Premier of the Republic of China

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President of the Executive Yuan
行政院院長
Xíngzhèng Yuàn Yuànzhǎng (Mandarin)
Hêng-chèng Īⁿ Īⁿ-tiúⁿ (Taiwanese)
Hàng-chṳn Yen Yen-chhòng (Hakka)
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Incumbent
Su Tseng-chang

since 14 January 2019[1]
StylePresident
Premier (international)
StatusHead of government
Reports toLegislative Yuan
SeatTaipei, Taiwan
AppointerPresident
Term lengthNo fixed term
Constituting instrumentConstitution of the Republic of China and its Additional Articles
Formation13 March 1912 (1912-03-13)
First holderTang Shaoyi (as Premier of Cabinet)
Unofficial names閣揆
Gékuí (Mandarin)
Koh-kûi (Taiwanese)
Kok-khùi (Hakka)
DeputyVice Preimer
Websiteenglish.ey.gov.tw

The President of the Executive Yuan (Chinese: 行政院院長; pinyin: Xíngzhèng Yuàn Yuànzhǎng), commonly known as the Premier of the Republic of China (sometimes as Prime Minister) (Chinese: 閣揆; pinyin: Gékuí), is the head of the Executive Yuan. The Executive Yuan is the executive branch of the government of the Republic of China (ROC). It controls Taiwan, Penghu, Matsu, and Kinmen. The premier is appointed by the President of the Republic of China.[2]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Former premier Su to regain position". Taipei Times. 12 January 2019.
  2. "行政院全球資訊網". www.ey.gov.tw.