President outlines policies for comics, praises award-winner

Focus Taiwan
Date: 2017/09/12
By: Chiang Pei-ling and William Yen

Taipei, Sept. 12 (CNA) President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) attended the 8th Golden

President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文, left) and Elizabeth Hsu

Comic Awards (CGA) Ceremony Tuesday at the Taipei New Horizon Building and addressed six major polices regarding comics and animation.

Tsai also thanked and praised the Special Contribution Award winner Hsu Mao-sung (許貿淞) for his contributions in establishing a publishing house during the Taiwan comic industry’s most difficult era, to help give local comic artists a space to show their creations.

The award was accepted on behalf of the winner by his daughter, Elizabeth Hsu (許綺芬).

The artist himself was indisposed due to poor health and unable to attend the ceremony in person.    [FULL  STORY]

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