At present, the Netherlands Alumni Network in China (NANC) over 4000 members including both Chinese and foreign origins; some 80% are based in China. To make NANC membership unique and more valuable to our members, we have specially designed a NANC Membership Card. It is 100% free of charge. In order to avoid unknown problems, it is planned to start small.
1. The first 500 alumni who have submitted the form and get approved can receive a membership card, with this card; alumni can enjoy certain benefits and services provided by NANC and its partners from Sep 2011 to Aug 2012 as the trial period.
2. The first 2 batches of cards have been produced and distributed, last batch will be produced and distributed on the 5th of December. Application deadline: Dec 2.
3. If you have any questions, please send us an email to firstname.lastname@example.org with a subject "Question on NANC membership card".
By issuing this membership card, NANC aims at providing more added values to the active members and offering more academic, professional and personal networking opportunities to the alumni.
Benefits of card holders
NANC membership fee is Free-of-Charge. All registered ordinary (online) members can enjoy the privileges of participating activities organized by NANC and enjoy the ordinary services such as receiving e-Newsletter and Job/internship information from NANC; while NANC membership card holders may enjoy a special discount or exclusive offer for participating certain activities as compared to ordinary members. Besides, NANC also gives away FREE seatings (to members’ spouse) to the events that are organized by NANC partners, in form of lucky draw among participating members.
Ms. Selano LI +86-10-66117936/38 - 202 nanc[at]nesochina.org
Below are the 'NANC Membership Card Discount Deals' that you will receive by presenting your membership card at the respective vendors.
Netherlands Education Support Office (NESO) CHINA is set up in partnership between NUFFIC (Netherlands Organization of International Cooperation in Higher Education) and CEAIE (Chinese Education Association for International Exchange). It is a non-for-profit non-governmental organization financed by the Netherlands Ministry of Education, Culture and Science. Neso China is the sole official representative of the Dutch higher education sector in China.
Offer: by presenting the membership card and giving the card number, you can enjoy a 10% discount on the Dutch lesson, which is given by a native Dutch teach and coordinated through Neso China. Selected Dutch grammar and vocabulary books will be used at each lecture.
Drs. Alex van Egmond was born in the Netherlands, studied Dutch Language and Culture at Leiden University from 2005 till 2009. He is a master graduate in Modern Dutch Literature at the former university. Minors include Teaching Dutch as a Foreign Language and Journalism. At Leiden University he also picked up some understanding of the Chinese language and culture. Since 2009 he works for Beijing Foreign Studies University as a foreign expert in Dutch Language. Besides that, he also teaches English.
EuroBakery is Dutch bakery that was started as Henny and Grace ’s Eurobakery in 2006 in Beijing; Henny was born in Netherlands and out of his passion to design fun and delicious bread, cakes and desserts. Grace was born in China and studied and lived in the Netherlands for 8 years.
By growing the business through local customers and expats and using his passion for detail to ensure every cake was perfect, Henny's skill and flair meant the successful business soon grew and is now based in a baking factory and five busy shops in Beijing where their order books are full of bakery products for cafes, hotels, weddings, corporate events, birthdays, anniversaries etc.
EuroBakery has a dedicated and talented team who love designing, baking and icing cakes. They love to train their team from scratch to meet our high standards and every cake is hand baked and decorated in our newly built factory with high European hygiene standard.
By presenting the membership card:
1. Eurobakery 10% (free delivery if over 150RMB)
2. Eurocake 15% (free delivery if over 150RMB)
LUCE Restaurant, a chic and trendy hangout, is a great spot for an upscale Western meal in the Gulou area in Beijing. Try the healthy arugula salad with crab meat or the addictive linguini with mixed spicy seafood. The portions are fairly large and prices reasonable. There's also a rooftop terrace that boasts a gorgeous view of the drum tower.
Offer: by presenting the membership card:
1. Less then 10 people, enjoy a 10% discount on the bill
2. More than 10 people, enjoy a 15% discount on the bill
3. Organize a party for more then 50 people, enjoy a 20% discount on the bill
* above discounts are not applicable for happy hour, special menus or promotions
Location: 东城区旧鼓楼大街138号, Jiugulou Stree 138, Dongcheng District, Beijing
Tel: 010 - 8402 4417
'Nearby The Tree’ is a sister establishment to The Tree, and in a similar location! Downstairs is still a bar with a similar look and with a similar drinks menu to The Tree (De Koninck and Hoegaarden on tap) but more spacious. Upstairs serves fresh pasta prepared in an open kitchen and the Belgian emphasis returns with waffles to please those with a sweet tooth. There is also a raised lounge area with low tables and sofas to relax with a decent Lavazza coffee and enjoy the view from the large windows. For table reservations please phone the bar or restaurant directly on +86-10 64131522 / 87, respectively.
