Taichung World Flora Expo is designed to deliver the concept of green production, natural ecology and people culture. The visitors have accumulated to more than 1.43 million of passengers since the opening ceremony on November 3rd. This event has drawn a lot of attentions of the media internationally, including Asahi Shimbun (News) from Japan, Schwerin Civil News from Germany, Diario Diplomatico from Chile, Suara Pembaruan from Indonesia, ZIZ National Broadcasting Corporation from Saint Christopher and Nevis from Europe, Asia and America; all these media gave positive recognitions to the big event and invited the worldwide tourists to enjoy the attractive power of Taichung Flora Expo.
The officer of the Information Bureau, the City Government, the success of Taichung Flora Expo has gradually driven the attentions of the international media, including Schwerin Civil News from Germany, Mitteldeutscher Rundfunk from Germany (MDR), Deutschlandfunk from Germany, Arbeitsgemeinschaft der öffentlich-rechtlichen Rundfunkanstalten der Bundesrepublik Deutschland (ARD), Focus from Germany, Presse Ocean from France, Asahi Shimbun, Nihon keizai shinbun and Nikkei Radio Broadcasting Corporation from Japan, Suara Pembaruan from Indonesia, Diario Diplomatico from Chile, ZIZ National Broadcasting Corporation from Saint Christopher and Nevis etc., more than 10 media of newspapers, radio or television have positively reported the ideas proposed in Flora Expo, flower exhibitions and pavilion designs.
Suara Pembaruan from Indonesia has published the news report entitled with「2018 Taichung Flora Expo rediscover the meaning of the close relationship between people and nature」. The report mentioned that the theme of Flora Expo proposed by Taichung City Government,「Discover GNP：Rediscover Green, Nature, People」, is to redefine the meanings of nature and people so all the people are invited to participate in the related activities to get closer to the nature. One of the key exhibition hall in Houli Horse Ranch Expo site,「Blossom Pavilion」, has a well designed mechanical clock to allow the tourists to hear the「sound of blooming」, meanwhile, the visitors may go to the marketplace to buy the delicate and beautiful cultural creative products.
The report has mentioned, there are more beautiful flower devices and exhibition booths from many different counties among these three Flora Expo sites; in the water culture featured Fengyuan Huludun Expo site, there are some extraordinary flower and technology mixed exhibitions attracting lots of the tourists to visit.
Diario Diplomatico from Chile has reported, Flora Expo has been rotated and held in many different cities globally every year. It’s designed to promote the horticultural design worldwide. President Ing-wen Tsai has acknowledged the efforts of Taichung City Government and Flora Expo volunteers in the opening party of Taichung Flora Expo. With their dedications, Flora Expo has been successfully started in Taichung so Taiwan has the opportunity to show our proud agricultural achievements of high efficiency and excellent horticulture through the Flora Expo.
In addition, Taichung Flora Expo has a lot of international groups invited to join in the World Garden and flower competitions; according to the report of Asahi Shimbun, Gunma ken has won the Silver award of the competition with roses, hydrangeas and chrysanthemum; Presse Ocean from France indicated, France team has built an outdoor garden in 「Nantes style」with 300 square meters, full of the beautiful French stylish crafts and techniques in the Expo sites to greet the visitors from everywhere of the world.