Houston, TX, December 20, 2017 – MaloneBailey, LLP, a full-service public accounting firm based in Houston, Texas, announced today that George Qin, Audit Partner, was invited and attended the Greater Houston Partnership (GHP) Houston Trade & Investment Mission to China. The trip took place from December 2-9, 2017, as the group traveled to Shenzhen, Shanghai and Beijing, China.
The mission to China, led by Houston’s Mayor, Sylvester Turner, provided an opportunity for participants to represent Houston and build connections with some of the top business and political leaders in Shenzhen, Shanghai and Beijing. It included a week of high-level meetings with government officials and business leaders from the energy, manufacturing, education, healthcare, infrastructure and financial industries.
According to GHP, China is Houston’s second largest international trade partner and one of the fastest growing economies in the world. Total trade between Houston and China has more than doubled in recent years, from $9.1 billion in 2010 to $18.4 billion in 2016.
“MaloneBailey has conducted business in China for nearly a decade, delivering audit services to Chinese companies that trade on one of the U.S. stock exchanges,” stated George Qin, Audit Partner. “It was a great honor to be part of this delegation and to represent the vast business opportunity that can take place between Houston and Beijing and Shenzhen,” he added.
Representatives from Rice University, Texas Medical Center, Foster LLP and Citi Bank, among many others, also attended the mission to China. Pictures from the trip are available upon request.
Based in Houston, Texas and with offices in Beijing and Shenzhen, MaloneBailey is a public accounting firm that delivers audit, tax, accounting and consulting services to companies, both publicly-traded and privately-held. MaloneBailey is among the top 11 firms in the world that represents over 100 public companies MaloneBailey is a member of Nexia International, an international accounting alliance. For more information about MaloneBailey, visit www.malonebailey.com.
The Greater Houston Partnership (GHP) is an economic development organization serving the Greater Houston area. The Partnership addresses Houston’s unique challenges and champions the growth and success of the region. They serve over 1,200 member companies in the 11-county Houston region. For more information about the Greater Houston Partnership, visit www.houston.org.