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.
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.
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.
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.
南荷兰省成功地完成了此次赴华的经贸访问. The Zuid-Holland trade mission to China was completed successfully on Friday 18 May with a meeting of Regional Ministers Bom-Lemstra and Baljeu and their fellow-dignitaries of the Hebei province.
在南荷兰省两位副省长的带领下，近50名的企业和科研单位代表参加了五月12-19日为期一周的中国经贸考察团。Led by Regional Ministers Adri Bom-Lemstra and Jeannette Baljeu, around 50 representatives of companies, knowledge institutions and authorities in Zuid-Holland are on a trade mission in China from 12 to 19 May inclusive. The development of the new super-city Xiongan, 100 km to the southeast of Beijing, takes centre stage.
南荷兰省作为河北省的姐妹省，透过提供成功的经验分享和专业的城市规划方案来积极的参与雄安新区未来的发展。 Province of Zuid Holland as a sister province of Hebei is actively involved with the future development of Xiong’an new area by providing expertise in urban strategic planning in terms of food, water and energy nexus. From 12 May till 19 May the Province of Zuid Holland will lead a delegation consisting of company representatives in the field of sustainable development and horti-agriculture to Xiongan new area as part of their China Mission.
由南荷兰省国王专员Jaap Smit （雅普斯密特先生），战略顾问Leo Zegwaard先生以及荷中商务促进公司合伙人秦子潇先生组成的小型代表团出席了博鳌亚洲论坛。A small delegation from Zuid-Holland, consisting of King’s Commissioner Jaap Smit, strategic advisor Leo Zegwaard and Shaw Qin, director of Dutch Sino Business Promotions, attended the Boao Forum for Asia.
为了更有效的与2018年廊坊过暨经贸洽谈会的主宾省 – 南荷兰省沟通协调，廊坊市特别组织了代表团于3月19日访问南荷兰省。In order to coordinate with Province of Zuid-Holland, as the Guest Province with Honor to join this year's Hebei International Fair in a more efficient way, a delegation from Langfang Municipality, the host city of the Fair paid a visit to the Netherlands on 19 March.