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Business Leaders in the Delegation:

Mr. Fred Latuperissa Director of Ontario Commercial Service, U.S. Department of Commerce
Mr. Gil Apodaca President, Inland Empire International Business Association, President, Proto       Space Engineering
Mr. Bill Alexander Mayor, City of Rancho Cucamonga
Mr. Jerry Dubois Mayor Pro-Tem, City of Ontario, President, Dubois Advertising Agency
Mr. Ray Musser Councilmember, City of Upland
Mr. Alan D. Wapner Councilmember, City of Ontario
Mr. Thomas Compbell General Manager, UPS, Ontario
Mr. James W. Malin CEO, San Bernadino Medical Group, Inc.
Mr. Hermann Haastrup General Manager, Double Trees Hotel, Ontario
Mr. Glenn Southard City Manager, Claremont
Mr. Jack Lam City Manager of Rancho Cucamonga
Mr. David Pulido Chairman of Board, Ontario Chamber of Commerce
Mr. Robert L. Traister President/CEO, Ontario Chamber of Commerce
Mr. Betty Traister Executive Vice President, Montclair Chamber of Commerce
Mr. Norman W. MacKenzie Executive Director, Rancho Cucamonga Chamber of Commerce
Mr. Rod O. Ballance President, World Trade Center of Inland Empire
Mr. Richard Gage Director, Ontario Planning Committee
Ms. Monica Brule Senior Business Consultant, Inland Empire Small Business
      Development Center
Ms. Lisa Bailey Senior Assistant Director, Rancho Cucamonga Chamber of Commerce
Mr. Leo Liu Vice President, Inland Empire International Business Association, President, Citslinc International, Inc.

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MARCH 29, 2002
CC-0329 Business Arrangements throughout in China.

Day 1, 3/29 Fri. Los Angeles/Beijing
120 delegates flow transpacifically aboard Air China's wide-cabin Boeing 747 jetliner, the flight CA984 took off at 13:00. Cross the International Dateline.

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Reception banquet by Hangzhou Municipal Government.

Day 2, 3/30 Sat. Beijing(King Wing Hotel/5-Star)
15:30 arrived in Beijing. 9 delegates transit to Shenyang. Met by Vice
Magistrate of Shenhe District Ms. Li Mizhi, Executive Director of IEIBA
Shenyang Office at the Airport. Night city tour and visit to IEIBA Office.
Transfer to Marriott Hotel then for a late dinner.

Day 3, 3/31 Sun. Beijing/Xi'an
Big group in Beijing visited the Great Wall. While 9 delegates in Shenyang met with Mr. Sun Xiangjian, Vice Mayor and Mr. Ju Xiuli, Magistrate of Shenhe District. Opening ceremony followed by the business talk with 150 Chinese business leaders. 9 delegates flow to Beijing to join the big group for the banquet by Mr. Mei Hongyuan, Director of Beijing Municipal Administrative Office.
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Business talk with Mayor of Suzhou.

Day 4, 4/1 Mon. Xi'an(Jianguo Hotel, 4-Star, Tel: 8629-3238888)
Big group took morning flight CA1519 09:00/10:35 to Xi'an, the ancient
capital of 11 dynasties. Afternoon sightseeing includes Big Wild Goose Pagoda
and the ancient City Gate. 5 people including Mr. Jerry Dupois, Mayor Pro-Tem
of Ontario, Mr. Tom Campell, General Manager of UPS to Ontario, and Mr. Rod
Ballance, Director of Inland Empire International World Trade Center had a
presentation with UPS Office to Beijing while 9 people group visited the
IEIBA office on the 6th floor of Jingtai Mansion at Jianwai Ave. and talked
with Ms. Zhang Yi, Executive Director of IEIBA Beijing Office. 2 small groups
flow by the afternoon flight to Xi'an to join the big group for the banquet
by Mr. Lu Xiangguo, Governor Assistant of Shaanxi Province and evening
entertainment show in Tang Dynasty style.

Day 5, 4/2 Xi'an/Guilin(Guishan Hotel, 4-Star, Tel: )
Tour bus excursion to the Terra-Cotta Warriors, guarding the tomb of the
First Emperor of Qin Dynasty back to 2,200 years ago. Visited Banpo Museum,
an archeological site of the pre-historical men. Late afternoon flight
18:30/20:20 to Guilin, world famous for its dramatic karst landscape. Visit
to Reed Flute Cave, Fantastic stalactite and stalagmite formations artfully
illuminated. Sightseeing also covers Elephant Hill and Fubo Hill.

Day 6, 4/3 Wed. Guilin
Lyrical four-hour boat cruise on the Lijiang River, revealing the beauty of
lush green valleys, bamboo groves and hundreds of fairylike rock formations.
Disembark in Yangshuo to see a colorful local market. Evening banquet by Mr.
Chen Jianjun, Vice Mayor.

Day 7, 4/4 Thu. Guilin/Shanghai(Huating Hotel/5-Star, 1000 N. Caoxi Rd.,
Shanghai, 200004, Tel: 8621- 64391000)

9 delegates took morning flight to Guangzhou for the opening ceremony of
IEIBA Guangzhou Office at Garden Hotel. Presentation at American Consulate
General by Ms. Gwen Lyle, Commercial Consul. Ribbon cutting by Mr. Mark ,
Cultural Consul and Ms. Gwen Lyle, Commerical Consul. Late afternoon flight
to Shanghai, the largest city and most important industrial and commercial
center of China.

Day 8, 4/5 Fri. Shanghai
People in the big group made the choice either joint the tour to the Jade
Buddha Temple and the Arts & Crafts Institute or enjoy a leisurely strolling
along the prosperous streets of this metropolitan city. Some found the Hard
Rock Cafe to taste a little bit home flavor on your own. 9 delegates with Mr.
James Mayfield, Commercial Consul and Ms. Hu Jie, Executive Director of IEIBA
Shanghai Office joined the opening ceremony of IEIBA Shanghai Office at
Manderian Hotel. Visited to IEIBA Office. Business talk with Mr. Liu Jinping,
Vice Director of Shanghai Municipal Administration of Foreign Trade &
Economic cooperation. Inspection to the Hongkou District People's Government
for the redevelopment project. Banquet by Mr. Hu, Vice Director of Shanghai
Municipal Foreign Investment Office. Late night business talk with Quzhou
Municipal Business Delegation led by Ms. Quan Weimin, Executive Director of
IEIBA Office to Hangzhou.

Day 9, 4/6 Sat. Shanghai/ Los Angeles
Visit the Pudong Economic Development Zone. Departure by the afternoon flight
CA983 15:00/11:00 and fly home the same day.


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