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Ambassador Liao visited the city of Uppsala to meet with the Mayor Eva Edwardsson to discuss bilateral cooperation

On February 8th, Ambassador Liao visited Uppsala, one of the most expansive, thriving cities in Europe and met with the Mayor Eva Edwardsson and Deputy Mayor Carl Lindberg. The purpose of the visit was to discuss bilateral cooperation.

During the visit, the Mayor introduced the city's population structure, and talked about its characteristics as a university city as well as presented several middle-sized industries within high-tech and biological science. She also shared the city’s objectives to be achieved in her term, such as sustainable environment, real estate construction and public transportation upgrading etc. Ambassador Liao talked about Taiwan's high-tech industries such as TSMC, Ubike (city bicycles) and Gogoro (electric scooters). Ambassador Liao then invited the Mayor to visit Taiwan to find out the potentials for Uppsala city.

Followed by the meeting, Ambassador Liao had a lunch with the Mayor, the Deputy Mayor,  Sten Bernhardsson, the cultural director of Uppsala city, and Shiow lih Wu, an overseas Taiwanese to continue discussing potential cooperation areas between Uppsala city and the Republic of China(Taiwan).