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Welcome to Beijing, one of the leading capitals of the world and the host of the 2008 Olympics. With a history that is more than 3000 years, Beijing is an amazing mix of old and new, and an exciting place för the 29th Olympic Game. 

For centuries Beijing has been the centre for cultural and business activities and is today beyond doubt a truly world class and international city...

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No matter if you are looking for a first class or budget hotel, you will find what you wish in Beijing.  Most of the business hotels are placed in the city centre. You can make your secure booking here.

President Hu Jintao visited Sweden – 2008.com was invited
When president Hu Jintao was visiting Sweden and its capital Stockholm, the Sweden-China Trade Council arranged June 10 2007 a Welcome Dinner with President Hu Jintao as guest of honour.

President Hu Jintao visited Sweden – 2008.com was invited 

President Hu Jintao delivered an important speech at the welcome dinner and emphasized the role played by Sweden in international affairs and expected even stronger cooperation between China and Sweden in the future to maintain world peace and boost common development.
Many leading representatives of the Swedish business community, government and companies with strong connections to China were invited to the dinner. We are very proud to announce that Leif Almo, our CEO of 2008.com and Scandnet also was invited.

In the morning the same day President Hu Jintao and the Swedish King Carl XVI Gustaf attended a ceremony in Gothenburg (Goteborg) to watch the return of a replica of the large wooden sailing ship Gotheborg that arrived from China.

Read the president's speech here

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2008.com supported the idea of the Glorious China being host for the Olympic Games already in 1999. It evolved in a unique co-operation between Sweden and China. We had aldready been to China fifteen times, in order to know the country better. More...


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