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Monthly archive for "April 2014"

High-Level Visit to Belgium

Visit of President Xi Jinping to Belgium

From left to right : Mr Bert De Graeve, CEO Bekaert, Chairman, FCCC; President Xi Jinping, Premier Di Rupo; Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs, Foreign Trade and European Affairs Didier Reynders;  Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Defense Pieter De Crem

Chinese President Xi Jinping, accompanied by his wife Peng Liyuan and a strong business delegation, has paid a visit to Belgium and to the EU headquarters in Brussels from March 30 till April 1, 2014 as part of a four-nation European tour. He delivered a…

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From left to right : Mr Bert De Graeve, CEO Bekaert, Chairman, FCCC; President Xi Jinping, Premier Di Rupo; Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs, Foreign Trade and European Affairs Didier Reynders; Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Defense Pieter De Crem
Discover Flanders

Connecting with the Flanders-China Chamber of Commerce: Interview with Chairman Mr Bert De Graeve.

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  Chairman: Keys to doing business in both cultures Editor’s note: As Chinese President Xi Jinping visits Belgium from Mar 30 to Apr 1, Bert De Graeve, chairman of the Flanders-China Chamber of Commerce and also CEO of Bekaert Group, talked with China Daily reporter…

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Trumps of Flanders Cleantech Sector

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  Flanders, the heart of Europe and part of the second largest chemical cluster in the world, is home to some powerful Cleantech companies offering game-changing technologies that governments and organisations can use to help accelerate the transition to a sustainable industry and society, yielding…

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Business news

Interview with Mr Hudson Liu, Country Manager Belgium, Huawei

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Could you please describe the activities of your company in China and in Europe? Huawei is a well-known telecommunication company and our core business activity is providing telecom infrastructure and services to telecom operators. In other words, to give you a simple example, when you…

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Business news

The Port of Antwerp focuses on North China

Port of Qingdao and Antwerp

The Antwerp Port Authority organized a road show to north China: Tianjin, Qingdao and Dalian from 23 to 25 April. On 23 April, a seminar on how to reduce the supply chain cost to Europe was organized for the Chinese manufacturers and shippers in TEDA…

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Business news

Flanders-China trade and investment

Flanders-China trade and investment In 2013 Flanders’ exports to China reached €6.8 billion and its imports from China €11.28 billion, leaving a trade deficit of €4.48 billion. Flanders’ exports accounted for more than 90% of Belgium’s exports to China and slightly lower than 90% of…

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