2018 Double Ten Day celebrations to reflect Taiwan’s New Immigrants, multi ethnic society 

Taiwan News
Date: 2018/10/08
By: Duncan DeAeth, Taiwan News, Staff Writer

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Double Ten Day national celebrations are coming up this

The hosts of the 2018 Double Ten Day celebrations, Nguyen Qiu Qiu (center), Image from 郭雅慧 (center left) FB

Wednesday, Oct. 10. The preparatory committee held a preview of performances in front of the Presidential Building on Oct. 7.

This year’s performances have been designed to emphasize that Taiwan is a multi-ethnic country. To demonstrate this, indigenous groups, and New Immigrants have been invited to join the celebrations.

This year for the first time, among the media hosts emceeing the event will be a New Immigrant host of Vietnamese origin, Nguyen Thu Hang (阮秋姮). Taiwanese indigenous TV host Laway Futol (弗杜勒) will also be in the lineup.

Overseas groups and Hakka cultural performances will also feature in the Double Ten Day events.    [FULL  STORY]

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