Netherlands Embassy and Consulates China

The Netherlands

Dutch Water Genes

Wind, water and wide open spaces have shaped the Netherlands and its history. To its inhabitants, the Dutch, water has always been friend and foe. The Netherlands is a relatively small deltaic region in Western Europe. Three major rivers, the Rhine, the Meuse and the Scheldt, fan out across the country before flowing into the North Sea.

Speakers Events

Inspiring and provocative

A series of inspiring and provocative speakers events organized by the Netherlands network in China focusing on creating dialogue and connecting people.


Dutch missions

Contact information

The Dutch diplomatic network to China represents Dutch citizens and Dutch interests in China. The netwerk consists of the Embassy in Beijing and Consulates-General in Shanghai, Guangzhou, Chongqing and Hong Kong, as well as six Netherlands Business Support Offices (NBSO's) in second tier cities.

July 28, 2016 On July 26, a University of Groningen delegation headed by president Sibrand Poppema attended an evaluation meeting with an expert panel from the Chinese Ministry of Education concerning the application to establish an international joint university in China.

July 8, 2016 Last week, a Dutch delegation active in the space industry visited China. The delegation started their program in Beijing, followed by a visit to Shanghai.


18 Jun 16 16 Sep 16

Exhibition: Meet Vincent van Gogh

The experience of the life of painter Vincent van Gogh is composed with lifelike reproductions, audiovisual scenes from his artworks, life and environment and quotations from personal letters.

30 Jun 16 1 Aug 16

Exhibition: Miffy at Fang Suo

Miffy can now be seen at the book store Fang Suo in Qingdao.

15 Jul 16 6 Aug 16

Film Screening: 'Little Gangster'

Since Rik's mother passed away, Rik's father has dived into a constant depression. The townspeople often ridicule Rik and his father, and Rik just wishes his father could be tougher.

4 Aug 16

Concert: Nederlands kamerkoor conducted by Sigvards Klava

Nederlands Kamerkoor has included various types of chamber ensemble which in its production they make into a piece of living art through chorus members' cooperating with each other in a new, creative and energetic way.

7 Aug 16 8 Aug 16

Concert: Echoes of Heaven and Earth by Nederlands Kamerkoor

The National Chamber Choir of the Netherlands has been one of the world’s top choirs for decades and it has been internationally praised by critics for its homogeneous sound and for the soloist quality of the singers.