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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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US-Asia Institute 30th Anniversary Gala

Celebrating 30 years of strategic partnerships with Asia, the US-Asia Institute hosted its 30th Anniversary Gala at the United Nations in New York on April 23, 2009. Nearly 250 guests joined the Institute to recognize its achievements over the past three decades, and to honor key individuals who have been influential in U.S.-Asia relations and the Asian American community. Details
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Capitol Hill Forum: Rebalancing Asia’s Growth

A Capitol Hill Forum on rebalancing Asiafs growth was the topic of a US-Asia Institute briefing on April 14, 2009 at the newly opened U.S. Capitol Visitors Center. Guest speaker Dr. Jong-Wha Lee, provided an outline of how the economic recession has affected Asia and offered insight on how to rebalance Asia’s growth. Dr. Lee introduced the annual ADB publication,
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