Newspaper article China Post

Caribbean, Latin American Festival to Be Held in May

Newspaper article China Post

Caribbean, Latin American Festival to Be Held in May

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TAIPEI, Taiwan -- The 2017 Latin American and Caribbean Cultural Festival will be staged in May to promote Taiwanese people's understanding of the nation's diplomatic allies in the region, according to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

Miguel Tsao ([...]), director-general of MOFA's Department of Latin American and Caribbean Affairs, said the region had 12 of the nation's total 22 diplomatic allies, yet most nationals had limited knowledge of their diverse range of cultures.

The cultural festival, scheduled to be staged on May 6 at National Taiwan University of Arts, is an opportunity for Taiwanese to gain a better understanding of Latin American and Caribbean cultures.

The 12 embassies and their respective alumni associations in Taiwan will stage music and dance performances of their respective countries during the event. …

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