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'International Trade: Southeast Asia Market Spotlight-Singapore' at SVC Sept. 16

Public Relations
Posted: Thursday Aug 25, 2011
Saint Vincent College Small Business Development Center, Center for Global Competitiveness, will host an International Exporting Market Spotlight Series that focuses on Southeast Asia. This series provides current information on best export opportunities, doing business with the government sector, market entry methods, challenges, and business culture. The first of this series, International Trade Market Spotlight-Singapore, will be held at Saint Vincent College on Friday, September 16 from 1 to 4:30 p.m. Businesses that are currently exporting and wanting to expand their international reach to Singapore, one of the fastest growing economies in the world, would benefit from this program. Other upcoming Southeast Asia Spotlight programs include: Vietnam on October 14, Thailand on November 11, Malaysia on December 9, and Indonesia on January 20, 2012.

Registration is required one week prior to program start. Contact the Saint Vincent College Small Business Development Center at 724-537-4572 or sbdc@stvincent.edu to register. The fee for each session is $50 which includes lunch and materials; or attend all five sessions for $225. Registration also includes a one-year subscription (12 issues) to Inc. magazine, valued at $10.

The Saint Vincent College Small Business Development Center is part of a statewide system of university-based economic development organizations, whose mission is to provide high quality education and consulting to entrepreneurs, to help them start and grow their businesses in the competitive global economy. To register or to obtain more information about this workshop or other SBDC services, contact the Saint Vincent College SBDC at 724 537-4572 or www.stvincent.edu/sbdc.

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