For the week of Aug. 28, 2022:
It’s been the summer of Taiwan, for geopolitical reasons.
“Despite all these fighter jets flying around Taiwan, Taiwanese kind of stay put and understand that they need to do what they need to do, and not to actually create the tension that the Chinese government is looking to create,” said Charlie Wu of the Asian Canadian Special Events Association.
On Labour Day weekend in downtown Vancouver, get ready to enjoy the culture, art and food of Taiwan at Vancouver TaiwanFest.
On this edition of theBreaker.news Podcast, hear TaiwanFest promoter Wu tell host Bob Mackin about the can’t miss attractions at this year’s festival, which also celebrates Indonesia and Malaysia.
Also, headlines from the Pacific Rim and Pacific Northwest, and hear some of the friendly food vendors at the 112th Pacific National Exhibition Fair through Labour Day.
Have you missed an edition of theBreaker.news Podcast? Go to the archive.
Support theBreaker.news for as low as $2 a month on Patreon. Find out how. Click here.