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Throwing Water!! Songkran Festival in Tainan!! Relevant activities of Songkran Festival (an important traditional festival in Southeast Asia, especially in Thailand) are raised by Tainan City Government on April 10th. There are throwing water game, sepak takraw competition, hometown cuisine, karaoke song singing, famous band show and Thai dance show. “These activities are raised for all the foreign workers in Taiwan. Also we hope local workers can come and have fun with us”, the director-general of Bureau of Labor Affairs Wang said. The activities will be held at “The Affiliated Senior High School of National University of Tainan” (No. 948, Jhongshan S. Rd., Yongkang Dist.) from 9 o'clock in the morning of April 10th. Those who want to get the top 4 certificates of award and prize in several kinds of competition, please be sure to sign up for them. Call Ms. Chang for more information and signing up, 06-632-8407.


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TFAC Newsletter Vol. 45  
TFAC Newsletter Vol. 45  

Hi All, We are glad to bring you the latest version of our newsletter. In this issue it includes: 1. New traffic regulation imposed: no ge...