TITLE

KISS YOUR ASSETS GOODBYE

AUTHOR(S)
Perrin, Andrew
PUB. DATE
October 2002
SOURCE
Time International (South Pacific Edition);10/14/2002, Issue 40, p50
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the legislation introduced by Taiwan President Chen Shui-bian barring political parties from investing in profit-making enterprises. The bill's effect on the Kuomintang (KMT) party; Description of the KMT's holdings; KMT party chairman Lien Chan's reaction to the legislation; History of the KMT party; Public perceptions; Attempt to build a new image.
ACCESSION #
7510367

 

Related Articles

  • KEEPING CHINA QUIET. Wehrfritz, George; Adams, Jonathan // Newsweek (Atlantic Edition);5/1/2006 (Atlantic Edition), Vol. 147 Issue 18, p28 

    This article reports on political events in Taiwan in 2006. The island nation has long been claimed by the mainland as being part of China, a assertion vigorously denied by president Chen Shui-bian. Chen's popularity in Taiwan has declined and he is expected to be defeated in 2008 elections by...

  • The Secret of Ma's Success. Adams, Jonathan // Newsweek (Pacific Edition);7/25/2005-8/1/2005 (Pacific Edition), Vol. 146 Issue 4/5, p4 

    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...

  • The Secret of Ma's Success. Adams, Jonathan // Newsweek (Atlantic Edition);7/25/2005-8/1/2005 (Atlantic Edition), Vol. 146 Issue 4/5, p4 

    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...

  • Sex ratios and the red dragon: using the Chinese Communist Revolution to explore the effect of the sex ratio on women and children in Taiwan. Francis, Andrew // Journal of Population Economics;Jul2011, Vol. 24 Issue 3, p813 

    In 1949, Mao Zedong and the People's Liberation Army defeated the Chinese Nationalist Army. Hundreds of thousands of mainland Chinese fled to the island of Taiwan. In this paper, I use the demographic consequences of the Chinese Communist Revolution and subsequent Taiwanese military policy to...

  • Is It Time For Two Chinas ? EDABURN, PATRICK // Moderate Voice;11/5/2013, p8 

    The article offers information on the governments of the Republic of China (ROC), known as Taiwan, and the Peoples Republic of China (PRC), also know as Mainland China. It mentions that the PRC was established after the Communists won the civil war with the Nationalist government in the first...

  • Cross-Strait Relations To Remain Strong.  // Asia Monitor: China & North East Asia Monitor;Sep2011, Vol. 18 Issue 9, p7 

    The article offers information on the political outlooks for Taiwan in 2011-2012. It states that public opinion polls show that electoral support is equally divided between the Democratic Progressive Party and Kuomintang. It says that the election in 2012 is unlikely to affect the cross-Strait...

  • Sunflowers in Springtime: Taiwan's Crisis and the End of an Era in Cross-Strait Cooperation. Cole, J. Michael // China Brief;4/9/2014, Vol. 14 Issue 7, p5 

    The article focuses on the author's views about the political crisis in Taiwan since March 18, 2014. It is inferred that Taiwanese President Ma Ying-jeou has two years left in his second and last term. Issues concerning the Cross-Strait Services Trade Agreement (CSSTA) between Taiwan and China...

  • Political Overview.  // Taiwan Defence & Security Report;Q1 2012, Issue 1, p63 

    The article presents an overview on the political conditions in Taiwan in 2012. It provides a succession scenario of the country's cross-strait relations regardless of the outcomes of the 2012 national elections which favored the reelection of incumbent Ma Ying-jeou-led Kuomintang (KMT) party....

  • Resource Allocation and the Performance of Taiwan's Democratic Progressive Party in Mixed-Member Majoritarian Elections. JIH-WEN LIN // Issues & Studies;Jun2014, Vol. 50 Issue 2, p1 

    Politics always involves the exchange of resources for votes, but the mechanism differs according to the electoral institution. The principal-agent model identifies two necessary conditions for this exchange to be feasible: (1) the opportunity cost of preferential grants is small, and (2) agents...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics