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  1. Defaulted Chinese gold bonds get attention of Delaware debt collection firmRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2015 | Examiner.com

    Formosa Liberty Corporation , a Delaware debt collection company, announced on Feb. 17 that it had assembled a portfolio of defaulted Republic of China bonds and would attempt to obtain a settlement with the Kuomintang government currently occupying Taiwan . Peter Hsieh, CEO of Formosa Liberty, authorized the disclosure of the international collection effort in a company statement.

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  2. Failed recall shows law sets bar unconstitutionally highRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2015 | The China Post

    ... God will only become scraps of junk metal." After the disappointingly low turnout in the effort to recall Kuomintang (KMT) Legislator "Alex" Tsai Cheng-yuan was announced yesterday, Tsai himself resurfaced from a rare period of silence and read out, ...

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  3. Chu visits Lee, Song in search of supportRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2015 | The China Post

    TAIPEI, Taiwan -- Kuomintang party chief and New Taipei City Mayor Eric Chu was asked yesterday to visit People First Party chief James Soong and former President Lee Tung-hui Chairwoman Tsai Ing-wen officially announced her bid for president in 2016 on Saturday, political critics nationwide have been speculating about the potential KMT party candidates that are capable of standing up to Tsai. Currently Chu, Legislative Yuan Speaker Wang Jin-pyng and Vice President Wu Den-yi , who are considered the KMT's frontrunners, haven't declared whether they will run in the KMT party primary election.

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  4. Taiwan names new China affairs chief after spy rowRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2015 | The Peninsula

    ... by force if necessary Ties between the two have improved markedly since Ma Ying-jeou of the China-friendly Kuomintang party came to power in 2008. He was re-elected in 2012 as the president Taiwan last month slammed a unilateral move by China to ...

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  5. Taiwan opposition leader Tsai aims to contest 2016 presidential pollRead the original story

    Feb 15, 2015 | The Star Online

    Taiwan opposition leader Tsai Ing-wen has registered as a candidate for the island's presidential primary in March, promising "a new beginning" amid a wave of popular discontent with the China-friendly ruling Kuomintang . The ruling party says recent deals with largest trading partner China will help Taiwan's economy, but it took a drubbing in elections in November because of unease over the pace of rapprochement.

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  6. Tsai Ing-wen should clarify her national stance: KMTRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2015 | The China Post

    Kuomintang spokesman Charles Chen called on Democratic Progressive Party Chairwoman Tsai Ing-wen, who just announced her intention to run for president in 2016, to clearly declare her stance on the status of the Republic of China. In her presidential bid announcement, Tsai failed to mention the term "Republic of China," prompting Chen to demand an explanation.

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  7. Taiwan's opposition DPP chief Dr Tsai Ing-wen to run for president in 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2015 | South China Morning Post

    Dr Tsai Ing-wen vows to maintain cross-strait stability in her bid to lead Taiwan in the 2016 presidential election.Photo: EPA Taiwan's opposition Democratic Progressive Party leader Dr Tsai Ing-wen has registered to run in the party's primary for the 2016 presidential election. Tsai is expected to represent the pro-independence DPP against the ruling Kuomintang's candidate in the election, which is seen to be in DPP's favour after KMT's crushing defeat in November's local government polls.

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  8. DPP chair Tsai runs for Taiwan primaryRead the original story

    Feb 15, 2015 | Xinhuanet

    ... the second attempt by Tsai, 59, to win the leadership election. She lost to incumbent leader Ma Ying-jeou of the Kuomintang (KMT) in the 2012 race. The KMT has not yet started its nomination process. Commenting on Tsai's chances, KMT representative ...

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  9. Taiwan's opposition leader Tsai Ing-wen lodges presidential bidRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2015 | The Straits Times

    ... The 58-year-old party chairwoman failed to unseat incumbent President Ma Ying-jeou of the Beijing-friendly Kuomintang party (KMT) when she ran against him for the top post in 2012. But recent polls have given Tsai a strong lead for the 2016 contest ...

