1 The Netherlands as Guest Country of Honor at the China Shanghai International Technology Fair (CSITF)
The China Shanghai International Technology Fair (CSITF), which will take place from April 20 to 22, is the most important national technology fair in China.
The European External Action Service (EEAS), the diplomatic service of the European Union, is aware of recent information regarding the serious mistreatment of detained human rights lawyers Li Heping, Wang Quanzhang and Xie Yang.
The Dutch Embassy and Consulates-General will be closed to the public between January 27th (Friday) to January 31st (Tuesday) because of Chinese New Year.
The Dutch agri & food sector has further strengthened its leading position in the world market. In 2016, Agri & Food exports totalled almost 94 billion euros, compared to 90 billion in 2015.
On 14 January, the Netherlands Embassy hosted the closing ceremony of the documentary training workshop for young Chinese female filmmakers organized by the Chinese NGO Crossroads.
Last week, the Netherlands Embassy hosted the first public screening of the documentary Science of Heaven on Chinese astronomy.
The Embassy and the Consulates-General of the Netherlands to China will be closed on Christmas Day (Sunday 25 December 2016) Boxing Day (Monday 26 December 2016), as well as New Year’s Day (Sunday 1 January 2017).
NBTC launched its Holland Travel Book at the Dutch embassy on December 9.
Every year on 10 December the international community celebrates the anniversary of the proclamation of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights.
To commemorate Human Rights Day, the Netherlands Embassy in Beijing organized a screening of the film Frame By Frame.