|Star promotion group of 2008 Games started
[ 2006-06-02 09:03 ]
Zhang Guoli (left) and Eric TSANG Chi-Wai (right).
The China Star Support and Promotion Group for the
Beijing 2008 Olympic Games was established in Beijing on May 30.
The supportive group for the Beijing Olympic Games was authorized by the
Beijing Organizing Committee for the Games of the XXIX Olympiad (BOCGO). BOCOG
Executive Vice-President Wang Wei unveiled the CSGO flag and handed it to the
Executive Chief of CSGO Wu Zhenmian at the establishment ceremony.
BOCOG Executive Vice-President Yu Zaiqing made an address at the ceremony,
saying that CSGO had received extensive support from celebrities of the Chinese
Mainland, Taiwan, Hong Kong and Macao, and its establishment would further
promote the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games around the globe.
Mr. Wu Zhenmian mentioned that in the next two years, CSGO would organize
promotional activities of multiple forms and all CSGO members would fully
support and devote themselves to the promotion of the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games
by participating in BOCOG activities.
Mr. Eric TSANG Chi-Wai (from HK) and Mr. Zhang Guoli also spoke on behalf of
Hong Kong and Mainland China members of CSGO. They said that it was an honored
duty for them to promote the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games, because the Olympic
Games was a sports and cultural event for the whole nation. The CSGO members
would take a more active part in various Olympic activities.
The CSGO Song and Music Video were also unveiled at the ceremony. Led by Eric
TSANG Chi-Wai, the participating CSGO members sang the song "Olympic Beijing,"
with a backdrop screen broadcasting the Music Video
cast by over 100 celebrities from the Chinese Mainland, Hong Kong, Taiwan, Macao
as well as overseas. The MV was produced for this event by famous Hong Kong
producers such as Woo Jianguo, Xiang Xuehuai and Alan Tam.
The members of the China Star Support and Promotion Group for the 2008
Beijing Olympic Games include over 100 celebrities from the Chinese Mainland,
Hong Kong, Taiwan, Macao and overseas in both entertainment and sports fields.
The members are committed to the promotion and communication of the Beijing 2008
Olympic Games and Paralympics Games as well as Chinese culture to the whole
world with their utmost efforts and social influence.
In the coming two years, CSGO will provide support for BOCOG in its
communication efforts and participate in the promotion of the Olympic sports,
cultural, and Torch Relay events organized by BOCOG.