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Taiwan KMT nominates candidates for 2012

07-04-2011 09:01 BJT

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Taiwan leader Ma Ying-Jeou has received approval at a ruling Kuomingtang's meeting to run for a second term in office. Ma has pledged to strengthen the economy and further improve ties with the Chinese Mainland.

The KMT also approved incumbent administrator Wu Den-yih as Ma's running mate for the January 14th election. Ma will be standing against the Democratic Progressive Party’s chairwoman, Tsai Ing-Wen. Ma told the meeting he will seek better ties with the Mainland based on the 1992 consensus of One China Principle.

Ma said, "The Democratic Progressive Party should admit that their policies can't match people's needs any more. And their words don't match their actions, they are not honest. "

Editor:Shi Jierui |Source: CNTV.CN

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