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The Host of the 50th General Assembly in 2019 Is…
August 08, 2017
WTCA Marketing
NEW YORK, NY, USA - Each spring at our annual General Assembly (GA) our Association gathers in a different global location to engage and activ...
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Hurry, Early Bird Pricing Ends Soon! #WTCAMS2017
July 31, 2017
WTCA Marketing
NEW YORK, NY, USA - The 2017 WTCA Member Seminar is 2 months away! Have you booked your spot to attend this year's signature networking and worksho...
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CIFIT 2017 - WTCA ACCESS CHINA PROGRAM
Sep 17 - 21, 2017 | Upcoming Event
Adele Zhang
Register Today! Registration Deadline: Friday August 18, 2017. E-mail Program Manager Adele Zhang at azhang@wtca.org to get the detailed program...
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The Sports Salon
July 18, 2017
WTC Concierge | World Trade Center Seattle
SEATTLE, WA, USA - The Sports Salon welcomes the longest tenured Seahawk, punter Jon Ryan on Tuesday, September 12th at 5:00pm. Jon is among Seattl...
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WTCAR Opens Trade Relations with Argentina
July 04, 2017
Sam Cushman | World Trade Center Arkansas
ROGERS, AR, USA - Melvin Torres, director of western hemisphere trade for the World Trade Center Arkansas is visiting Argentina this week to promot...
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SAVANNAH PORT MARKS BUSIEST JUNE, RECORD YEAR
July 25, 2017
LeAndrea Mikell | World Trade Center Savannah
The Georgia Ports Authority has on order 10 new ship-to-shore cranes that will dramatically increase vessel loading capacity at Garden City Termina...
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WTCAR Involved in Ongoing NAFTA Modernization
July 24, 2017
Sam Cushman | World Trade Center Arkansas
ROGERS, AR, USA - The World Trade Center Arkansas presented Arkansas as an example of NAFTA’s success in middle America during the hearings on the ...
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Robert Barkerding Jr. Receives 50th Bertel Award
July 18, 2017
Jessica Steverson | World Trade Center New Orleans
NEW ORLEANS, LA, USA - On July 19th, Robert "Rusty" Barkerding Jr. received the 50th annual C. Alvin Bertel award, recognizing dedication of servic...
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Port Honored for Excellence in Financial Reporting
July 19, 2017
Lucas Coleman | World Trade Center San Diego
SAN DIEGO, CA, USA - For the third consecutive year, the Government Finance Officers Association for the United States and Canada (GFOA) award...
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WTCAR Hosts Exec. Asst. Commissioner Brenda Smith
July 24, 2017
Sam Cushman | World Trade Center Arkansas
ROGERS, AR, USA - The World Trade Center Arkansas hosted Brenda Smith, Executive Assistant Commissioner at the Office of Trade for U.S. Customs and...
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WTCGP Member Bassetts Opens First Store in Seoul
July 28, 2017
Graziella DiNuzzo | World Trade Center Philadelphia
Bassetts Ice Cream Company, a fifth-generation family business since 1861, has successfully opened its first store in Seoul, South Korea and is loo...
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WTC São Paulo signs MOU with Kaist GCC
July 28, 2017
Romulo Augusto Russo | World Trade Center Sao Paulo
Between July 12 and 14, the World Trade Center São Paulo Business Club was invited to participate and lecture in the GCC KAIST CONFERENCE AND WORKS...
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WTC Savannah Hosts Delegation from Ireland
July 28, 2017
LeAndrea Mikell | World Trade Center Savannah
Savannah, GA- A delegation from Wexford Enterprise Centre (WEC) in County Wexford Ireland spent six days in Savannah, Georgia learning about ways t...
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International Business Exchange: Portuguese Market
July 28, 2017
Romulo Augusto Russo | World Trade Center Sao Paulo
WTC São Paulo Business Club and Banco Santander were in Recife (July 25) for another International Business Exchange, a series of events that aims ...
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WTCGP Moving to One Penn Center, Philadelphia, PA
July 28, 2017
Graziella DiNuzzo | World Trade Center Philadelphia
On August 1st the World Trade Center of Greater Philadelphia will settle into our NEW, larger office space at the same time we begin to expand on s...
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2017 WITA Annual Awards Dinner Recap
July 28, 2017
Andrew Gelfuso | World Trade Center Washington, D.C.
WASHINGTON, DC - On Wednesday, July 12, 2017 the Washington International Trade Association (WITA) and Washington International Trade Foundation (W...
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Canadians provide a voice for NAFTA negotiations
July 28, 2017
Chantal Vielfaure | World Trade Center Winnipeg
The North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) is a hot topic. On August 16, 2017, the United States, Canada and Mexico will open negotiations on ...
