People walk on a street during a massive power outage in Taipei, Taiwan August 15, 2017. REUTERS/Stringer(reuters_tickers)
TAIPEI (Reuters) - Taiwan on Friday said Premier Lin Chuan had accepted the resignation of Chen Chin-te, the chairman of gas supplier CPC Corp, three days after a massive power blackout hit businesses and homes across the island.
The company has scheduled a news conference for noon, the government said.
(Reporting by Jess Macy Yu and Faith Hung; Editing by Anne Marie Roantree and Clarence Fernandez)