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USAID Official Concludes Vietnam Visit, Highlights Economic Partnership and Social Inclusion

U.S. Agency for International Development’s Acting Assistant Administrator for Asia, Denise Rollins, visited Vietnam on September 9 to highlight the partnerships behind USAID’s programs to facilitate economic growth and expand opportunities for social inclusion. The Acting Assistant Administrator also recognized the impact of past and current USAID assistance to address war legacies. In Hanoi, Ms. ...
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TPP Negotiators Make Important Progress on Agreement

Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) chief negotiators completed 10 days of intensive meetings today, making important progress across a range of issues as they continue their drive toward a comprehensive, high-standard agreement. “We have committed to a focused work plan, which will allow us to boost momentum and make continued progress,” said Barbara Weisel, U.S. Chief Negotiator ...
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Readout of Secretary Kerry’s Meeting with Vietnamese DPM/FM Minh, on-the-record attributable to Spokesperson Jen Psaki

Secretary Kerry met with Vietnamese Deputy Prime Minister / Foreign Minister Minh on October 2 to discuss progress on implementing the U.S.-Vietnam Comprehensive Partnership, launched by President Obama and President Sang in July 2013. Secretary Kerry highlighted the conclusion of the U.S.-Vietnam Civil Nuclear Cooperation (123) agreement and expanding maritime security cooperation as examples of ...
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