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  10. Taiwan's opposition leader lodges presidential bidRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2015 | Yahoo!

    ... The 58-year-old party chairwoman failed to unseat incumbent President Ma Ying-jeou of the Beijing-friendly Kuomintang party (KMT) when she ran against him for the top post in 2012. But recent polls have given Tsai a strong lead for the 2016 contest ...

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  11. Tiny northern town of Mae Salong in Thailand bears a distinctive Chinese pastRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2015 | The Straits Times

    Apart from paying tribute to the Kuomintang troops who fought and died in the war against Communist China, the Chinese Martyrs' Memorial Museum in Mae Salong also includes a museum depicting the history of the town. -- PHOTO: LESLIE KOH Akha women can be seen at the markets hawking their wares ; Crispy youtiao and soya bean milk is a standard breakfast for many; Mae Salong's residents do their best to preserve Chinese culture and the town feels like a typical Yunnan village.

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  12. Law changes may be needed to settle election schedulesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2015 | The China Post

    ... suffered a crushing defeat in November 2014's local elections. He has relinquished his leadership of the ruling Kuomintang (KMT), and has been keeping a very low profile, as if he were no longer willing to face the public. In theory he is still in ...

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  13. Ma rejects label of 'lame duck' presidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2015 | The China Post

    ... video channel of the United Daily News, amid reports that the Ma administration was in disarray after the ruling Kuomintang's crushing defeat in November's local elections. Commenting on the departures of several ministers, he said that former ...

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  14. Tsai Ing-wen declares presidential bidRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2015 | The China Post

    ... Chen became president in 2000 on a platform of "power rotation," meaning it was time to have his DPP replace the Kuomintang. The once charismatic Ma ousted the DPP in 2008, re-establishing the KMT's rule. "I'm not seeking to lead Taiwan to a DPP ...

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  15. DPP Chair Tsai Ing-wen announces presidential bidRead the original story

    Feb 14, 2015 | ETaiwanNews.com

    ... has been widely expected that Tsai could be the only contender and that she has a strong chance of defeating her Kuomintang opponent. Chairman Eric Liluan Chu has often been labeled as the most popular potential candidate, but he has repeatedly said ...

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  16. Ballots being counted in recall of KMT lawmaker Alex TsaiRead the original story

    Feb 14, 2015 | ETaiwanNews.com

    As voters in Kuomintang legislator Alex Tsai's election constituency could take part in an unprecedented recall Saturday, the politician himself said he would spend the day at home sleeping. The vote, between 8 a.m. and 4 p.m., needed at least 158,000 participants, or half the eligible voters in the Nangang and Neihu districts of Taipei City where Tsai was elected, if it was to be accepted as valid.

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  17. TAIPEI: Reforms after Kaohsiung hostage crisis should go beyond prison wallsRead the original story

    Feb 13, 2015 | Asia News Network

    ... of prison staff is a central problem, as is the use of alternative service conscripts as security details, said Kuomintang Legislator Huang Chao-shun yesterday. Likewise, Democratic Progressive Party lawmaker Chen Ting-fei attributed the hostage ...

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  18. Reforms after hostage crisis should go beyond prison wallsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2015 | The China Post

    ... of prison staff is a central problem, as is the use of alternative service conscripts as security details, said Kuomintang Legislator Huang Chao-shun (e ae e ) yesterday. Likewise, Democratic Progressive Party lawmaker Chen Ting-fei (e 3ao a ) ...

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  19. Son defends Chen parole after mention in inmate's manifestoRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2015 | The China Post

    ... if such an arduous process cannot prove the need for medical parole, then the MOJ will have neglected their duty. Kuomintang (KMT) Legislator Wu Yu-shen (a 3e 2ae ) said that the media was not able to show restraint in their coverage of the Jan. 11 ...

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  20. Pan-democrats must halt their war of words with the establishmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2015 | South China Morning Post

    ... referring to the central government. Instead, they wrote about the "Chinese Communists" - a term also used by the Kuomintang to address the Chinese Communist Party at the peak of hostilities during the civil war on the mainland. And the KMT ...

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