• Short Summary

    MALAWI'S PRESIDENT HASTINGS KAMUZU BANDA ARRIVED IN HONG KONG YESTERDAY FOR A BRIEF STOP ON HIS WAY TO TAIWAN, WHERE HE IS THE GUEST OF PRESIDENT CHIANG KAI SHEK.

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    MALAWI'S PRESIDENT HASTINGS KAMUZU BANDA ARRIVED IN HONG KONG YESTERDAY FOR A BRIEF STOP ON HIS WAY TO TAIWAN, WHERE HE IS THE GUEST OF PRESIDENT CHIANG KAI SHEK.

    PRESIDENT BANDA'S JET AIRCRAFT MADE A REFUELLING STOP AT HONGKONG ON ITS WAY FROM BANGKOK, THAILAND, TO TAIWAN.

    AT HONG KONG AIRPORT, DR. BANDA WAS MET BY MR. MICHAEL GASS, REPRESENTING THE GOVERNOR SIR HUGH TRENCH, NOW ON LEAVE IN BRITAIN, MR. D. R. HOLMES, THE ACTING COLONIAL SECRETARY AND MR. HUGH O'YOUNG, REPRESENTATIVE OF TAIWAN IN HONG KONG.

    DR. BANDA LEFT MALAWI ON TUESDAY AND TRAVELLED THROUGH NAIROBI, CALCUTTA AND BANGKOK. HE ARRIVED IN TAIWAN LAST NIGHT AND WILL STAY A WEEK AS THE GUEST OF PRESIDENT CHIANG.

    THE MALAWI PRESIDENT WILL LEAVE TAIWAN ON AUGUST 11 AND RETURN HOME VIA LONDON, WHERE HE WILL MAKE A THREE-DAY CALL ON BRITISH GOVERNMENT LEADERS.

    WHEN PRESIDENT BANDA ARRIVED IN TAIWAN LATER LAST NIGHT, HE WAS GIVEN A TUMULTOUS RECEPTION BY THOUSANDS OF FLAG-WAVING CHINESE. PRESIDENT CHIANG AND HIS ENTIRE CABINET WERE AT THE AIRPORT TO MEET HIM, WITH A 21-GUN SALUTE AND GUARD OF HONOUR.

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    Film ID:
    VLVAQLJDPMDCM6MW0S74N4GYDU87
    Media URN:
    VLVAQLJDPMDCM6MW0S74N4GYDU87
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    05/08/1967
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:11:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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