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Posted byon May 15, 2012 at 2:43 PM EST
The agreement provides significant new access to Colombia’s $180 billion services market, supporting increased opportunities for U.S. service providers
Posted byon May 15, 2012 at 1:23 PM EST
ONDCP is pleased to add our voice of support for the U.S.-Colombia Trade Promotion Agreement, which goes into force today.
Posted byon March 15, 2012 at 9:37 AM EST
The tariff cuts in the agreement will increase exports of American goods by $10-11 billion, supporting an estimated 70,000 jobs across the country
Posted byon March 13, 2012 at 1:41 PM EST
President Obama is taking additional steps to ensure that American products are competing on a level playing field with the rest of the world.
Posted byon March 13, 2012 at 10:46 AM EST
March marks the second anniversary of President Obama’s Executive Order 13534 which created the National Export Initiative (NEI). The President’s goal of doubling exports by the end of 2014 is on track, with exports increasing almost 16% last year to $2.1 trillion.
Posted byon March 12, 2012 at 4:01 PM EST
President Obama announced the National Export Initiative (NEI) two years ago, with the goal of doubling exports by 2014. While it is an ambitious goal to double exports within five years, there are many individual successes of companies finding new markets, new buyers and new opportunities that will help realize this goal. The International Trade Administration invites you to share your export success stories.
Posted byon February 24, 2012 at 10:41 AM EST
Nearly one in five teen drivers reported that they have driven under the influence of marijuana—a figure even higher than surveyed teens that had reported driving after drinking.
Posted byon February 17, 2012 at 5:08 PM EST
John Silvanus Wilson, Jr., Executive Director of the White House Initiative on Historically Black Colleges and Universities, discusses the importance of HBCU's in our community.
Posted byon February 17, 2012 at 3:00 PM EST
President Obama announces new steps to encourage and expand American exports like Boeing's Dreamliner, which represents the promise of American manufacturing.
Posted byon February 7, 2012 at 10:00 AM EST
President Obama today will honor over 100 students from 40 different competitions around the country who have excelled in science and math