Taiwan Trade Council Opens Trade Center in Dallas, Its 5th in U.S.

by | Jun 27, 2023

TAITRA, the Taiwan External Trade Development Council, Taiwan’s foremost trade promotion organization, has opened an office in Dallas, its fifth U.S. office.

The move comes on the heels of a surge in bilateral trade between Taiwan and the United States in 2022. The other offices are New York, San Francisco, Chicago, and Los Angeles....

Valley View’s Rebirth as ‘Dallas Midtown’ To Begin with First Beck Ventures Project
by | May 24, 2023
After years of delays, demolition is finally complete at the Valley View mall site at Preston Road and LBJ Freeway. Its rebirth as 'Dallas Midtown' is slated to begin with a groundbreaking as soon as December for a mixed-use building with 275 apartments and around 26,000 square feet of ground-floor retail and restaurants, said Beck Ventures CEO Scott Beck.
See How the Dallas International District Is Taking Shape, from a ‘People Mover’ to a 20-Acre Park to Smart Cities Tech and More
by | Mar 17, 2022
From demolished mall to global destination, a plan 10 years in the making aims to turn the Valley View-Galleria area into an international center for businesses of all sizes. Here's a new look at what it could offer—and how it could spur dynamic growth in Dallas for decades to come.
New Dallas International District to Turn Valley View-Galleria Area Into Global Showplace
by | Jan 4, 2022
Get ready for worlds to collide: With a plan 10 years in the making, Dallas' new International District will provide a unique home for international businesses of all sizes—along with a new 20-acre central park, international festivals, community gatherings, and a nearby PreK-12 STEAM International Academy being built by the Dallas ISD.

Funded by a public-private partnership, the district is also a testing ground for innovation with a civic smart zone and automated people mover.
Paper for Water

Balancing a Nonprofit and Homework: Paper for Water is Led by Some of Dallas’ Youngest CEOs

by | Apr 16, 2019
Paper for Water—founded and led by 12- and 15-year-old sisters—has raised over $1.6 million to help bring the world clean water, all with the help of origami ornaments and installations.
Venture X
Venture X to Open Coworking Space in Galleria Area
by | Mar 15, 2018
Photos | The Galleria-area location is the first Dallas facility and third Texas location for Naples, Florida-based Venture X. Here's a first look at the space.