World News: 09:50 GMT Wednesday 17th April 2019. [Yahoo Business News Feed via SPi World News]
Terry Gou, chairman of Apple supplier Foxconn, said on Wednesday he will contest Taiwan's 2020 presidential election, shaking up the political landscape at a time of heightened tension between the self-ruled island and Beijing. Gou, Taiwan's richest person with a net worth of $7.6 billion according to Forbes, said he would join the already competitive race, and take part in the opposition, China-friendly Kuomintang (KMT) primaries. 'Peace, stability and (Taiwan's) economy future are my core values,' Gou said later at the KMT's headquarters in Taipei.
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