About Us


The Markham, Richmond Hill & Vaughan Chinese Business Association [MRVCBA] (formerly known as Richmond Hill & Markham Chinese Business Association) is nearing its 25th milestone anniversary. With the primary objective to better represent and serve its members across York Region, the Association continues to show its strong leadership in promoting the interest and unity of the Chinese business community in the Region and on a global basis. It has developed core relationships with community partners and all three levels of governments, which has helped advance and further the interests of our stakeholders. 


Mission Statement

To advance and enhance business relations in local and global industries and serving as a bridge to the diverse business community and our strong network of Chinese and Canadian businesses in York Region. 


a) To promote trade and investment in the geographic area of the City of Markham, the Town of Richmond Hill and City of Vaughan (the "Area");

b) To promote and encourage the interest and the unity of the business community in the Area;

c) To increase the awareness of the business communities in the Area, including but not limited to, the prevailing economic situation and market trends affecting the Area;

d) To provide a forum for the discussion of issues of importance or of interest to the Members;

e) To liase with municipal governments and with the provindial and federal governments of Canada with a view to achieving economic and social well-being in the Area;

f) To foster, develop and strengthen trade and bilateral relations between teh business community in the Area and business and governments internationally, with an emphasis on China;

g) To co-ordinate activities of the Corporation with those of similar organizations, societies and individuals in Canada and internationally, with an emphasis on China;

and such other complementary purposes not inconsistent with these objects.