Taiwan's presidential frontrunner, Kuomintang candidate Ma Ying-jeou, has defended his threat to boycott the Beijing Olympics against mounting criticism.Thursday, 20 March, 2008, 12:00am
Former Kuomintang chairman Ma Ying-jeou has finally set up his campaign headquarters in Taipei, underscoring the popular politician's bid to run for president next year.
Mr Ma declared his presidential bid immediately after prosecutors accused him of embezzling NT$11 million (HK$2.6 million) in special government allowances during his stint as Taipei mayor.19 Mar 2007 - 12:00am
The KMT chairman hands over reins of city with no regrets
Kuomintang chairman Ma Ying-jeou took heart yesterday from his party's victory in the council elections in Taiwan's two biggest cities as he stepped down as Taipei mayor to focus solely on party affairs.26 Dec 2006 - 12:00am
Presidential bid expected to be next test for outgoing mayor of Taipei
Kuomintang chairman and Taipei Mayor Ma Ying-jeou yesterday led 31 departmental heads from the city government in resigning en masse.20 Dec 2006 - 12:00am
The world's best known Bills, 'Windows' Gates and 'Carry on' Clinton, may not have much in common but together they could be ruing the day they advocated the wonders of the WTO to the American populace.
Behind the rhetoric it is no secret that Mr Clinton wants to be remembered as the president who greased Beijing's entry into the trade organisation.2 Dec 1999 - 12:00am