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arrowDecember 31, 2013: The eastern culture of China’s Shandong Province met the western culture of new year's eve celebration as the Sino-American Friendship Association (SAFA) co-hosted the opening ceremony of 2014 Time Square New Year's Eve Countdown Celebration and presented Confucianism and Shandong Culture on Dec. 31st, 2013. > > Read More...

arrowSeptember 13, 2013: The 5th annual An Evening of Chinese Culture hit Citi Field, the home of the New York Mets baseball team, on the evening of a game against the Miami Marlins on September 13, 2013. An Evening of Chinese Culture was sponsored by the Sino-American Friendship Association and the Sino-American Culture and Arts Foundation, Cimagine Media Group ,created to give baseball fans insight into China through the country’s traditional cultural forms. > > Read More...

arrowJune 27, 2013: To promote Beijing Tourism, especially the 72-hour Visa Free Transit Policy, Beijing Tourism Office held the first promotional event “Kongfu Panda in Beijing” at New York Grand Central on June 26. This was Beijing’s first time of organizing a tourism-themed street performance in the open area of New York City’s busiest site. > > Read More...

arrowJune 13, 2013: China National Tourism Administration(CNTA) organized tourism officials and industry representatives from provinces and cities along the beautiful Yangtze River such as Tibet, Qinghai, Chongqing, Hubei, Hunan, Jiangsu, etc. to come to New York City with Yangtze River tourism enterprises to introduce the Magical Journey of the Yangtze River to North America. > > Read More...

arrowJune 5, 2013: The much-anticipated third annual Avalon Invest Caribbean Now 2013 Forum, held here on June 5, with representatives from the Chinese government and the Chinese-American business community as well as investment companies. All had come courting a very receptive audience composed of dozens of Caribbean tourism ministers, private-sector partners and government policy makers. > > Read More...

arrowMay 10, 2013: Mr. Lu Yong, the Director of Beijing Tourism Development Committee, makes a visit to the city of Philadelphia with Beijing delegation after the exhibition opening of Beijing Tourism Photography at the UN, in an effort to promote and boost the tourism industry in Beijing and to invite outstanding tourism citiy-Philadelphia to join World Tourism Cities Federation (WTCF). > > Read More...

arrowDecember 31, 2012: Sino-American Friendship Association (SAFA) participated in the opening ceremony with a Chinese cultural performance, panda dance during the 2013 Times Square New Year’s Eve Countdown Celebration. This is the second time an aspect of Chinese culture be part of the celebration since it began in 1904. > > Read More...

arrowSeptember 26, 2012: Sino-American Culture and Art Foundation, Sino-American Friendship Association and NY Mets hosted an Evening of Chinese Culture Event that features China and Chinese culture during the mid-autumn festival which considers as one of the most important Chinese holidays of the year. > > Read More...

arrowSeptember 18, 2012: Sino-American Culture & Arts Foundation, Sino-American Friendship Association and New York Mets held a press conference to announce “An Evening of Chinese Culture” to take place on September 26. > > Read More...

arrowAugust 15, 2012: Sino-American Friendship Association and Tiffany & Co. held an opening reception for “U.S-China Talented Youth in Art and Design Award” to support art and design talents in China and United States, encourage young talented students to participate in designs with their personal characteristics and creativities. > > Read More...

arrowAugust 7, 2012: Sponsored by Sino-American Culture and Arts Foundation, co-hosted by Sino-American Friendship Association and UNSRC Chinese Club, "Voice of Harmony--Meet with Tan Jing at the United Nations" was held on August 7, 2012 at its headquarter in New York. > > Read More...

arrowMay 17, 2012: Sino-American Culture and Art Foundation celebrated the “Year of Dragon” with luxury brand John Hardy at Saks Fifth Avenue > > Read More...

arrowAugust 29th, 2011: Li Li, the President of Sino-American Culture & Arts Foundation attended U.S Open provide reception held at the Mandarin Oriental Hotel in New York which honored Li Na, the 2011 women's French open winner. > > Read More...

arrowAug 1st-5th, 2011: Sino-American Culture & Arts Foundation (SACAF) hosted "U.S.-China Student Hand-in-hand, East Meets West Educational and Cultural Exchange"
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arrowJune, 2011: Li Li (right), the president of Sino American Culture & Arts Foundation and Peter Zhang (2nd from right) the president of Sino-American Friendship Association presented the gift to LU Qingshan (2nd from left)the headmaster of No.7 Middle School of Quanzhou, Fujian. > > Read More...

arrow  February 4th - February 7th, 2011:  Sino-American Culture and Arts Foundation presents “An Evening of Chinese Culture” along with its parent group, the Sino-American Friendship Association, in conjunction with Tottenville High School in Staten Island, New York.> > Read More...

arrow  Nov, 2010: During the preparation of 2010 An Evening of Chinese Culture (AECC), the Sino-American Friendship Association president Peter Zhang presented on behalf of the AECC event committee a NBA basketball with all Nets players autographs to Li Haifeng, Director of the Overseas Chinese Affairs Office of The State Council, China for recognizing her support to the event. > > Read more...

arrow  May 20th, 2010:  Peter Zhang and Li Li, chairman and president of Sino-American Culture & Arts Foundation, with the delegation visited No. 7 Middle School of Quanzhou, Fujian, China and met with the school executives to discuss the partnership opportunity of education program.> > Read More...

arrow  May 20th, 2010:  Peter Zhang and Li Li, chairman and president of Sino-American Culture & Arts Foundation, with the delegation visited Quanzhou Licheng District and met with the government officials including the Standing Committee Member and the head of United Front Work Department of C.C.P Shangguan, Chun’an, Director of Education Department Chen, Shaoching and Director of Economic and Trade Bureau Miao, Pu. > > Read More...

