|Ambassador Chen Li hosted Chinese National Day Reception|
On 28th September, 2017, Ambassador Chen Li and Mme. Qin Sa hosted a reception to celebrate the 68th Anniversary of the Founding of the People’s Republic of China. More than 200 guests including Speaker of the Finnish Parliament Mme. Maria Lohela, President of the Supreme Court Mr. Timo Esko, Secretary General of the Palace of the President Mr. Teemu Tanner, Under-Secretary of State Ms. Anne Sipiläinen, Chief of Defence Command Lieutenant General Timo Kivinen as well as heads of the Missions of the Diplomatic Corps in Finland attended the reception.
In his speech, Ambassador Chen briefed the guests on remarkable achievements China has scored during the last 68 years, spoke highly of the current relations between China and Finland and emphasized the bright future of bilateral cooperation. All the guests appreciated China’s latest social and economic development as well as its global role, and wish a everlasting friendship between Finland and China.