Ministry pursues absent Women's League material
Founded by Chiang Kai-shek's (蔣介石) wife Soong Mayling (宋美齡), the league's assets have attracted scrutiny over allegations that it illegally profited from close ties to the former Chinese Nationalist Party (KMT) authoritarian government, with the ...
National Women's League agrees to reveal its finances
Established by former president Chiang Kai-shek's (蔣介石) wife, Soong Mayling (宋美齡), in 1950 and headed by her for decades, the league's charitable work benefited from its close ties to the Chinese Nationalist Party (KMT) authoritarian government.
Taiwan's public diplomacy
The origin of Taiwan's public diplomacy can be traced to May-ling Soong (Soong Mei-ling), who later became Chiang Kai-shek (Jiang Jieshi)'s wife. In 1917, she graduated from Wellesley College, an exclusive all-female college, comparable to South Korea ...
Rare early ROC stamps on display at exhibition
In 1943, while visiting the US to address the US House of Representatives, Soong Mayling (宋美齡), wife of Chiang Kai-shek (蔣介石), presented a collection of these “politically incorrect” stamps as a gift to then-US president Franklin Roosevelt, who ...