Lt. Governor Chin hosted Consul General Andreas Launer and Trade Commissioner Walter Koren of the Austrian Consulate General in Los Angeles. Opened in 1969, the Austrian Consulate General in Los Angeles pursues its mission as a key hub for deepening ties between Austria and California and the entire Western USA. The Austrian Consulate General’s jurisdiction comprises 16 US States and the Pacific Islands under US administration. Honorary Consulates in nine major US cities are supporting the team of the Consulate General in its efforts.
Lt. Governor Chin also met with members of the Close Up Foundation, who is holding its Annual Asia Pacific Program for 102 Teachers and Students.