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Torch Arrival in Chongqing 火炬传递重庆地区正式启动
The British Chamber of Commerce in Southwest China will launch the Torch Relay in Chongqing on July 16th, the relay will last until July 27th, the day of the Opening Ceremony of the London Olympics. The first organization which received the torch in Chongqing was the British Consulate in Chongqing. The staff at the consulate were very enthusiastic and proud to know that the torch was coming to them, knowing that the torch represents the Olympic Games and its spirit, which will be hosted by the UK this year. Some other organizations also participated in the torch relay later, including the Culture and Education Department of the British Consulate, and Senswins in Chongqing.
In the following days many more members of the British Chamber of Commerce in Southwest China will take part in the Torch Relay activity. This event will not only spread the theme of the London Olympics, but also promote further corporations and communication among members and our networks. Meanwhile, photos and reports will be published on the social media site of the British Chamber of Commerce.