Taiwan Cement Corp. chairman hospitalized after bad fall

Taipei-- Leslie Cheng-yun Koo (???), chairman and president of the Taiwan Cement Corp. (??), was rushed to hospital Saturday after tumbling down a flight of stairs in a Taipei hotel, the company said Sunday.

Koo's fall occurred at the Regent Taipei, where he was attending a wedding banquet. He was taken to Mackay Memorial Hospital for emergency treatment, where he remained in an intensive care unit as of Sunday.

According to the company's rules, Chang An-ping (???), a board director of the company, will act on behalf of Koo, 62, in his chairman and president positions while Koo is in hospital, the company said.

Source: Focus Taiwan News Channel