2021 will mark the 50-year anniversary of diplomatic relations between Belgium and China. In order to further promote the economic and trade cooperation between China and Belgium, the Belgian-Chinese Chamber of Commerce (BCECC) and the Association of Chinese Enterprise in Belgium and Luxembourg (AECBL) organized their webinar “China’s 14th Five Year Plan and beyond: Opportunities for Belgian and Chinese companies” on 23 June 2021 at 10:00 CET (16:00 CST).
We were very honored to have the Ambassador of P. R. China to the Kingdom of Belgium, H. E. Mr. Cao Zhongming, who will deliver a keynote speech on the current and future Belgian-Chinese trade cooperation. During the webinar, China’s 14th Five Year Plan as well as the Belgian business environment with its many investment opportunities will be explained.
10:00-10:05: Opening remarks by Mr. Ma Xiangjun, President of the Association of Chinese enterprises in Belgium and Luxembourg (AECBL)
10:05-10:10: Opening remarks by Mr. Bernard Dewit, Chairman of the Belgian-Chinese Chamber of Commerce (BCECC)
10:10-10:40: Keynote speech by H.E. Mr. Cao Zhongming, Ambassador of the Chinese Embassy to the Kingdom of Belgium
10:40-11:20: “Fourteenth Five-Year Plan and Economics, Trade and Investment in China” by Mr. Wang Yuzhe, Principal Economist of ICBC International
11:20-11:40: Presentation on the Belgian economic environment by Mr. Koen De Leus, Chief Economist of BNP Paribas Fortis
11:40-12:00: “Flanders, Gateway to Europe” by Mr. Xavier Vanrolleghem, Head of Invest of Flanders Investment & Trade (FIT)
12:00-12:10: Q&A session
Zoom (link will be sent out to the participants upon registration).
BCECC Members: Free
Non-members: €30 (VAT Excl.)
Please click here for a summary of our event with some pictures.
With the support of Flanders Investment & Trade (FIT)