Academia Sinica VP confirmed as running mate of Tsai Ing-wen

11/14/2015 04:19 PM
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Taipei, Nov. 14 (CNA) The manager of the campaign office of Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) of the opposition Democratic Progressive Party, confirmed Saturday media reports that epidemiologist Chen Chien-jen (陳建仁), vice president of Academia Sinica (中研院), will serve as Tsai's running mate in the Jan. 16 presidential election, despite having little experience in politics.

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