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Join us at CES Unveiled Paris and Amsterdam
August 08, 2017
WTCA Marketing | World Trade Center Las Vegas
LAS VEGAS, NV, USA - The Consumer Technology Association (CTA)™, licensee for the World Trade Center Las Vegas, announced that registrati...
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WTC Saskatoon Joins the WTCA!
August 08, 2017
WTCA Marketing | World Trade Center Saskatoon
SASKATOON, CANADA - The announcement of the WTC Saskatoon July 12, 2017 was a momentous day in Saskatoon’s history. The Top of the Inn was br...
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Las Vegas Brings Trade Show Delegation to Bogota
August 08, 2017
WTCA Marketing | World Trade Center Las Vegas
LAS VEGAS, NV, USA - The Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority (LVCVA) is forging ahead with developing business relationships in South ...
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Start-Up Nation
August 16, 2017 | Upcoming Event
Daniella Laínez | World Trade Center Atlanta
Israel: The Country of Technology and Innovation Don’t miss this unique opportunity to meet technology experts working on some of the most innov...
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2017 SMART Community Exchange US Global Summit
Aug 17 - 18, 2017 | Upcoming Event
John R West | World Trade Center Orlando
Whether you are new to SMART Community Development, SMART Tech or CLEAN Tech or you are an expert who already has processes in place, you'll leave ...
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ASD MARKETWeek
Jul 30 - August 02, 2017 | Upcoming Event
Heidi Hayes | World Trade Center Las Vegas
Show Profile: ASD MARKETWeek brings the world’s widest variety of merchandise together in one efficient consumer-goods trade show that’s as easy t...
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Asia Pacific
 
WTC Goa organizes SLVDP with focus on GST.
July 20, 2017
Cyril Desouza | World Trade Center Goa
World Trade Centre, Goa, in association with MSME Development Institute, Margao, Goa Shipyard Limited, Ministry of Finance, Govt. of India and Worl...
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Mauritius - A Gateway for Indian Firms to Africa
July 19, 2017
Tripti Chakravorty | World Trade Center Mumbai
An interactive meeting was held in honour of Mr. Seewraj Nundlall, Consellor (Investment & Trade), Mauritius High Commission in India on July 2...
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GST to Bring a Major Change in India's Economy
July 14, 2017
Tripti Chakravorty | World Trade Center Mumbai
An interactive workshop on ‘GST – One Nation, One Taxation – Learn Implementation’ was organized by World Trade Centre Mumbai on July 15, 2017. Mr....
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Seminar on Robotic Process Automation
July 28, 2017
WTC Kochi | World Trade Center Kochi
As part of the knowledge sharing series at World Trade Center Kochi, a seminar on Robotic Process Automation was organised on 27th July 2017. KPMG...
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Building Positive Work Culture in Organizations
July 28, 2017
Bose K Nair | World Trade Center Bengaluru
World Trade Center Bengaluru in association with Unique Consultants organized a Training Program on ‘Building Positive Work Culture in Organization...
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Intl. Cargo Terminal to Boost Exports from Odisha
July 17, 2017
Nimeshika Natarajan | World Trade Center Bhubaneswar
BHUBANESWAR, INDIA - A team of senior officials from Paradip International Cargo Terminal visited World Trade Centre Bhubaneswar on 18th July 2017 ...
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OFFICEHUB: The Booking Platform For WTCA Members
July 25, 2017
Sheena Nguyen | World Trade Center Saigon
To All Esteem Members, How we conduct business, how we work, how we travel, have changed. We are living in a sharing economy. As WTCA members, w...
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WTC NOIDA facilitates CASME CHINA Delegation
July 27, 2017
Khair Ull Nissa | World Trade Center Noida
Following the recent Memorandum of Cooperation (MoC) signing with China Association of Small & Medium Enterprises (CASME), a delegation compris...
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WTC Jaipur hosts “GST meet on export compliance"
July 25, 2017
Navneet Agarwal | World Trade Center Jaipur
25th July 2017; Jaipur   “Post GST Meet on Export Compliance”. Focused on addressing exporters and importers queries on recently implem...
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Interactive Session on Goods and Service Tax
July 28, 2017
WTC Kochi | World Trade Center Kochi
The World Trade Center Kochi in association with The Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry(FICCI) and KPMG India organised a full ...
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WTC CHANDIGARH TO PROMOTE & BOOST MSMEs
July 28, 2017
Khair Ull Nissa Sheikh | World Trade Center Chandigarh
Reiterating the stellar role that WTC Chandigarh and VERBIND- Its Trade Services Arm plays as a one-stop-shop to access money, mentors, and markets...
