Brussels - HKSAR 20th anniversary reception - 29 June 2017

In Brussels, the reception on 29 June was co-organised by HKETO, Brussels and the Belgium-Hong Kong Society (BHKS) with the support of the Mission of the People's Republic of China to the European Union (Chinese Mission to the EU).   It was attended by representatives of the international diplomatic corps, including the Head of the Chinese Mission to the EU, Ms Yang Yangyi, and the Chinese Ambassador to Belgium, Mr Qu Xing, as well as representatives from the Belgian authorities, the European Commission, the European Parliament, chambers of commerce, education institutions and the media, plus members of the Hong Kong community living in Belgium.  Mr Piet Steel, Chairman, represented the Belgium-Hong Kong Society.

The talented Yat Po Singers (一舖清唱), the first professional a cappella choral theatre company in Hong Kong focusing on developing original theatrical works, performed at the receptions in Luxembourg and Brussels, and gave warmly applauded performances with a programme that variously included the theme song of the 20th Anniversary celebrations namely 香港・我家 (Hong Kong Our Home), 月光光 (The Crescent Moon Rises), 南泥灣渡假村 (Nan Ni Wan Resort), 賽馬 (Horse Race), Man in the mirror and Swan Lake.