Foxconn founder Terry Gou prays at a temple in New Taipei City, Taiwan, on Wednesday. Photo: EPA-EFE

Pressure mounts for Taiwan’s Tsai Ing-wen as Foxconn’s Terry Gou reveals run for 2020 presidential race

  • Former president Ma Ying-jeou says tycoon’s involvement in KMT primaries will help strengthen party system
  • Gou’s business experience would be valuable asset in a leader for the island, analysts say
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Foxconn founder Terry Gou prays at a temple in New Taipei City, Taiwan, on Wednesday. Photo: EPA-EFE
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Terry Gou, founder and chairman of Foxconn, prays at a temple in New Taipei City. Photo: Reuters

Taiwanese tycoon Gou thanks Chinese sea goddess for inspiration then announces 2020 presidential run

  • Foxconn founder counts down to decision day on challenge for the island’s top job
  • Urged on by Goddess Matsu, Gou plans to ‘do more things for the people’
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Terry Gou, founder and chairman of Foxconn, prays at a temple in New Taipei City. Photo: Reuters
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