U.S. Trade Tariffs on China: Effects on California’s Economy

The Assembly Select Committee on Asia/California Trade and Investment Promotion and the Assembly Committee on Jobs, Economic Development, and the Economy convened an informational hearing on Wednesday, July 17, 2019 at the State Building in San Francisco to discuss the effects of the United States’ trade tariffs on China on the California economy. The joint hearing was hosted by California State Assembly Member and Chair of the Assembly Select Committee, Phil Ting, who commented on the current state of economic relations between California and China.

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San Francisco SelectUSA Tech Day

GlobalSF proudly partnered with the U.S. Commercial Service for the 2019 SelectUSA Spinoff in San Francisco. The two-day event welcomed delegates from 20+ countries to San Francisco where delegates attended a series of panel discussions and fireside chats introducing the unique ecosystem of the San Francisco Bay Area while providing key insights on Investing in San Francisco.

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Murat Wahab appointed as Director of SFAsia

GlobalSF announced today that Murat Wahab has been appointed Director of SFAsia, a regional initiative focused on Asian countries outside of China. Mr. Wahab will spearhead the organization’s regional initiative focused in Asia, outside of China, through connecting San Francisco Bay Area firms to opportunities throughout the Asia market and providing vital resources to companies in Asia seeking market access in the San Francisco Bay Area.

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M FOR MALAYSIA - CAAMFest 2019

On May 15, 2019 at the AMC Kabuki Theater in San Francisco, SFAsia with CAAMFest co-presented the film M FOR MALAYSIA.

M for Malaysia documents the 2018 Malaysian General Elections when the people of Malaysia, led by a 92 year-old former Prime Minister, overthrew one of the longest ruling governments in the world. Despite endless barriers thrown at them, the tense campaign pushed on with the most surprising result in the country’s history.

https://www.mformalaysia.com/

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Helping Mexican Tech Open in the United States

On April 24, 2019, GlobalSF and The U.S. Commercial Service hosted a webinar discussing the resources provided by programs from the U.S. and Mexican government designed to facilitate the entry of Mexican tech firms and startups into the United States.

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