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  1. MOEA details NT$750 electricity refundRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2014 | The China Post

    ... will be discussed in the Legislative Yuan after the Dec. 25 public hearing the finance committee will be holding. Kuomintang Legislators Ting Shou-chung (a a Sa ) and Liao Kuo-tung (a -aoe ae Y) questioned the purpose of Taipower's proposed ...

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  2. Taiwan election delivers a blow to Beijing's ambitionsRead the original story

    Dec 18, 2014 | The Nation

    The rout of the Nationalist Party, or Kuomintang , in Taiwan by the opposition Democratic Progressive Party in local elections on November 29 changed Taiwan's political landscape overnight, making the DPP candidate for president in 2016 the odds-on favourite and possibly marking a change in cross-strait relations. While each of the 9-in-1 elections was a local race, cumulatively, they constituted a referendum on the performance of the Ma Ying-jeou presidency.

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  3. Thursday stuff: our first joy from Eric ChuRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2014 | The View from Taiwan

    ... affairs commissioner for New Taipei City. Solidarity.tw has the translation ( Apple Daily in Chinese )... The Kuomintang's financial interests are massive and complex and pose a huge problem for the presumed future party chairman, New Taipei City ...

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  4. Taiwan considers releasing jailed former president for medical treatmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2014 | South China Morning Post

    ... strike after the court's ruling. Calls for Chen to be given medical parole have increased since the governing Kuomintang suffered crushing defeats in last month's local elections. Chen, 64, appeared on television last week, looking feeble with ...

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  5. Taiwan elections send a wake up call to presidentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... different world message to their current government on November 29th when the ruling party, the conservative KMT (Kuomintang) suffered a major loss. "Our economy and technologies are not what it was about ten years ago," said Joan Wong, a Hsinchu ...

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  6. DPP names human rights as main constitutional concernRead the original story

    Dec 17, 2014 | ETaiwanNews.com

    ... basic changes by New Taipei City Mayor Eric Liluan Chu as he launched his candidacy for chairman of the ruling Kuomintang. legislator Cheng Li-chiun said Wednesday the easiest issues to find a cross-party consensus for were the lowering of the ...

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  7. MAC strategizes to target youth, netizensRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2014 | The China Post

    Mainland Affairs Council Minister Wang Yu-chi said yesterday at the Kuomintang weekly Central Standing Committee meeting that the MAC would like to strengthen exchanges between Taiwan and China through Taiwanese youth, grassroots groups and locals. The MAC report presented by Wang said that its policy regarding cross-strait relations will not change and that China will not falter on the "1992 Consensus."

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  8. No timetable on medical parole for ex-President Chen: ministryRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2014 | The China Post

    ... of Justice according to past precedents. Chen Shui-bian, Taiwan's first and so far only president not from the Kuomintang (KMT), was in office from 2000 to 2008. He was sentenced to 20 years in prison and fined NT$250 million (US$8.01 million) after ...

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  9. NSC chief demands apology from anchorRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2014 | The China Post

    TAIPEI, Taiwan -- National Security Council chief King Pu-tsung demanded a public apology from SET News yesterday, after Chen said on the 6 p.m. news broadcast that King instructed Kuomintang Deputy Secretary-General Lin Te-jui to call KMT Legislator Alex Tsai in order to ask former KMT Taipei mayoral candidate Sean Lien's camp not to attack the infamous food company Ting Hsin or the Wei family during Lien's mayoral campaign. Lin responded to claims made by Tsai yesterday, saying that neither he nor any KMT executives had influenced Lien to protect Ting Hsin or the Wei family.

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  10. Committee postpones stock gains tax for 3 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2014 | The China Post

    ... to NT$5 billion was not adopted. Next, the bill must make it through a vote by the full Legislature, which Kuomintang (KMT) lawmaker Lin Te-fu (ae -a3 4 c ), convener of the Finance Committee, says may take place by year's end. Lawmakers and others ...

