1. Taiwan’s ruling Democratic Progressive Party suffered a crushing defeat in Saturday’s local elections, prompting President Tsai Ing-wen to resign as the party’s chief.
  2. NHK has learned that a tax haven may have been involved in the suspected financial misconduct by former Nissan Motor Chairman Carlos Ghosn.
  3. Japan’s foreign minister wants to hold a conference in one of the Palestinian territories to discuss the provision of aid to the Palestinian people.