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Virginia Asian Chamber of Commerce Promotes A.S.E.A.N – U.S. Korea Bilateral Relationship

Asia News from AMCHAM-Korea indicated that on June 18 and 19, 2015, members of the American Chamber of Commerce (AMCHAM) from Pfizer Korea, Boeing, United Airlines, and General Electric in Korea visited Washington, D.C. to promote the success its members have had working in Korea and to talk about the importance of the Korea – U.S Free Trade Agreement (KORUS FTA) to bilateral trade. US companies visited the offices of Senators and Congressmen to tell them about their companies andRead More…

Virginia Asian Chamber of Commerce applauds the June 23, 2015 vote in the U.S. Senate for cloture on Trade Promotion Authority (TPA).

VACC believes that this bipartisan collaboration will advance with a final Senate vote to be signed into law by President Obama. The TPA is an essential step for U.S. business’ abilities to engage the dynamic economies of ASEAN and other U.S. global trading partners over the coming decades.  TPA must be in place to successfully conclude a high-standard Trade Promotion  (TPP).  The vote for cloture on TPA brings the TPP negotiations closer to conclusion. “U.S. partners in the TPP areRead More…

Breakfast with Consultant

On August 26, 2015 in Fairfax,  Virginia Asian Chamber of Commerce hosts: “Tips on How To Expand Your Government Clientele and Win Contracts ” at the August 26, 2015 at the in  Three Flint Hill Building in Fairfax, a  Business Success Breakfast presenting Contracting Consultant David Chiu, President of CDL Global Consulting Services, LLC. of with more than 30 years experience as a Federal Contract Officer.   For more event details and to register , visit: to learn bestRead More…

1 on 1 with Angela Chiang

Virginia Asian Chamber of Commerce hosts” ” 1 on 1 with Angela Chiang” on Wednesday July 22, 2015 , a business development Seminar Dinner at Nanking Restaurant in Richmond. Guest Speaker: Angela Chiang, Operations Manager of the Virginia Department of Small Business Diversity.  Angela spent more than 30 years of her career helping small and diverse businesses.  Angela will offer best kept secrets on how to identify purchasers in your business sectors.  For more event details and to register, visit: Read More…

2015 Procurement Academy

Virginia Asian Foundation and Virginia Chamber of Commerce co-host the: “2015 PROCUREMENT ACADEMY”, a series of 4 monthly statewide business development  seminar and networking dinners for businesses and professionals with focus on “Learning for Best Success in Procurement ” in Richmond and Fairfax between July and November. Check our Calendar of Events at for exciting event details.

MBDA National Medweek Awards

Please take a moment to nominate an excellent Asian American entrepreneur for the below prestigious awards during MBDA National Medweek.   The deadline for the 2015 MBDA National MED Week awards program has been extended to July 6, 2015.   Abe Venable Legacy Award for Lifetime Achievement Named after the first minority director to lead the Minority Business Development Agency (previously known as the Office of Minority Business Enterprise), this awards celebrates high standards of excellence, dedication, and accomplishment over a sustained period of time.  TheRead More…

ProcureCon 2015 Success!

ProcureCon 2015 – The Asian Chamber’s 11th Annual EXPO and Coonference was a huge success greeting 400 attendants and buyers. The May 6 th Pre-Conference VIP Networking Reception warmly greeted US Congressman Dave Brat of the 7th Congressional District and Thomas Palmer, Vice President of Wells Fargo. This event was a standing room only Reception with guests feasting on a delectable international feast of Asian fair.   ON May 7th , 2015, 400 VACC members and other EXPO visiting small businesses visited theRead More…

Chairman Mr. Tinh Phan speaks at Fort Lee and Fort Eustis in Virginia

Mr. Tinh Phan, Chairman of the Board of the VACC was honorary keynote speaker in front of 500+ soldiers on May 18 and May 27, 2015 at Fort Lee and Fort Eustis, both in Virginia, home of thousands of American military personnel from all over the nation. Mr Phan spoke about the history of Asian American economic development in Virginia, a movement created and initiated by the VACC in 2004 as the first Asian Chamber of Commerce representing more than 47,5000 AsianRead More…

My Lan Tran, VACC Executive Director, a keynote speaker in Chesterfield County

My Lan Tran, VACC Executive Director, was featured as Keynote Speaker in Chesterfield County, Virginia on the topic of Asian Business Culture and Etiquette, stressing on the importance of Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) activities from major Asian markets and the history of these FDI activities in the Commonwealth. On May  19, 2015, Director My Lan spoke to a crowed audience of 60 + employees coming from a dozen of diverse departments of the County ( IT-Economic Development, Planning, and  a dozenRead More…

VACC’s Chairman was a Keynote Speaker at Conference

Tinh Phan, VACC Chairman, was keynote speaker of a regional Minority Entrepreneurship Business Conference “Innovate 2 Elevate on April 16, 2015 in Lynchburg, Virginia. His key note address was on minority business progress in the 21st century . 200 attended the conference which was co sponsored by various regional chamber of commerce including Virginia Asian Chamber of Commerce.