The China Post
Date: November 28, 2015
By: Yuan-Ming Chiao
TAIPEI, Taiwan — Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) Chairwoman
Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) and her running mate Chen Chien-ren (陳建仁) officially registered their bid for the 14th term of the president and vice president of the R.O.C. yesterday in Taipei amid cheering supporters. In remarks given at the Central Election Commission (CEC,中選會) before registration formalities, Tsai vowed to restore confidence and pride to the Taiwanese people should she assume office on May 20, 2016.
They face the Kuomintang (KMT) ticket of Eric Chu (朱立倫) and Wang Ju-hsuan (王如玄) and the People First Party (PFP) and the Minkuotang (MKT, 民國黨) joint ticket of James Soong (宋楚瑜) and Hsu Hsin-ying (徐欣瑩), both of which registered their candidacy earlier in the week. [FULL STORY]