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ECCPC Chairperson visits Taipei (1) (11.12.2013)

The Chairperson of the Hong Kong-Taiwan Economic and Cultural Co-operation and Promotion Council, Mr Charles Lee, officiated at the "Dancing Ink" performance by the Hong Kong Dance Company. The event was co-organised by the Hong Kong Economic, Trade and Cultural Office (HKETCO) and the Taipei Palace Museum on December 11 in Taipei. Photo shows Mr Lee giving a speech at the ceremony.

HKETCO Director speaks at the "Dancing Ink" performance.

Mr Lee and other guests are joined by members of the Hong Kong Dance Company in a group photo. Also attending the "Dancing Ink" performance were the Chairman of the Taiwan-Hong Kong Economic and Cultural Co-operation Council, Mr Liu Te-hsun; the Convenor of the Hong Kong-Taiwan Cultural Co-operation Committee, Mr Fredric Mao; the Deputy Director of Leisure and Cultural Services (Culture), Ms Cynthia Liu; and the Deputy Directors of the Taipei Palace Museum, Mr Ho Chuan-hsing and Mr Chou Chu-kun.

The "Dancing Ink" performance by the Hong Kong Dance Company gives a preview of the best parts of the Company’s grand show "Spring Ritual · Eulogy", which is also one of the performance programmes of this year’s "Hong Kong Week".

Mr Lee attended another performance of "Hong Kong Week", "Jaap's Shostakovich 5" concert by the Hong Kong Philharmonic, at Zhongshan Hall of Taipei in the evening. Mr Lee (second right) is joined by other guests including Mr Mao (third right); Mr Liu (fourth left); ECCPC Vice-Chairperson, Mr David Lie (third left); and Mr Leung (second left) in a group photo with the Music Director of the Hong Kong Philharmonic, Mr Jaap van Zweden (fourth right) before the performance.