Netherlands Embassy and Consulates China

1 January - 30 June 2016

Dutch Presidency Council of the EU

The Netherlands will hold the Presidency of the Council of the European Union from 1 January to 30 June 2016. It wants a Union that focuses on the essentials, creates growth and jobs through innovation, and connects with civil society.

"One Touch"

Online Film Festival

Roll out the red carpet and grab some popcorn, because the third edition of “One Touch”, the Netherlands Online Film Festival in China, has taken off. This year in the leading role: children.


Speakers Events

Powered by the orange EU presidency

“Powered by the orange EU presidency”, is a series of inspiring and provocative speakers events organized by the Netherlands network in China focusing on creating dialogue and connecting people.


Dutch Days

Colourful Holland

From May 11 until June 15 the Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands is hosting the Dutch Days festival. The diverse programme of the third edition of Dutch Days Beijing offers a variety of events. The several workshops, lectures and exhibitions will show the diversity and colourfulness of the Netherlands.


May 24, 2016 Recalling their joint statement of 29 January, the European Union and its Member States are glad to learn that lawyer Zhang Kai and legal assistant Gao Yue have been released from criminal detention.

May 20, 2016 On May 17, customs counsellor at the Netherlands Embassy, Mr. Leo van Veen, held a presentation on the customs administration of the Netherlands with a focus on international cooperation and Customs clearance facilitation in Xi'an.