TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan remained at No. 43 on the 2021 World Press Freedom Index announced by Reporters Without Borders (RSF) Tuesday (April 20), ranking between South Korea and the United States.
Out of 180 countries surveyed, China ranked at No. 177, while Japan fell one spot to No. 67 and Hong Kong remained at No. 80. The list was headed by northern European countries, with Norway occupying the top spot, followed by Finland, Sweden, and Denmark. The first non-European country, Costa Rica, came at No. 5 .
border n. 邊境
survey v. 做問卷
occupy v. 佔據