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John McCain and Norman Lau Kee,  Mongolia Reception, May 20, 2015

Senator John McCain and Norman Lau Kee 25 Years of Mongolian Democracy

2 25 Years of Mongolian Democracy were marked at a special reception held at the US-Asia Institute on May 20, 2015.   Senators John McCain and Sheldon Whitehouse; Representative Jim McDermott; and Deputy Assistant Secretary of State Susan Thornton joined more than 250 guests in celebrating this milestone.         .

A Capitol Hill Reception: “MONGOLIA: 25 YEARS OF DEMOCRACY”

You are cordially invited to a Capitol Hill Reception Celebrating MONGOLIA: 25 YEARS OF DEMOCRACY Special Guest: His Excellency Altangerel Bulgaa Ambassador of Mongolia Wednesday, May 20, 2015 6:30-8:30pm US-Asia Institute 232 East Capitol Street NE Washington, DC 2015 marked a historic milestone in modern day Mongolian history – the 25th anniversary of democracy. To recognize and celebrate this significant
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Lunar New Year Celebration

The US-Asia Institute hosted its Annual Lunar New Year Celebration on February 2, 2012 at the US-Asia Institute in Washington DC. Senator of Hawaii Daniel Akaka was the Guest of Honor in recognition of his 33 years of support and partnership with the US-Asia Institute.  Other speakers included Deputy Under Secretary for International Trade Michelle O’Neill, Congresswomen Judy Chu (D-CA),
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Asian Development Bank Capitol Hill Forum

On September 8, 2009 the USAI hosted another off-the-record briefing with a guest speaker from the Asian Development Bank (ADB). In this session, the Honorable Rajat M. Nag, Managing Director General of the ADB spoke on the topic of “The two faces of Asia: Bridging the Gap between High Growth Economics and the Poor”. Speaker Mr. Rajat M. Nag, Managing
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