Qatar’s pavilion at the ongoing International Horticultural Exhibition in Beijing (Expo 2019) yesterday hosted a symbolic celebration of Qatar National Day.
The event was held through co-operation with the authorities concerned at the Ministry of Municipality and Environment (MME) and the Qatari embassy in China, with the participation of government entities.
The celebration was attended by a number of dignitaries from Qatar and China.
Qatar’s ambassador to China Mohamed bin Abdullah al-Dehaimi stressed that Qatar’s participation in the Beijing Expo comes as part of the efforts made to enhance the growing good and friendly relations between the two countries.
He also noted that the event has served as an excellent platform for the exchange of experiences and expertise in the field of horticulture.
He congratulated China for the success of the event and stressed that the Qatar pavilion there will remain as a gift from Qatar to the local government as a symbol of the friendship between the two countries and the two peoples.
He also invited all the participants to the 2021 edition of the exhibition, which will be held in Qatar.
He added that the participation of Qatar in this year’s expo will reflect positively on the organisation of the upcoming event.
Accordingly, the logo of the 2021 expo in Qatar was launched on the occasion, the MME said in a statement.