Holland Heineken House opens in Beijing

8th August 2008, Comments 0 comments

The Holland Heineken House will serve as a meeting place for the Dutch community during the Olympics.

8 August 2008
 
BEIJING - The Holland Heineken House has been officially opened in Beijing by Erica Terpstra, chair of the Dutch sports federation, and Charlene Heineken de Carvalho, majority shareholder in the Heineken brewery.

It is the ninth time that the Holland House has been set up for the Olympic Games. The Holland House will serve as a meeting place for the Dutch community during the Beijing Olympics.

In the past, Dutch Crown Prince Willem-Alexander and several high-ranking Chinese functionaries have often attended the opening of the Holland Heineken House.

[Radio Netherlands / Expatica]
 
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