Official Delegation from Cluj-Napoca visits Suwon

[:ro]Cluj-Napoca and Suwon have been sister cities since 1999. There is an active relation between these two cities and one of the first accomplishments was the founding of a cultural and business association named Open Bridge Consortium in 2009.
Open Bridge Consortium kept its constant activity of improving Cluj-Napoca’s cultural and business relationships with Suwon and Korea by facilitating the organization of cultural events, such as traditional Korean food performances, and also, business events, such as business match-making and assisting the local authorities and investors for a better connection.
In 2009 a monument to celebrate this sisterhood was established in Cluj-Napoca. The mayors of both cities were present and it was a special moment that strengthened the mutual trust and enabled future mutual activities.

<img class=”alignleft size-large wp-image-817″ title=”monument-cluj” src=”” width=”512″ height=”341″ srcset=”http://openbridge.org.ro/wp-content/uploads/2016/11/monument-cluj-1024×683.jpg 1024w, http://openbridge.org.ro/wp-content/uploads/2016/11/monument-cluj-300×200.jpg 300w, http://openbridge.org.ro/wp-content/uploads/2016/11/monument-cluj-768×512.jpg 768w” sizes=”(max-width: 512px) 100vw, 512px” />

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Over the years both cities sent official delegations to participate in festivals of the sister city’s country. Traditional food, clothes, dances and many other cultural aspects of both countries were introduced to the general public. Every time the visits were successful and promising.
This year in October, Open Bridge Consortium assisted an official delegation from Cluj-Napoca to Suwon. In this delegation the mayor and other public leaders took part and with the help of Open Bridge Consortium many clusters and corporations went along in search for an open door to invest and to meet possible investors and partners in business.
However, one of the most important events in this visit to Suwon was the unveiling of a monument in Suwon that celebrates the strong relationship of the two cities. As recognition of the hard work Open Bride Consortium has done and as a manifestation of gratitude for the association’s willingness to continue in connecting Cluj-Napoca to Suwon, the name given to this monument was called Open Bridge. It is was an honor not only for Open Bridge Consortium but also for the city of Cluj-Napoca and the moment reassured both sides that the work that has been done so far was efficient and the next steps in developing this relationship are ready to be made.

The monument portrays an actual bridge between Cluj-Napoca and Suwon symbolizing at the same time the sisterhood of this cities and the gratitude that is expressed towards Open Bridge Consortium. According to official delegation and to Open Bridge Consortium this visit was productive and the path for new projects was paved. Open Bridge Consortium gladly accepted coordinating this visit and this visit proved that Open Bridge Consortium is a reliable partner for both sides.

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Cluj-Napoca and Suwon have been sister cities since 1999. There is an active relation between these two cities and one of the first accomplishments was the founding of a cultural and business association named Open Bridge Consortium in 2009.
Open Bridge Consortium kept its constant activity of improving Cluj-Napoca’s cultural and business relationships with Suwon and Korea by facilitating the organization of cultural events, such as traditional Korean food performances, and also, business events, such as business match-making and assisting the local authorities and investors for a better connection.
In 2009 a monument to celebrate this sisterhood was established in Cluj-Napoca. The mayors of both cities were present and it was a special moment that strengthened the mutual trust and enabled future mutual activities.

<img class="alignleft size-large wp-image-817" title="monument-cluj" src="” width=”512″ height=”341″ srcset=”http://openbridge.org.ro/wp-content/uploads/2016/11/monument-cluj-1024×683.jpg 1024w, http://openbridge.org.ro/wp-content/uploads/2016/11/monument-cluj-300×200.jpg 300w, http://openbridge.org.ro/wp-content/uploads/2016/11/monument-cluj-768×512.jpg 768w” sizes=”(max-width: 512px) 100vw, 512px” />

<img class="alignright size-large wp-image-818" title="monument-suwon" src="” width=”512″ height=”341″ />

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

[image source: https://i.ytimg.com/vi/jAj1nDSd0c0/maxresdefault.jpg]

 

Over the years both cities sent official delegations to participate in festivals of the sister city’s country. Traditional food, clothes, dances and many other cultural aspects of both countries were introduced to the general public. Every time the visits were successful and promising.
This year in October, Open Bridge Consortium assisted an official delegation from Cluj-Napoca to Suwon. In this delegation the mayor and other public leaders took part and with the help of Open Bridge Consortium many clusters and corporations went along in search for an open door to invest and to meet possible investors and partners in business.
However, one of the most important events in this visit to Suwon was the unveiling of a monument in Suwon that celebrates the strong relationship of the two cities. As recognition of the hard work Open Bride Consortium has done and as a manifestation of gratitude for the association’s willingness to continue in connecting Cluj-Napoca to Suwon, the name given to this monument was called Open Bridge. It is was an honor not only for Open Bridge Consortium but also for the city of Cluj-Napoca and the moment reassured both sides that the work that has been done so far was efficient and the next steps in developing this relationship are ready to be made.

The monument portrays an actual bridge between Cluj-Napoca and Suwon symbolizing at the same time the sisterhood of this cities and the gratitude that is expressed towards Open Bridge Consortium. According to official delegation and to Open Bridge Consortium this visit was productive and the path for new projects was paved. Open Bridge Consortium gladly accepted coordinating this visit and this visit proved that Open Bridge Consortium is a reliable partner for both sides.

<img class="alignleft size-medium wp-image-815" title="dezvelire-1" src="” width=”300″ height=”169″ srcset=”http://openbridge.org.ro/wp-content/uploads/2016/11/dezvelire-1-300×169.jpg 300w, http://openbridge.org.ro/wp-content/uploads/2016/11/dezvelire-1-768×432.jpg 768w, http://openbridge.org.ro/wp-content/uploads/2016/11/dezvelire-1-1024×576.jpg 1024w, http://openbridge.org.ro/wp-content/uploads/2016/11/dezvelire-1.jpg 1525w” sizes=”(max-width: 300px) 100vw, 300px” /><img class="alignright size-medium wp-image-816" title="dezvelire-2" src="” width=”300″ height=”169″ srcset=”http://openbridge.org.ro/wp-content/uploads/2016/11/dezvelire-2-300×169.jpg 300w, http://openbridge.org.ro/wp-content/uploads/2016/11/dezvelire-2-768×432.jpg 768w, http://openbridge.org.ro/wp-content/uploads/2016/11/dezvelire-2-1024×576.jpg 1024w, http://openbridge.org.ro/wp-content/uploads/2016/11/dezvelire-2.jpg 1525w” sizes=”(max-width: 300px) 100vw, 300px” />

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