In the morning of 22 July, Mr. Wiebe Brandsma, Head of Department of Economy and Society at Province of South Holland, and Mr. Etwin Grootscholten, Senior Policy Advisor Greenport received Mr. Ren Gang, Vice mayor of Linyi City at Shandong Province and his delegation in the provincial building in The Hague.
The Province of Zuid-Holland's China Desk is organising a mission to China led by the King’s Commissioner Mr Jaap Smit in the week from 18 until 22 November 2019. Zuid-Holland has a long-term and fruitful cooperation with the Province of Hebei and the urban district of Shanghai Pudong.
荷兰企业局(RVO)和南荷兰省政府将在3月21日举办农业暨设施园艺中国研讨会. Are you active in the field of agri-/ horticulture? And do you want to enter the Chinese market, expand your activities or look for specific opportunities in China? Then join us for the Agri-/ Horticulture Seminar China, on March 21, 2019, in Provinciehuis Zuid-Holland in Den Haag.
Zuid-Holland wishes you a wonderful and successful Year of the Pig! According to the Chinese cultural tradition, Pigs have a beautiful personality and are blessed with good fortune in life. Pigs are the symbol of wealth, and the China team of Zuid-Holland will help you to succeed in the Chinese market in 2019
From the end of August to end of November, Province of Zuid-Holland received various Chinese governmental delegations. In September Hebei Agriculture Department, Hebei Water Department, and Zhangjiakou Municipality visited the Netherlands. In October Yunnan Provincial Agriculture Department and Liaoning Provincial Agriculture Department paid visits to Zuid-Hollandand in November a governmental delegation from Chinese Hainan Province visited Zuid-Holland.
10月26日下午，中共云南省委常委、昆明市委书记程连元先生于9月26日下午访问了南荷兰省。Requested by Dutch Embassy in Beijing, Mr. Chen Lianyuan, the member of the Standing Committee of CPC Yunnan Provincial Committee and the Party Secretary of Kunming paid a visit to Province of Zuid-Holland in the afternoon of 26 October. On behalf of Vice-governor Ms. Bom-Lemstra, Mr. Wiebe Brandsma, Head of Economic and Social Department, received the delegation.
Mr. Ye Dongsong, Chairman of Hebei CPPCC, paid an official visit to Zuid-Holland from 8 to 11 October as a return visit after the Province of Zuid-Holland Mission to Hebei in May 2018. From a political perspective, Mr. Ye is the highest official from Hebei to visit Zuid-Holland in the past decade.
来自香港包括当地种植者及渔护署（香港渔农自然护理署）的官员的访问团A group of growers from Hong Kong, together with the officials from AFCD (Hong Kong Agriculture, Fisheries and Conservation Department) had a one-week study tour to the Netherlands from 9 to 13 September. In the afternoon of 10 September, co-organized by Province of Zuid-Holland, a seminar about Developing & Feeding Sustainable Future Urban Regions was hosted in The Hague.
9月3日上午，安德瑞副省长在海牙省政府大楼接待了吉林省副省长李悦女士及其代表团. In the morning of 3 September, Vice-governor Adri Bom-Lemstra received Mrs. Li Yue, Vice-governor of Jilin Province and her delegation in the provincial building in The Hague. This delegation was recommended by CPAFFC, the Chinese People’s Association for Friendship with Foreign Countries. During the visit of Zuid-Holland Trade Mission to China in May, Vice-governor Jeannette Baljeu paid a courtesy visit to CPAFFC.
因为中国人向来都更着重于社交网络而并非商业业务，所以最好先投资一个良好的业务关系网络。Doing business with the Chinese is like growing a bonsai tree. You have to give it a lot of attention, nurture the initial seedlings carefully and keep in mind that you won't reap the benefits of your hard work until much later. You would do well to first invest in a good business relation network, as the Chinese never first look at your business, but at your contacts, Xiaoling Sun, InnovationQuarter's Foreign Investment Team's Asia expert tells.