Archive for the 'ASEAN' Category

Drugs Past, Present and Future: Drug-Free ASEAN 2015?

Drugs Past, Present and Future: Drug-Free ASEAN 2015? Wednesday December 10th, 2014 10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. US-Asia Institute Speakers: Dr. Vanda Felbab-Brown, the Brookings Institution; Mr. Saroj Thanasunti, Minister and Deputy Chief of Mission, Embassy of Thailand Moderator: Liana Rosen, Congressional Research Service   In the past many Southeast Asian countries have had extensive problems with drug trafficking and production.
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ASEAN 101: Economics and Trade: Key Trade Negotiations in the Southeast Asia Region

On June 4, 2013, the US-Asia Institute, the US-ASEAN Business Council, and the National Foreign Trade Council co-hosted a Capitol Hill Breakfast Forum on ASEAN: Economics and Trade: Key Trade Negotiations in the Southeast Asia Region. This is the 3rd panel in a four-part series focused on the importance of ASEAN to the United States, specifically highlighting the impact of trade
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ASEAN 101: The Role of Southeast Asia in the US Recovery: US Investments in ASEAN (Part II)

On May 13, 2013, the US-Asia Institute and the US-ASEAN Business Council co-hosted a Breakfast Capitol Hill Forum on ASEAN: The Role of Southeast Asia in the US Recovery and US Investments in ASEAN. This is the 2nd panel in a four-part series focused on the importance of ASEAN to the United States, specifically highlighting the impact of trade and
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The Asia-Pacific Moving Forward: Unrest, Uncertainty, and the Pivot

Thank you for joining us for an off-the-record briefing which addressed recent tensions in the Asia Pacific, including the territorial conflicts of the South China Sea and the Senkaku/Diaoyu islands, how these are affected by the US pivot towards the Asia Pacific, and what are some potential outcomes moving forward.  Speakers: Moderator: Ben Dolven, Congressional Research Service Japan Expert: Dr.
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