Monthly Archives: May 2014

Press Briefing by Press Secretary Jay Carney, 5/29/2014

The White House

Office of the Press Secretary

For Immediate Release

May 29, 2014

James S. Brady Press Briefing Room

1:37 P.M. EDT

MR. CARNEY:  Good afternoon, ladies and gentlemen.  Thank you for your patience -- I apologize for the delay.  Before I take your

Speeches: Interview With Gwen Ifill of PBS NewsHour

QUESTION: Mr. Secretary, thank you for joining us.

SECRETARY KERRY: Happy to be with you.

QUESTION: I want to start with a little bit of the news of the day. Overnight, there have been mounting calls for the Secretary of Veterans Affairs

Daily Press Briefings : Daily Press Briefing – May 29, 2014

1:49 p.m. EDT

MS. PSAKI: Hi, everyone. Okay. I have two items for all of you at the top.

During a phone call with Foreign Minister Lavrov yesterday afternoon, Secretary Kerry expressed concern with the delay in the ongoing efforts to

East Asia and the Pacific: U.S. Policy Towards East Asia and the Pacific

It’s a pleasure to be here with the Baltimore Council on Foreign Affairs to discuss U.S. policy toward East Asia and the Pacific. I appreciate the opportunity to be here tonight, because I believe it’s important to explain our policies;

Innovation and technology to shape future of peacekeeping

29 May 2014

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Edmond Mulet (second from right), Assistant Secretary-General for Peacekeeping Operations briefed by officials of the UN Interim Force in Lebanon (UNIFIL) on the Blue Line

VN to export dragon fruit to New Zealand

15:37 | 28/05/2014

VGP – Viet Nam and New Zealand on May 28 signed an official assurance program for the export of Vietnamese dragon fruit, making it the first and only country approved to sell the fruit in New Zealand.

Speaking at the

Squire Sanders and Patton Boggs Announce Agreement to Combine Firms

-- Operating under the name Squire Patton Boggs, the combined firm will offer clients one of the industry's broadest and deepest practice offerings as part of a truly global platform spanning 45 offices in 21 countries. WASHINGTON, May 27, 2014 /PRNew...

Aquatic exports to RoK enjoy surge

10:54 | 26/05/2014

VGP – Viet Nam’s aquatic exports to the Republic of Korea (RoK) in the first quarter of 2014 reached US$129 million, up 56% compared to the same period a year earlier.

Thai Army Demanded To Show Proof Of Safety Of Detained Red Shirts

-- Red Shirt Legal Counsel Robert Amsterdam Calls for International Action in Response to Illegal Military Coup LONDON, May 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Following the declaration of an illegal military coup by the Royal Army of Thailand on Thursday, legal...

Press Releases: Remarks at CleanTech Challenge

SECRETARY KERRY: (Applause.) Muy buenas noches a todos. (Inaudible.) (Laughter.) (Inaudible.) What an enormous pleasure for me to be here. I’m really delighted to be able to join you, and I hope everybody can hear me. Can you all hear?