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  11. Taipei-Beijing policy to remain unchanged: Taiwan negotiatorRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2014 | Channelnewsasia.com

    In his speech at the KMT Central Standing Committee, Mainland Affairs Council Minister Wang Yu-chi said he expects Beijing will keep its current policy with Taiwan unchanged,. TAIPEI: Taiwan's top negotiator with China has openly commented on how the ruling Kuomintang's recent electoral defeat may impact future cross-strait ties since the November local elections.

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  12. Chinese mainland vows no change in developing cross-Strait tiesRead the original story

    Dec 17, 2014 | Xinhuanet

    The mainland will not change its policies regarding the promotion of relations with Taiwan, a Chinese mainland spokeswoman said on Wednesday. Fan Liqing, spokeswoman with the State Council Taiwan Affairs Office, made the remarks at a press conference in response to a question on possible impacts on cross-Strait ties after the island's ruling Kuomintang Party suffered a defeat in local elections last month.

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  13. Taiwan President Ma Ying-jeou (centre) resigned as Kuomintang...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2014 | South China Morning Post

    Beijing will stick to its cross-strait policy and continue its proactive interactions with the Kuomintang despite the Taiwanese ruling party's landslide defeat in the island's local elections last month, the State Council Taiwan Affairs Office said on Wednesday. "Our policy and principles on pushing for the peaceful development of cross-strait relations will not change," the office's spokeswoman Fan Liqing said at a press briefing in the morning.

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  14. Taiwan's ailing economy major challenge for leadership hopefulsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2014 | Yahoo!

    ... well as fears over China's growing influence, a string of food scandals and soaring housing prices saw the ruling Kuomintang party routed in local elections last month seen as a barometer for the 2016 presidential race. Ma had pledged that improved ...

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  15. TAIWAN: In race for top, odds in Tsai's favourRead the original story

    Dec 16, 2014 | Asia News Network

    The rout of the Nationalist Party, or Kuomintang , in Taiwan by the opposition Democratic Progressive Party in local elections on November 29 changed Taiwan's political landscape overnight, making the DPP candidate for president in 2016 the odds-on favourite and possibly marking a change in cross-strait relations. While each of the 9-in-1 elections was a local race, cumulatively, they constituted a referendum on the performance of the Ma Ying-jeou presidency.

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  16. TAIPEI: Amendment of Taiwan constitution a must: ChuRead the original story

    Dec 16, 2014 | Asia News Network

    ... party. Chu said he hopes that everyone can offer their opinion to help better Taiwan. As Chu will become the Kuomintang (KMT) chairman-elect by default, he will also still be New Taipei City mayor. In the Legislative Yuan, Chu has the option of ...

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  17. Cabinet deputy to resign ahead of Taichung bidRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2014 | The China Post

    ... in politics, and that he was confident he would win the much-coveted position. Many members of the ruling Kuomintang (KMT) have expressed a wish to run for Lin's former spot as well; local chapter chief Chiang Shih-liang (ae Ya e < ) said the final ...

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  18. US files mirror Chinese fighters in warRead the original story

    Dec 10, 2014 | China Daily

    Editor's Note: From 1937 to 1945, China fought a war to resist Japanese aggression, led by the Communist Party of China mostly in the north and the then ruling Kuomintang party largely in the south. Professor Tonglin Lu talks with Ed Zhang of China Daily about the roles of the two forces as reflected in some previously little-known documents in the US wartime intelligence archives.

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  19. KMT prepares for leadership raceRead the original story

    Dec 10, 2014 | ETaiwanNews.com

    The search for a new leader was the main topic Wednesday at the first meeting of the Kuomintang's Central Standing Committee since Vice President Wu Den-yih took over as acting chairman. According to the decisions reached by the CSC Wednesday, party members will have the opportunity to elect a new leader on January 17, but the picking up of registration forms for candidates will take place on Friday and Saturday.

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  20. Top labour job contenders woo Taipei's e-lectorateRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2014 | South China Morning Post

    ... as a major reason the former surgeon, a political novice, was able to win the post in Taipei, a stronghold of the Kuomintang party for decades. The 20,000 people who have registered will be able to vote either online or at Ko's campaign office from ...

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