Economy & Trade

First Ever Innovation Fair at the WTO on October 28 Will Showcase Cutting Edge Technologies

On October 28th, the first ever innovation fair at the WTO will showcase cutting edge technologies.

The public is invited to the first-ever Innovation Fair at the World Trade Organization headquarters which will take place in Geneva on October 28, 2014 from noon to 18:00.

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U.S. Looks to Improve Investment in Japanese Market

Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker delivers the keynote address at the American Chamber of Commerce in Japan.

Secretary of Commerce Pritzker met in Tokyo with representatives from the Japanese health care and energy sectors as part of a series of roundtable discussions on American and Japanese business relationships.

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U.S. Delegation to the ITU Plenipotentiary Conference in Busan #Plenipot14

Ambassador Pamela Hamamoto will join the multiagency delegation led by Ambassador Daniel Sepulveda.

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Secretary Kerry: Press Statement on the 2014 ITU Plenipotentiary Conference #Plenipot14

We look forward to working with our friends and allies to ensure that the ITU continues to be a hub for open and broad-based global communications.

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Statement by Ambassador Michael Punke at the WTO Trade Negotiations Committee (TNC)

We are all asking ourselves how we might move forward in this environment, and for the United States, I want to offer our initial thoughts.

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Statement by the United States at the September 26, 2014, DSB Meeting

Statements by the United States at the Meeting of the WTO Dispute Settlement Body.

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WTO Trade Policy Review of Mongolia

We took particular note of Mongolia’s discussion of the importance of trade facilitation to landlocked developing countries.

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Remarks by President Obama in Address to the United Nations General Assembly

President Obama speaks at UN General Assembly

We come together at a crossroads between war and peace; between disorder and integration; between fear and hope.

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U.S. Statement at Opening of WIPO General Assembly

Ambassador Hamamoto delivered the U.S. Opening Statement at the Fifty-Fourth Series of Assemblies of the Member States of WIPO on September 22.

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U.S. statement at the WTO Trade Policy Review of Chinese Taipei

The United States and Chinese Taipei continue to have strong and diverse trade and investment ties. Chinese Taipei is currently the United States’ 12th largest goods trading partner with $63 billion in total two-way trade.

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