Statistics have revealed more than 7,700 athletes are set to compete at this year's Summer Universiade in Taipei.
The Torch Relay for the Taipei 2017 Summer Universiade has started the V section of its LOVE route.
Taiwan flags will be allowed at next month's Summer Universiade in Taipei, organisers have confirmed.
A women's rugby sevens competition for university teams has been launched in Australia to develop the sport in the country.
Turkey has targeted a medal haul of between 15 and 20 at next month's Summer Universiade after confirming their 88-strong team for the event in Taipei.
Taipei 2017 and the International University Sports Federation (FISU) are currently testing the event's venues through a number of competitions and simulations.
International University Sports Federation (FISU) President Oleg Matytsin met with International Olympic Committee (IOC) counterpart Thomas Bach during the World Games here.
An International University Sports Federation (FISU) team has visited Rijeka in Croatia to inspect preparations for next year's World University Handball Championships.
Rio 2016 silver medallist Lutalo Muhammad has been named in the Great Britain squad that will compete at next month's Taipei 2017 Summer Universiade.
Taiwan Tobacco and Liquor Corporation (TTL) will offer 250 boxes of commemorative beer for free at special receptions during next month's Summer Universiade Opening and Closing Ceremonies.
Organisers of next year's World University Beach Volleyball Championship in Munich have discussed their preparations with International University Sports Federation (FISU) beach volleyball technical delegate Mario Ferro.
Commonwealth Games gold medallist Benjamin Treffers of Australia is targeting adding more medals to his growing collection when he competes at next month's Summer Universiade in Taipei.
China have reportedly registered 110 athletes to compete at the Taipei 2017 Summer Universiade but the selection could consist of second choice athletes.
International University Sports Federation (FISU) President Oleg Matytsin was among the speakers at the sixth International Conference of Ministers and Senior Officials Responsible for Physical Education and Sport in Russian city Kazan.
Taipei 2017 have claimed tickets for the Opening Ceremony of the Summer Universiade have been sold out.