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 […]

Taipei Times: NPP to be most affected by Ko’s new party: Huang

… “Ko’s new party will have the biggest impact on the NPP,” Huang said on Facebook. Nonetheless, he said he was happy to see the new party formed, because it is normal for political parties to have to compete for voters’ support. As with every other new party, the TPP must stand up to public […]