Taiwan Premier Sean Chen Resigns, Vice Premier to Succeed
Taiwanese Premier Sean Chen has resigned on health and family grounds, according to presidential spokesman Fan-Chiang Tai-chi.
Vice Premier Jiang Yi-Huah will be appointed to replace him following the Lunar New Year, Fan-Chiang said today. Chen will be named a senior adviser to the president, and Mao Chi-kuo, Minister of Transportation and Communications, will succeed Jiang as vice premier, he said.
To contact the reporter on this story: Adela Lin in Taipei at email@example.com
To contact the editor responsible for this story: Gregory Turk at firstname.lastname@example.org