Congressional Caucus on International Exchange and Study

Asian Licensing Conference explores latest trends and forges new business opportunities

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Thursday, August 4, 2022 - 10:00am

The three-day event generated nearly 140 one-on-one business matching meetings online, connecting global licensing players with potential partners to help them explore business opportunities.

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  • The three-day event generated nearly 140 one-on-one business matching meetings online, connecting global licensing players with potential partners to help them explore business opportunities.
  • The 11th Asian Licensing Conference (ALC) online featured 34 industry speakers well versed in the industry and attracted more than 25,000 viewers from 42 countries and regions.
  • The inaugural Brand Forum took place alongside the conference, featuring a number of established Asian brands.
  • The ALC provides a one-stop platform where leading global brands and licensors can explore cross-sectoral cooperation and keep abreast of the latest market trends and opportunities.

U.S. - China Diplomacy Takes Center Stage at Agricultural Dialogue in Des Moines

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Monday, April 25, 2022 - 8:00pm

DES MOINES, Iowa , April 25, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- "With the unprecedented participation of three Ambassadors from and to China, the U.S. - China Agricultural Dialogue in Des Moines showed that agriculture provides an opportunity for positive developments during an otherwise difficult and contentious bilateral relationship," stated Ambassador Kenneth Quinn, Strategic Advisor to the United States Heartland China Association (USHCA) who moderated the Dialogue that took place at the Dr. Norman E. Borlaug Hall of Laureates in Des Moines. 

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  • Ambassador to China Terry Branstad as featured speakers at the Dialogue
    DES MOINES, Iowa, April 25, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- "With the unprecedented participation of three Ambassadors from and to China, theU.S.
  • - China Agricultural Dialoguein Des Moines showed that agriculture provides an opportunity for positive developments during an otherwise difficult and contentious bilateral relationship," stated Ambassador Kenneth Quinn, Strategic Advisor to the United States Heartland China Association (USHCA) who moderated the Dialogue that took place at the Dr. Norman E. Borlaug Hall of Laureates in Des Moines.
  • The USHCA, a bipartisan American non-profit organization, co-hosted the April 21 (April 22 in China) event in conjunction with the China Agriculture Association for International Exchanges.
  • (A full recording of the U.S. - China Agricultural Dialogue is available here.)

The "Chongqing - Discovering SCO Multi-language Cloud Exhibition Hall" Promotes Deep Integration of Cultural Tourism and Digital Economy in Chongqing

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Friday, April 8, 2022 - 7:44am

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  • BEIJING, April 8, 2022 /PRNewswire/ --The "Chongqing - Discovering SCO Multi-language Cloud Exhibition Hall"(website: http://cq.cri.cn/cqshyzt ) jointly initiated by Chongqing Municipal Commission of Culture and Tourism and CRI Online was officially launched in August 2021.
  • The platform displays relevant cultural and tourism information of SCO countries in different languages and from multiple angles, becoming a new window for the centralized promotion of cultural and tourism information of SCO countries, and actively promotes the deep integration of cultural tourism and digital economy in Chongqing.
  • As of April 2022, the multilingual cloud exhibition hall has cumulatively released hundreds of pieces of SCO countries' cultural and tourism information in multiple languages including Chinese, English, Russian, Hindi, Nepali, Mongolian, and more.
  • The platform is aiming to seize the development opportunities of the digital economy, promote the deep integration of Chongqing's cultural tourism and the digital economy, and achieve high-quality development of the cultural and tourism industry.

The University of Hong Kong Offers Entrance Scholarships for International Students to Realise Dreams

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Wednesday, November 10, 2021 - 11:31am

HONG KONG, Nov. 10, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Offering generous entrance scholarships that recognise students' remarkable achievements, the University of Hong Kong (HKU) empowers students from diverse backgrounds to pursue their dreams and develop their ambitions towards shaping a promising future.

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  • HONG KONG, Nov. 10, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Offering generous entrance scholarships that recognise students' remarkable achievements, the University of Hong Kong (HKU) empowers students from diverse backgrounds to pursue their dreams and develop their ambitions towards shaping a promising future.
  • The HKU entrance scholarships may cover full tuition fees and accommodation and general living allowance.
  • The HKU Admissions Office will organise an online Scholarships Info Session on 12 November, 2021 for prospective international students to learn about HKU scholarships for undergraduate admissions.
  • The scholarships that will be covered in the session include HKU Belt and Road Scholarship, HKU HeForShe IMPACT Champion Scholarship and Vietnam Van Thinh Phat Scholarship.

The 20th Conference on International Exchange of Professionals Slated for Next April in Shenzhen

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Saturday, September 25, 2021 - 9:05am

On the morning of September 23, the first meeting of the 20th Conference on International Exchange of Professionals (CIEP) Organizing Committee was held in Shenzhen to introduce and review the overall work plan and the composition of the Organizing Committee of the 20th CIEP.

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  • On the morning of September 23, the first meeting of the 20th Conference on International Exchange of Professionals (CIEP) Organizing Committee was held in Shenzhen to introduce and review the overall work plan and the composition of the Organizing Committee of the 20th CIEP.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210925005013/en/
    According to the unified arrangement, the 20th CIEP is scheduled to be held in Shenzhen from April 24 to 25, 2022.
  • Recently, the effect of talent aggregation in Shenzhen is continually growing, and talents have become the most valuable resources and the core competitiveness of Shenzhen.
  • Wang Youming, Director of Shenzhen Science and Technology Innovation Commission, introduced that the 20th CIEP would be held in a dual engine exhibition mode that integrating both offline and online forms.

CIFTIS 2021 Will Kick off, Debuting in Shougang Park of Shijingshan District Anticipated Greatly

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Wednesday, September 1, 2021 - 4:43pm

In addition to the China National Convention Center, Shougang Park in Shijingshan District will hold eight special exhibitions, related forums and supporting activities for the first time.

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  • In addition to the China National Convention Center, Shougang Park in Shijingshan District will hold eight special exhibitions, related forums and supporting activities for the first time.
  • This CIFTIS debut in Shijingshan District has been undoubtedly anticipated by many, and its preparation process draws more attention with the fair entering the home stretch.
  • Under the leadership of the CPC Beijing Shijingshan District Committee and Shijingshan District People's Government, the Shijingshan District Commerce Bureau takes the lead in local preparations, with work plan formulated together with relevant departments.
  • The main forum will be jointly hosted by the Shijingshan District People's Government and Shougang Group, and organized by Asia Data Group.