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Posted byon July 7, 2014 at 9:45 AM EDT
Following Dr. Biden’s visit to Zambia, she traveled next to the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), her second stop on a three-country visit to Africa.
Posted byon April 10, 2014 at 12:15 PM EDT
This week, the inaugural members of the Presidential Ambassadors for Global Entrepreneurship met for the very first time. Each of these 11 individuals has a unique and valuable perspective that will inform how the group tackles the challenges to entrepreneurial growth at home and abroad.
Posted byon April 4, 2014 at 1:05 PM EDT
President Obama's budget includes a legislative proposal to help law enforcement investigate shell companies that are used by money launderers, corrupt officials, tax evaders, and drug lords to hide millions of dollars offshore.
Posted byon December 19, 2013 at 1:25 PM EDT
The United States and Canada release a new report highlighting the significant progress made over the last year to enhance economic cooperation and to address threats before they reach our common borde
Posted byon December 3, 2013 at 5:47 PM EDT
President Obama hosted President Juan Manuel Santos of Colombia at the White House. Their visit underscored the growing partnership with Colombia, founded on our shared democratic values, deepening economic ties, and our long history of shared security goals.
Posted byon October 30, 2013 at 10:56 AM EDT
The 4th Global Entrepreneurship Summit in Kuala Lumpur highlights the importance of supporting and promoting entrepreneurs at home and overseas
Posted byon August 16, 2013 at 9:45 AM EDT
Senior members of the President’s economic team join trade ministers, civil society, and business leaders from across sub-Saharan Africa to focus on “Sustainable Growth through Trade and Technology” at the African Growth and Opportunity Act Forum.
Posted byon July 25, 2013 at 11:30 AM EDT
Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker recounts her participation in the White House Forum on Global Investment, which highlighted the Obama Administration's support for foreign investment in the United States.
Posted byon June 27, 2013 at 11:30 AM EDT
Yesterday, President Obama, his family, and the U.S. delegation traveled to Senegal, South Africa, and Tanzania, as part of our commitment to invest in Africa’s development and its people. It is my first trip to these countries, and I look forward to meeting new faces from each country.
Posted byon June 19, 2013 at 4:30 PM EDT
Nearly 50 years to the day that President John F. Kennedy delivered his historic speech to a city divided by the Cold War, President Obama speaks to the people of Berlin about the deep and enduring bonds between the United States and Germany.