GLOBAL NEWS FROM PHL

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Consult the pages below for news about international affairs in the region and the activities of the organizations, businesses, people, and communities that contribute to the global character of Philadelphia.  

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Article written by Kyle Purchase on behalf of Global Philadelphia Association What do Connie Mack, Dallas Green, and Charlie Manuel all have in common? Each was a former manager of a Philadelphia baseball team and each has led their teams to become World Series championships!
July 16, 2018
Tom Caramanico has been the president of McCormick Taylor, Inc., an engineering company, since 1988. He previously owned the company, having sold it to an internal group in 2011, and continues to serve as president. With 480 employees in 19 offices located in nine states, the firm specializes in transportation planning, environmental studies, traffic studies and highway and bridge design. 
July 8, 2018
Article written by Kyle Purchase on behalf of Global Philadelphia Association. Photo by Sam Wermut on Unsplash
July 8, 2018
Article written by Will Becker on behalf of Global Philadelphia Association
July 8, 2018
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- The U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Service has planned 175 ceremonies, swearing-in some 14,000 new citizens, by July 10, to celebrate independence.  One of them, Wednesday, at the Betsy Ross house in Philadelphia, was devoted to children. Thirteen children from seven countries were sworn in, most of them the children of immigrants who've become U.S. citizens, themselves, and thus can sponsor their children. 
July 5, 2018
Article written by Kyle Purchase on behalf of Global Philadelphia Association  Photo credit: National Park Service
June 30, 2018
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June 30, 2018
Interview conducted by Najah Springer on behalf of Global Philadelphia Association Tell me about what it is you do as President of the West Philadelphia Corridor Collaborative?
June 29, 2018
Located on display in the first floor of the Barnes Foundation, lives the artwork of late Impressionist painter Pierre-Auguste Renoir, and the filmwork directed by his late son, Jean Renoir. When entering the first room of the Renoir exhibition, a clip from “Elena and Her Man,” a film directed by Jean Renoir is played. In this short scene, Jean invites the viewer to witness the beauty of what it means to be young and in love, as depicted by the young French couple.
June 27, 2018
Article written by Kyle Purchase on behalf of Global Philadelphia Association On June 6, 2018, the World Trade Center (WTC) of Greater Philadelphia announced that they will be conducting new overseas business development programs. The programs will be partnered with U.S. Strategic Ventures in order to achieve global marketing goals.
June 27, 2018