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Embassy of Sweden Beijing, China

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Swedish Prime Minister Ulf Kristersson in Brussels. Photo: Johannes Frandsen

Press release: Sweden takes over the Presidency of the Council of the European Union

11 Jan 2023

On January 1, 2023, Sweden took over the Presidency of the Council of the European Union. The priorities will be on security, competitiveness, the green and energy transitions, democratic values and the rule of law.


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  • Embassy gate
    12 May 2021
    On 12-14 May, representatives of the Embassy of Sweden in Beijing and Business Sweden, as parts of Team Sweden China, will visit Guangzhou and Shenzhen for meetings with Chinese battery and electric vehicle counterparts, as well as with local Swedish business community.     
  • SANC
    28 Apr 2021
    Sweden Alumni Network China, SANC, is one of the biggest alumni networks for Chinese individuals who have studied in Sweden. The reception will be hosted by the Ambassador Helena Sångeland.
  • Pre Departure
    28 Apr 2021
    Embassy of Sweden will together with the Consulate General and the Swedish Institute organize a webinar targeting master students who just have been accepted to Swedish universities. The webinar will focus on residence permits and alumni experiences.

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