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The continual revitalization programs at the HKCEC assure the ongoing preference of this Yesterday’s values, tomorrow’s vision, delivered today. magnificent venue by exhibition and meeting organizers Metro-Expo is a cohesive and proactive team of from Asia and around the world. conscientious professionals in tune with our ever-changing event industry. Metro believes in providing an environment that promotes a kinship with the entrepreneur in all of us. We don’t just say it. We deliver it! MarketArt Value Website: www.marketart.com We are a consistently reliable team whose vested interest Contact: Robert Hamlin, CEO ensures our partners success. Our network, our service Address: 104-A South Columbus Street, and ourequipment provide you an unparalleled added Alexandria, VA 22314 value. 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