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HKETCO Director attends MOU signing ceremony of Taiwan and Hong Kong’s Chinese orchestras

Witnessed by the Director of the Hong Kong Economic, Trade and Cultural Office, Mr John Leung, and Chief of Taiwan’s Center for Traditional Arts, Ms Fang Jy-Shiuh, the Hong Kong Chinese Orchestra (HKCO) and the Chinese Orchestra of Taiwan (NCO) signed a Memorandum of Understanding on 8 July at the Taipei Lecture Hall of Taipei Zhongshan Hall. The two groups will jointly organise the 3rd International Conducting Competition for Chinese Music in 2017 and a series of cultural exchange activities.

From left to right: HKCO’s Honorary Secretary of Council, Dr Chan Wai Kai; General Director of NCO, Mr Wu Ting-Che; Fang Jy-Shiuh; HKCO’s Artistic Director and NCO’s Principal Guest Conductor, Mr Yan Hui-Chang; Mr John Leung; and HKCO’s Executive Director, Ms Celina Chin.