Columbia, Missouri Orders First Electric Buses

COMO Connect in the City of Columbia, Missouri has made a historic decision that secures it a spot among America’s most elite transit providers. Beginning September 1, 2015, COMO Connect will take delivery of their first of four battery electric transit buses from the global electric vehicle leader BYD Coach & Bus. “This is a historic moment for both the city of Columbia and the state of Missouri,” said Mike Matthes, City Manager of Columbia. “This decision by the City of Columbia and COMO Connect is yet another example of the forward-thinking attitude towards technology and transportation that contributes to making Columbia great. I could not be more proud.”…

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CGCC Members and Minister Zhu visited Charlotte in North Carolina

Minister Zhu and CGCC member representatives July 6-7, 2015, Minister for Commercial Affairs at the Chinese Embassy to the U.S., Mr. Hong Zhu, along with representatives from CGCC members visited Charlotte in North Carolina. During the two-day visiting, the crew met associates from North Carolina Economic Development Association and Charlotte Chamber of Commerce, and had deep…

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CGCC New York Chapter Hosted the Second Luncheon Series of 2015 Featuring Mr. Xinjun Liang and Mr. Kenneth Langone on Chinese Investment Outlook in the U.S.

Tuesday June 23, CGCC New York Chapter hosted the second  Luncheon series of 2015 at 28 Liberty in New York City. This event featured two distinguished speakers–Mr. Xinjun Liang, co-founder and vice chairman/CEO of Fosun Group, and Mr. Kenneth Langone, founder and CEO of Invemed Associates and Co-founder of Home Depot. Ms. Yi Liu, Commercial…

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CGCC Held China’s NDRC ICC Reception at Chadbourne & Parke LLP

CGCC Held China’s NDRC ICC Reception at Chadbourne & Parke LLP On Thursday night, June 4th, China General Chamber of Commerce—U.S.A. (CGCC) successfully held a reception at Chadbourne & Parke LLP to welcome the first 50 participants of the “Global Leadership Training Program” organized by China’s National Development and Reform Commission International Cooperation Center and…

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CGCC and CCA hosted CCA Cup Table Tennis Invitational

CGCC and CCA hosted CCA Cup Table Tennis Invitational On June 6, 2015, China General Chamber of Commerce – U.S.A. (CGCC) and China Construction America, Inc. hosted the CCA Cup Table Tennis Invitational for the 6th consecutive year at the Lily Yip Table Tennis Center in Dunellen, New Jersey. This event was attended by members…

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China Opens New Chapter in US

  The Big Apple embraced the charm of Chinese books and culture as the BookExpo America opened on Wednesday,featuring China as the Global Market Forum Guest of Honor for the first time. “There is a fast-growing demand to learn more about China, its culture and its language,” Tom Reycraft, president of Benchmark Education told China…

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China General Chamber of Commerce – U.S.A. Automotive Committee and SAIC USA Host 2015 Intelligent Vehicle & Transportation Forum

China General Chamber of Commerce – U.S.A. Automotive Committee and SAIC USA Host 2015 Intelligent Vehicle & Transportation Forum China and U.S. researchers, business leaders, and officials are brought together to discuss the change, innovation, and collaboration of the automotive industry Rochester, MI – On Tuesday, May 12th, 2015, China General Chamber of Commerce –…

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