Overseas Offices http://wyso.org en Ohio Officials to Cut Trade Office Ties Overseas http://wyso.org/post/ohio-officials-cut-trade-office-ties-overseas <p>COLUMBUS, Ohio - Ohio is ending its ties with trade offices overseas as a new semiprivate nonprofit entity prepares to take over the job creation duties of the state&#39;s Department of Development.</p><p>A spokesman for Gov. John Kasich confirmed the change Sunday.</p><p>The state says improvements in communications technology and faster travel options have decreased the need to have foreign offices.</p> Mon, 15 Aug 2011 11:13:07 +0000 Associated Press 3087 at http://wyso.org