Dutch King Willem-Alexander is visiting China from October 25 to 29.
It is the King’s first state visit to China since he ascended the throne in April 2013.
Dutch King Willem-Alexander on Tuesday arrived in Yan’an City of northwest China’s Shaanxi Province for a visit.
SOUNDBITE(ENGLISH): WILLEM-ALEXANDER, Dutch King
“I’m glad to be here in Yan’an, one of the cradles of Chinese civilization, to see the attance from you… Most people will go to Beijing and Shanghai when they come to China. And I’m very very glad that I have the chance to be in Shaanxi and the beautiful city of Yan’an. “