Chinese Imperial Bells Performance
Tuesday, September 24, 2019
from 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Mt. St. Joseph University Theater
In the summer of 1978, archaeologists discovered a 2,400 year old tomb in China’s central Hubei Province. Among nearly 10,000 other relics, it contained a vast array of musical instruments. A fully intact set of 64 bianzhong-chime bells was the most prominent of the musical treasures. The ancient bells were delicately inlaid in gold with intricate dragons and inscriptions documenting a surprisingly sophisticated music theory for ancient orchestras over 2,000 years ago. These amazing findings ultimately inspired The Imperial Bells of China, a unique program of music and song revolving around the bianzhong-chime bells, created and performed by the Hubei Song and Dance Ensemble.
Celebrate the 40th anniversary Hubei/Ohio sister relation as the Hubei Song and Dance Ensemble plays painstakingly crafted reproductions of the imperial bells.
Asian Food Fest – March 01, 2019
Asian Food Fest invites you to join us on May 11-12, 2019 for the Ninth Asian Food Festival of Cincinnati. Our goal at AFF is to promote cultural awareness, highlight authentic and creative Asian cuisine in the region, and expose some of the talented Asian “mom-and-pop” chefs in town. Let’s create a world-class event that offers high-quality food and entertainment that will culturally enrich the entire community’s experience.
As a food vendor, you will be given the opportunity to present your culture’s best dishes, specialty drinks and fancy desserts. Come and be a part of the Asian Food Fest excitement and Cincinnati’s local foodie festival momentum.
Ninth Annual Asian Food Fest of Cincinnati
@ The Banks, Cincinnati 45202
Noon to 10:00 pm on Saturday and noon to 8:00 pm on Sunday
A delegation from Greater Cincinnati area attended the 2018 China Import Expo in Shanghai November 5-10 and performed a very successful tour of midwestern or mid central Chinese cities and metropolitans for trade shows and expos, symposiums and seminars, and 1-on-1 business matching events.
- Venue: National Exhibition and Convention Center (Shanghai)
- Hosts: Ministry of Commerce of the People’s Republic of China
- Shanghai Municipal People’s Government
The World Trade Organization
United Nations Conference on Trade and Development
United Nations Industrial Development Organization
In May 2017, Chinese President Xi Jinping announced at the Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation that China will hold China International Import Expo (CIIE) starting from 2018.
It is a significant move for the Chinese government to hold CIIE to give firm support to trade liberalization and economic globalization and actively open the Chinese market to the world. It facilitates countries and regions all over the world to strengthen economic cooperation and trade, and to promote global trade and world economic growth in order to make the world economy more open.
The Chinese government sincerely welcomes government officials, business communities, exhibitors and professional purchasers across the world to participate in CIIE and to explore the Chinese market. We would like to work with all countries, regions and international organizations to make CIIE a world-class Expo, providing new channels for countries and regions to do business, strengthen cooperation and promote common prosperity of the world economy and trade.
GCCCC has reserved a booth at CIIE to showcase products and services from Norther Kentucky, Greater Cincinnati and Greater Dayton region.
Covers Tier 1 cities:
- Beijing (22MM pop, 2.8TrCNY GDP)
- Qingdao (10MM pop, 1TrCNY GDP)
- Shanghai (24MM pop, 3TrCNY GDP)
- Chongqing (30MM pop, 1.8TrCNY GDP)
- Guangzhou (11MM pop, 2.15TrCNY GDP)
- Shenzhen (10MM pop, 2.2TrCNY GDP)
- Hong Kong (8MM pop, 2TrCNY GDP)
See Map Route below: