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Major New Service Center Underpins Tesla’s Rapid Growth in Hong Kong

by Chien-Chou Liao
In September, 2016, the Silicon Valley-based automaker Tesla Motors opened its largest service center anywhere in the world in Hong Kong. Tesla’s flagship Model S is the bestselling sedan in Hong Kong thanks to tax-relief measures.

Small Iowa College Welcomes Korean Nursing Students

by Kim Meihua Roy
Western Iowa Tech Community College offers a unique program for Korean students to learn American culture and study English as they pursue a nursing degree. Their attendance also contributes to the local and state economies.

Nebraska, Indiana Enjoy Thriving Economic Partnerships with Japan

by Kim Meihua Roy
Government and business leaders gathered in St. Louis, Missouri, for the annual Midwest US-Japan Association conference to showcase state industries and deepen ties with their Japanese counterparts. This event highlighted the significant trade and investment relationships that Japan has...

San José Welcomes New Direct Flight from Shanghai

by Kim Meihua Roy
Air China’s non-stop service from Mineta San José International Airport to Shanghai Pudong International Airport can potentially lead to greater investment and exchange between two global technology centers.
Petroleum refineries in Whatcom and Skagit Counties are a critical part of the US west coast energy infrastructure, but Washington is also a hotbed of activity on clean and renewable energy technology development, which is generating new research, development, and commercialization...

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