GTO Taipei Commemorates 30th Anniversary

German Trade Office Taipei Commemorates 30th Anniversary

Established in 1981, the German Trade Office Taipei (GTO) has actively promoted economic relations between Taiwan and Germany for 30 years. Together with over 450 representatives from business and politics the GTO celebrated its 30th anniversary with a gala dinner at the Grand Hyatt Taipei on September 15, 2011.

Dr. Christina Y. Liu, Minister of the Council of Economic Planning and Development (CEPD), Dr. Lou-Chuang Lee, Minister of the National Science Council, Mr. Francis Kuo-Hsin Liang, Vice Minister of the Ministry of Economic Affairs and guests from Germany Hans-Joachim Otto (MP), Parliamentary State Secretary at the Federal Ministry of Economics and Technology, Dr. Michael Fuchs (MP), Chairman of the Taiwan Committee of German Business, and Dr. Martin Wansleben, CEO of the Association of German Chambers of Industry and Commerce (DIHK) attended the gala dinner.