Taipei Times: NPA digs property once occupied by Han’s father-in-law

The National Property Administration (NPA) yesterday began investigating a Yunlin County property previously occupied by the father-in-law of Kaohsiung Mayor Han Kuo-yu (韓國瑜), the Chinese Nationalist Party’s (KMT) presidential candidate, to determine whether illegal waste was buried there. The NPA began excavating 37 locations in an area near the Jhuoshui River (濁水溪) following a request […]

Taipei Times: Gravel claims false, Kaohsiung mayor’s brother-in-law says

Kaohsiung Mayor Han Kuo-yu’s (韓國瑜) brother-in-law yesterday defended his family’s gravel business, saying that many reports about his father were “fake news” designed to defame him. “The seriously erroneous and false reports have defamed my father and I would like to urge President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) to help put an end to such fake news, […]

Taipei Times: NPP seeks probe of Han’s in-law

New Power Party (NPP) Legislator Huang Kuo-chang (黃國昌) yesterday urged the Control Yuan to investigate Kaohsiung Mayor Han Kuo-yu’s (韓國瑜) father-in-law, Lee Jih-kuei (李日貴), accusing him of illegally occupying more than 1 hectare of public land in Yunlin County with Han’s help. “I hope the Control Yuan can answer questions that the National Property Administration […]

Focus Taiwan: Han sues NPP lawmaker over influence peddling allegations

Taipei, Dec. 2 (CNA) Opposition Kuomintang (KMT) presidential candidate Han Kuo-yu (韓國瑜) on Monday filed a lawsuit against New Power Party (NPP) Legislator Huang Kuo-chang (黃國昌) after the latter accused him of influence peddling to help a company owned by Han’s father-in-law in southern Yunlin County 20 years ago when he was a lawmaker. Han’s […]

Taipei Times: Han’s in-laws illegally occupied land: Huang

… Between 1998 and 2005, Da-tong Gravel Co (大通砂石行), owned by Lee Jih-kuei, was fined multiple times for illegally occupying public land and storing gravel in the area, Huang said on Friday. National Property Administration (NPA) Director-General Tseng Kuo-chi (曾國基) told the Finance Committee that the central government had not leased the land to the […]