Kuomintang Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. United Kingdom's top envoy visits KMT's Hung Hsiu-chuRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2015 | The China Post

    UK's de facto ambassador to Taiwan yesterday visited Deputy Legislative Speaker and likely Kuomintang presidential candidate Hung Hsiu-chu . During a 30-minute closed-door meeting, UK representative to Taiwan and head of the British Office, Chris Wood, congratulated Hung on her upcoming nomination as KMT's presidential candidate, Hung's spokesman Philip Yang told reporters yesterday following the meeting.

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  2. Hung says US trip can be made by proxyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2015 | The China Post

    Deputy Legislative Speaker and likely Kuomintang 2016 presidential candidate said yesterday that discussions and decisions regarding a possible U.S. visit on her part was being conducted by her aides. Hung, who made the comments to the press after visiting the KMT Taipei City Council caucus.

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  3. Ancestors' deeds and status shouldn't impede solidarityRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2015 | The China Post

    Less than a week after Democratic Progressive Party Chairwoman Tsai Ing-wen called for a "defamation-free campaign," she and the Kuomintang's presumptive presidential candidate are both under a barrage of attacks from one another's support base. "I expect that this election campaign between two women will give the public a new image and create a true paradigm for democracy," Tsai had said after opinion polls gave Deputy Legislative Speaker Hung Hsiu-chu over 30 percent of the KMT's support, making her the party's presumptive candidate for 2016.

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  4. TAIPEI: Taiwan's DPP may be squandering its political capital on infightingRead the original story

    Jun 25, 2015 | Asia News Network

    As Rahm Emanuel, U.S. President Barack Obama's former chief of staff famously said: "You never let a serious crisis go to waste ... it's an opportunity to do things you think you could not do before." The Kuomintang has a serious crisis at hand and it is showing signs of making use of the opportunity it provides.

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  5. DPP may be squandering its political capital on infightingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2015 | The China Post

    As Rahm Emanuel, U.S. President Barack Obama's former chief of staff famously said: "You never let a serious crisis go to waste ... it's an opportunity to do things you think you could not do before." The Kuomintang has a serious crisis at hand and it is showing signs of making use of the opportunity it provides.

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  6. DPP forfeits 11 districts for legislative electionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2015 | The China Post

    ... given up to a third party that would have a better chance of achieving the mutual goal of defeating the ruling Kuomintang (KMT). The decision would also be beneficial for the DPP to negotiate with other parties who share similar objectives with the ...

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  7. Taiwan Raises Its Voice AgainRead the original story

    Jun 25, 2015 | CFR.org

    ... on Foreign Relations. A mostly symbolic body set up in 1990 by the government of the former ruling party, the Kuomintang (KMT), as a conciliatory gesture to China and pro-unification hardliners in Taiwan. The NUC was tasked with crafting guidelines ...

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  8. KMT's Hung 'unlikely' to visit US, says sourceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2015 | The China Post

    Kuomintang presidential hopeful Hung Hsiu-chu's trip to the U.S. is now extremely unlikely unless circumstances dictate it is absolutely essential, according to a source close to her. Hung's trip to the U.S. has been a much talked about subject in the last couple of days.

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  9. Tsai heads to Kaohsiung on a busy agendaRead the original story

    Jun 21, 2015 | ETaiwanNews.com

    ... pointing out its years of devotion to improving the country's education and social welfare. When asked about Kuomintang's possible change of legislative candidate from Huang Chao-shun to former Mainland Affairs Council (MAC) principal deputy ...

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  10. Epic novel tracing PRC's history took writer decades to completeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2015 | South China Morning Post

    ... in modern Chinese history - being born in Hong Kong into a Guangdong Hakka family with close ties to both the Kuomintang and Communist top brass in 1937, the year China's conflict with Japan escalated into a full-scale war, he saw history unfolding ...

