In November 2008 a delegation from Pingtung County visted Maui County.
As per the official Pingtung County website, (http://www.pthg.gov.tw/english/), they describe themselves as "This county of passionate peoples located on the southernmost tip of Taiwan, enjoys a variety of natural resources: year-round mild sunshine, clear blue skies, a vast ocean, lush mountains and murmuring streams."
Part of their mission is: "The declared, rightful and justified expectations of Pingtung residents are to improve, enhance and actively contribute to a better Taiwan, to play an ever-important role in the global community, as well as promote local art and culture on an international stage. "
The 2008 delegates were:
- Alexander C. H. Chang, Pingtung Sister County Program, Chair
- Elizabeth H. T. Hsu, Pingtung Sister School Program, Chair
- Catherine J. C. Chang, Instructor of English Drama School, Department of Graduate Dean of Language Training Department