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Double-decker tram to promote Hong Kong (22.10.2013)

At a press conference of an exhibition in Taipei, the Hong Kong Economic, Trade and Cultural Office (Taiwan) (HKETCO) and relevant parties announced that a life-size double-decker Hong Kong tram would appear at Songshan Cultural Park in Taipei from 16 November 2013 to 9 February 2014 to promote Hong Kong in Taiwan. Members of the public in Taiwan will be able to experience the unique glamour of Hong Kong by taking a tram ride during the period. This promotional activity was supported by HKETCO.

Kevin Lai speaking at the press conference

The Acting Director of HKETCO, Mr Kevin Lai, speaks at the press conference.

Kevin Lai presenting a tram model to Liou Wei-gong

Kevin Lai (right), presents a Hong Kong tram model to the Commissioner of Taipei City’s Department of Cultural Affairs, Dr Liou Wei-gong (left), at the press conference to signify the cultural exchanges between the two cities.