This year, a record number of LGBT athletes will compete at the Olympic Winter Games in PyeongChang, Korea.
The Indonesian legislature has given the green light to a bill that would ban LGBT behaviors on television.
China will reduce LGBT representation in the country. Indeed, we have just heard that China intends to strongly limit LGBTQ online content ranging from movies to educational videos.
Malaysia's Ministry of Health has launched a contest to define what is the best "prevention" against same-sex relationships and "gender confusion".
Taiwan's highest court recently ruled in favor of marriage equality. The judges said that all laws that oppose marriage for same-sex couples were unconstitutional. On the other hand, it was not yet known how and especially when marriage equality was to be legalized.
Huge victory !!! For several years, we have been waiting to find out which Asian country is going to legalize the equal marriage first and a great victory has taken place in Taiwan.
A nice little story recently happened in Taiwan. Jennifer Chang, who works for the HSBC bank in Taiwan, has run into the refusal of her parents to attend her wedding. Her boss then decided to replace her dad at the ceremony.
While Taiwan could be the first Asian country to legalize marriage equality, a video of a father accepting his lesbian daughter is viral.
A very important step has just been taken in Taiwan to get the equal marriage.
The Progressive Democratic Party and the Conservative Party have introduced before the national legislature bills to legalize the equal marriage and adoption for same-sex couples in Taiwan.