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Hsu Ching-chung (Chinese: 徐慶鐘; pinyin: Xú Qìngzhōng; 19 July 1907 – 13 March 1996) was a Taiwanese politician. He was the Vice Premier of the Republic of China from 1972 to 1981.[1]

Hsu Ching-chung
Vice Premier of the Republic of China
In office
1 June 1972 – 1 December 1981
PremierChiang Ching-kuo
Sun Yun-suan
Preceded byChiang Ching-kuo
Succeeded byChiu Chuang-huan
Minister of the Interior of the Republic of China
In office
3 June 1966 – 1 June 1972
Preceded byLien Chen-tung
Succeeded byLin Chin-sheng
Personal details
Born19 July 1907
Taihoku, Taiwan, Empire of Japan
Died13 March 1996(1996-03-13) (aged 88)
Taipei, Taiwan
NationalityRepublic of China
Political partyKuomintang
Alma materTaihoku Imperial University

Early lifeEdit

Born in Taipei, Hsu was of Hakka ancestry from Jiaoling, Meizhou, Guangdong, China. He graduated from Taihoku Imperial University.[2]


  1. ^ 歷任副院長 [Past Vice Premiers] (in Chinese). Retrieved 2017-02-23.
  2. ^ "Vice President Yen Asked To Carry on as Premier - Taiwan Info".