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Celebration on the 25th Baltimore – Xiamen Sister City Relationship
Sep 9, 2010, Xiamen, China

This year commemorates the 25th anniversary of Sister City relationship between Baltimore, Maryland, USA and Xiamen, China. On the occasion of the anniversary celebration, Maryland Secretary of State John P. McDonough and City of Baltimore Special Assistant and Director, International Initiatives Renee Samuels led the Maryland delegation to visit Xiamen in Sep 7 – 10.

Baltimore – Xiamen Sister City 25th Anniversary Banquet was held in Xiamen Yeohwa Hotel on the night of Sep 9th. Xiamen Vice Mayor Zhan Cangzhou gave Mr. McDonough and the delegation members his warm greetings. In his speech, Mr. Zhan said that during the past 25 years, Baltimore and Ximen have been continuously enhancing mutual understanding, enlarging cooperation in all sectors and strengthening friendship of the two peoples. Mr. McDonough and Mr. W. Fontaine Bell, Chairman of Baltimore-Xiamen Sister City Committee delivered speeches later to congratulate on the 25-year sister city relationship, with the hope that Baltimore and Xiamen could be more closely connected through exchange and cooperation in the fields of business and trade, culture, tourism, education etc.

During their stay in Xiamen, the delegation also participated in the 14th China International Fair for Investment & Trade (CIFIT) to look for partners and build meaningful relationships and alliances.

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