Political Stalemate Continues in Taiwan

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The political stalemate continues in Taiwan over a service trade deal with mainland China. Protesters opposed to the deal have vowed to escalate their “war” with the government, calling for a huge rally this weekend. CCTV’s correspondent Peggy Wang takes a closer look at why the deal is opposed by some in Taiwan.

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CCTV’s Phillip Yin talks to Shihoko Goto, Associate with the Woodrow Wilson Center’s Asia Program, about the reasons behind the protests and what Taiwan should do to keep its competitive edge.

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