Qi Liling (R1) receives the "International Friendship Award" from Queen Letizia of Spain in 2019. [Photo/66wz.com]
A Wenzhou businesswoman, along with Spanish officials, sent a video praising the success of the Beijing 2022 Winter Olympic Games on Feb 20.
In the video, Qi Liling, chairwoman of Puente China España, a multinational company headquartered in Barcelona, Spain, praised the international sporting gala with many Spanish officials and businesspeople, including secretary general of the Spanish Ministry of Culture and Sport Víctor Francos, first deputy mayor of the Municipality of Barcelona Jaume Collboni, founder and honorary president of the China Europe International Business School Pedro Nueno, and president of the Spanish Federation of Small and Medium Enterprises Jose Maria Torres.
They also sent Chinese New Year greetings and looked forward to the two countries carrying out more economic, cultural, and educational cooperation in the future.
Qi, born in Yongjia county, Wenzhou, has been doing business in Spain since the 1990s. She enjoys a strong reputation in the Spanish and Chinese business circles and has more than 20 years of trade experience with China and the West. She also has professional knowledge and practical experience in helping multinational companies enter China and Chinese enterprises go overseas.
She was one of seven businesspeople that granted the "International Friendship Award" by the Spanish government in 2019.