- Dr. Y.Y. Wu, the Minister of the Overseas Compatriot
Affairs Commission, and Dr. Yi-Huah Jiang, the Minister of
Research, Development and Evaluation Commission of the
Republic of China, visited New York and held a seminar to
explain the re-organization of Executive Yuan in R.O.C.
Community leaders were strongly against the plan that merges
the Overseas Compatriot Affairs Commission with the Ministry
of Foreign Affairs.