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Premier Lin Chuan to resign: sources

2017/09/04 12:22:58

Premier Lin Chuan. CNA file photo

Taipei, Sept. 4 (CNA) Premier Lin Chuan (林全) will resign and his position will be taken over by Tainan Mayor Lai Ching-te (賴清德), Cabinet sources said Monday.

Lai will take over as premier on Friday, said the sources, who asked not to be named.

(By Ku Chuan and Elizabeth Hsu)