Hong Kong Business Association of Washington, or “HKBAW”, is also previously known as the Hong Kong Club of Washington (HKCW). This is a 501(c)(6) non-profit organization, first established in 1994 by a group of community-minded leaders who have a common background of upbringings from Hong Kong. HKAW aim to serve by engaging in both business and social activities to enrich people’s lives with the similar interests while increasing awareness of contemporary issues that arise in Hong Kong and China.
HKBAW is partnered with the following organizations:
Federation of Hong Kong Business Association Worldwide (www.hkfederation.org.hk)
The Federation of Hong Kong Business Association Worldwide (FHKBAW) is a network of 39 business associations across 28 countries and regions with over 11,000 members. The Hong Kong – Greater China Business Association of Washington works closely with FHKBAW to make large scale events such as the Hong Long Forum possible.
National U.S. Hong Kong Business Association (www.nushkba.org)
The National U.S. Hong Kong Business Association (NUSHKBA) is a network of 12 business associations across the United States. In charge of fostering trade relations between the U.S. and Hong Kong.
Hong Kong Trade Development Council (home.hktdc.com)
The Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC) promotes Hong Kong as a platform for doing business with China and Asia, and organizes trade fairs and business missions to connect companies with opportunities in Hong Kong and beyond. HKBAW partners with HKTDC on events ranging from informational sessions to trade fairs.
Hong Kong Economic and Trade Office (www.hketousa.gov.hk)
The Hong Kong Economic and Trade Office (HKETO) concentrate most of their work on promoting the economic and trade interests of Hong Kong. HKBAW partners with HKETO on numerous events, including Hong Kong SAR government officials visits.
「華州⼤中華香港商會」（HKBAW）前⾝名稱是 「華州香港會」（HKCW). HKCW 是 501（c)(6) 非牟利機構，由⼀群在香港長⼤和有共同背景，熱⼼社區公益的領袖在 1994 年成立，致⼒於透過參與區內商界和社交活動，給有相同志趣的會員有提升⽣活質素的空間，同時增加對香港和中國社會時事、新事物的認識。