ArrowArtboardCreated with Sketch.Title ChevronTitle ChevronIcon FacebookIcon LinkedinIcon Mail ContactPath LayerIcon MailPositive ArrowIcon PrintIcon Twitter

Opposition's Tsai capitalizes on public frustration

Democratic Progressive Party candidate Tsai Ing-wen (center) is chipping away at the ruling Nationalist Party's power base.

TAIPEI -- Opposition candidate Tsai Ing-wen appears to be heading to an easy victory in Taiwan's Jan. 16 presidential election, drawing on discontent with the current government and avoiding anti-mainland rhetoric to open a 30-point lead over her Nationalist Party rival.

Sponsored Content

About Sponsored Content This content was commissioned by Nikkei's Global Business Bureau.

Nikkei Asian Review, now known as Nikkei Asia, will be the voice of the Asian Century.

Celebrate our next chapter
Free access for everyone - Sep. 30

Find out more