Taipei 2017

FISU International Technical Committee complete 12-day inspection visit of Tapei 2017

By Gary Anderson

The FISU International Technical Committee has been visiting venues and facilities being readied for the Taipei 2017 Universiade ©Taipei 2017An International University Sports Federation (FISU) delegation has completed a 12-day visit to 2017 Summer Universiade hosts Taipei during which officials visited competition venues and discussed progress and preparation with local organisers. 

Taipei 2017 Universiade criticised by local Councillors over budget

By Duncan Mackay

Taipei 2017 budget plans have been criticised by Councillors in the Taiwanese capital October 27 - A row has broken out over the budget for the 2017 Summer Universiade in Taipei with the Council in the Taiwanese capital being accused of misusing public funding and guilt of extravagant spending on the event.

Taipei 2017 sets up Committee to organise Universiade

By Duncan Mackay

Tapei 2017 Organising CommitteeJanuary 31 - Taiwan has officially set-up a Preparatory Committee for the 2017 Universiade, which is being held in the capital Taipei.

Taipei signs landmark 2017 Universiade construction deal with UKTI

By Andrew Warshaw at Lancaster House in London

Nick Baird_and_Lung-Bin_Hau_06-09-12September 6 - The Mayor of Taipei, host of the 2017 Universiade, has pledged to put his city on the global sporting map as it signed a landmark deal with UK Trade & Investment (UKTI).

Taiwan hopes 2017 Summer Universiade will boost economy

By Declan Warrington

Taipie universiadeDecember 28 - Taiwan is expected to receive a significant economical boost by staging the 2017 Summer Universiade according to the Deputy Taipie Mayor, Chen Hsiung-wen.