Sister Cities of Newport News (SCNN) , a non-profit affiliate of Sister Cities International, plays a role in supporting long-term community partnerships through reciprocal educational and professional exchange programs which foster friendships and learning. SCNN is planning a delegation to Taizhou, China in the Spring of 2012. The trip will include the 2012 China International Import Expo, March 29 th – 31 st. The goal of the trip is to promote business development and networking. Local businesses are encouraged to participate in the delegation, and if interested, may contact Al Riutort at (757) 510-3355 or UNCPlanner@aol.com.