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10th Anniversary of Guizhou-Nebraska relationship

June 17, 2014

Secretary Gale welcomed government and business leaders from Guizhou Province in China to the State Capitol on June 17 to celebrate the 10th anniversary of the sister state-province relationship

Secretary Gale welcomed government and business leaders from Guizhou Province in China to the State Capitol on June 17 to celebrate the 10th anniversary of the sister state-province relationship.


 

During the morning ceremony, Sec. Gale exchanged flags with Ms. Goude Chen, vice president of the Guizhou Provincial People’s Association for Friendship

During the morning ceremony, Sec. Gale exchanged flags with Ms. Goude Chen, vice president of the Guizhou Provincial People’s Association for Friendship.


Sec. Gale also addressed the visiting delegates and presented each of them with an Honorary Citizenship

 Sec. Gale also addressed the visiting delegates and presented each of them with an Honorary Citizenship.


The sister state-province relationship is intended to promote cultural and commercial relations. Guizhou Province is a subtropical province in southwest China covering 67,000 square miles and a population of nearly 40 million people

The sister state-province relationship is intended to promote cultural and commercial relations. Guizhou Province is a subtropical province in southwest China covering 67,000 square miles and a population of nearly 40 million people.


In the summer of 1997 Governor Nelson visited Guizhou Province and signed a memorandum of friendship. In 2004, Governor Mike Johanns signed the formal sister state-province agreement with the Governor of Guizhou Province

In the summer of 1997 Governor Nelson visited Guizhou Province and signed a memorandum of friendship. In 2004, Governor Mike Johanns signed the formal sister state-province agreement with the Governor of Guizhou Province.