Tinh Phan, VACC Chairman offered a symbolic gift of friendship to show respect to the newly elected Minister of Economic Affairs of the Peoples Republic of China during a small gathering held in Fairfax by WCCAC.
During the gift offering ceremony, the Asian Chamber expressed its request for the Embassy’s support from the State Asian Chamber to the Minister regarding its official municipal partner under the leadership of Mayor Dwight Jones of the City of Richmond partnership with the Zhengzhou City (Henan Province, The PRC) of which the State Asian Chamber is its Economic Development Chair
VACC has worked with various top elected officials from the Embassy dating back since the creation of our organization such as in 2006 Dr. Chief Economist of the Embassy and Dr. Jiansheng Wu visited the VACC membership not just once but twice to lecture on the important role of SME (Small and Medium Size Enterprises) at Peking Restaurant and the Federal Reserve of Richmond at our small monthly events each with over 100 attendants.
Two other top Economic Development and Cultural Affairs Ministers from the Embassy came to speak at the Asian Gala in 2010. Other important visits from the PRC Embassy occurred between 2011 and last year.