On June 5 the Royal Danish Embassy in Beijing held a reception in order to celebrate the Danish Constitution Day.
On the occasion of the Danish Constitution Day the Royal Danish Embassy held a reception in the Ambassador’s residence on June 5. Among the guests was the Vice Minister of Ministry of Foreign Affairs of China, Zhai Jun, who had an official talk with Ambassador Friis Arne Petersen.
“It was an honour to welcome the Vice Minister to the Royal Danish Embassy. We had a good talk about the strong and important relationship between Denmark and China and about the strengths of both countries,” says Ambassador Friis Arne Petersen.
The Royal Danish Embassy had invited more than 1.200 officials to participate in the reception. The guests were representatives from Danish and Chinese companies, officials from Chinese ministries, scholars, educational experts, social workers and journalists from both Chinese and Danish media.
“I am glad that so many officials wanted to participate in our reception on the occasion of the Danish Constitution Day, which is an important day because we celebrate the Danish Constitution that secures civil rights, private property rights and freedom of speech,” says Ambassador Friis Arne Petersen.
At the same time the reception was a good opportunity to strengthen the good work relations between the Royal Danish Embassy and its business partners.