arrow  May 1st, 2010:  Peter Zhang, chairman of Sino-American Culture & Arts Foundation, invited by the UN-HABITAT Executive Director Anna Tibaijuka and UN Pavilion Commissioner General Awni Behnam, attended the opening ceremony of United Nations Pavilion of World Expo in Shanghai, China.> > Read More...

arrow  April 28th, 2010:  Peter Zhang and Li Li, chairman and president of Sino-American Culture & Arts Foundation, visited Fujian Agriculture and Forestry University to discuss the partnership opportunity of educational program.> > Read More...

arrow  April 20th, 2010:  Peter Zhang, Chairman of Sino-American Culture & Arts Foundation, was invited to attend World Expo 2010’s trail operation and Tan Jing’s special concert for World Expo Volunteers with the Commissioner-General of United Nations Pavilion, Awni Behnam.> > Read More...

arrow April 18th, 2010:  Li Li, President of Sino-American Culture & Arts Foundation took photos with famous Chinese Artists Dong Wenhua and Tan Jing during the reception.> > Read More...

arrow  April 8th, 2010:  NBA NJ Nets Chinese Player Yi Jianlian’s Basketball Clinic in P.S. 124, Chinatown.> > Read More...

arrow  March 8th, 2010:  Grand Opening of the Center for Chinese Art at William Paterson University.> > Read More...

arrow  February 2010:   SACAF cheerfully co-hosted its second annual “2010 An Evening of Chinese Culture” with the NBA New Jersey Nets at the IZOD Center, NJ, U.S.A. on Sunday, February 21st. > > Read More...

arrow  November 2009:   U.S.-China Friendship Summit - Commemorating 30 years of US-China Diplomatic relations

US-China Friendship Event
www.friendshipsummit.com

arrow  2009 “U.S.-China Friendship Summit” News links

Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the People's Republic of China:
http://www.fmprc.gov.cn/chn/gxh/cgb/zwbd/wshd/t628064.htm

State Council Information Office of the People's Republic of China:
http://www.scio.gov.cn/hzjl/hdjj/wz/200912/t484279.htm

Xinhua News:
http://news.xinhuanet.com/world/2009-11/17/content_12477223.htm
http://news.xinhuanet.com/world/2009-11/21/content_12515955.htm
http://news.xinhuanet.com/world/2009-12/01/content_12571526.htm

Chinanews.com.cn:
http://www.chinanews.com.cn/tp/news/2009/11-17/1967838.shtml
http://www.chinanews.com.cn/gj/gj-bm/news/2009/11-21/1977273.shtml
http://www.chinanews.com.cn/cj/cj-gjcj/news/2009/12-01/1992348.shtml
http://estate.chinanews.com.cn/gj/gj-yt/news/2009/12-01/1994135.shtml

China Radio International News:
http://gb.cri.cn/27824/2009/11/17/4445s2678344.htm
http://gb.cri.cn/27824/2009/11/21/110s2682980.htm

arrow  November 2009 Exhibit of Chinese Antiques & Artwork in New York

Exhibit of Chinese Antiques & Artwork

arrow  October 25, 2009:  Li Li, the President of Sino-American Culture & Arts Foundation, was invited to the reopen exhibition by Chambers Fine Art in New York, enjoyed the performance of “ Tan Dun’s Organic Music” by one of China’s best-known composers, Tan Dun. During the event, Li Li took photos with Tan Dun and the Chinese singer Liu Huan, who performed the theme song of the Beijing 2008 Olympics Games. > > Read More...

arrow  October 15, 2009:  Li Li, the President of Sino-American Culture & Arts Foundation, the honorable principal of New York Public Middle School 403, was invited by New York Department of Education to attend “Principal for A Day”> > Read More...

 

arrow  2009 “An Evening of Chinese Culture” News links

Consulate-General of the People's Republic of China in New York News:
http://www.nyconsulate.prchina.org/chn/ttxw/t541369.htm

China State Council Oversea Office News:
http://www.gqb.gov.cn/news/2009/0310/1/12828.shtml

NBA.COM:
http://www.nba.com/nets/photogallery/Chinese_Simple_Photo_Gallery-304147-2439.html
http://www.nba.com/nets/video/2009/03/27/njn_evening_chinese_culture.nba/index.html

Xinhua News:
http://news.xinhuanet.com/newscenter/2009-03/09/content_10978985.htm
http://news.xinhuanet.com/sports/2009-03/09/content_10977125.htm

People’s Daily:
http://sports.people.com.cn/GB/22149/22151/135766/136621/8934160.html

Sinovision.net News:
http://www.sinovision.net/index.php?module=news&act=details&col_id=6&news_id=74551

Hongkong Phoenix TV news report:
http://www.sacaf.org/events_2009newsreport.html

CCTV News:
http://big5.cctv.com/gate/big5/sports.cctv.com/20090309/110640.shtml

Sina.com News:
http://sports.sina.com.cn/k/2009-03-09/05564259350.shtml
http://sports.sina.com.cn/k/2009-03-09/10114259930.shtml

Sohu.com News:
http://sports.sohu.com/20090310/n262714175.shtml
http://sports.sohu.com/20090310/n262714423.shtml
http://sports.sohu.com/20090309/n262679313.shtml

Titan24.com News:
http://yijianlian.basketball.titan24.com/09-03-09/189654.html

Beijing Youth Daily News:
http://bjyouth.ynet.com/article.jsp?oid=49313260

International Daily News:
http://www.chinesetoday.com/news/show/id/194476