|Embassy of China in Iceland Holds 2017 Spring Festival Reception|
On 26th January 2017, Chinese Ambassador to Iceland Zhang Weidong held a Spring Festival Reception at the Chinese Embassy. Over 300 guests participated in the reception, among them were representatives from the Icelandic Government and Parliament, diplomatic envoys accredited to Iceland, overseas Chinese and friends from different circles.
In his speech, Ambassador Zhang reflected on the remarkable achievements accomplished by China over the year of the Monkey and highly spoke of the successful activities launched by both sides in celebrating the 45th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between China and Iceland. Ambassador Zhang pointed out that the upcoming Year of the Rooster 2017, represented new hope, courage and determination. He believed that with the joint efforts of the two countries, China-Iceland relations would usher in a brighter future.
A documentary entitled "China's Spring Festival" was shown at the reception. The reception was permeated with warm, happy and friendly atmosphere from the beginning to the end.