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Practical Leadership program at WTC Bengaluru
July 28, 2017
Bose K Nair | World Trade Center Bengaluru
World Trade Center Bengaluru in association with Leverage, a leadership capability development firm conducted a program on 'Practical Leadership' o...
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WTC Noida and US Commercial Section to tie up
July 27, 2017
Khair Ull Nissa | World Trade Center Noida
In pursuit of the leading role WTC Noida and VERBIND-Its Trade Services Arm plays in facilitating investment and trade with rest of the world; Ms. ...
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WTC GIFT CITY CONNECTS WITH TECC
July 27, 2017
Khair Ull Nissa Sheikh | World Trade Center GIFT City
Advancing the commitment for promotion of India’s trade and business with rest of the world, WTC GIFT City and VERBIND-its Trade Services Arm Execu...
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Europe/Middle East/Africa
 
Save the Date - 4th "Made in Cyprus" Exhibition
July 31, 2017
Nicoletta Hadjilouca | World Trade Center Cyprus
World Trade Center Cyprus is proud to be organizing the 4th “Made In Cyprus” exhibition which will take place on the 22nd-24th of September 2017 a...
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Exhibition of 'Jeans For Refugees'
August 08, 2017
WTCA Marketing | World Trade Center Bahrain
BAHRAIN, ASIA - Johny Dar, the Bahrain World Trade Center and Moda Mall team up to present a groundbreaking glass and sand installation f...
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Blockchain Technology:Online Seminar at WTC Moscow
July 16, 2017
Aleksei (Alex) Savrasov | World Trade Center Moscow
MOSCOW, RUSSIA - On July, 6 the blockchain developers presented their work at World Trade Center Moscow. Qtum specialists: Xaguang Dai Patrick...
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Cooperation Between Russia and Ghana
July 14, 2017
Aleksei (Alex) Savrasov | World Trade Center Moscow
MOSCOW, RUSSIA - On June, 27 the World Trade Center hosted the Russian-Ghanaian business forum, organized by WTC Moscow in the framework of the WTC...
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The 'Primakov Readings' International Forum, 2017
July 12, 2017
Aleksei (Alex) Savrasov | World Trade Center Moscow
MOSCOW, RUSSIA - International Scientific and Expert Forum ‘Primakov Readings’ took place at WTC Moscow on June 29-30, 2017. The Forum was ded...
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CLUB ACTION BUSINESS AFRIQUE AT WTCMP
July 28, 2017
Himdata MZE | World Trade Center Marseille Provence
MARSEILLES-France : On the 28th of June, the Club Apex on parternship with the Franco- Senegalese Economic Chamber and with the support of "La Soci...
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WTC Istanbul Trade Mission to South Korea
July 19, 2017
Ershan Ertuzun | World Trade Center Istanbul
ISTANBUL, TURKEY - World Trade Center Istanbul proudly announces its trade mission to South Korea in October for two internationally recognized tra...
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Solar panels for WTC Rotterdam
July 28, 2017
Robert Anemaet | World Trade Center Rotterdam
At the moment, WTC Rotterdam is undergoing an upgrade. An important aspect of this is making WTC Rotterdam more sustainable. Because of this, 165 s...
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WTC The Hague welcomes new tenants
July 28, 2017
Robert Anemaet | World Trade Center The Hague
Bouwinvest Office Fund is pleased to have been able to welcome a number of new tenants to the WTC The Hague over the last six months. It is also de...
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Let’s have Brunch and talk Export!
July 27, 2017
Mahmoud Nedjai | World Trade Center Algiers
The World Trade Center Algiers launches, through its Export Club and in partnership with ALGEX the "Export Brunch", a customized training program f...
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Italian Food & Wine WTCs Platform Implementation
July 26, 2017
Leonardo Monniello | World Trade Center Trieste
From the launch of the largest B2B e-commerce platform of selected high quality Italian Food & Wine products, there have been several changes r...
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June 27th, 2017: Europe’s Epochal Date
July 26, 2017
Leonardo Monniello | World Trade Center Trieste
After 70 years, the Minister of Transport and Infrastructure of Italy, Mr. Graziano Delrio, has signed the Implementing Decree in Trieste, which al...
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ConMin West Africa Exhibition in Lagos
August 08, 2017
WTCA Marketing | World Trade Center Lagos
Lagos, Nigeria, Africa ConMin West Africa unearths Nigeria’s Mining Sector “ConMin West Africa” and the Nigerian ‘National Mining Summit’ b...
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