The award was presented at a special ceremony conducted by AACCLA
president William Gambrel in Washington, D.
Details: Maria Medrano, AACCLA
, 1615 H Street, NW, Washington, DC 20062.
At both the Council and AACCLA
meetings, the delegation heard from top officials from the departments of State, Commerce, Labor, as well as a number of undersecretaries, Congressmen and private-sector representatives.
With expectations that the Free Trade Area of the Americas (FTAA) will be up and running within a couple of years, the 23 chambers of commerce that form AACCLA
decided in the early months of this year to join forces in facilitating international commerce through the Internet.
's Business Future of the Americas conference has been hosted by AmChams in countries as diverse as Brazil and Guatemala, but the Panama event confirmed the event's distinctive character as a truly hemispheric gathering," said Maston Cunningham, president of AACCLA