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Opening ceremony of Hong Kong Week 2013 (29.11.2013)

The Vice Chairperson of the Hong Kong-Taiwan Economic and Cultural Co-operation and Promotion Council, Mr Tsang Tak-sing, speaks at the opening ceremony of Hong Kong Week 2013 in Taipei.

The Convenor of the Hong Kong-Taiwan Cultural Co-operation Committee, Mr Fredric Mao, speaks at the opening ceremony.

Officiating guests propose a toast and wish "Hong Kong Week 2013" every success. Participating in the toasting ceremony are (from left), Director of Leisure and Cultural Services of Hong Kong, Mrs Betty Fung; Mr Mao; Mr Tsang; Chairman of the Taiwan-Hong Kong Economic and Cultural Co-operation Council (THEC), Mr Liu Te-shun; Convenor of the Cultural Co-operation Committee under the THEC, Mr Lo Chih-cheng; and Director of the Hong Kong Economic, Trade and Cultural Office in Taiwan, Mr John Leung.

Incorporating traditionals and modern creativity, a spectacular fashion show on cheongsams immediately following the opening ceremony kicks started "Hong Kong Week 2013" under this year's theme of "Legacies and Innovations".