|Ambassador Zhang Host Reception for Chinese Community upon Arrival|
On the evening of December 6, the Chinese Ambassador H.E. Mr. Zhang Xinsen hosted a reception for the Chinese community in Ireland upon his arrival. More than 60 representatives of the Chinese community in Ireland attended.
In his speech, Ambassador Zhang said he was very pleased to be appointed as Chinese Ambassador to Ireland at this time when the China Ireland relation is developing so well. The development and prosperity of the Motherland is the common wishes of the Chinese people around the world. Hope all the friends from the Chinese community in Ireland take the Chinese Embassy as home, working hard and unitedly to promote further development of the friendship between China and Ireland.
Ambassador Zhang presented his credentials to Her Excellency Mrs. Mary McAleese, President of Ireland on December 5 and formally took his official post.