Tuesday, 2018-01-23

China Sweden Business Council launches awaited meeting regarding healthcare with chinese ambassador and Stockholm county council.

China-Sweden Business Council, together with county council Ella Bohlin (KD), met with China's ambassador to Sweden Gui Congyou and the Embassy Commercial Counsellor Han Xiaodong.


During the meeting, H.E. Gui Congyou tells us that China has launched a national healthcare and medical strategy. The focus is on establishing a working base with medical and healthcare system. Gui emphasizes the importance of co-operation with Sweden on this kind of issues due to its world-leading role.


Ella Bohlin gave an appreciated speech at the meeting about the framework for Swedish healthcare structure. It became apparent during the discussions that we have a lot to learn from each other regarding patient safety, waiting times in hospitals and how to overcome common obstacles in daily activities at hospitals and care givers.


All participants also welcomed that CSBC in June 2018 will organize a delegation to China to expand cooperation and raise issues related to innovation, health and digitization. In August 2018 CSBC will also hold its annual conference in Stockholm, China Sweden Business Forum where the business forum will focus on healthcare and innovation.



From left to right in picture: Lydia Liu Chairman CSBC, Ella Bohlin County Council, H.E Guo Congyou Ambassador, Han Xiaodong Embassy Trade Council, Adam Hofmann PR and Communications CSBC