Chinese Ambassador Jin Zhijian in Iceland Meets with Mayor of Hafnarfjörður
2019/04/02

On March 28th, Ambassador Jin Zhijian met with Mayor Rosá Guðbjartsdóttir of Hafnarfjörður. The two sides exchanged views on local governments and people to people exchanges, as well as cooperation in tourism and geothermal energy.

Ambassador Jin pointed out that Hafnarfjörður is an important city in the Capital Region of Iceland, and the friendship city of Baoding in China. He hoped that both sides can give full play to the great platform of friendship cities and further improve geothermal cooperation as well as educational and cultural exchanges. The Chinese embassy would be glad to offer assistance in the above mentioned fields. Ambassador Jin also invited Ms. Guðbjartsdóttir to visit China at her convenience.

Ms. Guðbjartsdóttir welcomed Ambassador Jin to visit Hafnarfjörður. She stressed that Hafnarfjörður as a traditional harbor city would like to focus on its unique features in culture and tourism, and would like to strengthen cooperation with Baoding. She appreciated the great advice and help provided by Ambassador Jin and would like to visit China in the future.