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2017 News & Events

April 2017

20 April: Minister Creed & Minister Zhi Sign Landmark Protocol in Dublin

Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine, Michael Creed TD, made a number of significant advances in the development of Irish exports of beef, seafood and thoroughbred horses to China, during a meeting with Chinese Minister Zhi Shuping in Dublin today.

March 2017

27 Mar: The European Union at 60

The signing of the Treaties of Rome in 1957 by Belgium, France, Germany, Italy, Luxembourg, and the Netherlands maeked the very foundation of what has now become the European Union.

16 Mar: Green Great Wall marks St. Patrick's Day in Beijing

On March 16, the annual spectacular event to turn Great Wall green took place at the Badaling Great Wall, attracting hundreds of people from all walks of life to witness the magic.

14 Mar: St. Patrick's Day Celebrations 2017 in Guangzhou

For details of the St. Patrick's Day events in Guangzhou, which include the greening of the Canton Tower on 17 March, please check out the linked programme (PDF).

10 Mar: St Patrick's Festival Beijing 2017

The Embassy of Ireland in Beijing is pleased to share with you details of its St Patrick's Day Cultural Programme which begins on 11 March and runs until 18 March.

January 2017

19 Jan: Minister Murphy Visit

The Irish Minister with responsibility for Financial Services at the Department of Finance, Mr. Eoghan Murphy T.D. recently visited Beijing.