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Presentation Description: This workshop will discuss opportunities and challenges facing small businesses, specifically, trade and finance. Trade is the heart of business, and finance is the key for survival and success. Most small business owners have limited resources and limited options to sustain and succeed. The program will explain how small business owners can manage their supply chains and finance their operations at various stage of development.

U.S.-China Chamber of Commerce

Webinar: Trade and Finance for Small Business - Made Easy

Event

September 30, 2021

Siva Yam, CPA, CFA, President of U.S.-China Chamber of Commerce

U.S.-China Chamber of Commerce will have a virtual booth and webinar at the upcoming Small Business Expo. Learn more about small business financing, expanding your supply chain, and how our small business resources can help you!

Small Business Expo

Small Business Expo
Virtual Show

Event

September 30, 2021

If you urgently need a new passport, you may be tempted to seek the help of third parties to obtain a passport appointment. Be cautious. Lately we have found many third parties trying to make a quick buck during the pandemic. If you want to understand who is qualified to handle your passport, this article will help.

U.S.-China Chamber of Commerce

Where can you go to get a U.S. Passport? Passport Centers, Agencies, Acceptance Facilities and Couriers explained!

Article/ Pub

September 13, 2021

If you urgently need a passport for travel but do not have time to search for passport appointments or travel across the country to appear in person, please contact us.

U.S.-China Chamber of Commerce is a registered courier for U.S. passport services. We can expedite your processing.

U.S.-China Chamber of Commerce

Expedited Passport Services are available through USCCC

Announcement

September 7, 2021

Getting a Chinese Work Permit notification is one of the first steps to get a Chinese Z visa (Work Visa). One way to get a work permit is through the points system. If you can qualify for a Class A work permit, it may help to facilitate some steps once you arrive in China. Do you qualify for a Class A work permit? Do a free self evaluation! (You do not need to submit the form or fill in any personal information to see the result)

Dalian Plus

Are you familiar with the Chinese Work Permit Points System?
Do you qualify for a Class A work permit?

Article/ Pub

August 15, 2021

To promote the Operation Confidence Workforce Development, Employment Center & Residential Dwelling project. A reception will be held on Thursday, August 26 to gain support. The event can be attended by Zoom as well.

Mr. Siva Yam, President of U.S.-China Chamber of Commerce, will be an honored guest speaker.

Operation Confidence

America's Invisible Heroes: A Private Reception and Auction

Event

August 26, 2021

For over a decade, Operation Confidence's volunteer team has worked tirelessly to raise awareness and funding to provide stable, permanent housing for disabled veterans. Our goal is to build and implement a major housing development. The first phase will be a small tiny transitional housing community, 4-5 houses while gaining support for Operation Confidence Workforce Development, Employment Center & Residential Dwelling project.

Operation Confidence

Operation Confidence's housing and development project
for disabled veterans moves forward.

Announcement

July 29, 2021

To coordinate COVID-19 containment, the 130th China Import and Export Fair (Canton Fair) will be adjusted. It will be held from October 15 to 19 in an online and offline merged format. 16 product categories in 51 sections will be displayed.

Canton Fair

130th Canton Fair

Event

October 15-19, 2021

Dalian Plus' representative, Zhang ZhanLiang accompanied Kashiyama (Dalian) Co. Ltd. directors to present a traditional silk banner(锦旗)to the Dalian Foreign Affairs Office. The Foreign Affairs Office is responsible for processing the invitation letters (PU letters) required for visa processing, and they have been extremely supportive to qualifying businesses.

In the report that was posted on the Dalian Foreign Affairs' Official WeChat account, it was said that they have received 26 banners from appreciative companies since the pandemic started.

At the time of the above-mentioned report, Dalian Foreign Affairs had issued invitation letters for 2973 foreigners who are returning to Dalian for business purposes.

Dalian Plus

Dalian Foreign Affairs clears obstacles for foreign enterprises.

Article/ Pub

July 19, 2021

August 2, 2021 the hand-carry program for registered couriers with the Chicago Passport Agency will resume. The daily courier allocations will be as follows:

U.S.-China Chamber of Commerce is pleased that it will have two (2) 3 day mailout slots available. Please contact Mai Hoang at 312-953-8388 or maihoang@usccc.org for further information.

U.S.-China Chamber of Commerce

Urgent Passport Processing Services Are Available
through U.S.-China Chamber of Commerce

Announcement

July 17, 2021