CHINA: New Premier

Alleging advanced age and illness as an excuse for no longer being able to face the problems which confront the Chinese Government, Premier Sun Pao-chi tendered his resignation and those of his Ministers to President Tsao-Kun.

President Tsao-Kun chose Dr. Wu Yen, a former Minister of Agriculture, for the post of Premier and submitted his name to Parliament for approval.

No other Cabinet changes were forecast.


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