Taipei Mayor Hau tours London Olympic venues
September 8, 2012, 12:03 am TWN
TAIPEI--Taipei Mayor Hau Lung-bin visited the venues of the 2012 London Olympics on Thursday to learn from the success of the games, as Taipei prepares to host the 2017 international collegiate sports event.
Hau toured the Olympic Stadium, Aquatics Center, Olympic Park and athlete's village, all now being used for the Paralympics.
In its preparation for the 2017 World University Games, Taipei will follow London's lead in terms of organization and environmentally friendly structures, the mayor said.