While Taiwan will become the first Asian country to legalize marriage equality on May 24th, the capital Taipei has already opened bookings in anticipation of the opening of marriage to same-sex couples as announced the city’s Department of Civil Affairs.
Taipei City Government finally agreed to recognize same-sex unions by allowing them to officially register their partnership.
Every year, the Taipei government organizes mass wedding ceremonies. So far, the lack of law, same-sex couples were not invited to be part of them but that will change this year.
Taiwanese TV actress Ding Ning lost a business of approval with a company after her support for marriage equality.