Inauguration of Indian food festival in Qingdao
Dr B. Bala Bhaskar, Deputy Chief of Mission inaugurated the Indian Food Festival in Qingdao on 14 July 2014. The Food Festival is being organized in Hotel Shangri La Qingdao from 14-17 July as part of the Glimpses of India Festival to mark 2014 as India-China Year of Friendly Exchanges. Two Indian Chefs from hotel ‘The Ashok’ New Delhi are in Qingdao to give the local people a taste of authentic Indian cuisine.
Earlier on 14 July, Dr B. Bala Bhaskar also met Ms Luan Xin, Vice Mayor of Qingdao and other officials from the local Government and discussed ways and means to enhance cooperation and linkages in the spheres of trade, commerce, culture and tourism between Qingdao and India.