|Vice Premier of the Republic of China|
18 February 2013
|Preceded by||Jiang Yi-huah|
|Minister of Transportation and Communications of the Republic of China|
20 May 2008 – 17 February 2013
|Preceded by||Tsai Duei|
|Succeeded by||Yeh Kuang-shih|
|Administrative Deputy Minister of Transportation and Communications of the Republic of China|
|Born||4 October 1948 (age 65)
Fenghua, Chekiang, Republic of China
|Nationality||Republic of China|
|Alma mater||National Cheng Kung University
Asian Institute of Technology
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Mao was born in 1948, in Fenghua, Chekiang, Republic of China. Mao obtained his bachelor degree in civil engineering from the National Cheng Kung University in Tainan in 1971. He further his study in Master of Economics from the Asian Institute of Technology in Thailand in 1975, then his Ph.D. from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in United States in 1982.
In 1982-1987, Mao was the Associate Professor, Professor and Director at the National Chiao Tung University (NCTU) in Hsinchu City. In 2003-2006, he become the Chair Professor of the College of Management of NCTU, and become the college's Dean and Professor in 2006-2008.
ROC Transportation and Communications Administrative Deputy Ministry
Mao's first service at the Ministry of Transportation and Communications was as the Administrative Deputy Minister under President Lee Teng-hui from 1993 until 2000.
ROC Transportation and Communications Ministry
First cross-strait submarine cable
Speaking at the completion ceremony in Kinmen of the first cross-strait submarine communication cable linking Kinmen and Xiamen in August 2012, Mao said that the undersea cable will ease the construction of any future cross-strait cable projects in the future.
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- Shih, Hsu-Chuan. "Cabinet approves measure to double tobacco surcharge." Taipei Times. 31 October 2008.