Chongqing Municipality and Sør-Trøndelag county signs Twinning-Agreement
On the June 14 2007 the Chinese Municipality of Chongqing and Norwegian county Sør-Trøndelag deepened their relationship by signing a Twinning-Agreement.
In 2005 Chongqing and Sør-Trøndelag signed a provincial friendship agreement with focus on trade cooperation within energy and environment.
The friendship has been mutual beneficial for both parties and therefore both saw an opportunity to extend and further develop this relationship.
Therefore, on June 14 2007 in connection with Congqing Municipality 10-year anniversary a delegation from Sør-Trøndelag county was invited to Chongqing to participate in the celebration and also sign a Twinning-agreement.
The Twinning-agreement is a deepening of the relationship between the two parties and aims at encouraging further cooperation and mutual understanding between the citizens in Chongqing and Sør-Trøndelag. The Twinning-agreement represents a unique opportunity and network to encourage exchanges of experiences on a variety of issues of common interest.