ROK presidential candidate vows pragmatic diplomacy

Gyeonggi governor Lee Jae-myung, South Korea's ruling Democratic Party contender for next year's presidential election, speaks during the final race to choose their presidential election candidate in Seoul on Oct 10, 2021. (KIM HONG-JI / POOL / AFP) SEOUL – Lee Jae-myung, presidential candidate of Republic of Korea's ruling Democratic Party, vowed on Thursday to […]

Uzbekistan’s presidential election ends with high turnout

Members of an election commission listen to the national anthem at a polling station during the presidential election in Tashkent, Uzbekistan, Oct 24, 2021. (AP PHOTO) TASHKENT – Voting in Uzbekistan's presidential election ended with over 80 percent turnout on Sunday that was described by the country's Central Election Commission as a historic achievement for […]

Fujitsu Analyzes Japanese Election Data in Joint Project with Nikkei, Publisher of Japan’s Largest Financial Newspaper

TOKYO, Oct 18, 2021 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Fujitsu Limited conducted a joint data analysis project with Nikkei Inc., leveraging data analysis tools including Foundry from Palantir Technologies in order to provide new insights into the Japanese electoral process. Drawing on the knowledge of Nikkei, the joint project aims to provide readers and […]

S.Korea’s Lee wins primary in presidential race amid scandal

Gyeonggi governor Lee Jae-myung, South Korea's ruling Democratic Party contender for next year's presidential election, speaks during the final race to choose their presidential election candidate in Seoul on Oct 10, 2021. (KIM HONG-JI / POOL / AFP) SEOUL – Lee Jae-myung became the presidential candidate for South Korea's ruling party on Sunday, hoping to overcome […]

Election Committee could adopt functions of CPPCC

The Hong Kong Special Administrative Region’s revamped electoral system can be a perfect case study for anyone interested in public administration and democratic systems. In the last decade, the SAR’s Legislative Council was basically dysfunctional. Filibustering was the order of the day, blocking all the good intentions of the SAR government across a wide range […]