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  11. Hung says future US trip plans 'up to me'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2015 | The China Post

    Contradictions appeared to surface yesterday between Hung Hsiu-chu , the likely Kuomintang candidate for the 2016 presidential election, and her party Chairman Eric Chu , over when and whether Hung would tour the United States before the election, with Hung stating that the final decision lay with her. On Saturday morning, Chu told the press that a U.S. trip led by Hung could take place after she was officially confirmed as the party's presidential candidate following its national party congress on July 19. Chu said that depending on scheduling factors and communication with the U.S. side, the trip could be slated for August or September.

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  12. TIME photographer fascinated by feedback on shot of Tsai Ing-wenRead the original story

    Jun 20, 2015 | ETaiwanNews.com

    ... in the TIME magazine article on her. Her main competition in the race will most likely be another woman, of the Kuomintang, who currently serves as the deputy speaker of Taiwan's Legislative Yuan. Tsai made an unsuccessful bid for the presidency in ...

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  13. As heavyweights back off, Hung Hsiu-chu seeks KMT presidential candidacy in TaiwanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2015 | South China Morning Post

    Taiwan's ruling party the KMT approves Hung Hsiu-chu, deputy speaker of Taiwan parliament, as its candidate in the 2016 presidential election. Photo: EPA When Hung Hsiu-chu ran against former acting Kuomintang chairman Wu Po-hsiung for the party chairmanship eight years ago, the veteran lawmaker garnered only 13 per cent of the votes, against Wu's 87 per cent.

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  14. The Economist sees a - female face-off' in TaiwanRead the original story

    Jun 20, 2015 | ETaiwanNews.com

    's victory in last week's Kuomintang primary polls makes it virtually certain that Taiwan's next president will be a woman. with Chiang Kai-shek's forces in the 1940s, he was for some of Ms Hung's childhood locked up in the island's harshest prison for alleged Communist connections, while Chiang's thuggish police harassed the family," the magazine writes.

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  15. KMT presidential candidate to visit U.S. after July: paperRead the original story

    Jun 20, 2015 | ETaiwanNews.com

    The deputy Legislative speaker will make a trip to the United States later this year, Times quoted lawmaker Lin Yu-fang as saying. The veteran Kuomintang member is one of Hung's allies in Taiwan's Legislature.

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  16. Green values are essential for our national well-beingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2015 | The China Post

    Six years after it was first proposed, the Greenhouse Gas Reduction and Management Act passed its third reading in the Legislative Yuan this week. Kuomintang Legislator Chiu Wen-yen called it a "nearly impossible" feat.

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  17. KMT candidate reflects on Hung-Wang relationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2015 | The China Post

    Deputy Legislative Speaker and likely Kuomintang presidential candidate Hung Hsiu-chu reversed her stance on remarks she made on Thursday in which she said that Legislative Speaker Wang Jin-pyng would need to participate in a head-to-head election if he wanted to return to the Legislative Yuan. In a radio interview, Hung said it was not a matter of her "supporting or not supporting" Wang continuing his tenure as legislative speaker, but that the overall strategy regarding the KMT's legislature-at-large allocations to keep Wang at his current position seemed unfeasible.

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  18. Tsai latest 'Time' cover storyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2015 | The China Post

    ... chose to highlight the value of Taiwan's democratic values on its cover. Deputy Legislative Speaker and likely Kuomintang presidential candidate Hung Hsiu-chu (ae ac aeY ) told Time that she did not believe Tsai to be a "strong opponent." As Tsai's ...

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  19. AIT has no response on Hung's remarks on U.S. visitRead the original story

    Jun 19, 2015 | ETaiwanNews.com

    Taipei, June 19 The director of the American Institute in Taiwan would not comment on likely Kuomintang presidential candidate . "I can't comment on that," Kin Moy said, in response to questions from local media after Hung said Thursday she was not inclined to visit the U.S. ahead of the presidential in January.

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  20. Will campaigns become defamation-free?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2015 | Korea Herald

    Amid Kuomintang Deputy Legislative Speaker Hung Hsiu-chu's win of the ruling party's primary presidential approval polls with 46 percent, Democratic Progressive Party chairwoman Tsai Ing-wen pronounced a "defamation-free campaign" Sunday. She hopes the two potential leaders can pave the way toward a new election culture.

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