Editorial : Tsai's star is rising

【明報專訊】THE lead-up to the Taiwanese presidential election in January 2020 is entering a white-hot state. The Kuomintang (KMT) is to announce today (July 8) the results of the opinion polls for the primary. No matter whether it is Han Kuo-yu or Terry Gou that emerges victorious, the KMT will find that the best moment to create momentum is already lost, as the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) has been approaching the race with perfect composure.