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Chinese New Year Reception – Year Of The Dragon

On 8 February 2024, the Chinese New Year Reception took place at the Luxembourg Chamber of Commerce. It was organized jointly by CHINALUX, the Luxembourg Chamber of Commerce and the Hong Kong Economic and Trade Office in Brussels. The event, held to celebrate the advent of the Dragon New Year, served as a vibrant chapter for fostering cultural exchange and strengthening bilateral ties between Luxembourg and China.

The atmosphere was charged with anticipation and goodwill. Mr. Carlo Thelen, CEO/Director General of the Chamber of Commerce, set the tone for the evening with a welcome address, emphasizing the significance of cross-cultural collaboration and economic cooperation in the global landscape.

His Excellency Mr. Hua Ning, the Chinese Ambassador to Luxembourg, delivered an inspiring speech, reflecting upon the bonds of friendship between the two nations and envisioning a future with mutual prosperity and understanding.

Ms. Shirley Yung, Special Representative of the Hong Kong Economic and Trade Affairs to the European Union, graced the gathering with her insightful remarks, underscoring the pivotal role of Hong Kong as a dynamic bridge between East and West, fostering innovation and facilitating trade relations.

The evening reached its zenith as Ms. Zhujun Xie, President of the China-Luxembourg Chamber of Commerce, took the stage. She talked about her vision for deepening commercial ties and business exchanges between the two nations. Joined by Mr. Jacques Bortuzzo, Vice President of CHINALUX, raised their glasses in a symbolic toast to the audience, blessing of prosperity and happiness upon all present, symbolizing the spirit of unity and goodwill for the new year.

The Chinese New Year Reception stood as a testament to the enduring spirit of cooperation and friendship between Luxembourg and China, paving the way for a future with shared successes and boundless opportunities. We look forward to meeting you soon.

2024年2月8日,中国新年招待会在卢森堡商会举行。 该招待会由中卢商会、卢森堡商会和香港驻布鲁塞尔经济贸易办事处联合主办。 此次活动是为了庆祝龙年的到来,同时也为了促进卢森堡与中国之间的文化交流和加强双边关系而举办。

现场气氛充满期待和欢乐。 卢森堡商会首席执行官兼总干事Carlo Thelen先生以欢迎致辞为当晚定下了基调,强调了跨文化合作和经济合作在全球格局中的重要性。


香港驻欧盟经济贸易事务特别代表Shirley Yung女士发表了演讲,强调香港作为东西方之间的动态桥梁、促进创新和促进贸易关系的关键作用 。

中卢商会主席谢竹君女士的演讲谈到了深化两国商业关系和商业交流的愿景。 中卢商会副主席Jacques Bortuzzo先生与观众一起举杯,祝福在场的所有人新年快乐,万事如意。



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