Taiwan minister catches flak for iPhone 5 posting
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Taiwan is up in arms over comments a government official made on his Facebook account.
Hu Yu-wei, Taiwan’s information minister, posted a picture of the iPhone 5 on his Facebook account yesterday, along with a caption, saying “Help the economy and bolster consumption,” according to the Associated Press, which was first to report on the story. Soon after, Hu was hammered by critics, who said that he wasn’t supporting his country.
Taiwan is currently suffering through a sluggish economy that could use a jump-start from…