The Greater Houston Partnership’s GHP World Trade Center and International Trade Investment Committee and Opportunity HoustonSM invite you to participate in the Houston and Investment Mission to the 15th Annual China International Fair for Investment and Trade (CIFIT), in Xiamen, and the cites of Qingdao/Dongying, Beijing and Shanghai/Suzhou. This mission is a collaboration between GHP, City of Houston, Port of Houston Authority and the Houston Airport System.
The mission will provide Houston region’s economic development and business leaders the opportunity to meet private investors and government investment agencies in Mainland China, Taiwan and worldwide. Participants will also explore business relationships with government leaders and commercial partners from many growth cities.
The CIFIT is organized by the Investment Promotion Agency of the Ministry of Commerce, the People’s Republic of China, the Fujian Provincial Government and the Xiamen Municipal Government. CIFIT is currently China’s only international investment promotion event aimed at facilitating bilateral investment, as well as the only global investment event approved by the Union of International Fairs.
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When: September 7 – September 21, 2011
Where: Xiamen, Qingdao/Dongying, Beijing and Shanghai/Suzhou, China
Cost: Members: $750 | Nonmembers: $1,000
Expenses for air travel, lodging, meals and incidentals will be the responsibility of each mission participant. Please see what is included in Agenda & Details.
Contact: Farah Wahab at firstname.lastname@example.org or 713-844-3628.
Who Should Attend (Including, but not limited to)
Greater Houston Region Government Officials
Economic Development Allies
Businesses looking for foreign investors
Businesses interested in doing business with China
· Information Technology companies (Software, Hardware, IC, Internet, Application, Animation, Gaming, etc.)
· IT Consulting Services related companies (IT Consulting, IT related Projects, Outsourcing, IT Staffing, etc.)
· Data Processing Services related companies (Data/Business Processing for Insurance, Medical, Finance, Accounting, Education Industry, etc.)
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