Offer: by presenting the membership card at NearbyTheTree, enjoys a 10% discount on food, not applicable for drinks/happy hour, special events, special menus or promotions.
32A Sanlitun Nanlu 三里屯南33号楼院内
Directly north of Yashow 雅秀后侧电话局旁
Beijing Vietnam Times Dining Management Co., Ltd. was founded in 2009, the brand of Va Va Voom Restaurant was created by it on Jan 18, 2009 at Village Street, Sanlitun, Beijing. Va Va Voom engages in simon-pure traditional Vietnamese cuisine and drink. With a business area of 400 m2, including first floor, second floor and balcony, it can accommodate 200 people dining at the same time.
Moreover, it can admit all kinds of participative cocktail parties, buffet reception, Party, BBQ etc. Painting of scenes in Vietnam selected carefully is decorated in Va Va Voom Restaurant, and various Chinese and foreign books are provided for guests to read; simple style combining with leisure dining style the modern seeks for, reflects the side of ease appeal in subtropical lifestyle, and the guests may realize that having meal is an amenity of life.
Offer: By presenting NANC membership card, receive a free homemade desert (above 30RMB) at each consumption.
Location: No. S4-32 3/F, South District of Sanlitun Village 三里屯Village南区4号楼3层S4-32
Address: No.19 in the Sanlitun North Road, third alley, Chaoyang District 朝阳区三里屯北路19号
Tel: 010 - 6416 3732
Located in Beijing (CHINA), Carol & Luc Tailor Shop (北京本扎服装服饰有限公司) has a number of experts at its disposal to make sure that the products are fashionable, attractive and trendy. With the latest machineries they are able to produce large quantities of men wear, ladies wear and kids wear in the least possible time without compromising on their quality. Working towards complete customer satisfaction Carol & Luc Tailor Shop assures timely deliveries at highly competitive prices.
Offer: by presenting NANC membership card, individual guest can enjoy a 20% discount for all kinds of clothes (suit, shirt, dress,)
建国门店（Jianguomen Shop）：朝阳区建国门外外交公寓5号楼一层，Tel：8532-5815 (1/F, Building 5, Diplomat Compound, Jiangguomen wai, Chaoyang District)
The MAYA Mexican restaurant offers Shanghai a dose of healthy, hearty, upscale Mexican-Californian cuisine. Alongside MAYA sits The Hustler's Lounge, a cosy place to relax. MAYA is open everyday from 5pm and from 11am for brunch at weekends. Since opening, MAYA has won numerous awards including Best Restaurant in Shanghai with City Weekend in both 2009 and 2010. MAYA also won Best Latin American in 2009 & 2010 with That's Shanghai.
Offer: 10% discount on the bill including drinks, not applicable for happy hours
No. 568 Ju Lu Road, Club House 2F, Shanghai Grand Plaza
Tel: 021-6289 6889
Shiraz Restaurant is the first Iranian restaurant in Shanghai and china was officially open in 2005. It is family owned and operated that promise to bring you the best of Iranian cuisine; the restaurant offers great range of Iranian food, beverages and also Middle Eastern entertainment.
All the products of Shiraz restaurant are halal (food preparation method in Islamic dietary law) and it’s been made and cooked by or under supervision of the five star restaurant head chef from Iran. Most of the ingredient used in the food are premium products and imported specifically for our restaurant. Shiraz restaurant management team hopes to accommodate and offer the best service as possible to their customers and open to any feedback from their valuable costumer.
Offer: 1. party less than 10 people 5% discount on bill (both dishes and drinks), not applicable for happy hour
2. party over 10 people 10% discount(both dishes and drinks), not applicable for happy hour
Lane 3338 Hongmei Road, Minhang District, Shanghai Hongmei Leisure Street, No. 8 (near Yan'an)
Xindanwei, which literally means “New Work Unit,” is a co-working community which promotes and facilitates creativity, sharing, and the great scale of collaboration. Located in the heart of the French Concession area, it is an amazingly decorated 6-storey lane house from the 1930’s, with antique art deco furniture, rustic wooden floors, ceiling beams & a roof terrace. It provides professional services such as open office, private conference rooms, high-speed wifi connection, printing, copying as well as coffee place on the ground floor.
Xindanwei installs on its ground floor maybe the coolest cafe in town, Xin Ka Fei, a place that any hardcore coffee drinkers cannot afford to miss. Xin Ka Fei brews fresh coffee out of Vac Pot, one of the most fascinating ways to make coffee yet one of the best tasting cups you might ever have. With Xinkafei, Xindanwei now not only calls for dead-smart workers but gathers potheads as well!
Offer: by presenting the NANC membership card:
1. Get 5 rmb off from each purchase of beverage at Xinkafei
2. A 10% discount on the first month’s membership fee for monthly and yearly members. Reservation in advance obliged.