East Asia and the Pacific: Interview With Nattha Komolvadhin of Program: “Tob Jote”

Date: 01/26/2015 Description: Assistant Secretary Daniel Russel's Interview With Nattha Komolvadhin of Program: ''Tob Jote'' - State Dept Image

Introduction (Thai)

Eight months after the May 22, 2014 coup in Thailand, reactions have come from western countries such as the U.S. and EU that have degraded diplomatic and military relationships in Thailand. But today, eight months after the coup, …

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Facts about the EU and palm oil

The EU is a huge and growing market for Indonesian palm oil. Much of the food, cosmetics and many other products consumed by Europeans have a little bit of Indonesia in them in the form of palm oil produced here. …

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The year that was:A summary of the important events in Oman in 2014

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Press Releases: Remarks on Climate Change at COP-20

SECRETARY KERRY: Todd, thank you very, very much. Thank you all for being here. Thank you very much, and it’s a privilege for me to be able to share a few words here on what is, by necessity, a quick …

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Editorial Roundup: Excerpts from recent editorials

Excerpts from recent editorials in newspapers in the United States and abroad:


Nov. 11

News and Observer, Raleigh, North Carolina, on the FCC:

It’s no small irony that President Barack Obama supported protections for an open Internet on the …

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Barroso: Tackling economic crises and global challenges through regional integration

The President of the European Commission, Manuel Barroso, gave a speech entitled “Tackling economic crises and global challenges through regional integration and international cooperation,” at the Reception of the Doctor Honoris Causa, National Economics University in Hanoi, Vietnam, on 25 …

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Speech by President Barroso: Tackling…

Deputy Minister, President, Professor Phạm Mạnh Hùng,Vice Presidents, Professors Phan Công Nghĩa, Trần Thọ Đạt and Phạm Quang Trung,Distinguished guests,Ladies and gentlemen,Students and friends,Let me start by thanking Deputy Minister of Education and Training of Vietnam and President of the …

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Press Releases: U.S. Engagement in the 2014 ASEAN Regional Forum

On August 10 in Nay Pyi Taw, Myanmar, Secretary of State John Kerry led the United States’ delegation to the 21st Meeting of the ASEAN Regional Forum (ARF), an annual gathering of foreign ministers and senior officials representing 26 countries …

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