http://www.sina.com.cn 2008年03月24日 09:20 中国日报网站
Taiwan"s Kuomintang (KMT) declared its candidate, Ma Ying-jeou, won the island"s leadership election on Saturday, according to an initial ballot count.
Taiwan residents began voting in the leadership election at 8 a.m., voting ended at 4 p.m.. Results are expected at 9.30 p.m. About 17.3 million people voted at 14,401 polling stations, said the Taiwan authority.
Frank Hsieh from the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) and his running mate Su Tseng-chang, are competing to be Taiwan"s next leaders with Ma Ying-jeou, former KMT party chairman, and Vincent Siew.