Chia Ching-teh

Chia Ching-teh (1880-1960; Chinese: 賈景德; pinyin: Jiǎ Jǐngdé) was a politician in the Republic of China. He was the Vice Premier in 1949.[2]

Chia Ching-teh
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President of Examination Yuan
In office
21 April 1952 – 1 September 1954[1]
Preceded byNiou Yung-chien
Succeeded byMo Teh-hui
Vice Premier of the Republic of China
In office
21 March 1949 – 12 June 1949
PremierHe Yingqin
Yan Xishan
Preceded byWu Tieh-cheng
Succeeded byChu Chia-hua
Personal details
Born1880 (1880)
Qinshui County, Shanxi, Qing Empire
Died25 October 1960(1960-10-25) (aged 79–80)
Taipei, Taiwan
NationalityRepublic of China
Political partyKuomintang
Alma materHubei Military Academy


Chia was educated at Hubei Military Academy. Chinese government records indicated that he was a member of the Examination Yuan, serving as minister at the Ministry of Personnel.[3] On June 11, 1949, he was appointed Secretary General of the Executive Yuan by Yen Hsi-shan.[4]

Diplomatic papers at the U.S. State Department revealed that he was appointed by the acting President Li Zhongren in March 1949 along with a number of new Cabinet personnel.[4] The list was published by Chung Yang Jih Pao.[5]

Chia died in October 1960.[6]


  1. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2016-03-03. Retrieved 2015-01-01.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  2. ^ "PolROC". Retrieved 2014-04-29.
  3. ^ Chinese Ministry of Information (1947). China Year Book. New York: The Macmillan Company. p. 577.
  4. ^ a b United States Department of State (1949). Foreign Relations of the United States: Diplomatic Papers, Volume VIII. Washington, D.C.: U.S. Government Printing Office. p. 382.
  5. ^ Foreign Relations of the United States, 1949: The Far East: China, Volume VIII. Washington, D.C.: State Department Historical Office. 1976. p. 192.
  6. ^ "CHIA CHING-tE, 80, DEAD; Adviser to Chiang Became a Deputy Premier in 1949". The New York Times. 1960-10-21. ISSN 0362-4331. Retrieved 2020-02-26.