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Government rejects Pirate Party's name

2012/02/26 17:49:08

Taipei, Feb. 26 (CNA) An application to name a Taiwanese political party the "Pirate Party" has been rejected by the Ministry of Interior (MOI) on the grounds of "bad connotations" associated with the party's name.

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