Press/News Category Archives: International

Tariffs hit some Idaho produce, but exports strong overall

  BOISE — Exports contributed nearly $4 billion to Idaho’s economy in 2017. Though tariff wars with trade partners over the past year have hit some Idaho producers’ profits, overall exports are strong, and heads of Idaho’s foreign trade offices see opportunities on the horizon such as exporting hops for craft beer in the Asian

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Idaho Commerce to Attend POWER-GEN

    MEDIA ALERT Contact: Taylor Walker Idaho Commerce 208.780.5152 taylor.walker@commerce.idaho.gov   Idaho Commerce to attend POWER-GEN International trade show with five Idaho companies BOISE, Idaho (November 26, 2018)—Idaho Commerce and five Idaho-based companies will attend the POWER-GEN International trade show December 4-6 in Orlando, Florida. POWER-GEN is the largest power generation event in the

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Idaho Tourism Joins Five-State International Tourism Co-op

  CONTACT Kim Paulson, PR & Communications Manager Rocky Mountain International kpaulson@RMIMarketing.com 307-637-4977 x 205 Laurie McConnell, Sr. Tourism Communications Specialist Idaho Tourism Laurie.mcconnell@tourism.idaho.gov 208-287-0781 NEWS FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 9, 2018 IDAHO TOURISM JOINS MONTANA, NORTH DAKOTA, SOUTH DAKOTA, AND WYOMING IN REGIONAL INTERNATIONAL TOURISM CO-OP CHEYENNE, Wyoming (May 9, 2018) – The Idaho

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Governor’s Valued Partner Awards Presented to Eight Companies

NEWS RELEASE:  For Immediate Release Contact: Megan Hill Idaho Commerce 208.334.2470 megan.hill@commerce.idaho.gov Governor’s Valued Partner Awards Presented to Eight Companies Awards were presented at the Paris Air Show in France BOISE, Idaho—Friday, June 23, 2017—While attending the 2017 Paris Air Show in France, Governor C.L. “Butch” Otter presented eight Governor’s Valued Partner Awards to businesses

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Idaho Delegation to Attend the International Paris Air Show

NEWS RELEASE:  For Immediate Release Contact: Megan Hill Idaho Commerce 208.334.2470 megan.hill@commerce.idaho.gov Idaho Delegation to Attend the International Paris Air Show The air show will take place in France, June 19-25 BOISE, Idaho—Thursday, June 8, 2017— An Idaho delegation led by Governor C.L. “Butch” Otter will travel to France for the International Paris Air Show,

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Idaho Tourism Launches Virtual Reality Video Series

Idaho Tourism Launches Virtual Reality Video Series   NEWS RELEASE: For Immediate Release Contact: Laurie McConnell Idaho Tourism 208.287.0781 laurie.mcconnell@tourism.idaho.gov Contact: Jennifer Lastra 360 Immersive, LLC 208.395.0007 jennifer@360immersive.com Idaho Tourism Launches Virtual Reality Video Series Videos showcase popular summer activities to promote Idaho outdoor recreation. BOISE, Idaho – July 28, 2016 – Idaho Tourism has

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Hispanic Cultural Center of Idaho to Host 2nd Annual Cultural & Artesanal Showcase

Hispanic Cultural Center of Idaho to Host 2nd Annual News Release: For Immediate Release Contact: Kayla Church Idaho Commerce 208.334.2470 kayla.church@commerce.idaho.gov Hispanic Cultural Center of Idaho to Host 2nd Annual Cultural & Artesanal Showcase The showcase will take place on October 15-18, 2015 at the Hispanic Cultural Center in Nampa, Idaho BOISE, Idaho— Monday, October

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State of Idaho to Receive FFY15 State Trade & Export Promotion (STEP) Grant Dollars

State of Idaho to Receive FFY15 STEP Grant NEWS RELEASE: For Immediate Release Contact: Kayla Church Idaho Commerce 208.334.2470 kayla.church@commerce.idaho.gov State of Idaho to Receive FFY15 State Trade & Export Promotion (STEP) Grant Dollars STEP Grant are funded by the U.S. Small Business Administration and administered by Idaho Commerce BOISE, Idaho—Wednesday, September 26, 2015—The State

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Idaho Department of Commerce Launches Study Idaho Website

Idaho Department of Commerce Launches Study Idaho Web> News Release: For Immediate Release Contact: Kayla Church Idaho Commerce 208.334.2470 kayla.church@commerce.idaho.gov Idaho Department of Commerce Launches Study Idaho Website BOISE, Idaho—Tuesday, August 11, 2015—In an effort to attract and recruit more international students to higher education institutes in Idaho, the Idaho Department of Commerce has launched

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