TITLE

The Secret of Ma's Success

AUTHOR(S)
Adams, Jonathan
PUB. DATE
July 2005
SOURCE
Newsweek (Pacific Edition);7/25/2005-8/1/2005 (Pacific Edition), Vol. 146 Issue 4/5, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that the stage is set for Ma Ying-jeou's run at Taiwan's presidency in 2008, following his victory in the party vote for the Kuomintang chairmanship. Suggestion that Ma's victory in the chairmanship election will please Chinese officials since he opposed formal independence for the island during his campaign; Review of how the independence-leaning Democratic Progressive Party gained power in Taiwan in 2000; Question of whether or not Ma will be able to clean up his party's corrupt image.
ACCESSION #
17715770

 

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