02 Nov
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Maryland Global Gala on December 5

The World Trade Center Institute will host its annual Maryland Global Gala on Wednesday, December 5th, 2018 From the World Trade Center Institute’s Website The Event The Maryland Global Gala brings together Maryland’s vibrant international business community to celebrate the state’s significant impact to the world economy. The event features food from Baltimore’s top international […]

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08 Oct
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Maryland-Israel Water Conference on October 10

from mdisrael.org ARE YOU part of Maryland’s “One Water” approach to integrated management? DO YOU KNOW that Israel is the world’s leading country in water innovation? (Israel successfully reuses 83-90% of its water every year, using technology and policy that protect threatened water supplies.) JOIN US on October 10 to establish the Maryland-Israel partnerships that […]

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08 Oct
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Startup Global Baltimore on October 11

from https://baltimoresistercities.org/biw18/ Startup Global Baltimore Date: Thursday, October 11, 2018 Time: Coffee & Registration 1:30–2pm  |  Sessions 2–5pm |  Networking Reception 5–6pm Location: ETC (Emerging Technology Center) Haven Campus, 101 N. Haven St. 21224, Suite 301 Admission: Free. Register here. Advice to help your business go global! FREE program from US Commerce Service (part of US Department of Commerce) held at ETC […]

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17 May
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May 17th: International Sister Port Reception

On May 17, 2018, Secretary Wobensmith attended the International Sister Port Reception in Baltimore. This reception took place in conjunction with GreenPort Congress America, a sustainability-themed port conference. The reception honored the international speakers coming to the conference from several of the countries within the Maryland sister city/state relationship, including Japan, Liberia, the Netherlands, and […]

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26 Apr
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Details of Maryland-Anhui (China) Promotion Week – May 29 to June 1 from Maryland Secretary of State Wobensmith

From the original press release published by the Office of the Secretary of State of Maryland Maryland Secretary of State John Wobensmith Announces Details of Maryland-Anhui (China) Promotion Week – May 29 to June 1 Business, Education, Art and Cultural Events Will Mark Longtime Sister State Relationship between the Jurisdictions Annapolis, MD – Maryland Secretary […]

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02 Apr
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Maryland Sister State Committees Band Together to Send Medical Supplies to Mexico

This story was originally published in Sister Cities International Two 26-foot trucks braved a snowstorm over the mountains from Boise, Idaho all the way down to Brownsville, in Texas early this month to hand off a much-needed shipment of medical supplies and equipment. The supplies, valued at over $350-thousand, then made their way south of the […]

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30 Jan
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January 30th: Annual Legislative Reception in Annapolis

On January 30, the Annual Legislative Reception was held in Annapolis to celebrate the achievements of the Sister State programs of the last year. This event was attended by over 350 people, with representation from several Washington, DC embassies, Maryland legislators, and Maryland cabinet members. Maryland currently has 20 partnerships in 17 countries and several […]

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08 Dec
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Piura-Maryland Sister State Mission 2017

Written by Marcie Castañeda, Business & Community Development Manager Maryland Department of Housing & Community Development I went to Piura, Peru representing the State of Maryland Sister State Commerce Committee hoping to establish a new benchmark for effectiveness.  This is a testament to the strength of my strategic focus on three key markets: The Environment, […]

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18 Sep
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Oct. 13: Maryland Liberia Sister States 10th Anniversary

Maryland Liberia Sister States (Bong County and Maryland County) is having its 10th Anniversary Celebration Ceremony and Induction of New Officers Friday, October 13th, 2017 at 7:00 PM Long Branch Community Center (8700 Piney Branch Rd, 2nd Floor, Silver Spring, MD 20901)   Learn more about the Bong County, Maryland County partnership For more information, please contact […]

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11 Jul
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Maryland Sister State Inc. Visited Loyola University

On June 28, Loyola University, representatives from six Sister State Committees, and the Office of the Secretary of State met to exchange information on ways to advance international initiatives for both Loyola University and the Maryland Sister States. Among many speakers, Rev. Brian F. Linnane, S.J, President of Loyola University Maryland, spoke of potential opportunities […]

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