On Monday 2 September the Swedish city Västerås, 100 km West of Stockholm, is visited by a delegation from the Chinese city Jinan, in the partnership region Shandong.
The delegation consists of the deputy mayor, the Secretary General and representatives from the food and drug administration and sports management. The City Council leadership receives the delegation at the City Hall of Västerås.
The aim with the visit is to discuss what mutual interests the two cities have. Optimally the future collaborations also provide national added value and thus financially supported by national development agencies such as Sida, Growth Agency and Vinnova or current educational exchange programs.
The delegation also visits Widenska high school, and later in the afternoon they visit the central warehouse of ICA, one of Sweden’s biggest retail companies.
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