is the high likelihood I will never be able to vote in any type of election. Whether it be for the local government or for the president, I’m probably going to be relegated to being a taxpayer with no say. But hey, I knew […]

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#1 Demographics in Taiwan: Europeans in 2017

The National Immigration Agency of Taiwan releases population stats on all foreign nationals in Taiwan, but their excel sheets are extremely counterintuitive. As such, I have taken the time to help breakdown some stats below for Europeans in Taiwan. Trends in European Demographics The largest segment of Europeans is British (24.9%), followed by French (18.8%) […]

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Why is it hard to make friends in Taiwan?4 reasons why

A guy by the name of Confucius once said that it is a delight to have friends coming from afar (有朋自遠方來不亦樂乎). In Taiwan, there seems to be a lot of friends from afar coming to these shores and settling for both the short and long-term. Yet, one key complaint that some make is that it is […]

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