By: Chen Wei-ting and Ko Lin
Taipei, March 31 (CNA) Former National Basketball Association (NBA) star Shawn Marion met with fans in Taipei on Friday after having visited several colleges in Kaohsiung and Taichung earlier this week.
Marion, who had arrived in Taiwan late Sunday, was invited to meet with 10 lucky China Airlines (CAL) customers who purchased tickets between Fecampaign.
He was also joined by five former players from the airline’s female basketball team at the promotional event held at the company’s indoor court in Taipei and hosted by CAL Chairman Ho Nuan-hsuan (何煖軒).
The CAL executive tried a few three-point shots under the guidance of the former NBA star, who in turn received a special “Matrix” edition model of CAL’s new A350 passenger aircraft. [FULL STORY]