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Badminton competition in Shanghai's Jiading promotes cross-Strait exchange

( english.jiading.gov.cn ) 2023-10-24

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Badminton enthusiasts from across the Taiwan Strait compete in the friendship tournament in Jiading district, Shanghai on Oct 21. [Photo/jiading.gov.cn]

The eighth "Qiaobo Cup" Badminton Carnival Friendship Tournament of the Shanghai Taiwan Investors Association took place in Jiading district, Shanghai on Oct 21.

The competition saw over 400 participants and 38 teams from across the Taiwan Strait and lasted for more than eight hours, showcasing intense matches. The event was divided into two categories: the Association Member Tournament and the Guest Invitation Tournament.

There were also sideline activities like recreational badminton and product exhibitions, catering to the diverse needs of participants.

The friendship tournament, one of the popular sporting events for Taiwan businessmen and compatriots, has been held for the past three years. It has played a significant role in promoting economic and cultural exchanges between the two sides of the Taiwan Strait.

The organizers expressed their hope that the badminton tournament would get more Taiwan compatriots and businessmen interested in the development of Jiading.

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