Chinese Ambassador to Iceland Jin Zhijian Visits Viðskiptablaðið

On June 21, Chinese Ambassador Jin Zhijian visited Viðskiptablaðið and met with Editor in Chief Trausti Hafliðason to discuss about future cooperation.

Ambassador Jin introduced the latest economic development of China and bilateral trade between China and Iceland, and spoke highly of Viðskiptablaðið's important role in providing economic and trade information as well as relevant service. Ambassador Jin stressed that the Chinese Embassy was willing to strengthen cooperation with Viðskiptablaðið and work together to promote further development of China-Iceland economic and trade relations.

Mr. Hafliðason welcomed Ambassador's visit and introduced the development of Viðskiptablaðið. He agreed with Ambassador's proposal to further enhance cooperation between Viðskiptablaðið and the Chinese Embassy, and exchanged views over various topics concerning China-Iceland trade development.

Viðskiptablaðið was established in 1944 as a weekly newspaper focusing on Iceland commerce and economy. It also has magazines on fishery and commerce as well as the website, with a wide influence in Icelandic business circle.