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Press Week Ahead February 20-26, 2011

Sunday, February 20, 2011

Ambassador Marantis will travel to Accra, Ghana to meet with government officials and Ghanaian and American stakeholders to discuss bilateral trade and investment cooperation. Discussions will include the U.S.-Ghana Trade and Investment Framework Agreement (TIFA) and the newly created Partnerships for Growth initiative

Accra, Ghana

Open Press Events

Please contact Nefeterius McPherson at nmcpherson@ustr.eop.gov for more information

Tuesday, February 22, 2011

Ambassador Sapiro will travel to San Salvador, El Salvador for the CAFTA-DR Free Trade Commission Meeting

San Salvador, El Salvador

Open Press Events

Please contact Matthew Lawrence at mlawrence@ustr.eop.gov for more information

Wednesday, February 23, 2011

Ambassador Kirk will meet with the Chairman and CEO of Prudential, John Strangfeld

Washington, D.C.

Closed Press

Ambassador Kirk will hold a call with Iowa Governor Terry Branstad to discuss state exports

Washington, D.C.

Closed Press

Ambassador Kirk will travel to Austin, Texas to discuss American exports and jobs

Austin, Texas

Open Press Events

Please contact Matthew Lawrence at mlawrence@ustr.eop.gov for more information

Ambassador Marantis will travel to Monrovia, Liberia to meet with government officials and local stakeholders to discuss bilateral trade and investment cooperation under the U.S.-Liberia TIFA, including increasing Liberia’s participation in the African Growth and Opportunity Act (AGOA) trade preferences

Monrovia, Liberia

Open Press Events

Please contact Nefeterius McPherson at nmcpherson@ustr.eop.gov for more information

Thursday, February 24, 2011

Ambassador Siddiqui will meet with officials from the American Sugar Alliance

Washington, D.C.

Closed Press

*Additional events may be announced throughout the week.