Taiwan has its own government, its own currency, its own capital city. Yet, it is not a recognized country, at least not in the eyes of the United Nations and most states in the world. What is it like to run a country, which technically doesn´t exist? That was the main topic of yesterday´s Studium Generale lecture by Maite Vermeulen, a journalist who had investigated this issue.
UT Nieuws belt elke week met een UT-student over de grens. Ruud Jacobs (26), masterstudent healthcare technology and management, is voor een semester exchange student in Taiwan. Hij volgt daar vakken aan de National Chiao Tung University (NCTU) in Hsinchu.