Hundreds turn out for Splendor of China

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - Hundreds of people sampled the best that Chinese culture has to offer at the annual "Splendor of China" exhibit.

Vendors at the Blaisdell Exhibition Hall showed off the artistry and products of China, like the art of paper cutting and lantern making. There also was all kinds of food and entertainment.

The exhibit was sponsored by the Chinese Chamber of Commerce of Hawaii.

"The chamber's mission has been to focus on Chinese Culture, and also developing business ties with China and fostering that relationship with the Chinese government, as well as businesses in China as well as Hawaii," said Leonard Kam, the chamber's 1st vice president and co-chair of the event, which is now in its eighth year.

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