Category: International

Minority Business Development Agency Celebrates Asian Pacific American Heritage Month

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The U.S. Department of Commerce’s Minority Business Development Agency (MBDA) celebrated Asian Pacific American Heritage Month (APAHM) with a day-long celebration Tuesday, May 15 featuring remarks from White House officials, panels focused on supplier partnerships and procurement, as well as discussions on the successes and challenges […]


On behalf of the Government of the United States of America, I extend my warmest congratulations to all Norwegians on your 204th anniversary of Constitution Day. Norway is one of the United States’ strongest partners and Allies. We admire your leadership in NATO, the UN, and in the […]


Amitrajeet A. Batabyal Rochester Institute of Technology The U.S. and China are locked in negotiations both sides say they hope will avert a painful trade war. The Trump administration has threatened to impose a series of tariffs unless China agrees to limit what he calls “its illicit trade […]

Library of Congress and Bibliothèque Nationale de France Announce Collaboration on International Digital Content

Librarian of Congress Carla Hayden and Laurence Engel, president of the Bibliothèque National de France (BnF), today announced a collaboration between the Library of Congress and the BnF to provide digital content for a new online space for collections relating to shared French-American history. The initiative will also be supported by other U.S. organizations, including the […]