Vice President's Schedule - July 25, 2013

In the morning, the President will welcome President Truong Tan Sang of Vietnam to the White House.  The President welcomes the opportunity to discuss with President Sang how to further strengthen our partnership on regional strategic issues and enhance our cooperation with ASEAN.  The President also looks forward to discussing human rights, emerging challenges such as climate change, and the importance of completing a high standard Trans-Pacific Partnership agreement. There will be a pool spray at the bottom of the meeting.

Later in the morning, the President will travel to Jacksonville, Florida. The departure from the South Lawn and the arrival at the Jacksonville International Airport are open press.

While in Jacksonville, the President will tour and deliver remarks at the Jacksonville Port Authority (JAXPORT), where he will lay out his vision for rebuilding an economy that puts the middle class and those fighting to join it front and center.  The President’s remarks will continue a series of important speeches on the economy starting at Knox College in Galesburg, IL, and the University of Central Missouri in Warrensburg, MO.  The President’s tour of the Jacksonville Port Authority will be covered by the travel pool and his remarks will be open press.

In the evening, the President will depart Jacksonville, Florida en route Washington, DC. The departure from Jacksonville International Airport and the arrival on the South Lawn are open press.

Later in the evening, the President will host an Iftar dinner celebrating Ramadan in the State Dining Room. There will be pooled press coverage of the President’s remarks.

In the morning, the Vice President will meet with women teaching and working at the India Institute of Technology (IIT) Bombay in Mumbai. The Vice President will also tour IIT's research and education facilities to learn about innovative programs and research in the areas of nanotechnology and earth sciences such as geochemistry and geochronology. Portions of this visit will be pooled press.

Afterwards, the Vice President and Dr. Biden will depart Mumbai, India, en route Singapore.   

The Vice President and Dr. Biden’s arrival in Singapore at Paya Lebar Air Base at 10:00 PM LOCAL TIME/10:00 AM ET is open press.

 Dr. Jill Biden:

At 9:45 AM LOCAL TIME/12:15 AM ET, Dr. Biden will visit the Anjuman-i-Islam’s Saif Tyabji Girls School, an all-girls Muslim school founded in 1938 that serves 5,500 students in grades K–12. Dr. Biden will meet with high school age students in an English class and then speak to students about the importance of education and the opportunities their education will provide. This event is open to pre-credentialed media. 

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Thursday, July 25 2013

All Times ET
10:00 am
The Vice President and Dr. Biden’s arrive in Singapore
Local Event Time:
10:00 PM
Paya Lebar Air Base
In-Town
Pool Call Time: 
9:30 AM
Wires: 
AP, Reuters, Bloomberg
Wire Photos: 
AP, Reuters, AFP
TV Corr & Crew: 
CBS
Print: 
CS Monitor
Radio: 
FOX
Out of Town
Wires: 
AP, Reuters, Bloomberg
Wire Photos: 
AP, Reuters, AFP
TV Corr & Crew: 
CBS
Print: 
Dallas Morning News
Radio: 
NBC