Taiwan donates to Belize’s celebrations

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Updated: August 20, 2015

Taiwanese Ambassador Benjamin Ho today handed over a cheque of forty thousand dollars to the co-Chair of the National Celebrations Commission, Diane Haylock. In presenting the cheque, Ambassador Ho reiterated the importance his Government places on culture promotion and exchange, and his appreciation for the rich cultural elements in the Calendar of Events in honour of Belize’s Independence. As a part of the celebrations, Taiwan will also send a 20-member Youth Ambassadors cultural delegation to Belize. Haylock  thanked Ambassador Ho and his Government, for their unwavering support to the National Celebrations Commission,  and reiterated the Commission’s commitment to direct the resources to cultural events on the Calendar, namely the Carnival King and Queen Competition and the Pan Yaad Steel band Concert.