Chamber of commerce


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CHAMBER OF COMMERCE. A society of the principal merchants and traders of a city, who meet to promote the general trade and commerce of the place. Some of these are incorporated, as in Philadelphia.

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The Barrington Area Chamber of Commerce Women's Biz Net Girls' Night Out event was held March 21 at McGonigal's Pub, and the Barrington Area Chamber of Commerce Golf Classic will be held Monday, July 22, at The Club at Wynstone in North Barrington.
Susan Au Allen, National President and CEO of the US Pan Asian American Chamber of Commerce Education Foundation, said, "We are proud to be a stakeholder in the Chamber Leadership Alliance, acollaboration spearheaded by Wells Fargo, that addresses critical nonprofit business organization leadership gaps in our diverse business communities.
Nathalie Ben Ayed, who is in charge of international relations at Sfax Chamber of Commerce, outlined potential projects as part of the public-private partnership, including Taparura, sports city and light rail projects.
President of Karachi Chamber of Commerce and Industry Junaid Esmail Makda and Vice President Asif Sheikh Javed said that collaboration between Karachi Chamber and Lahore Chambers of Commerce and Industry would go a long way in resolving the issues being faced by the business community.
For his part, the president of the Liberia Chamber of Commerce, Mr.
MinBizCon is an annual event of Philippine Chamber of Commerce and Industry (PCCI) in Mindanao, which serves as gathering of senior business leaders, members of the chambers of commerce, government policymakers, investors, and other foreign trading partners.
The country will be competing against three other chambers including Dubai Chamber of Commerce, Ethiopian Chamber of Commerce and the Iran Chamber of Commerce.
A special honor was given to the BiH delegation through the welcoming speech of FBiH Chamber of Commerce President Mirsad JaA!arspahiA given at the opening ceremony and the official ribbon-cutting.
Abdul Fatah Shaikh, President Sukkur Chamber of Commerce and Industry during his address said that in order to maximize the exports of Pakistan, it is necessary that the government may control the unnecessary imports of Pakistan and unrealistic/ hidden export taxes may also the stopped.
Besides AmCham, among the supporters of the tax program from the foreign business community are the Nordic Chamber of Commerce, the Australia-New Zealand Chamber of Commerce in the Philippines, European Chamber of Commerce in the Philippines, Canadian Chamber of Commerce in the Philippines, Japanese Chamber of Commerce in the Philippines, and the Korean Chamber of Commerce in the Philippines.
Saud bin Abdulaziz Al-Mishari, Secretary General of the Chamber of Commerce and Industry in Riyadh Ahmed bin Ali Al-Suwailem and a number of leaders of Chambers of Commerce and Industry, participated in the 10th International Chamber of Commerce Conference and Exhibition being organized by the Chamber of Commerce in Sydney, Australia in cooperation with the Federation of International Chambers of Commerce.
The Bellingham/Whatcom Chamber of Commerce & Industry is the leading advocate for businesses in the Northwest Washington region.

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