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  1. Wang Jin-pyng insists he won't stay on as vice-chairman

    Posted Aug 16th 2005, 12:00am by Jacky Hsu

    ... campaign for the chairmanship, which saw mudslinging and allegations of vote buying by the two camps. Mr Ma won by a landslide. Mr Wang told Mr Ma yesterday that he had no intention of serving ...

  2. Polls apart

    Posted Aug 07th 2003, 12:00am by Tim Culpan

    ... by a landslide, polling 51 per cent of the vote, compared to 29 per cent for the DPP's You Ying-lung. It is the third Hualien election loss for Mr You. Meanwhile, independent Wu Guo-tung picked up 18 ...

  3. Ma faces 'super-heavy burden' as election victory made official

    Posted Apr 01st 2008, 12:00am by Lawrence Chung

    ... officially attesting his landslide victory in the March 22 poll. 'Though the election certificate is just a thin sheet of paper, it also means we are shouldering a super-heavy burden that needs ...

  4. New KMT chief rules out early talks with Hu

    Posted Aug 16th 2005, 12:00am by Jacky Hsu

    ... he won a landslide victory in the May 16 election for KMT chairman, beating the speaker of the island's legislature, Wang Jin-pyng. KMT policy director Tseng Yung-chuan led a group ...

  5. Home truths for Ma

    Posted Jan 18th 2012, 12:00am

    ... fell well short of his 2008 landslide- when he won 58.45 per cent of the vote, thanks in part to voter disillusionment over a string of corruption scandals involving the DPP's Chen ...

  6. Taiwan puts political maturity on display

    Posted Mar 23rd 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Ma Ying-jeou's lopsided victory in Taiwan's presidential election is a major milestone in the island's democratic development. It followed a similar landslide, for the Kuomintang, in the legislative elections in January. Forced into the unaccustomed role of opposition for most of this decade, the party will- once again- be firmly in control of the government ...

  7. Humble Ma has no time to celebrate

    Posted Jan 14th 2008, 12:00am by Lawrence Chung

    ... was aware that a landslide victory in the legislative polls did not necessarily guarantee the presidency, especially as the KMT had now become the absolute majority in the lawmaking body. One ...

  8. Party vote bolsters position of KMT leader

    Posted Aug 21st 2005, 12:00am by Jacky Hsu

    ... initially, avoid the fate of being a lame duck, observers said. Mr Ma beat Mr Wang by a landslide in the KMT chairmanship election last month. He assumed the leadership last Friday during ...

  9. KMT's youngest leader raises hopes

    Posted Aug 20th 2005, 12:00am by Jacky Hsu

    ... that we can once again become the ruling party in 2008,' he said. Mr Ma scored a landslide election victory over legislative Speaker Wang Jin-pyng last month to succeed Lien Chan as KMT ...

  10. Safe hands to steer economy for Taiwan

    Posted Apr 22nd 2008, 12:00am by Lawrence Chung

    ... University president as premier, beat his Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) opponent, Frank Hsieh Chang-ting, in a landslide at the March 22 presidential election. His promises to revitalise ...




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