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Hong Tao Chow

government official

Hong Tao Chow, Chinese government official. Decorated special cravat of Order of Brilliant Star, 1978. Member Free China Relief Association (executive director), Chinese Economic Association.


Chow, Hong Tao was born on December 14, 1916 in Chekiang, China. Son of Shih Ming and Miao Ching (Wu) Chow.


Bachelor of Laws, National Wuhan University, 1939.


Secretary, Office of President, 1943-1957. Deputy secretary-general Kuomintang Executive committee, 1950-1959. Vice minister finance Executive Yuan, 1958-1962.

Commissioner finance Taiwan Provincial Government, 1962-1969. Chairman, executive director Bank of Taiwan, 1963-1969. Chairman board inspectors Central Bank of China, 1969-1978.

Director-general budget, accounting and statistics, 1969-1978. Deputy secretary-general Kuomintang Executive Committee, 1950-1959, member executive committee, since 1957. Minister of state Executive Yuan, since 1978.

In charge establishment of Taipei World Trade Center, since 1981. Head mission to Vatican for coronation of Pope, 1979.


  • Author: A Study on the Book of Kuantzu, 1963. The Financial Management System of the Republic of China, 1976.


Member Free China Relief Association (executive director), Chinese Economic Association.


Married K.J. Chu (deceased).; married second, Josephine C. Wei, June 7, 1975. Children: Kai-Chi, Kai-Yuan, Kai-Ming, Kai Ping.

Shih Ming Chow

Miao Ching (Wu) Chow

K.J. Chu

Josephine C. Wei

Kai-Chi Chow

Kai-Yuan Chow

Kai-Ming Chow

Kai Ping Chow