Following the steps of Genghis Khan
11.05.2012 / 08:12
Upon kind invitation of the local company Oater Co., Ltd. and Municipal People´s Government a small delegation of the Economic Section of the Embassy had the opportunity to visit on April 24-26, 2012 the city of Xilinhot in Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region. Just one hour by plane from Beijing, there is a quite different world to explore in the middle of vast grasslands and on the edge of the Gobi Dessert.
The Embassy´s delegation met with Vice Mayor of the city, Mr. Qinggele, and representatives of municipal bureaux for culture, trade and tourism in order to discuss about potential cooperation on municipal level in various fields. The delegation visited horseracing track in the city, dairy factory and grasslands tourism resort, witnessing the fast and purposefull development. During meetings with Oater Co., Ltd. leadership the Embassy´s delegation learned about their interest in cooperation in various sectors – agriculture, horse breeding, food&drinks, glass, jewellery, renewable sources of energy, mining equipment, tourism etc. The discussions will be followed by the planned visit of Xilinhot representatives to the Czech Republic later in May/June.