Here are some of the stories we’ll be covering this week:
On Wednesday, US Trade Representative Michael Froman meets privately with members of the Biotechnology Industry Association, where he is likely to brief them on the status of biotech issues in the TransPacific Partnership negotiations. Also on Wednesday, the Commerce Department will release its report on the US trade balance for July.
Thursday, we’ll be covering the American-Uzbekistan Chamber of Commerce, where Minister for Foreign Economic Relations, Investment and Trade Elyor Ganiev will speak. Bangladesh Foreign Minister Dipu Moni speaks at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace. How the US and Japan can promote prosperity in the Asia Pacific will be the topic of a program sponsored by the US-Japan Research Institute and the Brookings Institution.
Friday, the National Bureau of Asian Research sponsors a program on the US, Japan and the TransPacific Partnership Agreement.